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Here I Come, Lord!

by Upper Room Administrator on Wednesday, March 04, 2015

From May 2012 through December 2013, I submitted 8 devotions to The Upper Room and 4 entries to Alive Now.  I submitted several before one was held for consideration to be published.  Oh, how thrilled & honored I was! Then, I received the notice that this devotion was chosen to be published!  I ...

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Keep On Keeping On!

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, March 03, 2015



This note will confirm that God has not called me home yet.  When I wrote my devotional I was so happy that God had given me a couple years.  Now it’s 4 years, 9 months, one week and 5 days!  I am ...

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Growing

by Upper Room Administrator on Monday, March 02, 2015



I like to spend time with children. Most of the time I talk with them to hear their opinions. I like to reflect on how I reasoned when I was a child. As Paul writes in 1 Corinthians 13:11, “When I was ...

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My Mother the Overcomer

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, February 24, 2015



My mother is an overcomer. With God’s help, Mom overcame the acute pancreatitis she was suffering with when I wrote the meditation for the Upper Room. She also defeated cancer, and septicemia.   Overcoming challenges isn’t new to my mom. When Mom ...

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Link2Life for February 25, 2015

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, February 24, 2015



Upper Room author Matthew Reger with his dad, Kenneth Reger.

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Link2Life for February 24, 2015

by Upper Room Administrator on Monday, February 23, 2015



Upper Room author Pam Williams and her Mother, Sherry Flasher.

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And God Made Us

by Upper Room Administrator on Sunday, February 15, 2015

The other night we babysat my 11-month-old granddaughter, Thea. The next morning Thea was crawling around on the living-room carpet, playing with the TV remote while we chatted. Waving it in the air, she accidently bumped her forehead and looked so surprised that we laughed spontaneously. She immediately copied us ...

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