United Church of Christ

Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Facing the Heat

Tony Robinson

If you want to make a difference, you will face some heat.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: All There is to Say

Emily C. Heath

On Easter Monday the big celebration is over.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Petulant People; Perplexing God

John Nelson

Long journeys can reveal, deeply, the nature of the traveler.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Chicken Soup for the Soul

Kenneth L. Samuel

As a prank, I, along with four of my college senior class colleagues conspired to steal the bell that was stationed at a corner of our college square.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Until the Tenderness is Real

Matt Fitzgerald

When you pray, how do you begin?


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Memory Work

Tony Robinson

Psalm 145 is an alphabetic acrostic poem, which means that each verse is keyed to a letter of the Hebrew alphabet.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: The Sinai Sabbatical

Matt Laney

Rev. Moses was gone a long time on his Mt. Sinai sabbatical, and the church got impatient.


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Written By Committee

Jennifer Brownell

"Ok, ok," I've heard said (or said myself) in more than one committee discussion about written policies or procedures,  "Can someone volunteer to work on this and bring it back next time?


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: You Can Keep Your Cheap Gratitude

Lillian Daniel

Have you ever noticed that the authors of gratitude books have pretty awesome lives?


Daily Devotional for Small Group Discussion: Here Comes the Judge

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