Luke 14:28 “But don’t begin until you count the cost. For who would begin construction of a building without first calculating the cost to see if there is enough money to finish it?
We cannot not underestimate having a logical game plan in life. Dream big it’s free but to start working your way to fulfill that dream requires the discipline of counting the cost.
To be committed to something means to count the cost of the commitment.
You cannot commit to something without the cost of commitment.
In leading the church, I had to count the cost. Saying yes and envisioning a growing church is free but to lead day in day out requires commitment.
In leading your family, count the cost. it would take a lot of sacrifice of your me-time and my lifestyle as a single before to be able to spend more time with my wife and kids. I am not complaining because I know what I am committed to and I am happily committed.
In living healthy, I have to count the cost and the calories. It is the most basic secret of weight loss. Watch what you eat and exercise regularly. It takes more than a pill to live healthy – exercise and good eating habits would be required of us.
You want to start a revolution. Want to be the change where you are? Start counting the cost!