The foundation - also represented by the bestowment (to a steward) of certain talents (wealth).
To properly build a strong and stable structure we must always start with a solid foundation.
This foundation (whose cornerstone is Christ) is the basis on which all the rest of life will be built.
The size, complexity, and stability of the structure is strictly limited by the quality and integrity of the foundation.
It behooves us then to become fully aware of the talents with wich we have been entrusted. Then, we must focus on the integrity and solidity of our foundation.
In the 3 named phases of life - this is the one that takes us form infant to child. This is the one we refer to as