Utmost For His Highest

The Forgiveness of God

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 ... read more

“When He Has Come”

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 ... read more

Winning into Freedom

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 ... read more

The Eternal Goal

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 ... read more

Still Human!

…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 ... read more

“What Is That to You?”

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 ... read more

Discovering Divine Design

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 ... read more

Faith or Experience?

…the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me. —Galatians 2:20We should battle through our moods, feelings, and emotions into absolute devotion to the Lord Jesus. We must break out of our own little world of experience ... read more

The Changed Life

If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. —2 Corinthians 5:17What understanding do you have of the salvation of your soul? The work of salvation means that in your real ... read more

The Supreme Climb

He said, "Take now your son…" —Genesis 22:2God’s command is, “Take now,” not later. It is incredible how we debate! We know something is right, but we try to find excuses for not doing it ... read more

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Daily Devotionals By Oswald Chambers