Building the right beams and foundations

We are all familiar with the parable of the house built on the sand – you know, the man built his house on the sand and when the storm came it beat on that house and the house fell down. You can find it in Matthew 7:24-27.

Jesus says if we build on the Rock our house will withstand the storm. The house is a representation of our lives, but have we ever stopped to think about how it relates to our business?

In kingdom business there is no separation of the life and the business. In my role as a minister I often get asked to go and pray over the launch of a business because the owner naturally wants it to be blessed. Instead I always feel the need to refer to the life of the person: Is your life grounded in Christ? Is it built on the right foundation? That is of utmost importance because the blessing of the business will come out of the blessing on your life. When God blesses your life, He doesn’t compartmentalise it: He blesses it all! Continue reading “Building the right beams and foundations”