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Paul wrote, “As a prisoner for the Lord, . . . I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.” - Ephesians 4:1 (NIV)

I cannot imagine the intense grief my biological grand-father must have felt when my new adopted family picked me up. He knew that it would be the last time he would see me. At just six years old, I was “Grandpa’s girl,” the one he would balance on his hands,...

Today's Prayer
Loving Father, thank you for adopting us as your children. Give us the courage to confess our sins and release them to you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 1:3-14

Thought for the Day

I want to live a life worthy of God’s great love and sacrifice.

Prayer Focus

Someone who has given up a child for adoption


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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.”

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