UpWords Inc., the teaching ministry for Max Lucado, is a non-profit ministry designed for one purpose: to help people take one step closer to Jesus. When you donate to UpWords® at, you are spreading the Good News of Jesus Christ.

Your support of UpWords actively supports the following vital ministries:

  • – A source of encouragement and inspiration, making Max’s teachings available for free to millions of people around the world and amplifying the message of God’s love.
  • “UpWords” daily one-minute radio devotional and radio specials with 2,000 releases in the USA, Canada, and 22 countries.
  • Weekday email devotional received by well over 100,000 people around the world. This newsletter spreads virally through other ministry outlets to countless more.
  • UpWords sponsors and provides resources for a variety of ministry uses and events.

There are 3 optimal ways to support UpWords Ministries:

  1. Select Sustaining Donor to authorize a recurring monthly gift by bank card via our online secure payment gateway.
  2. Select One-Time Donor to make a single or non-recurring donation using the secure online giving form at our store with The Christianbook Group (CBD).
  3. Mail a check of any amount to UpWords Ministries,  P.O. Box 692170, San Antonio, TX 78269-2170.

Thank you!
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