The Upper Room is here for you in these anxious times. Click Here

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

Now, says the Lord — the one who created you, Jacob, the one who formed you, Israel: 
Don’t fear, for I have redeemed you; I have 
called you by name; you are mine. - Isaiah 43:1 (CEB)

My husband, Roger, and I are retired educators. Sometimes we are approached by former students who ask, “Do you 
remember me?” Most of the time we can recall their names, but sometimes we cannot; after all, we have not seen them for years and have known thousands of children over...

Today's Prayer
Creator God, thank you for knowing us fully and loving us completely. Amen.

0 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Isaiah 43:1-4

Thought for the Day

God will always remember me.

Prayer Focus

Teachers and Students


Respond by posting a prayer.

I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

View a growing list of resources for the spiritual work of overcoming racism.