Wealth is increasingly and unfairly concentrated among a privileged few. Jesus said: “Watch out! Life does not consist in an abundance of possessions”.
Whenever God breaks into the world, there is an adverse reaction from the ruling powers.
It's often essential in life to fight on without wasting a second, especially in the spiritual realm.
Everyone should serve as they are able, and in that way they will gain approval from God himself, and our gratitude too.