2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 630 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 11 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

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Oceans

If I had to pick one song and one moving image to represent my book Three Days at Sea: Soul flotation when the waves are pulling you under I would pick the song Oceans by Hillsong United

man alone thinking, looking for stability, peace

Finding Stability

In my devotional reading today in Beth Moore’s book Whispers of Hope, I was challenged to think about whether I place my faith in what God is doing or in Who God is. Where is your faith placed? How do you find stability in your roller coaster life? See my review of Whispers of Hope,…

angel rock, eagle rock, God Almighty

Soul Visitation

Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to be visited visually by the Lord Almighty, even in a dream or a vision. I wonder, at times, what it was like for those visited by angels…who often began with the phrase “do not be afraid.” Sometimes I have wished at least for a hand to…

valley, darkness, despair, Psalm 23

He Knows the Way

The stories, poems, and devotions in Three Days at Sea are an outpouring of personally experiencing the presence and power of the Lord in my life during difficult seasons. In looking back at those times in my life, two verses often come to my mind:

suffering, ocean, waves

Tragedy to Triumph

Recently, I heard a sermon about suffering by David Platt. In the sermon, he reminds the listeners of repeated examples in Scripture where tragedy preceded triumph. These stories included: Ruth and Naomi, Joseph, David, and Job. During the sermon Platt said: “God ordains sorrowful tragedy to set the stage for triumph to come.” Often as…

Ibn Battuta Mall, Ibn Battuta Starbucks, Starbucks Arabia

People All Over the World

                                                                                                                                       Too often in this journey we call life, we get caught up in how we are different, rather than in the things that bring us together. We all experience joy and sorrow, laughter and tears, celebration and suffering. We are all just people. Just People People are people All over the world. Every man,…

Calm Waters, boat, sea, waves, Delana H. Stewart

Media Kit

Media Kit Last Quarter 2013 ___________________________________________________ About Delana H. Stewart & Three Days at Sea Delana H. Stewart lives and works in the Middle East as an education consultant, home-school mom, author, and speaker. Her goal for blogging at Three Days at Sea is to inspire and encourage those going through difficult times of their…

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Believe

Esther fasted and prayed and trusted that God had brought her to this place and position in her life for “such a time as this” (Esther 4:14). She believed in God’s power to rescue her.

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Lifted High

An excerpt from chapter 21. Wind destroys, and wind lifts up.  “Sitting on a boat in open water in a high wind will make a strong stomach weak. Because of television, most of us have seen the destruction which occurs from tsunamis, hurricanes, and tornadoes. Some of us may have even witnessed the destruction firsthand.…