Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Five Ways to Spread Hope – May 27, 2015
    Today’s Reflection 1. Be a helper. If you hear of disasters or troubles, especially near where you live, pray about the situation. Ask God for ideas for helping. Maybe you can collect food, water, or …
  • Still Flourishing in Old Age – May 26, 2015
    Today’s Reflection SOME PEOPLE BELIEVE that life peaks at some point and has an upward and downward slope on either side. The peak for some people comes in midlife and from that moment on, their life …
  • Agape Love – May 25, 2015
    Today’s Reflection THE AFFIRMATION OF GOD’S LOVE is the most healing and nurturing message you will ever receive. Why, then, is it sometimes so difficult to accept God’s love personally? One reason ma …
  • Where Are You, God? – May 24, 2015
    Today’s Reflection IN THE DARK NIGHT of my soul, I look for you, God, searching through darkness until my eyes can bear no more. I look for you, God, until everything around me seems emptied of meanin …
  • Slowing Down – May 23, 2015
    Today’s Reflection WHEN WE LOSE SOMEONE or some activity, we slow down to a speed that feels safe. Each step is a cautious effort. Someone once told me that he had experienced the loss of his mother a …