This has been a profitable exercise in finding things to be thankful for. It has caused me to stop each day, and to find something different for which to be grateful. I think this sums it up well.
takes the sting out of adversity. That is why I have instructed you to
give thanks for everything. There is an element of mystery in this
transaction: you give Me thanks (regardless of your feelings) and I give
you Joy (regardless of your circumstances)."