United Church of Christ

Books of the Bible: Micah

Alas for us, to be alive at a time when direction has become so unmoored from truth that friends no longer trust each other and loved ones rise up against each other.

What has God’s faithfulness done to us, that we reject humility? How has God’s love wearied us, that we neglect mercy? How do we answer for our persistent injustice?

Matt Fitzgerald

A member of my church lost her husband to brain cancer two years ago.

Kenneth L. Samuel

After he was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, the now late Senator John McCain came to the Capitol to take part in the crucial health care vote.

Tony Robinson

I'm a little worried that this wonderful verse is becoming a progressive prooftext. 

Mary Luti

Years ago, several Israeli contractors overseeing the construction of the separation wall were prosecuted for stealing Palestinian olive trees.

Quinn G. Caldwell

Stick only with Micah 6:8, and you might think that our faith is primarily a scold, trying to hector you into behaving better so you can save the world yourself.

Donna Schaper

My granddaughter told her mother that she didn't like her mother's "workiness."  Eva is 4.

Donna Schaper

Television writer and producer Norman Lear, who is about to turn 93, was asked how he made it so long and so well.  He responded, "By knowing the difference between what is over and what is next."

Molly Baskette

I am getting to find out whether I am a good person, living a good life, without a church.