Devotional

from the Upper Room

  • God’s Faithfulness – December 5, 2019
    Today’s Reflection THE INTERPLAY of light and darkness is one of the central themes of Advent, and in times of despair and depression, light can be a most welcome presence. Likewise, just as sunlight …
  • A Season of Hope – December 4, 2019
    Today’s Reflection [ADVENT] is a season of hope and hopefulness. God loves the world that God has created and has sent salvation. Even in the midst of dire circumstances, we can look out and watch exp …
  • Good Gifts – December 3, 2019
    Today’s Reflection THE GREATEST signs of God’s presence are, indeed, noted whenever and wherever we encounter joy and abundance. If our energies are running low, God can be our strength. If we feel we …
  • Our Greatest Comfort – December 2, 2019
    Today’s Reflection THIS DARK SEASON of Advent presents us with many challenges. Some of these challenges include fear, loneliness, isolation, or thoughts that remind us of past losses and difficulties …
  • Priorities – December 1, 2019
    Today’s Reflection AS WE STAY focused on our priorities—loving God and loving others—we will cultivate our capacities and abilities to carry out God’s work in the world. As we spend time in prayer, se …