United Church of Christ

What Could They Possibly Do?

Donna Schaper

Joseph didn't have to give Jesus his tomb, but he did.


Bearing

Quinn G. Caldwell

The Oceti Sakowin camp had been there for months by then, full of Water Protectors resisting proposed plans for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross a dammed section of the Missouri River not far from the lands of the Standing Rock Sioux.


Do This

Kaji Douša

How far are you willing to let God go?


Take a Dip

Vince Amlin

I remember the feeling when the principal came into my classroom.


Who Owns You?

Matt Laney

Obviously, the answer was, "No way!"


Seeming Unseemly

Jennifer Garrison Brownell

Scholars always seem to say something, well, scholarly about this passage, like, "In first century Palestine, the act of wiping Jesus' feet with her hair would have been an act of unseemly immodesty by Mary."


Triumph of the Weak

Kenneth L. Samuel

Today we mark the triumphal entry of Jesus into the city of Jerusalem . . . riding on a donkey.


He Knew Where He was Going!

Richard L. Floyd

Jesus knew that people who said the kinds of things he said and did the kind of things he did in Jerusalem were likely to end up on a Roman cross.


Christian Privilege

Emily C. Heath

It has become quite common for some American Christians to believe they are being persecuted for their faith.


God's Surprising Choices

Tony Robinson

A friend of mine did a sermon series she called "The Ten Essentials."