United Church of Christ


Matt Laney

Mark doesn't name the guy so let's call him "Billy" because he's a combination of Bill Gates and the late Billy Graham.

Grief's Binoculars

Jennifer Garrison Brownell

My favorite nine-year-old tells me it freaks him out to look at his friend through binoculars held backwards.

Talked To Your Neighbors Lately?

Kenneth L. Samuel

The presidential election of 2016 was another stark reminder of how deeply divided we are as a country.

Living Water and Leaky Containers

Richard L. Floyd

When you live in the desert you know the difference between green and brown, between wet and dry.

Strange gods

Emily C. Health

God's warning comes too late for most of us.

Letting God Be God

Tony Robinson

If Jonah weren't so sad, he would be really funny.

Evangelism for Millennials

John Edgerton

Say what you will about millennials (or better yet, talk to us instead of about us, it's only polite), but we know something about evangelism.

Had To

Mary Luti

Of course he didn't have to go through Samaria. Most Jews wouldn't have—it was enemy territory.

Why We Worship

Marchaé Grair

I've been a church worship leader for decades so I've heard every imaginable element of the "worship wars."

The Enemy at the Table

Vince Amlin

There is a restaurant in Pittsburgh called Conflict Kitchen.