(Matthew 10:8)


I. No Compulsion

1. Esther 1:1-8

2. 2 Corinthians 9:6-10

3. Philemon 10-14


Under the Law the Tithe was Mandatory (Obligatory). The Law of Moses required tithing. Israelites gave 10% annually to the Levites, 10% annually on feasts for worship, and 10% every third year for the Levites and poor. They gave about 23 1/3% annually.


II. No Obligation 

1. Numbers 32:16-22

2. Acts 20:33-35


III. As God Moves You (Freewill)

1. Exodus 35:20-29

2. Deuteronomy 16:9-12


IV. Epilogue –– Its between you and God

“Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you” (Luke 6:38)