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

Faith by itself, if it has no works, is dead. - James 2:17 (NRSV)

My friend Sheila was asked to help at a church function. So one wet and windy evening she made a considerable effort to be at the church. When she arrived she found she was not needed, so she started her journey back home.
A man sitting in front of her...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us know when to speak and act as we share your love with others. Amen.

40 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 8:26-36, 38-40

Thought for the Day

How is God leading me to share my faith today?

Prayer Focus

Travelers


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.