We should use our time, talents and treasures to serve others.
"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms." 1 Peter 4:10
We give willingly and from the heart.
"Each of us should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver." 2 Corinthians 9:7
We give to carryout the mission of the church.
"Go and make disciples of all nations..." Matthew 28:19