I came across this tree that has been dead for a long time I noticed the fresh dirt by the base of the tree gives a clue the tree has recently fallen.
Sometimes in life an activity that was done is no longer useful. Being creatures of habit we continue in the practice long after its usefulness has passed. It is only when it is made obvious that we realize the need to do something dilfferent.
Zechariah 11:2 "Wail, O pine tree, for the cedar has fallen; the stately trees are ruined! Wail, oaks of Bashan; the dense forest has been cut down!"