The owner of a small business, a friend of the poet James Edward, met him on the street and asked him Mr James, I need to sell my small farm, the one you know so well. Could you please, write an announcement for me on the paper?
James wrote, for sale, a beautiful property,, where birds sing at dawn in extensive woodland, bi-sected by the brilliant and sparkling waters of a large stream, the house is bathed by the rising sun. It offers tranquil shade in the evenings on the veranda.
Some time later, the poet met his friend and asked whether he had sold the property? To which he replied, I’ve changed my mind, when I read what you have written, I realized the treasure that was mine.
Sometimes we underestimate the good things we have. Chasing after the miracles of false treasures. We after see people letting go of their children, their families, their spouses, their friends, their profession, their joy, their peace. He gave us those things as free gift.
Value what God has given to you and don’t expect anyone to come and remind you of the value or importance of what you have before you know the worth. God has blessed us with many things which we place little or no value. Like the saying goes, ”until one lost what he has he will not know the
Father, I give You all the praises for all the good things and blessings that You have surrounded us with. Help us to value what You have given to us in the name of Jesus Christ.