My mother is an overcomer. With God’s help, Mom overcame the acute pancreatitis she was suffering with when I wrote the meditation for the Upper Room. She also defeated cancer, and septicemia. Overcoming challenges isn’t new to my mom. When Mom ...
Upper Room author Matthew Reger with his dad, Kenneth Reger.
Upper Room author Pam Williams and her Mother, Sherry Flasher.
The other night we babysat my 11-month-old granddaughter, Thea. The next morning Thea was crawling around on the living-room carpet, playing with the TV remote while we chatted. Waving it in the air, she accidently bumped her forehead and looked so surprised that we laughed spontaneously. She immediately copied us ...read more
As an adjunct professor, I am continuing to develop relationships as faculty sponsor for the campus chapter of the Christian Medical and Dental Associations (www.cmda.org). Last week I led a discussion on anxiety, a familiar topic for medical students. Together we studied Luke 12:22-31 and considered how to apply this ...read more
I live near the Everglades, and this photo of an alligator was taken from my backyard. I enjoy watching the birds and alligators that visit the lake next to my home. This devotional on February 11, 2015 is the second time that ...