United Church of Christ

Books of the Bible: Colossians

Jesus was a good friend, even to those who had no other friends. But sometimes I rely too heavily on my cozy friend Jesus. Today, Reign of Christ Sunday, Jesus is our Salvation.


Is character something we can put on and cast off as easily as a thrift store find? Is there integrity to this fashion show? Let compassion, kindness, humility be our favorite outfits.


“A new kind of life” sounds pretty good to me since the old kind of life I have lived often has left a lot to be desired. Resurrection reminds me that Christ keeps working in me.


Kenneth L. Samuel

Have you noticed that people will often notice what you're wearing before they even notice you?


Molly Baskette

A year or so ago a Facebook friend asked me to relinquish my whiteness.


Lillian Daniel

Have you ever noticed that the authors of gratitude books have pretty awesome lives?


Kaji Douša

In all that we do, we hold a basket of fruit into which we and the others around us make an offering.  

 


Quinn G. Caldwell

Humans are the only singing species with a precise and shared sense of rhythm, which is what allows us to sing together.  Two birds might sing the same song, but they cannot sing it together.


Kenneth L. Samuel

What life lessons will we teach others through our attitudes and actions today?


Tony Robinson

Because Jesus has made it home, because he is the first to return from the dead, you and I can come out of hiding, running toward home, laughter in our mouths, hearts on fire.