Motivation plays an important role in Proverbs 10-Proverbs 15. It is also a critical issue for parents, teachers, and employers. In this article, the author attempts to make a contribution to how motivation functions in the book of Proverbs.
This article discusses three situations in which a church building should not build: wrong motivation for building, alternatives that are better than building or increased risk for financial struggles after building. The author makes recommendations for what to consider prior to starting building.