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Hannah DeMarco

Hannah DeMarco serves as a Content Specialist with American Bible Society. Originally hailing from South Jersey, she is proud to call Philadelphia her new home. When she’s not busy planning her next European adventure, she can be found photographing city streets and local cafés – all while consuming her weight’s worth in hot sauce. Hannah’s love for writing extends into her role as an adjunct English professor.

How to Give Yourself Grace When You Don’t Feel Good Enough
August 16th, 2018

How to Give Yourself Grace When You Don’t Feel Good Enough

Hannah DeMarco

I inherited many wonderful things from my father: his olive skin, his love of music, his zeal for learning. But one of the more challenging things he bequeathed to me is my unrealistic concept of time. Overly idealistic, I try to cram 47 activities into a ...

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5 Verses to Overcome Your Financial Fears
August 2nd, 2018

5 Verses to Overcome Your Financial Fears

Hannah DeMarco

You pull into the driveway, turn off the engine, and sit there—frozen. You don’t want to move. You dread opening the mailbox to see more bills. You hate the thought of going inside and seeing your leaky fridge you can’t afford to fix. You don’t ...

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Unsure of the Next Steps? Find Sure Footing in God’s Word
July 19th, 2018

Unsure of the Next Steps? Find Sure Footing in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

I have no idea where I’ll be living in seven weeks. I love my room, my neighborhood, my roommates, everything. I cherish my walks home after work—and how easy it is to visit my friends who live close by. But a few months ago, I ...

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3 Prayers to Fight Gnawing Anxiety
July 5th, 2018

3 Prayers to Fight Gnawing Anxiety

Hannah DeMarco

The rain splashed across the window next to the cozy couch in which I sat, nuzzled up in a warm blanket. I finally had a night all to myself. The movie I’d been waiting to watch all week was just beginning. But as the opening credits rolled—a sight that ...

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Feel Like You Don’t Belong? You’re Not Alone.
June 21st, 2018

Feel Like You Don’t Belong? You’re Not Alone.

Hannah DeMarco

I don’t belong here , I thought. My acceptance letter was a fluke. I walked through the ancient university building. The sound of posh British accents filled my ears, making me feel insecure about my uncultured accent. I tip-toed through the hallways, ...

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Run out of Money? Fill up on Peace in God’s Word
June 7th, 2018

Run out of Money? Fill up on Peace in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

Notice: Your Account Has Been Overdrawn. When you opened your email, these were the words you were dreading you’d see. And there they are, right in front of you. Your chest tightening, you will yourself ...

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Can’t Handle One More Thing? Find Peace in God’s Word
May 17th, 2018

Can’t Handle One More Thing? Find Peace in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

“I can’t take one more thing.” You hear yourself say the words to your spouse, kids, coworkers—and you feel like no one quite gets it. You say them over and over and over again, but the work and the commitments and the needs keep piling on. ...

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Overwhelmed by Being Busy? Find Peace in God’s Word
April 5th, 2018

Overwhelmed by Being Busy? Find Peace in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

You’re too busy to think about how busy you are. Every time you think you’ll have a moment of peace, something comes up—a deadline gets pushed up at work, someone at church needs you to fill in for Sunday School, your kids ask for your advice and ...

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