United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Richard L. Floyd

Richard L. Floyd

I think back to the many people who helped me to have faith. Often it was not what they told me so much as who they were, a certain authenticity about them and the way they acted.


Richard L. Floyd

Since I was a child I have prayed the line from the Lord's Prayer "lead us not into temptation."


Richard L. Floyd

I was overcome with emotion, because I knew they weren't cheering for me.


Richard L. Floyd

The truth is, after Election Day we will have new leaders, but many of the same old problems of race and class and injustice will remain.


Richard L. Floyd

These rare moments God gives us when life seems especially good are to be embraced and remembered.