A minister friend of mine put in his weekly newsletter this scripture:
Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. 2 Corinthians 9:7
I was always told that if we don’t have a cheerful heart in giving, that does not mean we should not give, but that we should examine our hearts as to WHY we don’t have a cheerful heart in giving and ask God to give us that heart as we give anyway.
As John Maxwell says, “It’s just a thought…”