United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Talitha Arnold

Talitha Arnold

"You can always pray," Khaled said as he drove from Amman to Petra. "Even if a person can't fast, do Hajj or give charity, they can always pray."


Talitha Arnold

Jacob could probably be forgiven for not knowing that God was in the desert where he'd spent the night with only a stone for a pillow.


Talitha Arnold

"Are you a god?" the disciple asked the Buddha. "No," he replied. "Are you a saint?" "No." "Then what are you?" the man asked. The Buddha replied, "I am awake."


Talitha Arnold

Two choices: Go back to Egypt or go deeper with God, i.e., deeper into the wilderness.


Talitha Arnold

The Connecticut congregation I served for six years used it, so I did, too.