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More from Pamela

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, January 31, 2015

My daughter Becky introduced me to the fun of finding sea glass on the beaches of Rockport, Massachusetts. We’d comb the beach together, pouncing on pretty pieces before the surf washed them back into the ocean. I store my sea glass in an old blue quart canning jar that sits ...

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Finding Joy in the Simple Snippets of Life

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, January 27, 2015



Today’s devotional was inspired by my husband. The narrative is actually his story that I put into words for him. He had struggled so much with this particular job, but his willingness to seek out God’s will during the whole ordeal placed a ...

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Lin2Life for January 28, 2015

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, January 27, 2015



Upper Room author Anthony Collins and his father, Emmett.

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Update from Terry

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, January 24, 2015



Since my devotional was accepted for publication by UR (about which I was thrilled!), I have continued to volunteer at this local rescue mission, plus another local Christian based organization that delivers food donated by local stores to needy families.  Although not ...

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Link2Life for January 25, 2015

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, January 24, 2015



Upper Room author Mary Jane Hoffmaster and her pot.

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Learning to Trust

by Upper Room Administrator on Friday, January 23, 2015

It usually happens at night. When I lie down to rest, a sense of dread washes over me as the worries I’ve avoided all day roll into my soul like waves on the shore. My niece needs a kidney. A nephew is fighting an addiction. My friend lost his job, ...

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Seeking Approval

by Upper Room Administrator on Thursday, January 22, 2015

In A Separate Peace, John Knowles’ classic book about the experiences of two boys in school as World War II was going on, the narrator, Gene, tells of how his best friend and roommate, Finny, one day goes to the school swimming pool and breaks the school record for the ...

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