Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Listen – April 23, 2018
    Today’s Reflection AS A YOUNG MINISTER, I made many presumptuous mistakes, convinced I knew best, rushing in to advise and guide others before God’s purpose and plan had time to unfold and reveal them …
  • Trust That God Is at Work in Your Family – April 22, 2018
    Today’s Reflection OUR GOD is a God of relationship, who invites us into God’s family. When our families get along, we see a beautiful reflection of God’s love – family members who serve, listen, comm …
  • Forgivingness and Family – April 21, 2018
    Today’s Reflection FORGIVENESS IS EASIER if we have opened ourselves to God’s love. When you ponder whether to forgive others, take a moment to imagine God’s loving you just as you are, with all your …
  • Holy Purposes – April 20, 2018
    Today’s Reflection IN THE RESURRECTION, God in Christ has given second wind to prayers that have not gone answered as we hoped and to those who have not been healed as we sought—and to a realm that, w …
  • Sharing the Gospel – April 19, 2018
    Today’s Reflection GROWING UP, I assumed Jesus’ call to share the gospel meant I would travel across the ocean to a secluded village on the fringes of contemporary society. I figured I would have had …