Slightly Obsessed #010 - "A Prayer of Thanksgiving"
by Pamela Thorson on 2012-11-21 09:34:47

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It is good to give thanks to the LORD
And to sing praises to Your name,
O Most High.
Psalm 92:1


Dear God,

I’ve been thinking lately
about those in the Old Testament who complained
and became the Ungrateful Dead,

while I wallow in my complaints,
Unscathed.

I’ve been wondering about me who is so blessed
and just as undeserving
and thankful maybe once a year,
the ungrateful living,
and how it must hurt Your heart.

Renew me.
Restore me.
Remind me
of all I have been given.

Teach me to live as if “amazing grace”
were not a cliché,

on my face every day
in worship of such a forgiving God.

Amen.





About Pamela Thorson:
Pamela Thorson is a licensed practical nurse, author, and full-time caregiver. She pioneered in the homeschooling movement from 1982-2006 and authored her first book, Song in the Night, in 2008. She resides in the Northwest with her family.

Connect with Pamela Thorson
Website: http://www.songinthenight.net
Blog: http://www.pamthorsonsblog.blogspot.com
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