More from Ramona Furst

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, September 23, 2017

C.S. Lewis, one of my favorite writers of all time once said, "Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement."

Underneath file folders in a drawer filled with unfinished short story ideas is a rejection letter. The rejection letter was the kindest rejection letter I have ever received from ...

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More from Deepika Sagar

by Upper Room Administrator on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

“Be strong all you people of the land,” declares the LORD, “work. For I am with you.” (Haggai 2:4)

Many people who wait on the Lord for deliverance from some suffering just wait for the work of the Lord to be seen. But God says that we have to work ...

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More from Donna Scales

by Upper Room Administrator on Sunday, September 17, 2017

I, Donna Scales, praise God using the alphabet to inspire my thoughts on my blog: I invite others to praise the Lord with me by submitting their praises. Below are a few examples of posts from my blog.

Blog post for December 31, 2010
 M – God is ...

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More from Linda Goulooze

by Upper Room Administrator on Saturday, September 16, 2017

Hello, precious Upper Room readers.  Thank you so much for the opportunity to share my story with you.  My journey through seminary was one in which I needed to rely on God and “take courage” each step of the way.  After one ...

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More from Scoie Green

by Upper Room Administrator on Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Dear Readers:
It is such a pleasure to read your comments on how my story has touched your life. Unfortunately, it doesn't have a happy ending. However, I can rejoice in knowing that I was obedient to God and honored his word.

Here is my response: I was shocked ...

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More from Neal Eckert

by Upper Room Administrator on Monday, September 11, 2017

Is God’s Word Powerless? That was the question I wondered after years of spiritual training. Maybe you’ve wondered the same thing but felt scared to pose the question in a church small group. I sat through hundreds of chapel services (Monday through ...

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More from Janice LeMaster

by Upper Room Administrator on Sunday, September 10, 2017

I have always been fascinated by the Martha / Mary story in the Bible.  It is a personal struggle I have lived with now for my entire adult life (50+ years).  I see myself as the epitome of a Martha personality type – the one who rushes about serving, always ...

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