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

May the righteous be glad and rejoice before 
God; may they be happy and joyful. - Psalm 68:3 (NIV)

When I was younger, I would notice how happy wealthy friends seemed to be. I had difficulty understanding why I didn’t have the same privileges as my friends. A friend once said to me, “I don’t know why people are so unhappy when every day is a gift.” My friend...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, open our eyes so that we can see and appreciate all you have given to us. Amen.

0 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 5:18-20

Thought for the Day

I will be grateful and celebrate God’s gift of life today.

Prayer Focus

To make the most of God’s gifts


Respond by posting a prayer.

While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.” 

Learn more about ways to support Emmaus Ministries.