United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Kenneth L. Samuel

Kenneth L. Samuel

Upon their exodus out of Egyptian slavery, God instructed the Hebrews to abandon the worship of idols their parents engaged in while they were in bondage, and to direct their devotions toward the one God who had heard their pleas and secured their liberation.


Kenneth L. Samuel

What we bring with us to the issues of life sets the tone for what we will receive. 


Kenneth L. Samuel

Even as we look upon the ultimate, eternal triumph of God's only begotten Son, we must not neglect or erase our contributions to his death.


Kenneth L. Samuel

What happens when we achieve our goals and accomplish our aims? What happens when our days of struggle give way to days of triumph? What happens when Lent relents to Resurrection?


Kenneth L. Samuel

For a long time, John Lennon's famous lines from his iconic song, "Imagine," haunted me.