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Looking for Help with Prayer? Read on.
In a poll last year, users of our Christian apps asked for help with prayer more than anything else! In theory, it’s simple, right? As we teach kids in summer “Vacation Bible School” classes, prayer is just talking to God! But … Continue reading
Want a Stress-free, Christ-centered Christmas?
God wants that for you too. And it’s possible! That’s why Eleanor Whitney wrote Be Born in Us Today: A Christmas Devotional for Women With daily scripture passages, reflections, prayers, and practices (something to do that day to keep the … Continue reading
For women who like to plan ahead…
Giving thanks is very important. It’s all over the place in the Bible. So you don’t want to shortchange it. (See, for example, how giving thanks is part of our protection from anxiety in Philippians 4:6-7.) If you need to … Continue reading
A guide to non-iPad tablets (Nexus 7, Amazon Kindle Fire HD, Barnes & Noble NOOK HD+)
Our sister label WhitneyApps (awww, who am I kidding, they’re both my wife and me 🙂 has posted the first part of an article about the differences between the various under $300 Android-based tablets out there right now. You can … Continue reading
Helping you in your walk with God
Looking Upward Apps is a small operation – it’s just Steve and Eleanor Whitney. Both of us are passionate about helping Christians in their walk with God. Since Steve (AKA “Pastor Steve”) isn’t currently pastoring a church, we have a … Continue reading
Be Born in Us Today: A Christmas Devotional for Women
We’re proud to announce the release of Be Born in Us Today: A Christmas Devotional for Women from Looking Upward Apps. Written by Eleanor Mendoza Whitney with an eye toward helping women navigate the challenges of the Christmas Season, Be … Continue reading
New Version of Faith’s Checkbook (1.6.1)
The long-awaited version 1.6.1 of Faith’s Checkbook Devotional is here! This version adds Integrated Facebook Sharing Install on SD card (for Android 2.2 and up) Buttery smooth swiping between days Beautiful new screen layout for tablets (see picture below) New … Continue reading
Santa Cruz Flowers + Bible Moving Wallpaper Available NOW!
As of today, Santa Cruz Flowers + Bible Moving Wallpaper is available in the Android Market for all Android tablets running Android 2.2 and up. Enjoy the beauty of God’s creation along with inspiration from God’s Word as you take … Continue reading
New name – new apps!
WhitneyApps has created the Looking Upward Apps label to keep our growing family of Christian apps in one place. We have big plans for Looking Upward Apps. The next release of the Faith’s Checkbook Devotional app will be part of … Continue reading