Pockets Wins Another Award

September 30, 2011

Pockets, Upper Room’s magazine for tweens 8 to 12 years of age, connects with young readers both in words and images, so it’s not surprising that we’ve won another design award!

On September 16, Pockets received recognition for “Best Magazine Cover” at the Case ... more
A phone rang, and without hesitation Janet reached to answer.

"Upper Room Prayer Center. My name is Janet. I am here to pray for you." On the other end of the line, a stranger sought comfort, community, and help from God.  The stranger asked Janet to pray. As ... more

Upper Room Daily Reflections

September 22, 2011

Upper Room Ministries is happy to announce the return of Upper Room Daily Reflections.

Here’s how to use Daily Reflections: View Daily Reflections online. Or subscribe to a feed (RSS or email) to have the ... more

Centering Prayer Exercise

September 14, 2011

by J. David Muyskens

Centering Prayer does not require constant use of a mantra or consciousness of breathing or any effort of exerted attention. Letting go of all our efforts, we simply sit with the intention of surrendering to God. We wait with openness, turning to God through the use ... more
The Upper Room Chapel recently welcomed World Methodist Men's Organzation President Larry Malone as its guest speaker. Larry challenged the assembled congregation to join a global effort to "engage four million persons and families to provide economic capacity to feed four million hungry persons daily."

The ... more
Mary Lou Redding, Editorial Director of The Upper Room Magazine, has written a post called "A New Way of Connecting" for the Upper Room daily devotional blog. Click here to read what she has to say! more

Let it Go

August 15, 2011

John Mogabgab, Special Projects Editor at The Upper Room has written a new blog posts for Upper Room Books about parallels between downsizing one’s office and the writing/editing process. Click title above and follow this link to read it and share your thoughts.

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2011 Online eCourses

July 30, 2011

Upper Room Multimedia hosts online retreats and courses featuring content from Upper Room books, magazines, and programs. These online offerings give an opportunity to explore Upper Room content with friends from around the country and around the world. Log in anywhere you have internet access and at your own ... more
(July 21, 2011) — The Upper Room is pleased to announce that four titles from Upper Room Books and Fresh Air Books recently received 2011 National Indie Excellence Awards. We congratulate our authors whose books received well-deserved acclaim!

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