United Church of Christ

Devotionals by Kenneth L. Samuel

Kenneth Samuel

I totally understand the push to live in the moment. To totally show up in real time is always needful.


Kenneth L. Samuel

Recently a friend of mine recommended that I follow a certain course of action in dealing with a potential adversary.  The advice seemed reasonable, applicable and definitely understandable to anyone with full knowledge of the situation. 


Kenneth L. Samuel

For many persons, the final words of the celebrated twenty-third Psalm speak to the heavenly abode of an eternal resting place.


Kenneth L. Samuel

Our ears know the difference between harmony and cacophony.


Kenneth L. Samuel

There is nothing cute about being rejected.


Kenneth L. Samuel

Today we mark the triumphal entry of Jesus into the city of Jerusalem . . . riding on a donkey.


Kenneth L. Samuel

The presidential election of 2016 was another stark reminder of how deeply divided we are as a country.


Kenneth L. Samuel

Rage and rulership are not often mentioned in the same sentence.


Kenneth L. Samuel

One Sunday, an irate woman announced to some members of our congregation that she would be leaving our church and changing her membership.


Kenneth L. Samuel

I remember the first time I was summoned to appear in traffic court for a speeding ticket and some unpaid parking violations.