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

Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; 
be courageous; be strong. - 1 Corinthians 16:13 (NIV)

There have been times in my life when I have so disobeyed God and Christ’s teachings that I thought I was beyond help and love. It weighed heavily on my mind that God might not want to have anything to do with me because of my sins. How glad I...

Today's Prayer
Forgiving God, we count on your unfailing strength to help us overcome the stumbling blocks in our faith journey. Uphold us when we falter, and pick us up when we fall. Amen.

44 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Proverbs 4:1-9

Thought for the Day

“I can do all this through him who gives me strength” (Phil. 4:13).

Prayer Focus

Someone who feels unworthy 
of God’s love


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.