Giving Thanks Like 0 Twitter Delana Follow Nov. 16, 2016, 8:33 a.m. in Creative Views: 635 Like us on facebook (Photo courtesy of Mark Burtch) Pursuing the Giver instead of the gift. Being thankful for His Presence, not just His presents. Happy Thanksgiving! Hoping for what I do not see Anxiously waiting Patiently enduring Poised for Your arrival Yet knowing You have arrived in me Thankful for Your Presence Hope, Love, Grace Always in me Living, Loving Never will You leave Kindness upon Kindness Sorrows fade away Gently guiding, guarding Indwelling me Violent storms will come, will go Indwelt, I walk upon the sea Needing to be near my Lover Gazing back at me! –Delana H. Stewart 2004 I wrote this at a season in my life when I decided to lay down my dream, surrender it to God, and pursue more of Him! Are you in a discouraging season right now? Finding it hard to be thankful? Sinking? In a hole? Read on… You may also wish to see: A Personal Psalm of Thanksgiving https://delanasworld.wordpress.com/2012/04/07/upon/ https://delanasworld.wordpress.com/2011/10/06/a-season-of-waiting/ https://nineyearpregnancy.wordpress.com/2011/11/07/worth-it-all/ https://delanasworld.wordpress.com/2011/10/10/dare-to-desire/ Published by Delana Share Mail Messenger Twitter Pinterest Linkedin Comments Related Article Creative GRATEFUL? Creative THE GIFT OF YOUR PRESENCE Creative GRATEFUL?