My Power is made perfect in your weakness. 2 Cor 12:9 Imagine sitting beside Jesus, exhausted & unable to stand when He says, “My power is made perfect in your weakness.” He is saying if you want to stand you can; I’ll help you because my grace (my ability in your heart, soul mind & strength) is […]
Oswald Chambers | April 25 There are some people who are totally unemployable in the spiritual realm. The proof that our relationship is right with God is that we do our best whether we feel inspired or not. If you make a god out of your best moments, you will find that God will fade […]
Oswald Chambers | March 8 “The first thing we must surrender is all of our pretense or deceit. What our Lord wants us to present to Him is not our goodness, honesty, or our efforts to do better, but real solid sin.” Q – Can you pray this? Lord, search my heart and show me the […]
Oswald Chambers | March 4 Surrender is not me saying that I’ll go there and do that because I could be greatly used by God. Surrender is me saying, “I am not my own.” 1 Corinthians 6:19, “You are not your own.” Q – Am I open to God’s guidance? You might also be interested […]
Jesus Christ is writing on your heart. It is your story and the stories of those lives you influence. What chapter of your life is being written? Would you mind if it was read by everyone? Other lives are the result of your life. Is your life lived well? Are you comfortable with the intimacy of the Spirit of […]
Oswald Chambers | January 2 Our aim is to walk more closely with Jesus but then He goes away. We don’t; He does and yet we grow closer. You might also be interested in: War Room | The Bible Study Successful Service His Presence is Spiritual
Oswald Chambers in My Utmost for His Highest calls us in his October 21st entry to be “holy in the ordinary streets.” His point being we must be willing to be God’s man or woman in the small ordinary things of life where there is no notoriety.
There is only one thing God wants of us, and that is our unconditional surrender.
- Oswald Chambers October 23rd
The verse Romans 12:15 at first seems out of place among verses speaking about blessing those that persecute you and not repaying evil for evil. “Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.” But then as you look at v. 16 and the emphasis on caring about others 1st, you see He is saying that […]
Complicated. If life is often anything, it is surely that – complicated. So we long for the simple life and anything that promises simplicity sells: hammocks and cruises. But after an hour swinging from a tree or returning from Cancun for the 6th time, life is still complicated. There are situations that aren’t simple and on which […]