United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Richard L. Floyd

Richard L. Floyd

The metaphorical heart is a matter of life and death. The heart is implicated in the choices of lovers and fools, and who among us hasn't been both at some time in our life?


Richard L. Floyd

Across generations, there is a story of good news of the God who remains faithful.


Richard L. Floyd

The Christian life is more like gardening than it is like cooking. You plant seeds, you water and tend your garden, and you wait for God to give the growth.


Richard L. Floyd

Lately I've been hearing the saying "It is what it is!" more and more.


Richard L. Floyd

Many of the scripture readings for Advent are full of such warnings and dire forebodings.