Utmost For His Highest

“It Is the Lord!”

Thomas answered and said to Him, "My Lord and my God!" —John 20:28“Jesus said to her, ‘Give Me a drink’ ” (John 4:7). How many of us are expecting Jesus Christ to quench our thirst when we ... read more

The Call of the Natural Life

When it pleased God…to reveal His Son in me… —Galatians 1:15-16The call of God is not a call to serve Him in any particular way. My contact with the nature of God will shape my understanding of His call and will help ... read more

The Voice of the Nature of God

I heard the voice of the Lord, saying: "Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?" —Isaiah 6:8When we talk about the call of God, we often forget the most important thing, namely, the nature of Him who calls. There are many ... read more

Do You Walk In White?

We were buried with Him…that just as Christ was raised from the dead…even so we also should walk in newness of life. —Romans 6:4No one experiences complete sanctification without going through a “white ... read more

Called By God

I heard the voice of the Lord, saying: "Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?" Then I said, "Here am I! Send me." —Isaiah 6:8God did not direct His call to Isaiah— Isaiah overheard God saying, ... read more

Have You Ever Been Alone with God? (2)

When He was alone…the twelve asked Him about the parable. —Mark 4:10His Solitude with Us. When God gets us alone through suffering, heartbreak, temptation, disappointment, sickness, or by thwarted desires, a broken friendship, ... read more

Have You Ever Been Alone with God? (1)

When they were alone, He explained all things to His disciples. —Mark 4:34Our Solitude with Him. Jesus doesn’t take us aside and explain things to us all the time; He explains things to us as we are able to understand them. The lives ... read more

What My Obedience to God Costs Other People

As they led Him away, they laid hold of a certain man, Simon…, and on him they laid the cross that he might bear it after Jesus. —Luke 23:26If we obey God, it is going to cost other people more than it costs us, and that is ... read more

The Opened Sight

I now send you, to open their eyes…that they may receive forgiveness of sins… —Acts 26:17-18This verse is the greatest example of the true essence of the message of a disciple of Jesus Christ in all of the New ... read more

Prayerful Inner-Searching

May your whole spirit, soul, and body be preserved blameless… —1 Thessalonians 5:23“Your whole spirit….” The great, mysterious work of the Holy Spirit is in the deep recesses of our being which we ... read more

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Daily Devotionals By Oswald Chambers