Belinda Jo “B. J.” Mathias (Mississippi)
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
Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works, and give glory to your Father in heaven. - Matthew 5:16 (NRSV)
For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be just like my dad. He was my hero and my best buddy. I loved everything Dad loved. I loved fishing, window shopping (especially at the sporting goods store and the hardware store), and target shooting with my bow and...
If I strive to be like my heavenly Father, I can make a difference in the world.
Respond by posting a prayer.
“For the past two years, I have used Journey to the Table to cultivate community with young adults in Nashville. The rhythm of Journey to the Table with preparation, prayer, listening, silence, and discussion created space for young adults to reflect, grow in their faith, and build relationships. The topics are extremely relevant for emerging adulthood, and the activities and schedule are adaptable for different contexts. We invited the participants to continue the relationships built at Journey to the Table through year-round life groups and affinity groups. I’m looking forward to next year’s Journey to the Table – it truly sets a table for building relationships and growing in our faith.” Learn more about Journey to the Table.