Here it is in browse:
Are there any records in Church Gifts? You could get this result if there are no records in that table.
Are there any records in Church Gifts that are related to the current record in your layout's underlying table? This also could produce an empty portal.
Is "allow creation of records via this relationship" enabled for Church Gifts in the relationship on which this portal is based? If there are no related records and this check box is not selected (Double click relationship line in Manage | database | relationships) then you would get what you show in your screen shots.