Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Trust in God – September 22, 2018
    Today’s Reflection SOMETIMES LIFE SEEMS UNBEARABLE. Our hearts and minds are weighed heavily upon, and we struggle to let go of all that burdens us for fear of losing the illusion of control we have o …
  • Passion for Truth – September 21, 2018
    Today’s Reflection WE NEED TO REDEVELOP our view of friendship and its purposes. In our culture, a friend is someone you enjoy doing things with, or perhaps someone with whom you share your troubles. …
  • God Stepped In – September 20, 2018
    Today’s Reflection When God Stepped In In with the “in crowd,” I lived the high life. People looked up to me. I answered to no one. I was popular. I was above everybody. I was too cool for God. I was …
  • Christ’s Presence in Weakness – September 19, 2018
    Today’s Reflection IN THIS WORLD’S EYES, there is an enormous distinction between good times and bad, between sorrow and joy. But in the eyes of God, they are never separated. Our ministry is to help …
  • Christ’s Transforming Presence – September 18, 2018
    Today’s Reflection ANGER AND ANXIETY characterizes our lives more than patience and peace. We act in compulsive, competitive, and controlling ways. We have our addictions, though some of us hide them …