Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Psalmist’s Reply

Inspired by a passage from Psalm 105 Deborah Beach Giordano © August 16, 2012 Glory in his holy Name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Search for the Lord and his strength; continually seek his face. … Continue reading

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The Service Call

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 10, 2012 I call out to You, Creator God; the world is in a mess. Fix it, fix it, now! (Please. Amen.) An unhappy consumer complaining to the manufacturer; demanding repairs. Immediately. The planet and … Continue reading

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The Helicopter

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 10, 2012 On seeing the helicopter “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” at the Santa Rosa Aircraft Museum idle, empty, tied down like an untamed beast, or Gulliver in the land of Lilliput – as … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Light

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 8, 2012 Let my prayer come to You as fragrant incense; the lifting up of my hands like the glow of the candle’s flame. ~ Psalm 141:2 Bring light, more light into our world, o … Continue reading

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enfolding

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 6, 2012 “enfolding” said the note written in a familiar hand; enfolding desires disappointments and dreams; enfolding the happy, the hurting, the hopeful; enfolding what is with what may yet be; enfolding life as it … Continue reading

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The Alarm

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 3, 2012 Awakened at 1:21 a.m. (so much for that “early to bed” business) a late-returning neighbor has set off his car alarm; through the open window the rattle of keys muffled curses, oh damn, … Continue reading

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Good Morning, God!

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 2, 2012 Good morning, God! What a glorious day You have given us; the air is soft and cool, the birds are chuckling in the trees, the lingering fog traces the angels’ wings as they … Continue reading

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