Commitment involves not just our heads, our hearts, and our hands, but our pockets as well. Where and how we spend our money is a fair indication of what is important to us.
As part of belonging it is important that we plan regular giving to the church. Planned giving also helps the church to plan its finances too.
The Bible teaches us to give generously to God’s work with the expectation of a tithe (10% of income) being normal. It is between you and God what you decide your level of giving to be.