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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.

When You Don’t Want to Say Goodbye
September 21st, 2017

When You Don’t Want to Say Goodbye

Hannah DeMarco

I told myself I shouldn’t be sad. Sure, it’s my last week in England, a place I’ve called home for over a year , I thought. Yes, my dear housemates will soon live thousands of miles away from me, I admitted. ...

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Wish You Were Someone Else? See Yourself Through God’s Eyes
September 7th, 2017

Wish You Were Someone Else? See Yourself Through God’s Eyes

Hannah DeMarco

I floated in my pool, thinking of all the ways I’d be a whole new person. It was the summer before 9th grade, and I had the highest of hopes for the new, improved high school version of me. High school Hannah would be hilarious. ...

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Combat Financial Fears with God’s Word
August 31st, 2017

Combat Financial Fears with God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

Money has a cruel way of disappearing when you need it most. You spend weeks, months, years saving up for that new car or house or vacation. But then—just as your goal is in sight—the refrigerator breaks, there’s an unplanned hospital stay, you lose ...

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When Was the Last Time You Rested with God?
August 28th, 2017

When Was the Last Time You Rested with God?

Hannah DeMarco

When was the last time you were truly still? And, I mean, truly. Not scrolling through Facebook on your phone while your favorite TV show plays in the background. Not driving down the highway, listening to a podcast or song. Not letting your mind wander as ...

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Feel like life is out of control? These prayers will help you refocus
August 3rd, 2017

Feel like life is out of control? These prayers will help you refocus

Hannah DeMarco

It used to be so much easier to do it all. Back then, you could handle the kids, the carpet stains, the many work projects, the constant calls from family and friends and the occasional telemarketer. Looking back, youre not sure how you did it. ...

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Care Too Much About What Other People Want? Find Your Self-worth in God’s Word
July 25th, 2017

Care Too Much About What Other People Want? Find Your Self-worth in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

The knot in my stomach grows larger with each letter I type on my phone in the half-light glow of my bedroom. Although Im sick and need rest, I feel guilty about cancelling weekend plans with my friend. After thirty minutes of careful crafting, I ...

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Love Someone Struggling with Addiction? Find Hope in God’s Word
July 20th, 2017

Love Someone Struggling with Addiction? Find Hope in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

I open the front screen door and step tentatively inside. My eyes dart to where my sister sits on the couch with new, tanned skin and home-cut bangs. I want to tease her about her eternal compulsion to dye and cut her own hair on a whim, but ...

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Mounting Medical Bills? Psalms Offer Peace
July 18th, 2017

Mounting Medical Bills? Psalms Offer Peace

Hannah DeMarco

You’re a planner. You plan for vacation, your kids’ education, and that much-needed new home appliance. You didn’t plan on your loved one getting sick. At first you said, We can do this. You pinched pennies, tapped into savings, got by. But as the illness ...

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