Monthly Archives: October 2009

God bless you!

God Bless you! Deborah Beach Giordano © October 30, 2009 Vaya con Dios, Adios, Adieu, Shalom, Namaste. In other languages we bless each other at our parting. See ya’, Later! Bye-bye. But in English you must sneeze in order to … Continue reading

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for those who mourn

A Prayer for Comfort on the Death of a Loved One Oh God, this is all too much — there are too many troubles, and too many worries, and too much sadness, and how could all this happen? I don’t … Continue reading

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Abandonment

A Sense of Abandonment Deborah Beach Giordano © October 22, 2009 Hey, God, I’m talking here! Are You there? Hello? Anybody listening? You’ve been there for me in days gone by, and seen me through some rough patches. I just … Continue reading

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A Plea to be Avenged

A Plea to be Avenged Dedicated to P. Deborah Beach Giordano © October 19, 2009 Oh my God, it seems as if everyone is against me! Everyone is telling me, “There is no help for you. Not even God can … Continue reading

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The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden Deborah Beach Giordano © October 11, 2009 Once upon a time, in a land far away, there was a perfect Garden. watered by clear-running rivers, and occasional gentle rains. Everything was beautiful and soft and good … Continue reading

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Andrew’s question

Will there be bugs in heaven? Deborah Beach Giordano © October 7, 2009 inspired by Andrew Dahlheimer We imagine there will be roses and daisies, ranunculus and rhododendrons, rhubarb and raspberries and little green apples … We hope and believe … Continue reading

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A Vesper Prayer

Phos Hilaron ~ O Gracious Light Deborah Beach Giordano © October 6, 2009 O Gracious Light, bright and glorious image of the Eternal One, Jesus Christ, holy and blessed! As we come to the end of the day, the sunlight … Continue reading

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