More from James C. Hendrix

by Upper Room Editorial on Friday, May 27, 2016

“Go ahead, sir,” the twenty-something said as he held the restaurant’s front door open for me. “Thank you,” I replied, feeling embarrassed. Lately, more people address me as “sir.” Although I should feel honored to be regarded with respect, I often simply feel old. With each passing birthday, I find ...

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More from Sarah Sanderson

by Upper Room Editorial on Tuesday, May 24, 2016

In the two years since I wrote “God Does Not Panic,” I can’t remember any other moments quite as intensely anxiety-inducing as the one I described in my devotional, but, of course, there have been as many times to continue trusting God’s faithful sovereignty as there are minutes in a ...

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My Own Messy Leftovers

by Upper Room Editorial on Sunday, May 22, 2016

When I first wrote my “Leftovers or New Beginnings?” devotional, I was convicted by my tendency to judge others for their past mistakes and by my failure to see the beautiful new creatures they were becoming through Jesus. In the years that have ...

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More from Linda Bonney Olin

by Upper Room Editorial on Saturday, May 21, 2016

After I wrote about my resolution to memorize scripture verses, my "Holy GhostWriter" prodded me to take that stored-up bounty off the shelf and put it to use by writing new hymn texts. Blending scriptures into a congregational hymn is almost like opening ...

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Link2Life for May 21, 2016

by Upper Room Administrator on Friday, May 20, 2016

        From Linda Bonney Olin, author of today's meditation: I just picked off the last sweet peppers from my garden, in anticipation of the forecasted killing frost, and ...

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More from Ramona Furst

by Upper Room Editorial on Wednesday, May 18, 2016

I like to read mysteries and decided I could try to do some sleuthing on my own to see if I could locate Mrs. G., the former teacher I mention in today's meditation. "Am I being unrealistic," I wondered, "to think I can locate her after all these years?" I ...

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Link2Life for Tuesday, May 17th

by Upper Room Editorial on Tuesday, May 17, 2016


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