There is a general misconception that you have to be rich to give or show mercy. A study by Charities Aid Foundation in 2014, dispelled that myth. They found poor nations had a higher world giving index than most wealthy nations.
In this video, Edmond Sanganyado discusses 5 characteristics of a merciful person. The size of one's wallet is not one of them. Church leaders need to learn the 5 marks of an effective ministry of mercy.