United Church of Christ

Books of the Bible: James

Donna Schaper

The pivot from suffering to joy, from pursuing “right-ness” to pursuing community, is found in the choice to love, even if all we have is a little love left in our broken hearts.


John Edgerton

The constant pursuit of new possibility and new beginnings is holy.


Richard L. Floyd

James makes knowing God sound easy, but I've never found it so.


Kenneth L. Samuel

According to the wisdom of Proverbs, our thoughts determine our reality, "for as a person thinketh, so is he/she." According to the Buddha, what you think you become; what you feel you attract; what you imagine you create.


Quinn G. Caldwell

Am I the only person who worries when the Bible says this type of airy fairy thing about the poor?