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The God We Believe In

Deborah Beach Giordano © September 10, 2018 Psalm 146 ~ as told by Deborah Praise God, our gracious God; praise God, O my soul! I will praise God as long as I live; I will put my faith in the Holy … Continue reading

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Twelve Years of Suffering Ended: the story of the Woman with an Issue of Blood

Deborah Beach Giordano © July 2, 2018 Mark 5:21-43 ~ told by Deborah When Jesus returned from the other side of the lake, a huge crowd gathered around him as soon as his feet touched the shore. Jarius, one of the … Continue reading

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Seeds and Weeds and Harvests

Deborah Beach Giordano © June 11, 2018 Matthew 13:24–30 ~ as told by Deborah Jesus told them another parable:  The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everybody was asleep, … Continue reading

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A Wow! Experience

Deborah Beach Giordano © June 4, 2018 Isaiah 6:1-8 ~ as told by Deborah It was the year that King Uzziah died when I saw the Lord enthroned in the heights; resplendent, glorious, beyond describing; filling the sky, the hem of … Continue reading

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The Ethiopian Eunuch

Deborah Beach Giordano © April 30, 2018 Acts 8:26-40 ~ told by Deborah When Philip returned to Jerusalem after preaching and healing in Samaria, an angel told him, “Don’t get settled; go, take the road from Jerusalem to Gaza.” (This way … Continue reading

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A Cry from the Heart

Deborah Beach Giordano © October 2, 2017 Again Once again we learn of “man’s inhumanity to man.” And we grieve and cry out to God. A Cry from the Heart Holy One, be merciful to us and bless us. We … 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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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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Ash Wednesday

  Deborah Beach Giordano © March 1, 2017 Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 ~ as told by Deborah Jesus told his disciples, “Don’t go strutting around talking about how pious you are so others will be impressed; God hates that kind of sanctimonious … 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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