Monthly Archives: August 2016

A Cry in the Darkness

Ultimate Meaning As Christians we are often guilty of what a friend of mine calls “fluffy bunny theology.” A faith based on sunshine and flowers and little lambs bounding through green pastures. But life is not always easy or pleasant. … Continue reading

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The woman healed on the Sabbath

Dinah’s Story ~ based on Luke 13:10-17 (The scripture can be found at the inklings site, as told to Deborah Beach Giordano © August 21, 2016 The Day Begins I was in a valley, at dawn; mist was rising … Continue reading

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Making Trouble

  Deborah Beach Giordano © August 15, 2016 Luke 12:49–56 ~ retold by Deborah Jesus said, “I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already blazing! I have a massive project ahead of me, and I’m … Continue reading

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Preparing to Depart

In the silence, my soul waits; restless as a traveler whose departure was delayed; my sights are set on a distant shore far beyond this place and time; a land so perfect and so peaceful, my arrival there will be … Continue reading

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The Inheritance

Deborah Beach Giordano © August 1, 2016 Luke 12:13–21 ~ as told by Deborah A man in the crowd called out, “Teacher, tell my brother to share the family inheritance with me.” Jesus answered, “Friend, who set me a judge or … Continue reading

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