Daily Devotional

"My Utmost for His Highest"
Daily Devotional by Oswald Chambers

Submitting to God’s Purpose
Published: October 25, 2014 5:00am
I have become all things to all men, that I might by all means save some —1 Corinthians 9:22A Christian worker has to learn how to be God's man or woman of great worth and excellence in the midst of a multitude of meager and worthless things. N
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The Proper Perspective
Published: October 24, 2014 5:00am
Thanks be to God who always leads us in triumph in Christ . . . —2 Corinthians 2:14The proper perspective of a servant of God must not simply be as near to the highest as he can get, but it must be the highest. Be careful that you vigorously ma
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Nothing of the Old Life!
Published: October 23, 2014 5:00am
If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new —2 Corinthians 5:17Our Lord never tolerates our prejudices— He is directly opposed to them and puts them to death. We tend to th
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The Witness of the Spirit
Published: October 22, 2014 5:00am
The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit . . . —Romans 8:16We are in danger of getting into a bargaining spirit with God when we come to Him—we want the witness of the Spirit before we have done what God tells us to do. Why doesn'
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Impulsiveness or Discipleship?
Published: October 21, 2014 5:00am
But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith . . . —Jude 20There was nothing of the nature of impulsive or thoughtless action about our Lord, but only a calm strength that never got into a panic. Most of us develop our Chris
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Is God’s Will My Will?
Published: October 20, 2014 5:00am
This is the will of God, your sanctification . . . —1 Thessalonians 4:3Sanctification is not a question of whether God is willing to sanctify me— is it my will? Am I willing to let God do in me everything that has been made possible throu
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The Unheeded Secret
Published: October 19, 2014 5:00am
Jesus answered, "My kingdom is not of this world —John 18:36The great enemy of the Lord Jesus Christ today is the idea of practical work that has no basis in the New Testament but comes from the systems of the world. This work insists upon endl
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The Key to the Missionary’s Devotion
Published: October 18, 2014 5:00am
. . . they went forth for His name's sake . . . —3 John 7Our Lord told us how our love for Him is to exhibit itself when He asked, “Do you love Me?” (John 21:17). And then He said, “Feed My sheep.” In effect, He said, &#
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The Key of the Greater Work
Published: October 17, 2014 5:00am
. . . I say to you, he who believes in Me, . . . greater works than these he will do, because I go to My Father —John 14:12Prayer does not equip us for greater works— prayer is the greater work. Yet we think of prayer as some commonsense
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The Key to the Master’s Orders
Published: October 16, 2014 5:00am
Pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest —Matthew 9:38The key to the missionary's difficult task is in the hand of God, and that key is prayer, not work— that is, not work as the word is commonly used today, whic
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