United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Ron Buford

Ron Buford

A Facebook intermediary connected me with Beverly, a dear college friend and symbol of so much of who I am – someone I'd not seen for more than 20 years.


Ron Buford

"Don't miss this special time right now."


Ron Buford

Here, the eccentric John the Baptizer is like a rock star, with crowds mobbing him for an odd form of ritualized bathing practiced by a Jewish sect called the Essenes.


Ron Buford

A friend complained about his mom, a wealthy woman who by inheritance wanted for nothing . . . but was miserable.


Ron Buford

Ever notice the way cats can seem to treat their owners as if their owners exist to solely fulfill their cat desires?