And sadly this is not true in other religions. Passing a collection plate or having to pay the preacher for something you need. That's also why the bible tells us God will have vengeance on those fleecing his sheep.
"The joy of God is my strength." Nehemiah MSG "He continued, "Go home and prepare a feast, holiday food and drink; and share it with those who don't have anything: This day is holy to God. The joy of God is your strength!