Please Note: We are experiencing delays in shipping and customer service due to the COVID-19 omicron surge. Read more 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

“Who can hide in secret places so that I cannot 
see them?” declares the Lord. “Do not I fill 
heaven and earth?” declares the Lord. - Jeremiah 23:24 (NIV)

Some time ago, I went to buy a used car. I was tempted to look merely at the outward appearance and then check the pricetag on the front window. Luckily I remembered my father’s comment that it is easy to polish a car on the surface but harder to treat...

Today's Prayer
O God, thank you for knowing us completely. Help us to live so that others may see you in us. As Jesus taught us, we pray, “Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation” (Luke 11:2-4, NIV). Amen.

36 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
1 Samuel 16:1-13

Thought for the Day

I will value myself and others by looking at the heart the way God does.

Prayer Focus

To make wise decisions


Respond by posting a prayer.

To anyone considering the 2022 Spiritual Formation in Today’s World: Ask yourself if you are ready and willing to give your heart, mind, body, and soul to the experience. If you are, you will be changed in ways you may not even know you need. And it will continue to shape you into the future.” 


Learn more about Spiritual Formation in Today’s World: A One-Year Online Offering from The Academy for Spiritual Formation here.