It is Not the Gift, But the Thought that Counts

I remember as a kid putting together my Christmas list every year, just like many kids do. At that age it was all about me. As I got to be an older kid I started making two lists; one for me, and one for those in my family. But still being a kid, I had very little money to buy presents with, which was disappointing to me.

It is not the gift, but the thought that counts. – Bible or Not?

I recall being taught by my mother at this young age that it wasn’t the size or cost of the gift, but it was the thought behind it that counted. What a relief! Well, it’s the same with God. Find out if this quote is from the Bible or Not, and the Biblical perspective on both giving and receiving gifts this Christmas time.

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