Register for a Free Trial

Sign Up Today and get full access to the daily devotional and the rest of The Upper Room content FREE for 30 days.

Sign Up Today

Other seed fell on rock. As it grew, it 
dried up because it had no moisture. - Luke 8:6 (CEB)

As I prepared the soil for spring planting, the parable of the sower came to mind. I remembered times when I had tried to plant a garden in hard, rocky soil. Few seeds were able to survive and grow. I needed to bring in compost and sand to mix into...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, prepare our hearts for the planting of your word. Amen.

0 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Luke 8:4-8

Thought for the Day

God’s word can enrich my heart.

Prayer Focus

Soil Conservationists


Respond by posting a prayer.

Steve headshot

Sharing the heart, mind, and work of Christ . . .

“Prayer, searching the scripture, and service are means of entering into and sharing the heart, mind, and work of Christ. A balanced spiritual practice helps us get in step with the transforming rhythm of Jesus’ life with God: work and worship, engagement and rest, service and Sabbath, contemplation and action.” Read more.