Always Somewhere in Our Home

February 05, 2013

Always Somewhere in Our Home The story of a young couple in Costa Rica seeking ways to gather their family for daily devotion time is like many testimonies I have heard while serving as Publisher of The Upper Room. What a blessing to hear—and share—stories about ... more

"One of the greatest things that has happened to my country and my church in Zimbabwe has been the coming of The Upper Room devotional guide," says Pastor Gift Machinga.   Did you know that YOU can help make things like ... more
Join us in celebrating The Night of the Child Nativity Exhibit!  

The birth of Christ is told through the eyes of more than 30 cultures in 100 plus nativity scenes at The Upper Room Chapel and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. Exquisite porcelains and wood carvings ... more
We have much to celebrate as we near the end of 2012. Here are just some of the things that YOUR donations helped us accomplish this year ...

  > In addition to helping begin a new edition of The Upper Room daily devotion in the ... more
"A Global Publication Proclaiming a Global God" for the Philippines

NASHVILLE, TN.—As the threat of HIV rises throughout the Philippines, The Upper Room expands translations of its prayer booklet Prayers for Encouragement to Tagalog, which is spoken by ... more

"I Want to Touch the Words"

November 26, 2012

"I Want to Touch the Words"  

  To a sighted person, the big white book on the table by Ruth Bloss’s chair might not look like anything special, but the barely visible, raised bumps on its pages give the 87-year-old access to a global community ... more
Click here for meditations by authors who have written about hurricanes for The Upper Room daily devotional guide.

Excerpts from Upper Room Books WHEN I HAVE LOST MY WAY, God is. When I am found ... more
In the mountainous kingdom of Nepal, nestled between Northern India’s rural countryside and China’s massive mainland, a small group of Christians have come together to worship and celebrate.  They sit patiently on floor mats eagerly waiting to receive copies of the newest Upper Room edition in the Nepali language.  ... more
U.S. Military Chaplains Deliver a Message of Hope Against a backdrop of refueling fighter jets and transport planes, chaplains at the U.S. Transit Center at Manas Airport in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan reach out to thousands of U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine personnel.  ... more

Not Walking Alone

September 19, 2012

Not Walking Alone Asking for prayer seemed as uncomfortable as the arthritis aching in Beth’s knees.

Beth hesitated, but finally called The Upper Room Living Prayer Center and asked, “Is it okay for me to put myself on the prayer list?” When her friends, coworkers, ... more