2 verses

Prov 18:16

(NIV)
A gift opens the way
and ushers the giver into the presence of the great.
(ESV)
A man’s gift makes room for him
and brings him before the great.

2Cor 9:7

(NIV)
Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
(ESV)
Each one must give as he has decided in his heart not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
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