Daily Devotional

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

The Distraction of Contempt
Published: November 23, 2014 5:00am
Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us! For we are exceedingly filled with contempt. —Psalm 123:3What we must beware of is not damage to our belief in God but damage to our Christian disposition or state of mind. “Take heed to your sp
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Shallow and Profound
Published: November 22, 2014 5:00am
Whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. —1 Corinthians 10:31Beware of allowing yourself to think that the shallow aspects of life are not ordained by God; they are ordained by Him equally as much as the profoun
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“It is Finished!”
Published: November 21, 2014 5:00am
I have finished the work which You have given Me to do. —John 17:4The death of Jesus Christ is the fulfillment in history of the very mind and intent of God. There is no place for seeing Jesus Christ as a martyr. His death was not something tha
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The Forgiveness of God
Published: November 20, 2014 5:00am
In Him we have…the forgiveness of sins… —Ephesians 1:7Beware of the pleasant view of the fatherhood of God: God is so kind and loving that of course He will forgive us. That thought, based solely on emotion, cannot be found anywhere
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“When He Has Come”
Published: November 19, 2014 5:00am
When He has come, He will convict the world of sin… —John 16:8Very few of us know anything about conviction of sin. We know the experience of being disturbed because we have done wrong things. But conviction of sin by the Holy Spirit blot
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Winning into Freedom
Published: November 18, 2014 5:00am
If the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed. —John 8:36If there is even a trace of individual self-satisfaction left in us, it always says, “I can't surrender,” or “I can't be free.” But the spiritual part of our
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The Eternal Goal
Published: November 17, 2014 5:00am
By Myself I have sworn, says the Lord, because you have done this thing…I will bless you… —Genesis 22:16-17Abraham, at this point, has reached where he is in touch with the very nature of God. He now understands the reality of God.
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Still Human!
Published: November 16, 2014 5:00am
…whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. —1 Corinthians 10:31In the Scriptures, the great miracle of the incarnation slips into the ordinary life of a child; the great miracle of the transfiguration fades into the demon-possessed val
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“What Is That to You?”
Published: November 15, 2014 5:00am
Peter…said to Jesus, "But Lord, what about this man?" Jesus said to him, "…what is that to you? You follow Me." —John 21:21-22One of the hardest lessons to learn comes from our stubborn refusal to refrain from interfering in other p
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Discovering Divine Design
Published: November 14, 2014 5:00am
As for me, being on the way, the Lord led me… —Genesis 24:27We should be so one with God that we don't need to ask continually for guidance. Sanctification means that we are made the children of God. A child's life is normally obedient, u
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