United Church of Christ

Please sign up for the Daily Devotional below!

Wisdom of Earth and Heaven

John Nelson

I wonder about James: how well did he know human nature?

New Year, Old Me

Emily C. Heath

New Year's Day, and the companion resolution-making process, has never worked for me.

Hidden Treasure

Ron Buford

I still remember those moments as if they happened yesterday. On bad days, they help get me through.

Grace For the Old, Too

Tony Robinson

Sometimes in the Christmas focus on children, on the young woman Mary and the birth in the manger, we miss another element in the story of Christ's birth. There is grace here not just for the young, but for the old, or older, as well.

What Do You See?

Lillian Daniel

When I travel, I want to see all the big sites, the beautiful buildings and the somber markers. I don't want to miss a thing.

I am a Winter-ist

Donna Schaper

I wonder how I can escape the prison of my prejudices and learn to enjoy all that God has made.

I Had Planned

Talitha Arnold

"We cannot do everything, and there is a sense of liberation in realizing that."

The Peaceable Kingdom

Tony Robinson

Realists dismiss these images of predator and prey reconciled as the sheerest sort of seasonal sentimentality.


Mary Luti

Mary is the still point in the resounding amazement. 

Christmas in the Swamp

Vince Amlin

There will be no white Christmas in Gainesville, Florida, tomorrow.