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Latest Devotionals

March 27, 2020

My Responsibility

Every day when I turn on the news, I see horrific stories of destructive wars, persecution, and mass shootings occurring around the world. Not only do these events anger me, but...

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March 26, 2020

God’s Ways

The printer for our devotional book notified us that we didn’t have enough funds for the 1,000 copies we had planned to print. Still sure the book would come out, I...

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March 25, 2020

The Cards Never Stopped

My friend has sent me greeting cards for the past 30 years. She doesn’t send just a birthday or a Christmas card, she sends a card for every holiday. She never...

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March 24, 2020

Without Words

My busy life came to a halt when my right hip began to hurt. By the time hip replacement surgery was scheduled, I was dependent on a walker. I’d never had...

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March 23, 2020

Priorities

It can be easy to prioritize many things over God: our families, jobs, studies, sports, or music. When I was a teenager, I gave importance to things like the cinema, games,...

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March 22, 2020

Sadness and Love

When Paulette, my wife of 50 years, died suddenly of a heart attack, I was not prepared for the devastation her loss would cause in my life. But I turned to...

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March 21, 2020

Fruitful

When I was a young girl, my grandmother kept a bowl full of plastic fruit on her coffee table. My sister and I would play a game by taking turns selecting...

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March 20, 2020

“I Lost Pop!”

“I lost Pop!” my two-and-a-half-year-old grandson would say when I would leave the house to go to work. For the first few years of his life, he and his mother, our...

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March 19, 2020

Halftime

Several friends of mine are planning to move to other companies. They have sent many letters out, but most of them have received no reply. A few were invited to interviews,...

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Bringing Family Together

“Namaste, greetings, and good morning. My name is Sabita, and I am a regular reader of Mathillo Kotha, the Nepali edition of The Upper Room. I have been reading the devotional for two-three years, and it has helped me very much to grow in my faith. It has also helped my family to gather in one place and to fellowship.” Give to the International Editions of The Upper Room, and make a global impact.