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Newsletter Dated: 4/9/2002 4:19:20 AM
Subject: Taxing Thorns - Source of Joy
"My God, I have never thanked Thee for my
thorn. I have thanked Thee a thousand times for
my roses, but not once for my thorn. I have been
looking forward to a world where I shall get
compensation for my cross; but I have never
thought of my cross as itself a present glory.
"Teach me the glory of my cross; teach me the
value of my thorn. Show me that I have climbed to
Thee by the path of pain. Show me that my tears
have made my rainbows."
"Alas for him who never sees
The stars shine through the cypress trees."
-George Matheson, the well-known blind preacher of