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

Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet whoever is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.” - Matthew 11:11 (NIV)

When I tried to share Jesus with someone who was more successful and more educated than I, the words tumbled out of my mouth in a confused heap. Then when the person disagreed with me, my mind went blank. I couldn’t come up with a quick response. So I walked...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, may your love and the knowledge that our value is from Christ Jesus help us to share the gospel boldly with others. Amen.

Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Matthew 11:1-11

Thought for the Day

Because Jesus died for me, I can live boldly for him.

Prayer Focus

To see the value in every person

Respond by posting a prayer.

I have been in the military for over 18 years, working in Religious Affairs. The Upper Room has always been a crucial resource for our military members. It serves as a beacon of hope, a way to connect daily to God and a reminder of how we should act as Christians.”

The Upper Room Chaplains’ Ministry provides military, VA hospital, and prison chaplains copies of the daily devotional for their ministry. Give today to support the Chaplains’ Ministry.