"Don't collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.
But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don't break in and steal.
There is a sickening tragedy I have seen under the sun: wealth kept by its owner to his harm.
I will do this,' he said. 'I'll tear down my barns and build bigger ones and store all my grain and my goods there.
But her profits and wages will be dedicated to the Lord. They will not be stored or saved, for her profit will go to those who live in the Lord's presence, to provide them with ample food and sacred clothing.
Are there still the treasures of wickedness and the accursed short measure in the house of the wicked?
"That's how it is with the one who stores up treasure for himself and is not rich toward God."
2 Corinthians 12:14
Look! I am ready to come to you this third time. I will not burden you, for I am not seeking what is yours, but you. For children are not obligated to save up for their parents, but parents for their children.
your silver and gold are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You stored up treasure in the last days!