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Image from page 135 of “How to be happy” (1901)

Image from page 135 of “How to be happy” (1901)
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Identifier: howtobehappy00f
Title: How to be happy
Year: 1901 (1900s)
Authors: [Frink, Maria Mrs.] [from old catalog]
Subjects: Conduct of life
Publisher: Valparaiso, Ind., F. & M. Frink
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
Digitizing Sponsor: The Library of Congress

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yers that were wrung from our hearts deepest anguish, Unanswered remain, though we cease not to pray;The Father may hide for a moment His presence, And the soul by its doubts and its fears be distressed,But faith whispers low, Though He slay thee, yet trustHim. The dear Father knows — it is all for the best. These light afflictions, which but for a moment The Father hath sent us his promise to seal,Are naught to the weight of glory eternal, And far more exceeding, which God shall reveal.Some day we shall know why the crosses were given, For the angels will summon us home to our rest,Where, with faith lost in sight, and with vision grownclearer, We shall see as God sees, and shall know it was best. OD will have us sure of a thing by knowing theheart whence it comes; this is the only worthyassurance. To know He will have us go in atthe great door of obedient faith; and if anybody thinkshe has found a back stair he will find it will land himat a doorless wall. — George MacDonald. 123

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;0 you think that the Lord forgets you,]mI Because you must fight and pray,And reap the sorrow-harvestYou ve sown from day to day ?Do you think that He lets you suffer And never heeds your moan?Ah, no ! for the dear Lord JesusWill never forget His own. Do you think because your heart aches With a bitter, crue1. pain,And your lifes sweet, happy sunshine Is shadowed by storm and rain,And the music is hushed and silenced Till you hear but the undertone,That the dear Lord Jesus forgets you? He never forgets His own. Do you think that because your loved ones Are lying cold and stillWhere you cannot hear their voices Or work their careless will,And the struggle you Ve made together Must now be fought alone,That the dear Lord Jesus forgets you ? He never forgets His own. Do you think that because the sorrow All human hearts must know,Has come to you or the darling You loved and cherished so; 125 CONQUERXN® DEFEAT,, And the things you want have vanished, The things you would call your own,Th

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