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1. God continually opens His hand to impart blessing.  (1 Timothy 6:17)

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We’re called to delight in blessing others.

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God’s blessings are never entirely personal; they’re meant to be passed forward.  (Matthew 10:8)

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God’s blessings aren’t fully ours until we pass them forward!

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God's blessings aren't fully ours until we appreciate their value.

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If we keep a blessing entirely to ourselves we effectively lose it.

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One measure of faithfulness to God is the extent to which we pass His blessings forward.

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Abraham intentionally embraced new challenges in order to pass God’s blessing forward.

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Abraham equipped the next generation through his generosity.

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For God’s people, death is not a period. It’s only a comma. (2 Corinthians 5:8)

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 Death is not the great equalizer!  Heaven is not a place of equally-distributed participation trophies; it’s a place of varying rewards based upon faithfulness.  (1 Corinthians 3:8)

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