The Three Trees
God has His plans for you, but executed in His perfect timing because
???as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your
ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” Is 55:9
Once there were 3 trees on a hill in the woods.
They were discussing their hopes and dreams when the first tree said, “Someday I hope to be a treasure chest. I could be filled with gold, silver and precious gems. I would be decorated with intricate carving and Everyone would see the beauty.”
Then the second tree said, “Someday I will be a mighty ship. I will Take kings and queens across the waters and sail to the corners of the world. Everyone will feel safe in me because of the strength of my hull.”
Finally the third tree said, “I want to grow to be the tallest and straightest tree in the forest. People will see me on top of the hill And look up to my branches, and think of the heavens and God and how close to them I am reaching. I will be the greatest tree of all time and people will always remember me.”
After a few years of praying that their dreams would come true, a group of woodsmen came up on the trees. When one came to the first tree he said, “This looks like a strong tree, I think I should be able to sell the wood to a carpenter,” and he began cutting it down. The tree was happy, Because he knew that the carpenter would make him into a treasure chest.
At the second tree the woodsman said, “This looks like a strong tree, I should be able to sell it to the shipyard!” The second tree was happy because he knew he was on his way to becoming a mighty ship.
When the woodsmen came upon the third tree, the tree was frightened Because he knew that if they cut him down his dreams would not come true. One of the woodsmen said, “I don’t need anything special from my tree, I’ll take this one,” and he cut it down.
When the first tree arrived at the carpenters, he was made into a feed ox for animals. He was then placed in a barn and filled with hay. This was not at all what he had prayed for.
The second tree was cut and made into a small fishing boat. His dreams of being a mighty ship and carrying kings had come to an end.
The third tree was cut into large pieces and left alone in the dark.
The years went by, and the trees forgot about their dreams.
Then one day, a man and woman came to the barn. She gave birth and they placed the baby in the hay in the feed box that was made from the first tree. The man wished that he could have made a crib for the baby, but this manger would have to do. The tree could feel the importance of this event and knew that it had held the greatest treasure of all time.
Years later, a group of men got in the fishing boat made from the second tree. One of them was tired and went to sleep. While they were out on the water, a great storm arose and the tree didn’t think it as strong enough to keep the men safe. The men woke the sleeping man, and He stood and said “PEACE” and the storm stopped. At this time, the tree knew that it had carried the King of Kings in its boat.
Finally, someone came and got the third tree. It was carried through the streets as the people mocked the man who was carrying it. When they came to a stop, the man was nailed to the tree and raised in the air to die at the top of a hill. When Sunday came, the tree came to realize that it was strong enough to stand at the top of the hill and be as close to God as possible, because Jesus had been crucified on it.
The moral of this story is that when things don’t seem to be going our way, always know that God has a plan for you. If you place your trust in Him, He will give you great gifts. Each of the trees got what they wanted, just not in the way they had imagined. We don’t always know what God’s plans are for us. We just know that His ways are not our ways, but His ways are always best.
“Do you know what is his best for you? I do, because I know everything.”
“Are you guilty of passing judgement, when you do not know the truth, cause everything in this world can be a lie. “- Oogle.
Due to a freak accident,
I took an overdose of a certain medication,
Exciting the receptors in my brain,
Causing “thoughts transmission”,
To a certain group of people,
My life becomes “public life”,
Everything that I do,
Until the CIA comes to try to control,
A Conspiracy Theory,
Even governments want to know,
Such a perculiar situation can occur,
Other people try to interfere,
To find if what I say is true,
Why such a brilliant guy,
Can be so broke,
You can try to steal my work from the computer,
Bluff the entire world it is yours,
I already know and what you take,
Is not even 1% of what I can produce,
What I do not want to give,
You can never take away from,
Unless you seek my agreement,
You can forget about everything,
My ability is to made for me to complete my work,
To serve the poor and the needy,
Steal from me is like stealing from them,
Which I will never endorse,
Return back my life,
Let me finish my work,
Or else I am going to fight back,
With everything that I know,
Nobody can stop me,
Try as you may,
My life doesn’t belong to you,
It belongs to me.
The Three Trees