There are many ways to fall into greed. Watch out for them, because they will kill you faster than any doctrinal error. (Luke 12:15)
Greed is the entrepreneur who saves for his future, but doesn’t give to the poor. (Luke 12:16-20)
Greed is the wealthy man who steps over the homeless daily without giving them a thought. (Luke 16:19-21)
Greed is focusing on theology and not on creating justice or giving mercy to those who need it. (Matthew 23:23)
Greed is collecting money instead of relationships that will open the door to God’s kingdom. (Luke 16:9)
Greed is making excuses when a poor person asks you for help. (I John 3:17).
It is anytime you keep for yourself instead of giving to someone who is worse off than you. (Luke 12:33)
Greed isn’t good. Greed kills.