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

Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done 
in earth, as it is in heaven. - Matthew 6:10 (KJV)

During my childhood, my mother and I would often pass the candy counter in a certain department store. Each time, I asked for one of the enticing lollipops that were six inches in diameter. After repeated denials, my mother relented one day and bought me one. At first, I was...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for caring for us enough to say no. Amen.

43 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Luke 15:11-21

Thought for the Day

God loves me enough to say no and lead me in a new direction.

Prayer Focus

Candymakers


Respond by posting a prayer.

Seeing young people, both men and women, participate in and write their testimonies at The Upper Room daily devotional writers’ workshop in Yangon, 2019, has been a highlight for me. The event and testimonies led to the publication of the first Lenten devotional in the Myanmar language. I truly believe that through The Upper Room ministry, the Lord will continue to equip people in Myanmar to grow and to share the gospel of Jesus Christ.”

Make a global impact: Give to the International Editions of The Upper Room.