Key Verse: Verse 22 - “The blessing of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.”Key Words: The blessing of the Lord, it maketh rich
Are you genuinely thankful for the blessings of God? Dr. Robert Hill, author of over forty books,
tells of visiting
When he asked where
the Hills lived, they told him
“Oh, you are a rich man,” responded the boy.
Bob laughed and told him, “No,” he wasn’t rich.
“Then,” he asked, “do you own an automobile?” He told him that they had two cars in their family. His next question was about the house where they lived. He told him that it was a simple home with ten rooms. He was amazed at the size, especially when he related that he and his family lived in two small rooms.
When he again asked about their family, they told the guide that they had four healthy children, two of which were in college and two still at home.
Joseph was silent for a moment or so, then he replied, “You are a rich man.” They laughed, but deep in their hearts, they knew he was right, though they had never thought of it in those terms.Mr. Hill reports, “We were rich, but were we thankful?”
What to do:
✞ Ask yourself the question, “Am I thankful?”