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"There are no unimportant moments in any lifetime. All are precious gifts of opportunity to know and to serve the One who made us and chose to stand with us and be like us in the gift of life."—Rueben P. Job

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Today, The Baptist News Global reported this news about The Academy for Spiritual Formation's first Five-Day Academy in Cuba:

  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2014   CBF helps sponsor first 5-day spiritual academy in Cuba   The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and its Florida affiliate were among sponsors of a first-of-its-kind renewal event ... more
Dear Academy Friends,

  It is with profound sadness that I share the news of the death of John S. Mogabgab.  He had been dealing with ill health for several months.  In late June his condition deteriorated to the point that he was admitted to Vanderbilt Hospital ... more
As the 21st Century Church emerges, The Upper Room® is using technology to help people around the world connect, learn, and grow. 

  On May 16, 2013, while an audience of 40 gathered at The Upper Room headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, over 120 people joined via the web and phone to ... more
Applications are currently being accepted for the next two Two-Year Academies for Spiritual Formation®.  The start dates and schedules for both Academies have been revised.  Academy #35 at the Mercy Center in Burlingame, California will now begin August 18, 2013.  Academy #36 at the Oblate Renewal Center ... more
Dear Academy Friends,

  Some of you may have heard the rumor about me – it’s true! – I’m retiring effective November 1 from The Upper Room and returning to Arizona. After 38 years in the ministry and 13 years in Nashville, this seemed a good time ... more
When a South African team consisting of lay and clergy leaders visited a Five Day Academy in 2000, they loved the teaching, the rhythm and the presence of the Spirit. As they returned to their homeland, however, they realized the model would need to be adapted to fit their ... more
In 2013 The Academy for Spiritual Formation will reach a significant milestone: it's 30th anniversary. Begun in 1983, this program of Upper Room Ministries is designed for all those who hunger for deep spiritual experiences, both laypersons and clergy. Each Academy fosters new spiritual rhythms—of study and ... more