Why we tithe…


What is a tithe?

The word, “tithe” literally means tenth or ten percent. A tithe is the first 10% of your income.


How is tithe different from offering?   

An offering is anything you give above and beyond the 10% tithe.


What is the purpose of tithing?

The Bible says the purpose of tithing is to teach you always to put God first in your lives (Deuteronomy 14:23). Tithing is a reminder that God is the supplier of everything we have.

What is online giving?

Online giving is the ability to give a one-time donation or schedule recurring donations by using your savings or checking account, debit or credit card.

Is it safe to give online?

Yes. In many ways, online is safer than writing a check in that an electronic gift cannot be lost or stolen.

Are there any fees involved with giving online?

Online gifts are often a more cost efficient way for the church to process donations. There are different fees with the various methods (except for an automatic deposit) which do not personally charge you, however, they do take a small amount from your gift to the church.

How to give online

Click here to give online via credit card or bank withdrawal with a one time or recurring contribution.

How to give via text

Text 84321 to give via credit card or bank withdrawal with a one time or recurring contribution..

Interested in direct depositing your tithe?

Download this ACH form and email it back to kristi@limacrossroads.org!