Reflections/Articles

Resources

PDF December 3, 2017

Hope. Peace. Joy. Love. — Prayer Calendar for Advent through Christmas

HOPE. PEACE. JOY. LOVE. This prayer calendar may be used with the Scriptures and daily devotions from The Upper Room's November-December 2017   […]

Article November 27, 2016

Three Ways to Celebrate Advent and Christmas Season Fully

We all know there is much competition for attention between Advent and Christmas Season (Advent 1 through Epiphany, January 6) and the wider culture's "Christmastime"   […]

Website November 20, 2015

Alive Now: Advent Prayers

Join us as we travel through Advent, the season during which we prepare our hearts for Christmas. Pray these prayers on your own or  […]

Article November 17, 2015

Advent Devotions for Families

Pockets® is designed for the personal use of children (6-12) to help them grow in their relationship with God. These Advent  […]

Article December 31, 2014

New Year’s Resolutions (devozine)

Darren Wright  outlines an experience of remembering the year past and welcoming the new year.

Article December 31, 2014

A Word for the Year (devozine)

Kaylea Hutson  offers a way to nix the usual resolutions by choosing a word to guide your life and to shape  […]

Article December 26, 2014

Learning Patience in Solitude (devozine)

Tom Arthur invites you to plan a post-Christmas silent retreat to reflect on your life and to begin to cultivate patience (or other virtues)  […]

Article December 25, 2014

Peace Be With You (devozine)

Robert Roth explores the meaning of peace and of being a peacemaker.

Article December 24, 2014

The Cost of Peacemaking

Will Penner  makes the point that peace is costly, and yet we as Christians are called to risk being uncomfortable or unpopular in  […]