Proverbs 22:1 (NKJV) A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, Loving favor rather than silver and gold.

The value of a good name. You got it from your father, it was all he had to give. So, it’s yours to use and cherish, for as long as you may live. If you lose the watch, he gave you, it can always be replaced. But a black mark on your name, can never be erased. It was clean the day you took it, and a worthy name to bear. When he got it from his father, there was no dishonor there. So, make sure you guard it wisely, after all is said and done. You’ll be glad the name is spotless, when you give it to your children. (Nelle A. Williams, italics my own). My friends, we carry our family name, and the value of it today is based on the kind of person we are today.

God Bless and have a great day in God’s Word.