Our church is God’s own house. Our giving is God’s own test. And our blessings are God’s own "much."

Notes And Next Steps

Malachi 3:10 + Part 6 of the series “Ten For Ten"

God accuses people of robbing him.

God’s house.

“Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house.” (Malachi 3:10)

God’s test.

“Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty. (Malachi 3:10)

God’s much.

“See if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.” (Malachi 3:10)


  1. Read Matthew 20:21. What is the promise?
  2. Read John 15:5. What is the promise?
  3. Relate these two to the time when Jesus told Peter to walk on water. What was so amazing about this?
  4. Wrapping it all up. What have you learned about firstfruits giving? proportionate giving? sacrificial giving?
  5. Learn more about the book of Malachi and the 6 conversations between the people and God, with his final words. Watch this Bible Project video


CrossLife family members, thank you for your Ten for Ten giving plans submitted today sealed in a sealed envelope. Envelopes will remain sealed, then returned to you after 10 weeks. Watch for encouragements from God’s Word during the 10 weeks of firstfruits, proportionate, and sacrificial giving!