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

Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. - 1 John 4:7 (NRSV)

Walking through the pasture on an early spring day, I noticed all the tender new sprouts pushing their way through the rich soil. At my feet were hundreds of tiny flowers in shades of yellow, white, and lavender. Some could have been considered weeds, while others held the promise of...

Today's Prayer
God of creation, thank you for the beauty of the earth and of your people. Help us love one another as you have loved us. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

79 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Deuteronomy 11:8-15

Thought for the Day

Each person I encounter is a precious child of God.

Prayer Focus

Painters


Respond by posting a prayer.

The Upper Room lifts the spirits of residents I serve as a correctional chaplain. Christians and non-Christians read the devotions, reminding them of an alternative path to a loving God that will walk alongside them through the good and ugly of life.”

 

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.