United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Mary Luti

Mary Luti

This is the only time Jesus asks the person he's healing whether his efforts are producing the desired effect.


Mary Luti

When my mother turned ninety, she entered her funeral instructions on a form entitled, 'In the Event of My Death,' a phrase she found amusing, as if death were something that might happen, or might not.


Mary Luti

Waiting is the hallmark of Advent, yet the Advent psalms and prophets speak more about longing than waiting.


Mary Luti

When his wealthy parents died, Nicholas of Myra gave away a fortune and gave himself to the church. 


Mary Luti

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