The Nest

by Neely Baugh on Thursday, June 25, 2015

By the time my meditation is published in The Upper Room, the last bird in my nest will have taken flight! Ironically, the meditation I wrote about my daughter graduating from high school and leaving for college will appear in the same year ...

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by Neely Baugh on Monday, June 22, 2015

"My time is my own." How often I'd wished that were true!

My first "real" job was teaching social studies in a public school. The first year was extremely busy, as I tried to get the hang of teaching--which, in practice, is very different than what is taught in college! ...

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Writing for The Upper Room

by Neely Baugh on Sunday, June 21, 2015

As a mathematics educator whose teaching career spanned thirty-five years, three states and three levels, I was blessed to be published on both the national and international levels. But when I prepared to retire in April 2010, God told me "I've gifted you ...

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The Great Shepherd

by Neely Baugh on Saturday, June 20, 2015

Hi! My name is Faye Roots and I live with my husband David on 33 acres of unimproved land in natural countryside in the hinterland of an early colonial mining town – Gympie – in Queensland, Australia. I am Mother to three children and we ...

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Memories in Miniature

by Neely Baugh on Thursday, June 18, 2015

Confession time: I’m sentimental and I’m a collector. 

The collections I enjoy have no real monetary value.  The words “treasured trash” have been used to describe them. Perhaps their only value is in my head and heart.  My favorites include various paper ephemera ...

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Blessed by Others

by Neely Baugh on Sunday, June 14, 2015

My name is Linawati Santoso. I am 27 years old. I work as a tutor of elementary and junior high school students. This year, I will try to teach students of senior high school. I don't have a lot of students, but it ...

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Link2Life for June 13, 2014

by Upper Room Administrator on Friday, June 12, 2015

Singing group Joyful Noise: front row-David Marricle, Terry Marricle (both singers), Sally messenger (keyboard), Mindy McLanahan (guitar- also our pastor); back row- Jay Messenger (guitar), W.T.. Watson (steel guitar). Pat Watson (piano), Belinda Head (singer).

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