Daily Devotional

By Oswald Chambers

Daily devotional

My utmost for his highest

Each day we will publish a new devotional which will sync with our facebook page. We pray this will be a blessing to you!

The Determination to Serve

The Determination to Serve

The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve… —Matthew 20:28 Jesus also said, “Yet I am among you as the One who serves” (Luke 22:27). Paul’s idea of service was the same as our Lord’s— “…ourselves your bondservants for Jesus’ sake” (2 Corinthians 4:5). We...

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The Discipline of Spiritual Perseverance

The Discipline of Spiritual Perseverance

Be still, and know that I am God… —Psalm 46:10 Perseverance is more than endurance. It is endurance combined with absolute assurance and certainty that what we are looking for is going to happen. Perseverance means more than just hanging on, which may be only exposing...

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Do You Really Love Him?

Do You Really Love Him?

She has done a good work for Me. —Mark 14:6 If what we call love doesn’t take us beyond ourselves, it is not really love. If we have the idea that love is characterized as cautious, wise, sensible, shrewd, and never taken to extremes, we have missed the true meaning....

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Taking the Initiative Against Daydreaming

Taking the Initiative Against Daydreaming

Arise, let us go from here. —John 14:31 Daydreaming about something in order to do it properly is right, but daydreaming about it when we should be doing it is wrong. In this passage, after having said these wonderful things to His disciples, we might have expected...

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Taking the Initiative Against Despair

Taking the Initiative Against Despair

Rise, let us be going. —Matthew 26:46 In the Garden of Gethsemane, the disciples went to sleep when they should have stayed awake, and once they realized what they had done it produced despair. The sense of having done something irreversible tends to make us despair....

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The Initiative Against Depression

The Initiative Against Depression

Arise and eat. — 1 Kings 19:5 The angel did not give Elijah a vision, or explain the Scriptures to him, or do anything remarkable; he told Elijah to do the most ordinary thing, viz., to get up and eat. If we were never depressed we should not be alive; it is the...

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Do You See Your Calling?

Do You See Your Calling?

Separated unto the Gospel. — Romans 1:1 Our calling is not primarily to be holy men and women, but to be proclaimers of the Gospel of God. The one thing that is all important is that the Gospel of God should be realized as the abiding Reality. Reality is not human...

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The Dilemma Of Obedience

The Dilemma Of Obedience

And Samuel feared to shew Eli the vision. — 1 Samuel 3:15 God never speaks to us in startling ways, but in ways that are easy to misunderstand, and we say, “I wonder if that is God’s voice?” Isaiah said that the Lord spake to him “with a strong hand,” that is, by the...

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But It Is Hardly Credible That One Could So Persecute Jesus!

But It Is Hardly Credible That One Could So Persecute Jesus!

Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou Me? — Acts 26:14 Am I set on my own way for God? We are never free from this snare until we are brought into the experience of the baptism of the Holy Ghost and fire. Obstinacy and self-will will always stab Jesus Christ. It may hurt...

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