Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • Nurture Imagination – January 27, 2015
    Today’s Reflection ARTISTS AND OTHER SUPPOSEDLY IMAGINATIVE PEOPLE don’t have a corner on spiritual formation. Nor do children or even youth. All of us use our imaginations when it comes to faith, and …
  • Rejoice in the Lord – January 26, 2015
    Today’s Reflection LORD, I resolve to live more fully in 2015,each day brighter, more purposeful,full of faith and not of fear.Give me courage to accept life’s adventuresand faith to avoid second gues …
  • Fix Me, Lord – January 25, 2015
    Today’s Reflection AFTER I TOOK MY FIRST JOB at a church as an intern, my new boss, Gary, asked me to help finish the attic space in his new home. I was a nineteen-year-old college student, and he ask …
  • God Is in Control – January 24, 2015
    Today’s Reflection SINCE CHILDHOOD our lives seem to be dominated by the assumption that “I am the center of the universe and everything and everyone should revolve around my wishes, my desires, my in …
  • Compassionate Moments – January 23, 2015
    Today’s Reflection WE ARE MOST FULLY HUMAN, most fully ourselves, when we see someone in the truth of his or her experience and are moved to respond with compassion and care. We glimpse a colleague sm …