United Church of Christ

You Do Not Answer

Mary Luti

Some people think that the goal of spiritual practice is to experience God with them and within them.


Never Fear

Matt Laney

"They think you walk on water!"


Saying Goodbye to Abuse

Marchaé Grair

I was in the infancy of healing after an emotionally abusive relationship ended when I started reading All About Love: New Visions by bell hooks.


Good Trouble

Richard L. Floyd

Jesus was often in trouble with the authorities because he regularly, and quite intentionally, broke the religious rules of the day.


I feel, I need, I ask

Molly Baskette

From the moment Moses asked God's name, God showed us how to make an "I statement," clearly defining the self, with no frills or caveats: "I am who I am!"


Not HIM!

Kaji Dousa

Why would you ever talk to them?


The Voice of God

Jennifer Brownell

I recently heard that a childhood family friend, Sister Rosemary, died.


Dead of a Broken Heart

Emily C. Heath

One of my hobbies is genealogy.


Things that Can't Separate Us from the Love of God: Part Two

Vince Amlin

Paul's list of things that can't separate us from the love of God in Christ is pretty exhaustive.


The Great Reversal

Bob Thompson

For 25 years, I've walked past two paintings on the wall of our church's largest Sunday School room, which doubles as a parlor and chapel.