Then Caleb quieted the people before Moses, and said, “Let us go up at once and take possession, for we are well able to overcome it” – Numbers 13:30
Have you ever wondered why God sent the children of Israel to possess a land that was already occupied? He is God, why not create a new territory for them or send them to a territory that is not yet occupied especially since this was early enough where most of the earth was still empty? He wanted to get rid of the “-ites” and show Himself mighty. Are you in an industry with lots of competition? How should you approach your competition?
One of the things we teach in Biblical Entrepreneurship is that as kingdom business stewards we are not to be competitive but rather cooperative. However, one of the problems with this concept is that it can create a lack of understanding in dealing with business competitors or even acknowledging that we will have competitors. Being cooperative does not ignore the reality that we will have competitors but rather it gives us the mindset that we ought to have when dealing with competitors. Log in to read the full article