Quote of Note #86: Gratitude and Humility

European Dark Honey Bee, I believe
European Dark Honey Bee; photo by GAC

“Moreover, a true Christian will not ascribe any prosperity to his own diligence, industry, or good fortune, but he will acknowledge that God is the author of it.”

John Calvin, Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life.  Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 1952/2004, page 43.


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