Why We Do What We Do

Why We Do What We Do

United in Spirit. 

We believe we can do more together.

We hope these stories will comfort you, guide you, and inspire you.

"Follow then, the way of love, while you set your heart on the gifts  of the Spirit. The highest gift you can wish for is to be able to speak the messages of God." - 1 Corinthians 14:1                                                                                             (J.B. Phillips, quoted from "New Testament in Modern English")

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Love one another ...

“I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.” (John 13: 34 NRSV)   Looking for Easter! “I just got some terrible news....” The voice on the... Read More


Heal me, O Lord, and I will be healed ...

“Heal me, hands of Jesus,and search out all my pain,restore my hope, remove my fear, and bring me peace again.” (excerpt by Michael Perry, © 1982 Hope Publishing Co, quoted from Voices United #621) Sharon’s Story... Read More


I am with you, and will watch over you, wherever you go

For almost 70 years, people have come through the doors of Devon United Church seeking hope, forgiveness, grace, or just understanding.    We have rejoiced as babies have been baptized, we have smiled as newlyweds... Read More


I was a stranger and you welcomed me

So you’ve got a good job, your life is great, everything is going along as you planned it, all is good and you may think “Why do I need the church?” But then something happens, and you don’t know where to turn ...  ... Read More