Investment has a deffinition in our society which is opposed to the deffinition that exists within the kingdom of god. within our culture we invest to get something out of it, we seek to forward ourselves,we invest for our own gain, but the Kingdom fo god is totally different.
in the Kingdom we invest to see the Kingdom grow, we invest into others, not for our own benefit, but for the advancement of the Kingdom fo god. Inbestment of time, means the growttionship, the growth of showing that we and God are concerned, bothered about that pend that we care.
Financial investment into mssion, and discipleship, and into people, shows the advncement of the Kingdom fo god.
Investment is often costly, there is often a challenge, but yet we are still called to invest, invest in what god , invest in the advancement of the God, and investt in people.
Investment is oftten sacreficial, meaning that we have to sacrefice other things to invest in the places where God wants us to invest.
Through costly sacreficial investment, we firstly see the Kingdom grow, and move forward in people's lives, but we alsosee god honouring the investment that we make, and blessing us in a ways that maybe we hadn't even expected or thought.
whetthat God is calling us to invest at this time?
What is ti that we are called to sacrefice at this time for ensure proper investment?
What are the barriers to us embracing costly sacreficial investment in our lives?