United Church of Christ

"Follow Me"

John A. Nelson

Really? Jesus said "Follow me" and Matthew walked away from everything and followed?


Walking Trees

Mary Luti

This is the only time Jesus asks the person he's healing whether his efforts are producing the desired effect.


Giving What You Have

Kenneth L. Samuel

One Sunday, an irate woman announced to some members of our congregation that she would be leaving our church and changing her membership.


Written By Committee

Jennifer Brownell

"Ok, ok," I've heard said (or said myself) in more than one committee discussion about written policies or procedures,  "Can someone volunteer to work on this and bring it back next time?


Fishing in the Anthropocene

Donna Schaper

The Anthropocene age – the one now, where humans are dominant to a self-destructive degree – is forcing us to reconsider animals.


Untouchable

Tony Robinson

A cruise ship passenger emerged onto the deck.


Scorched by Holy Fire!

Richard L. Floyd

The prophet Jeremiah wasn't the kind of guy you would invite to your Christmas party.


Follow Me

Donna Schaper

The W-2 forms are filling up the mailboxes.


Paragons, Problems, and Possibilities

John A. Nelson

We've heard this one, more than once.


Truth and Power

Kaji Douša

He was there for the inauguration, standing before him for the prayer service.