United Church of Christ

Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Interruptions

Donna Schaper

Not knowing what to do next is often the best platform for finding the unusual. Holy One, permit us to understand interruptions as sacraments. 


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Partners

Mary Luti

Still, you can’t offer Mercy to an enemy every week and not start to mean it, even a little. You can’t put Healing in someone’s hand for months on end without something rubbing off.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Trading Guilt for Grace

Marchaé Grair

Divine One, extend your grace to me and help me extend that same grace to myself. Amen.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Unfinished Business

Richard L. Floyd

The Christian life is more like gardening than it is like cooking. You plant seeds, you water and tend your garden, and you wait for God to give the growth.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Sensual

Rachel Hackenberg

Sure, maybe it's a poem about God.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Multiple Choice

Vicki Kemper

The widow of Zarephath had a choice to make: Use what little she had to make one last supper for herself and her son or, instead, use it to feed the bossy prophet who promised his God would provide.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Fear Not for the Body

Molly Baskette

God is not safe. God may be good, but God never promised us absolute physical safety and security.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussions: Too Much and Too Little

Vince Amlin

I always have the feeling I've said more than I intended to and less than they wanted me to. Too much and too little


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Shoes

Tony Robinson

How will you carry the message of peace far and wide this year? Myself, I think I’d opt for some really good running shoes.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Death on the Factory Floor

Lillian Daniel

Raise your hands higher to bless the whole world in love and light.