In the two years since the death of the precious young man that I wrote about in today’s devotional, I have had the privilege of seeing God do something quite amazing. We recently received a letter from the ...
I get a lot of my story lines for writing from simple conversations or every day experiences in my life. I have always struggled with feelings of inadequacy and lack of self-confidence, so when my friend, Walt, related this conversation to me, I felt led to write about ...read more
Upper Room author Gina Bylsma with her daughter, Allison.
Back when I wrote today's meditation and sent it off to The Upper Room, I had no idea how much my life was about to change. The revolution began when my husband, who had not felt well for ...
The international church we attended while living in a republic of the former Soviet Union truly was a blessing in ways beyond the dancing woman. We found the church in the first couple days of arriving, and it became our home for that year. The relationships and the ...read more
Upper Room author Trent Somes, III with his mother, Elizabeth and his sister, Vivian.