Sometimes I Ponder on these things base on my personal views about life and reality;
Many people lose themselves in search of what is missing in their lives.
Many lose their moral limb while searching for the “missing rib”!
Some lose their health while searching for material wealth.
Some have lost their integrity while looking for wealth.
Don’t lose your mind because the job is lost.
Don’t lose your children while searching for their school fees.
Don’t lose your ministry while searching for tithes and offerings.
Don’t lose your mantle while searching for a title.
When those things are eventually discovered or acquired, greater things (yourself, relationship, character, values & virtues) would have probably dissolved!
When you eventually hammer that deal, will your nail still be strong enough to hold the woods of your integrity in a proper frame?
By the time you get popular, will you not be strange to dignity?
By the time you get that visa or fame, will your passport to purity not have been torn?
When you eventually make the money, will your marriage/friendship/relationships still have meaning?
In the process of losing yourself remember this two powerful things
Here is a simple question for my viewers, readers and my fellow bloggers.
What are the things you lose during your struggle and how did you overcome it?
Please let me know all your reactions, views and insights in the comment box below!
Kogwuonye Patrick Onyeka
University of Benin