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Jacob’s Discovery

Deborah Beach Giordano © July 24, 2017 Genesis 28:10-19 ~ as told by Deborah As he made his way through the desert, fleeing from his brother Esau, Jacob stopped to spend the night along the way. Using a stone for a … Continue reading

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Listen!

Deborah Beach Giordano © July 17, 2017 Matthew 13:2-9 The crowds that had gathered were so vast that Jesus got into a boat and addressed the people as they stood on the beach. He told them many parables, such as: … 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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Born Blind

  Deborah Beach Giordano © March 27, 2017 John 9:1-10 ~ as told by Deborah As Jesus was walking along with his disciples, they saw a man blind from birth. “Rabbi, who sinned?” they asked, “Was it this man or his … Continue reading

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Dear St. Francis

Dear Saint Francis… Oh, dear Saint Francis, you have no idea what you did by taking Christ’s Gospel literally; alarming the clergy, terrorizing the comfortable, disrupting the system; stirring trouble, roiling the waters, turning reality upside down doing handstands on … Continue reading

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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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On Christmas, let us remember

On Christmas let us remember those who cannot rejoice — who are assailed by memories, haunted by specters arising in the smoke of yule log fires, on misty hillsides and fog-shrouded streets: ancient longings, unspoken fears, unrealized dreams. On Christmas, … Continue reading

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