Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Life Comes from God – April 23, 2014
    Today’s Reflection JESUS IS NOT SIMPLY ALIVE. He has life in himself. We do not generate ourselves. But Jesus is the eternal Son of the eternal Father bound together in love by and with the eternal Sp …
  • God, Who Is Our Hope – April 22, 2014
    Today’s Reflection HISTORY IS FAR TOO HARSH for faith lightly held. History is far too real for faith to rest content in blissful denial. Faith requires more than naiveté. … Our hope resides in a cove …
  • Forgiveness Has a Face – April 21, 2014
    Today’s Reflection “I AM with you always. Breathe my breath. Lean your full heavy heart on my strength in this dark place. Let me pray in you, for you, and through you.” Forgiveness is a person. Forgi …
  • Easter Prayer – April 20, 2014
    Today’s Reflection O LORD OF LIFE, we thank you that the day of resurrection has dawned upon us. In its clear light, help us now to step from whatever sign of darkness there may be in ourselves into t …
  • Holy Saturday – April 19, 2014
    Today’s Reflection TO PRAY FOR one another is to enter the dark not-knowing of Holy Saturday, suspended between the savagery and sorrow of the world and the undisclosed work of a hidden God. … We, in …