Building the Kingdom through Business
Author: Manoj Raithatha, Bridget Adams, Mats Tunehag, Ram Gidoomal
Format: Kindle Edition
Publisher: Instant Apostle
Release Date: April 12, 2012
This book sets out to answer one question. If it’s business that shapes the world, then how can we use it to shape the world for good and for God?
Against the background of an international debate on business ethics and more just societies, this book looks at Godly business in Biblical, historical and practical ways. It includes advice on starting a business, and case studies of businesses already making a difference..There are lessons to be learned! And the world needs us to learn them. As Dr David Landrum from the UK Evangelical Alliance says:
“Our most hurting and broken communities in the UK need Kingdom-oriented businesses...If we want to see transformed lives, we need to see business as mission- and take a lead”
If you want to discover a new way of doing business then this book is for you. Whether you are a would be entrepreneur, a church leader with a vision that mission can be different or simply someone who wants to catch the new wave of what God is up to in the world of business, read this book and be inspired!
About the authors;
Manoj Raithatha has been a teacher, a Bafta award winning TV writer and a successful property entrepreneur. Raised a Hindu, he has been a Christian since 2008, and today continues to run his business while heading up the South Asian Forum (SAF), a grouping within the UK Evangelical Alliance, set up to equip the Church to share the good news of Jesus with Asians.
Bridget Adams has been a research scientist, a businesswoman in hi-tech and engineering companies and a freelance business consultant. She is now a priest in the Church of England and works to develop and network Christian run businesses through WorkPlace Inspired.