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Road to Spiritual Health

by Upper Room Administrator on Thursday, July 31, 2014

  I worked for many years as a doctor in mission hospitals, and then managed government hospitals. After my retirement in 2008, I studied the treatment of AIDS and now enjoy working in a clinic for patients ...

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Calling Pigs

by Upper Room Administrator on Wednesday, July 30, 2014

            If there's one thing I've learned from writing for the Upper Room, it's that you never know which of the meditations you submit will end up in print! Of the six of mine that have been published, this was the one I least expected to see. I also ...

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Who Will Roll the Stone Away?

by Upper Room Administrator on Monday, July 28, 2014

A year after my dad died, my mom was diagnosed with cancer. She lived with us and would need care. My husband traveled often for his job, and leaving my full-time job was not an option for me at that time. There would be no one to take care ...

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Prayerful Writing

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, July 26, 2014

I enjoy writing and hope to be able to do more writing for God in the days to come.  It is my prayer that God will use me to write beyond just daily devotionals.  I enjoy sharing what God puts on my heart as a daily devotional it is ...

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Don't Worry About Tomorrow

by Upper Room Administrator on Friday, July 25, 2014


  God’s been hearing my voice with more urgency and frequency than usual since I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. When I was suspicious of my symptoms my prayers begged for a simple health problem. ...

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Answered Prayers

by Upper Room Administrator on Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Almost four years have passed since my diagnosis in 2010 and I wish to share with you how God has moved in my life. 

In one of my conversations with God, shortly after receiving my diagnosis, I asked God, "Dear God, I now understand that I should not ...

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Study Scripture Daily

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The year started out pretty rough with the loss of my father in mid-March.  He and my mom (deceased quite some time back) are responsible for my hearing about Jesus and for bringing me up in a Christian home.  The last thing I told my dad as he lay ...

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