With money we buy and sell—it is the economic system of this world. We use money as currency. We work at jobs to earn money to purchase food, clothing, shelter and “things”. n We pay our taxes; n we spend our money on needs and wants; n we use money to pay our debts; n we save money for fun things and emergencies; n we invest money for our future; and n we give to God and others. C H A P T E R 2 Living Counter- culturally 1 1 | u n m a s k i n g m a m m o n Unmasking_Mammon_book_4.5.indd 11 2018-07-11 7:41 AM