For many, the grace of receiving can prove to be more difficult to learn than the grace of giving. In fact, it seems for those who have developed their grace of giving, they often struggle with demonstrating the grace of receiving. In other words, the more gracious the giver, the less gracious the receiver.
A biblical approach to life cannot focus simply on maximizing what you will keep for yourself and your family. You must also strive to address the deeper issues of your life’s purpose—what can you do to maximize your blessing to others?