The primary thought in the area of religion is— keep your eyes on God, not on people. | Have no motivation other than to know your Father in heaven.
Oswald Chambers | August 30 The trap you may fall into … in Christian work is to rejoice in successful service— rejoicing in the fact that God has used you. Yet you will never be able to measure fully what God will do through you if you do not have a right-standing relationship with Jesus […]
Oswald Chambers | August 26 Are you severely troubled right now? OC asks, “Where are you looking?” Look at Jesus. His peace is spiritual yet it is as real and substantial as a piece of bread. John 6:63, “The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. The words I have spoken to you—they are full of […]
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 […]
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.
Oswald Chambers Sept12/¶ 2 — No matter how distant the Father may seem, it is just that, He only seems far away but He is not. Often He shrouds His friendship; He wraps His fatherhood in a shadow, but He is always near no matter what might seem to the contrary. Why? We don’t yet know but we […]