Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • The Holy Spirit, God with Us – January 16, 2017
    Today’s Reflection The Holy Spirit is God with us to comfort and convict, to remind and renew, to guide and guard, to sustain and support. Through the work of the Holy Spirit, we are convicted of our …
  • The Gift of Imagination – January 15, 2017
    Today’s Reflection WE NEED THE GIFT of imagination if we are to see and hear God in the world about us. Poetry, art, and music can take us to places that literal and scientific truth cannot. This is n …
  • Tips for Contemplative Coloring – January 14, 2017
    Today’s Reflection 1. Everyone is an artist. You are wonderfully made in the image of God, your Creator. Therefore, you have creative gifts embedded within you. …. 2. Set aside time. Designate time in …
  • Fully Present – January 13, 2017
    Today’s Reflection LET ME describe what it means to be truly present. Being present involves letting go of our constant preoccupations, immersing ourselves in the here and now, and giving ourselves wh …
  • “In this World You Will Have Trouble” – January 12, 2017
    Today’s Reflection WHY DO SO MANY of us think being a Christian is going to guarantee an easy life? … God never promised a trouble-free life. The Bible is filled with saga of God’s people facing perse …