Richard L. Floyd
The church is gathered to hear God's life-giving promises and the Good News of God's great love for us in Jesus Christ.
Like other federal employees, my friend faces an uncertain future.
He looked for excuses to buy me flowers.
I've never been very concerned with trying to prove God exists, especially when those suffering hard times around me want to question God.
The conundrum: as rich as we've become, our wealth has not eradicated poverty.
So go ahead. Canonize yourself. You're just claiming what has already been given to you by Jesus, who loves us, as imperfect as we are.
I don't think for a minute that I can do all things, but I am learning to trust the one who can.
One of the favorite critiques of my generation is that we were raised in a culture where "everyone gets a trophy."
If someone told you how to be more effective in your work for a more just and peaceful world, would you do it?
Emily C. Heath
There's nothing wrong with being yourself, and being proud about it.