When I think back on some of the more difficult seasons of my life, I am acutely aware of the strength and comfort I have gleaned from the love shown and the encouraging words spoken by my friends. The following quote from the lips of a great man puts perfect words to my offering of today's thought.
"Friendship is one of the sweetest joys of life. Many might have failed beneath the bitterness of their trial had they not found a friend." ~ Charles Haddon Spurgeon ~