United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Richard L. Floyd

Richard L. Floyd

I sit in the pews these days, since my pastoring days are behind me, and I contemplate my fellow church members, many of whom I have come to love. What brings them here, I wonder?


Richard L. Floyd

You can't find holy ground with your GPS.


Richard L. Floyd

When we "weep with those who weep," and I am convinced that in these holy moments God weeps with us.


Richard L. Floyd

Repentance has long been an important theme for Lent, but many are put off by the idea since it seems to demand one big life-changing event.


Richard L. Floyd

My secular friends sometimes ask me, "Why the church?"