For some reason, perhaps more than in years pass, I feel a great desire and need to pause, to really sit and revel in the grace and joy of the Lord and give thanks for all the blessings He has given us. Looking at my calendar Thanksgiving is just a day, but in reality, Thanksgiving should be a state of being. It should be a place where my heart rests and where I can see clearly and recognize the grace of God in my life daily.
As I have stated before, there has been so much noise lately and so I am challenged to take time in the craziness of my days and Pause with Thanksgiving.
My desire is to be intentional with my time, with my thoughts and with my gratitude and the abundance of blessings God has given our family.
To pause is to temporarily stop or to reconsider. What would our lives be if we were to simply pause with thanksgiving? To reconsider our places and moments? To pause and intentionally reconsider our actions, words, thoughts, dreams, desires, goals, pursuits…