Ezra was an incredible entrepreneur: he managed to convince the King of Persia, his lord and the people of Israel to finance his project to restore Jerusalem.
He raised the equivalent of millions in gold and silver. But he made sure not to touch it until it had been brought to the temple to be weighed.
A good steward knows what they have so they can best use their resources.
How in control of your finances do you feel? Are you sure of what you have, or do they feel out of control?
Today’s thought-for-the-day is from David