Scripture: Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy,and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven,where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:19-21
1. Substitute for the things we value! Matthew 13:44,
- Your money shows your values!
- Do we value God enough to spend our money on Him or His priorities?
2. Shows out Transformation! Luke19:8
- When God changes our hearts, He changes the way we use money!
- How is God’s work in your life shown through your use of money?
3. Signifies our Service and our Master: Matthew 6:24-25
- Everyone has one true Master, You cannot serve God and money!
- You love and are devoted to one!
- You hate and despise the other!
- Life is more than food, body, and clothes! So don’t worry about it!
4. Smart (Spiritually Intelligent) Builder: 1 Corinthians 3:10
- Build on Christ!
- Build for Christ!
- Build for Heaven!
- Give your material wealth to help meet physical and spiritual needs now!