Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Prayer and Compassion – June 26, 2016
    Today’s Reflection PRAYER LEADS to a loving union with the Holy One but not for private enjoyment. Prayer draws us into unity with Christ, into communion and community. Compassionate action results, g …
  • Create in Us Pure Hearts – June 25, 2016
    Today’s Reflection GOD OF ALL THAT IS GOOD AND JUST, grant us courage to walk the path of faith with integrity and wisdom to rely on you to guide our feet toward the level ground of vital Christian co …
  • Walking Prayer – June 24, 2016
    Today’s Reflection CHRISTIAN PRACTICES that incorporate everyday gestures and actions typically involve our bodies: We speak, sing, eat, wash, or bow. We walk. By investing these gestures with new mea …
  • The Gift of Your Body – June 23, 2016
    Today’s Reflection The Gift of Your Body DO SOMETHING PHYSICAL that is not habitual for you. Perhaps dance as you cook, do some stretches each time you get up from a chair, rent roller skates and go f …
  • Finding Renewal – June 22, 2016
    Today’s Reflection BECAUSE I HAVE NO brothers, sisters, or children and my parents both passed away over a decade ago, I found it necessary in the years between divorce and remarriage to work intentio …