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

Which of these three, do you think, was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of the robbers? - Luke 10:36 (NRSV)

The good Samaritan story is so familiar to me that I often skim through it instead of looking at the details. Most of us think we are, or should be, the good Samaritan of Jesus’ parable. But what message would the story have if we were the one who was...

Today's Prayer
O God, help us to accept your love from wherever and whomever it comes. Help us to show love and care to those we meet, not just those who are most like us. Amen.

66 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Luke 10:25-37

Thought for the Day

Whom has God sent to help me? Will I receive them?

Prayer Focus

Emergency first responders


Respond by posting a prayer.

I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”

Join us every Monday and Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. (CST) for prayer and worship on Facebook Live.