The scriptures talks about a pearl of a great price in God’s kingdom, which can turn the fortune of any business man around Mat. 13:44-46. In essence, in God’s kingdom that is the “capital” that the believer need for success in the business.
What is this Pearl of Great Price?
Wisdom is identified in scriptures as the covenant factor for building great business Pro. 24:3-5. Also, the scriptures make us to understand that wisdom is the principal thing for exploit in life, and business Pro. 4:7-9. Therefore, divine wisdom is a pearl of great price, which when a believer lay hold on will turn him in greatness in his business 1Cor. 2:6-10.
What is divine wisdom?
It is the correct application of scriptures to life to deliver good report Mat. 7:24-27.
Inspiration is the principal channel for the accessing divine wisdom; and it is the move of the Holy Spirit in the mental system of the believer connecting him to the mind of God on an issue of interest Job 32:7-8; Dan. 5:11-12.
Some of the wisdom for business exploits.
In essence, what are the things the scriptures say, which when the believer put to work in his business will empower him to command great results in the business.
Every believer that desires greatness in business must be faithful in tithing his business. This was one of the secrets behind Abraham’s greatness Gen. 14:18-20; Heb. 7:1-3. Tithing opens the windows of heaven, pours heaven blessing, rebukes the devourer, and invokes divine favour Mal. 3:10-12. All of these result into divine ideas, which lead to great accomplishment in business. Remember, men of ideas rule the world, and when the ideas are from above, they deliver above other ideas Jn. 3:31.
FOR EVERY BUSINESS PERSON MAKING THE CHOICE TO BE FAITHFUL IN HIS BUSINESS TITHE HENCEFORTH, DIVINE IDEAS SHALL BEGIN TO FLOOD YOUR LIFE!
Every believer whose desire is to command outstanding success in business must make his business to be involve in promoting God’s kingdom. Serving God and the interest of His kingdom invokes God’s blessing on the believer and his business Exo. 23:25. The blessing is the power or ability to success in spite of all odds, obstacles and unfriendly business environ Job 36:11. Job became the greatest business man in his days, on the platform of service Job. 1:1-3; 29:4-15. Therefore, vote a percentage of your business’ profit for promoting God’s kingdom; soul winning and gathering, soul establishment, helping the needy among the brethren etc.
In this commission, we have too many testimonies of those that gave themselves to pursue kingdom advancement and there business exploded into another level.
It is only when God directs that the believer has the guarantee of profit in business Isa. 48:17. If every believer in business will seek for God’s direction concerning every step in his business, and will commit to do only what God directs, we will have more business moguls rise in the church Deu. 32:9-13.
Diligence means hard work towards defined target; it will make a great man out of a believer in business Pro. 22:29. Diligence also means going all the way to deliver a desired result 1Cor. 15:10. Diligence can also be defined as, working until it works. This was a major secret of Isaac that made him to succeed in the midst of draught when others were failing Gen. 26:12-14, 15-22.
Skill refers to competences; the ability to do your work well. A business man that is skilful does not need much advert to do well in his business; his skill will announce him 1Sam. 16:16,18-19. Skill is not a gift, it is developed through learning and practice. Some people have not made any improvement on their skill in business, but they are praying for business growth. Such prayer may never be answered, because what they need is to go for training, seminars, certificate courses e.tc. to enhance their skill for business exploits.
Every believer that will command great result in business must have right business connections Psa. 1:1-3; Pro. 27:17. There are three (3) important business connections or relationships every businessman must have for exploits.
Integrity means honesty and moral standard; it is vital for exploits in business Acts. 6:3,7. Job became the greatest businessman of his days on the platform of integrity Job 1:1-3. Integrity earns a businessman the trust and confidence of his customers and clients, which are essential for success in business. No matter how skilful a businessman is, when he lacks integrity, he has lost trust and he will only keep struggling in his business.
In conclusion, a close look at the ‘wisdom for business exploits’ will reveal that any man can rise to become a giant in business and life. It simply demands that one accept the responsibility for it. You are the next business giant that shall rise!
To anyone reading this that will love to give his/her life to Christ, pray this prayer loudly with me from your heart: “Lord Jesus, I surrender my life to you today. Forgive me my sins; wash me with your blood. I believe you died for me and on the third day you rose again that I may be justified. Right now, I believe that my sins are forgiven; I’m justified by your blood; I’m born-again; I’m saved; I’m a child of God; I’m free from the power of sin to serve the living God. Thank you, Jesus, for receiving me; thank you Jesus for restoring me; thank you Jesus for saving me.”