2 Corinthians 8:11
Good News Translation
On with it, then, and finish the job! Be as eager to finish it as you were to plan it, and do it with what you now have.

Contemporary English Version
I think you should finish what you started. If you give according to what you have, you will prove you are as eager to give as you were to think about giving.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Now therefore perform ye it also in deed: that as your mind is forward to be willing, so it may be also to perform, out of that which you have.

New American Bible
complete it now, so that your eager willingness may be matched by your completion of it out of what you have.

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Now therefore perform ye it also in deed: that as your mind is forward to be willing, so it may be also to perform, out of that which you have.

Context
Christ's Example
10And herein I give my advice: for this is profitable for you who have begun not only to do but also to be willing, a year ago. 11Now therefore perform ye it also in deed: that as your mind is forward to be willing, so it may be also to perform, out of that which you have. 12For if the will be forward, it is accepted according to that which a man hath: not according to that which he hath not.…
Cross References
Exodus 25:2
Speak to the children of Israel, that they bring firstfruits to me: of every man that offereth of his own accord, you shall take them.

2 Corinthians 8:3
For according to their power (I bear them witness) and beyond their power, they were willing:

2 Corinthians 8:12
For if the will be forward, it is accepted according to that which a man hath: not according to that which he hath not.

2 Corinthians 8:19
And not that only: but he was also ordained by the churches companion of our travels, for this grace, which is administered by us, to the glory of the Lord and our determined will:

2 Corinthians 9:2
For I know your forward mind: for which I boast of you to the Macedonians, that Achaia also is ready from the year past. And your emulation hath provoked very many.

Additional Translations
Now finish the work, so that you may complete it just as eagerly as you began, according to your means.

And now also complete the doing, so that just as there was the readiness to will, so also there may be to complete, out of that which you have.

Now therefore perform the doing of it; that as there was a readiness to will, so there may be a performance also out of that which you have.

But now complete the doing also; that as there was the readiness to will, so there may be the completion also out of your ability.

But now also complete the doing of it; so that as [there was] the readiness to be willing, so also to complete out of what ye have.

But now complete the doing also; that as there was the readiness to will, so there may be the completion also out of your ability.

Now therefore finish the doing of it; that as there was a readiness to will, so there may be a performance also out of that which ye have.

And now complete the doing also, in order that, just as there was then the eagerness in desiring, there may now be the accomplishment in proportion to your means.

But now complete the doing also, that as there was the readiness to be willing, so there may be the completion also out of your ability.

and now also finish doing it, that even as there is the readiness of the will, so also the finishing, out of that which ye have,
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