When I picked up a copy of the September-October 2015 Upper Room edition, I was both honored and humbled that my devotional and photo would be included.
But let’s face it, part of me said, “I need to get 10 copies for my Mom!” ...
Judy Racz migrated to Australia at the age of sixteen and has lived there since 1957. She left Hungary alone—at the age of 16—on a quest to make her dreams come true.
She was born in Szentes, Hungary. During the war, Judy ...
Since I first wrote this devotional ten years ago, I have seen more shaking than I care to admit. Chronic health issues, divorce, my children leaving the nest, living alone for the first time in 30 years; all have left me in a ...read more
Upper Room author Peter Hyer McNabb with his father-in-law, Darrell.
I was delighted to have my meditation chosen for publication. It is a privilege to share a bit of my faith story with others.
In both my paid work, as director of an assisted living unit, and my church ministry, I have had the opportunity to help ...
When someone has grown up saturated in truth, has lived out the truth, and has succeeded as a result, what would make him turn away to lies? I asked this question this morning as I studied the life of Joash, king of Judah. He grew up in the temple, hidden ...read more
“If you love me, obey my commandments” (John 14:15, NLT).
That sounds simple. Straightforward. Succinct. It’s not. In order to obey, we must first hear.
Many people don’t hear Jesus’ tender plea. They hear a demand. They read an implied ...