Monthly Archives: May 2010

Memorial Day

Memorial Day Deborah Beach Giordano © May 30, 2010 It is still and quiet — as silent as the grave — as empty as the Tomb. Stones stand at attention and the trees keep watch where birds sing no revelry. … Continue reading

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The Labyrinth

The Labyrinth Deborah Beach Giordano © May 28, 2010 Following the well-worn path where ancient feet have trod, hearing echoes in the marble tiles of their silent footsteps. All is still and quiet in awe of the divine mystery abiding … Continue reading

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Stewards of the Earth

Stewards of the Earth inspired by Psalm 8 Deborah Beach Giordano © May 27, 2010 Gracious God, we raise our eyes to the heavens, and joy and delight is born in us anew. Everywhere we look Your glory is revealed; … Continue reading

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Noah’s Tears

Noah’s Tears Oh God, can you hear my cries? The grief once restrained by decorum and obligations has burst through; my faith has given way, my strength has collapsed; my tears are unstoppable. I am adrift in sorrow, regret, loneliness, … Continue reading

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Seeking His Face

“Listen, O Lord, when I call out to You: be gracious to me and answer me! ‘Come,’ my heart says, ‘seek his face!’ Your face, Lord, do I seek. Do not hide Your face from me!” ~ Psalm 27:7-9 Seeking … Continue reading

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thoughts on a(nother) stewardship campaign.

This was composed in response to a friend’s comment that her church was having yet another stewardship campaign/ fund drive. I am concerned that many churches have lost their way; they seem more interested in perpetuating the organization than in … Continue reading

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Christ of the Resurrection

Christ of the Resurrection Deborah Beach Giordano © April 12, 2010 At first we couldn’t believe it, we didn’t trust our eyes or – most of all – our hearts; because we wanted it to be true; we wanted it … Continue reading

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