Daily Devotional

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

The Drawing of the Father
Published: December 22, 2014 5:00am
No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him… —John 6:44When God begins to draw me to Himself, the problem of my will comes in immediately. Will I react positively to the truth that God has revealed? Will I come to Him? T
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Experience or God’s Revealed Truth?
Published: December 21, 2014 5:00am
We have received…the Spirit who is from God, that we might know the things that have been freely given to us by God. —1 Corinthians 2:12My experience is not what makes redemption real— redemption is reality. Redemption has no real m
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The Right Kind of Help
Published: December 20, 2014 5:00am
And I, if I am lifted up…will draw all peoples to Myself. —John 12:32Very few of us have any understanding of the reason why Jesus Christ died. If sympathy is all that human beings need, then the Cross of Christ is an absurdity and there
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The Focus Of Our Message
Published: December 19, 2014 5:00am
I did not come to bring peace but a sword. —Matthew 10:34Never be sympathetic with a person whose situation causes you to conclude that God is dealing harshly with him. God can be more tender than we can conceive, and every once in a while He g
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Test of Faithfulness
Published: December 18, 2014 5:00am
We know that all things work together for good to those who love God… —Romans 8:28It is only a faithful person who truly believes that God sovereignly controls his circumstances. We take our circumstances for granted, saying God is in con
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Redemption— Creating the Need it Satisfies
Published: December 17, 2014 5:00am
The natural man does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him… —1 Corinthians 2:14The gospel of God creates the sense of need for the gospel. Is the gospel hidden to those who are servants already? No,
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Wrestling Before God
Published: December 16, 2014 5:00am
Take up the whole armor of God…praying always… —Ephesians 6:13,18You must learn to wrestle against the things that hinder your communication with God, and wrestle in prayer for other people; but to wrestle with God in prayer is unsc
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“Approved to God”
Published: December 15, 2014 5:00am
Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. —2 Timothy 2:15If you cannot express yourself well on each of your beliefs, work and study until you can. If you don'
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The Great Life
Published: December 14, 2014 5:00am
Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled… —John 14:27Whenever we experience something difficult in our personal life, we are tempted to blame God. But we are t
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Intercessory Prayer
Published: December 13, 2014 5:00am
…men always ought to pray and not lose heart. —Luke 18:1You cannot truly intercede through prayer if you do not believe in the reality of redemption. Instead, you will simply be turning intercession into useless sympathy for others, which
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