No one likes to be hindered. We all want to operate, compete, or work at our fullest capacity—whether we are a student, athlete, salesmen, or parent. Like playing a guitar with a broken string or auto racing with 7 cylinders instead of 8 … it won’t be long before we pursue solutions in order to get back in working order.
What happens next is astounding. Scripture records that Jesus reached over and healed the servant’s ear that Peter damaged. Not only did Jesus love His enemy, but He also covered up His disciples major blunder. Can you imagine how that impacted Peter?
It is a known and unfortunate habit of many struggling businesses, that when money gets tight the first thing they cut is spending on advertising and marketing. However, business consultants say this is exactly what you do not want to do! If anything, you should increase advertising during tough times, because new customers and sales is vital to a business’ rebound.