Ask for Permission, Not Forgiveness!
The best option for any building renovation, repurposing or new construction is always to follow the Biblical example of Nehemiah and ask permission before designing, planning or performing any work.
Permissions for building date back to the days of the Bible. Nehemiah recognized the need for rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem. He was broken, and God placed a desire and clear vision within his heart of how to go about this construction project.
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