A grateful heart

George Herbert

English pastor & poet George Herbert (1593-1633).

Thou has given so much to me
Give one thing more – a grateful heart;
Not thankful when it pleases me,
As if Thy blessings had spare days;
But such a heart, whose pulse may be Thy praise

— George Herbert

May it be so for each of us as we celebrate Christ the King and prepare to enter Advent!
PS. If you have not already done such, I encourage you to take time to reflect upon:
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Tom Grosh IV

Enjoys daily conversations regarding living out the Biblical Story with his wife Theresa, four girls, around the block, at Elizabethtown Brethren in Christ Church (where he hosts the Christian Scholar Series), on campus as part of InterVarsity Graduate & Faculty Ministry (serving fellowships such as the Christian Medical Society/CMDA at Penn State College of Medicine), online as the Associate Director of the Emerging Scholars Network, in the culture at large, and in God's creation.

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  • hannaheag@comcast.net'
    Hannah commented on November 27, 2012 Reply

    Love the Herbert reference!

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