United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Donna Schaper

Donna Schaper

Get up tomorrow morning and get help to get over old injuries. Have a resurrection breakfast. 


Donna Schaper

We think disease is something that needs a pill or a chemical or a drug company. What if disease was more appropriately defined?


Donna Schaper

Let me give you three ways to lean towards God if you can't or don't believe.


Donna Schaper

I love the way God is like the Macarthur Foundation, adopting us and giving us inheritances, rich ones that are way beyond monetization in the first place.


Donna Schaper

Many adopted people don't want to know or do want to know or can't decide what they want to know.  There is no right or wrong here.


Donna Schaper

Have you ever noticed yourself sneak yourself into a conversation, sneakily?


Donna Schaper

The difference between a good competition and an evil one is in its objective.  When it comes to showing honor, everybody has a chance to win.


Donna Schaper

Eternity doesn't come later; it comes now.  


Donna Schaper

The children of Israel knew very little about blogging or social media or populations exploding and tipping. Not one of them had email or a Facebook account.  But they did know what it meant to not belong. 


Donna Schaper

Perhaps you join me in being enthused by the Pope’s encyclical.