Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • A Task for You – February 25, 2017
    Today’s Reflection JEAN VANIER was born on September 10, 1928; his father was Governor-General of Canada. After spending much of his childhood in London, he entered the navy during World War II, becom …
  • Breathe In – February 24, 2017
    Today’s Reflection AS YOU BREATHE IN today while in the midst of your familiar surroundings, I hope you can release some of your anxiety, pain, and struggles to God. Breathing in reminds you that God …
  • Restore Us, Lord – February 23, 2017
    Today’s Reflection RESTORE US, LORD. Once we prayed, knowing our help came from you. Once we defied injustice, knowing that you were on our side. Once we prayed all night ’til our help came. Once we a …
  • Truly Present – February 22, 2017
    Today’s Reflection LET ME describe what it means to be truly present. Being present involves letting go of our constant preoccupations, immersing ourselves in the here and now, and giving ourselves wh …
  • You Never Pray Alone – February 21, 2017
    Today’s Reflection MORNING PRAYER is a time of recognition that God, who never slumbers or sleeps, has been at work while we have been at rest. Morning prayer is not the beginning of the day. It is an …