United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Donna Schaper

Donna Schaper

Who is in charge of great awakenings?


Donna Schaper

This passage has a sense of mystery as well as joy. 


Donna Schaper

In 1940, the entrance to the ancient French Lascaux Cave was discovered by 18-year-old Marcel Ravidat.


Donna Schaper

Philosopher and political theorist Herbert Marcuse, 1898–1979, said that, in his time, we had developed an "authoritarian ritualization of discourse."


Donna Schaper

What we really hold in common is beauty, not money or objects.


Donna Schaper

Joseph didn't have to give Jesus his tomb, but he did.


Donna Schaper

I live a very safe life and am white enough to trust the police.


Donna Schaper

T.S. Eliot wrote that we are "Distracted from distraction by distraction."


Donna Schaper

The Anthropocene age – the one now, where humans are dominant to a self-destructive degree – is forcing us to reconsider animals.


Donna Schaper

The W-2 forms are filling up the mailboxes.