Devotionals by Mary Luti

Devotionals by Mary Luti

"Ah, Tim, You…"

Mary Luti

Since childhood a man I know has been attracted to Something.


Old and New

Mary Luti

Wallace Nutting (1861-1941) was a Congregational minister, entrepreneur, and antiquarian. Appalled by the shoddiness of machine-made things, he championed old things made by hand. 


Um…

Mary Luti

Um… Let's see if I have this right


Go to Sleep. Good Night.

Mary Luti

If you're a parent, or if you've cared for a child overnight, you'll recognize this drill: Read story, say prayers, position bunny, plant kiss, douse lights, tiptoe out.


Visiting

Mary Luti

For the sake of the church at Philippi, Paul chose to remain. 


Present Imperfect

Mary Luti

Hypocrisy comes in many varieties. 


A Glass Darkly

Mary Luti

A cartoon shows a pastor meeting with the chairperson of the church council.


Wisdom, Like

Mary Luti

There's wisdom that comes with growing old.


Stepping Away

Mary Luti

It's an age-old question: "Why don't you come when I need you?"


Damned if He Does…

Mary Luti

We may not admit it, or even know it, but most of us harbor fixed notions about what a real Christian is like, or a perfect parent, or an ideal pastor, or a good citizen.