Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • The Lord’s Apprentice – September 2, 2014
    Today’s Reflection GRACIOUS LORD, rest of the weary and gentle guardian of the way: come alongside me and ease my burden, for I offer myself to you as the apprentice of your gentle and humble way that …
  • An Offering to the Lord – September 1, 2014
    Today’s Reflection GRACIOUS LORD, rest of the weary and gentle guardian of the way: come alongside me and ease my burden, for I offer myself to you as the apprentice of your gentle and humble way that …
  • Fullness vs. Satisfaction – August 31, 2014
    Today’s Reflection IN MY PRAYERS I frequently like to tell God what I want. I begin my day with list in hand: “Today, God, I need answers for this problem; I need resources for this issue; I need you …
  • We Are Loved – August 30, 2014
    Today’s Reflection WE ARE LOVED before we can even utter the desire to be worthy. We do not earn the cloak of beauty that is wrapped around our souls or the wreath of love that God gives each of us. – …
  • The Jesus Prayer – August 29, 2014
    Today’s Reflection FROM THE FIFTH CENTURY on, spiritual guides taught the use of the Jesus Prayer: “Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.” The Jesus Prayer comes from two scriptur …