Devotionals by Talitha Arnold

Devotionals by Talitha Arnold

The Word that Shapes Us

Talitha Arnold

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


For All That Will Be, Yes!

Talitha Arnold

Dag Hammarskjold wrote this affirmation in January, 1953, a few months after becoming the second Secretary-General for the 8-year-old United Nations.


I Had Planned

Talitha Arnold

King David had great plans, but God had other plans.


Harlot or Hotel Owner: What's in a Name?

Talitha Arnold

"Rahab the Harlot." That's what I first learned about the woman of Jericho who saved the lives of the two Israelite spies. Perhaps you did, too. 


As Sure As the Hairs on Your Head

Talitha Arnold

Samson was at a dead end.


Standing on Holy Ground

Talitha Arnold

Moses must have laughed out loud when the voice from the burning bush told him he was standing on "holy ground."


God's Hands

Talitha Arnold

God has no hands but ours.


I Love Your Law

Talitha Arnold

On this Eve of Independence Day and its celebration of freedom, today's Psalm instead praises a restriction on freedom,  i.e. God's law.


The Eve of Pentecost

Talitha Arnold

The first Christians had to trust God with no clue as to what God had in store for them. How did they do it?


To Seek with Heart and Soul

Talitha Arnold

Our church's Youth Confirmands may not be ready, even after two years, to confirm their faith this May. That's okay. What we truly hope is that they will continue to seek God, with heart and soul.