United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Richard L. Floyd

Richard L. Floyd

When I found my way back to God as a young man (or God found me, take your pick) it began with a deep longing.


Richard L. Floyd

When I was eighteen years old my mother died.


Richard L. Floyd

I was taught never to say, "Shut up!" It was considered rude. So I still don't.


Richard L. Floyd

A pastor friend of mine is known to have told his congregation, "If there isn't somebody here who rubs you the wrong way you need to come around more often."


Richard L. Floyd

I have belonged to a hiking group for nearly 20 years.