Thankful Thoughts

“Thankful thoughts are well deserving your high encouragement. Get a cage full of these birds of paradise, and let them fly about in the groves of your soul, and sing there at all times. There is no better companion than cheerful gratitude. If a man can but see the mercy of God in everything, instead of looking always at the black side of the picture, he will be happy indeed. The fruit of thankful thoughts will be summer in his soul, even when the winds of winter rage outside. Cultivate thankful thoughts as you cultivate sweet flowers in your garden.”  –Charles Spurgeon “Sermons” Vol. 9 p. 170

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About Maureen Stohlmeyer

Grateful to have been married to my wonderful husband Michael for nearly 35 years who is now with the Lord, I would like to share from writers from the past who have strengthened our faith and walk with Jesus Christ our Savior and Redeemer. His walk with God was deeply enriched by the writings of authors from the past and I dedicate this blog to him and to them.
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2 Responses to Thankful Thoughts

  1. Reblogged this on Pilgrim’s Progress revisited – Christiana on the narrow way and commented:
    A truly worthy thought! Thank you, Maureen!

  2. Pingback: Thankful Thoughts – Revival & Reformation

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