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Jesus: The SME Tekton from Nazareth

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in Business, Hits 156

Lets take a look at Jesus as the head of the family business

Jesus: The SME Tekton from Nazareth

When it comes to connecting with various people, Jesus would be the most cosmopolitan and familiar to have walked this earth. I say familiar because everybody who met him felt they had something in common with him. He was a real man's man but women also knew that he was the "one" with compassion and the "one" to be trusted.

If we go back to Jesus' childhood we know that his earthly father, Joseph, was a carpenter and Jesus followed in his father's footsteps to run the family business.

Jesus was not poor, so why does the Church say He was?

13 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, Business, Hits 673

The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests - Matt 8:20

Jesus was not poor, so why does the Church say He was?

When discussing if Jesus’ was poor prior to and during his ministry, the immediate response I have received over the past five years is as follows:

The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man has no where to lay his head - Matthew 8:20

I came across the information below which seems to make complete sense; however, I am confused as to why so many Church leaders quote the same Scripture yet view it completely differently than below?

Is Business 'For' God or 'Of' God?

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, Business, Hits 901

Sometimes we have to look backwards to know that we're moving forwards in the right direction.

Is Business 'For' God or 'Of' God?

Twenty years ago I had a quadruple heart bypass.  Ten years ago I was told by a cardiac consultant to stop drinking alcohol and lose 30kgs.  In the same year 2006, I came up with an idea for a book and a new business.

If you take a look at the About pages you can find out a bit more about my background, but in a nutshell, I've been self-employed since 1987 in the business to business arena.

If Christianity is Relevant to Business, then where should I Start?

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, Business, Hits 398

Why should I care about who Jesus is and what he did.

If Christianity is Relevant to Business, then where should I Start?

The world is full of noise and distractions, which means who ever shouts the loudest gets heard. So when it comes to faith, business people have been bludgeoned in to thinking they should ignore faith because they’re too intelligent and too busy for all that and are therefore particularly adept at side-stepping anything to do with faith.

For me, I look at this faith "thing" as good from God and bad from satan. Continue reading and see what you think by the end...

How to Forgive in Business and Why

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in Relationships, Business, Hits 452

If you can't forgive, how can God forgive you? Pretty harsh, but true!

How to Forgive in Business and Why

The point of these blog articles is to apply the rules and precepts that God has presented us with and use them to help guide and drive our businesses forward.

One of the biggest problems owning and running a business is being wound up by staff, suppliers or even customers, but we have to get to that "state" that we can naturally forgive.

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