17 Teach those who are rich in this world not to be proud and not to trust in their money, which is so unreliable. Their trust should be in God, who richly gives us all we need for our enjoyment.
18 Tell them to use their money to do good. They should be rich in good works and generous to those in need, always being ready to share with others.
19 By doing this they will be storing up their treasure as a good foundation for the future so that they may experience true life.
I Timothy 6:17-19 (NLT)
The purpose of getting your finances in order and building wealth is so that you can be a blessing to God and others.
You see, it’s not just about you and me.
So using the passage quoted above, here is how I summarize the purpose of wealth: