2 Corinthians 7,8,9,10
“He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will supply and multiply your seed for sowing and increase the harvest of your righteousness.” (2 Corinthians 9:10)
There is actually provided for me not only bread to eat but also seed for sowing. There is a specific usage for a seed that is given. It is not for any other use. He will supply seed to sow, and He will supply seed to eat.
I remember going to the Catholic Church and my dad giving me some money to put in the offering when it came around. I wouldn’t dare think of slipping it into my pocket for my own use. It was holy. So, too, the Lord will give me consecrated seed and I cannot let it get mixed with my own accounts. Now, He supplies both accounts, bread for eating, and seed for sowing, but I cannot co-mingle the accounts.
This is what the “tithe” is… seed He provided for sowing. I want to be sure that I have a harvest coming up, so I must be faithful. Then I will be sure to have a harvest, and the grander the harvest, the better!
Lord, please instill this principle deep within my spirit that I may sow a seed and it increase the harvest of my righteousness.
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