Category Archives: Deborah Beach Giordano

When Violence Arises

Deborah Beach Giordano © June 3, 2017 I wrote this prayer/cry to God in response to the attacks in London today, and reflecting on those in Alexandria, Tanta, Al-Fu’ah, Kafraya, Rashidin, and other places too: Holy One, I just want … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Psalm

On Memorial Day The earth sings to the Beloved: a mournful hymn for those who have died on its countless battlefields: “Too soon, too many, our children sleep within my breast; their bodies still, their voices silenced, their families bereft; … Continue reading

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The Truth

  Deborah Beach Giordano © May 23, 2017 John 14:15-21 ~ as told by Deborah “Jesus said, “If you love me, you will hold my teachings in your hearts. And I will ask the Father, who will give you another Advocate … Continue reading

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I Will Prepare a Place for You…

  Deborah Beach Giordano © May 15, 2017 John 14:1-6 ~ as told by Deborah “Don’t go crazy with worry because I’m leaving. Have faith in God, and in me, too. There’s a lot of room in my Father’s house. I … Continue reading

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Psalm 23: a Song of Strength & Courage

  Deborah Beach Giordano © May 8, 2017 Psalm 23 ~ New King James Translation The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures: He leads me beside the still waters. He restores my … Continue reading

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Give Us Eyes to See

  Deborah Beach Giordano © May 1, 2017 Luke 24:13-35 ~ interpreted by Deborah The same day that the women found the tomb empty, two of Jesus’ disciples headed to Emmaus, a village about seven miles from Jerusalem. As they walked … Continue reading

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Peace?

Deborah Beach Giordano © April 24, 2017 John 20:19-31 ~ interpreted by Deborah The evening of the day that Mary Magdalene saw the Risen Lord, the disciples were huddled together with the doors locked, afraid of being found out — and … Continue reading

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