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The Upper Room Devotional 1st January 2022

The Upper Room Devotional 1st January 2022

The Upper Room Devotional 1st January 2022


The Upper Room Daily Devotional For Today 1 January 2022Counting the Days By Frine Paola Cedano Berroa (Dominican Republic)

Topic: Counting the Days

Frine Paola Cedano Berroa (Dominican Republic)


Psalm 90:1-12

KEY VERSE: Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. – Psalm 90:12 (NIV)


This year I resolved not to forget what day it is. I know it sounds a bit absurd to forget what day it is, but sometimes it happens. In high school, we were instructed to write the date on each page in our notebook. At university, this practice was not required, making it easier to lose track of the days.

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Today’s reading reminds us to think about how we spend our days. Do we pass our time not even knowing what day it is? Or do we strive to live life to the fullest according to God’s will, gaining insight and praising God? Today is a good day to begin to live a purpose-filled life guided by the Holy Spirit. Now, using a pocket calendar, I have found a tool that helps me set and remember my agenda for the day. Each day we live for God is significant; it offers a new opportunity to bless the Lord and bless others. Each day we can ask God to “teach us to number our days” and to increase our knowledge.

The Upper Room Devotional 1st January 2022



My agenda today is to be grateful for God’s blessings.


Giver of life, each day is a gift from you. Help us to acknowledge that gift as we work to do your will and praise your name. Amen.


Gratitude for the start of a new year

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The Upper Room Devotional 1st January 2022


Accept Jesus Christ today and secure a life of eternal rest and Glory …

Say this 1 Minute Prayer

Lord Jesus, I believe you died for my sins, Forgive me of all my iniquities. I accept you as my Lord and Saviour from today and forevermore. Come and Be the Lord of my life and I am willing to obey your command and live according to your will as you help me, Thank you for accepting me into your fold. AMEN

JOHN 3: 3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God

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