United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Richard L. Floyd

Richard L. Floyd

The concept of "righteousness" was important to Ancient Israel's self-understanding of their covenant with God.


Richard L. Floyd

People frequently conflate religion with morality, as if they were the same thing.


Richard L. Floyd

The apostle Paul spent years traveling around the Mediterranean world sharing the Good News of what God had done in Jesus Christ.


Richard L. Floyd

The received truth in our society is that the strong must prevail over the weak, and the rich must prevail over the poor.


Richard L. Floyd

Jesus was often in trouble with the authorities because he regularly, and quite intentionally, broke the religious rules of the day.