On May 14, 2020, a bat once swung by Babe Ruth sold for $930,000. His 1920 jersey sold for $4.4 million, and his 1927 World Series ring sold for $2.1 million.
Joe DiMaggio’s hand-written journal sold for $1.5 million
A copy of the Constitution once held by George Washington sold for $9.8 million, while his pistols sold for $2 million.
President John F. Kennedy’s watch sold for $350,000; his golf clubs sold for $772,000; and his Rolex watch given by Marilyn Monroe in 1962 was sold for $120,000.
Here’s the lesson. The value of an object is found in its owner. That is especially true with followers of Christ. The Bible says, “You have been bought and paid for by Christ, so you belong to him” (1 Corinthians 7:23).
Recovery Step: Your value is not dependent on the success of your recovery, but on the price Jesus paid on the cross. Rejoice in that!