Jeanette Telusma

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Thankful - Poem by Jeanette Telusma

Almighty Creator,
I am forever indebted to You.
I am because You are.
Apart from You there is no existence.
No words or acts of gratitude could ever
Repay You for all You've done.
The very breath that I take is because of You.
How could I not take time out to express my gratitude.
I take this time to dedicate my thanks
To You, Almighty Creator.
Thanks for granting direction in my life.
Thanks for giving my life meaning.
Thanks for Your fortress of protection.
Thanks for my identity that lies in You.
Thanks for being a light unto feet.
Thanks for the Wonderful Shepherd that You are.
Thanks for being my Abba Father.
One I could always call on.
My heart is filled with reasons to thank you.
But yet, a million reasons could never compare
To all You've done, is doing, and will do.
Although this is true, I still take this time
To Thank You with all my heart.

Topic(s) of this poem: thankfulness

Form: Free Verse

Comments about Thankful by Jeanette Telusma

  • Bill Cantrell (4/11/2018 11:18:00 AM)

    A beatiful poem of thanks to our almighty father! I love this poem of thanks, beatiful! ! ! (Report)Reply

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  • Genova Maaa (11/28/2017 3:14:00 AM)

    Almighty Creator,
    I am forever indebted to You.
    I am because You are. the very first lines are so attractive and very suggestive dear Jean. yes we shall be always thankful for his mercy........ Gen

    Jeanette Telusma(12/3/2017 9:48:00 PM)

    Thank for commenting, Gen. Blessings to you always. Your so kind.

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  • Rebecca Navarre (11/27/2017 10:35:00 PM)

    Ever Ever So Beautifully Done! ! ! ! ! Ever
    So Heart Felt This! ! ! ! ! Love The Feel
    Of This! ! ! ! ! Make The Heart Wish To Join
    In The Singing Of Praise! ! ! ! ! Ever So Very
    Very Many 10S! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! +++++++
    Breath Takingly Beautiful! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

    Jeanette Telusma(12/3/2017 9:47:00 PM)

    Thanks for such an encouraging comment....... thank you! !

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  • (11/21/2017 10:13:00 AM)

    Hi Jeanette,
    Wonderful write.
    How do we thank Him for His love and care for every being on earth! !

    Jeanette Telusma(11/24/2017 9:41:00 AM)

    So kind of you to comment, Mr Unnikrishnan. Much blessings to you always.

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/20/2017 10:28:00 PM)

    God is great and we have enough trust on him. His grace allows us to lead peaceful life. He grants direction in life. He gives identity developing values for beautiful life. We are forever indebted to him. We thank him from deepest core of heart. This is an outstanding prayer poem of thanksgiving....10 (Report)Reply

    Jeanette Telusma(11/24/2017 9:40:00 AM)

    Amen..... Mr. Kumar, we are forever indebted to God. So great hearing from you. Much blessings to you always.

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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (11/20/2017 10:26:00 PM)

    A beautifully crafted poem apt for Thanksgiving. An encompassing thankfulness for all the graces God has bestowed upon us. (Report)Reply

    Jeanette Telusma(11/24/2017 9:32:00 AM)

    So kind of you to comment on my poem, Roses. Much blessings to you always.

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (11/20/2017 10:22:00 PM)

    Fortress of Protection! ! Glad to hear from you. Stay blessed always. Nice piece of work. Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report)Reply

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  • (11/20/2017 10:11:00 PM)

    In faith you are thankful. This oblation speaks for you.10 (Report)Reply

    (11/24/2017 9:42:00 AM)

    Amen... Robert. Thanks for commenting. Stay blessed always.

    (11/24/2017 9:31:00 AM)

    Thank you so much Edward. Much blessings to you always.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 20, 2017

Poem Edited: Monday, November 20, 2017

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