We have to keep letting go, and slowly, but surely, the great full life of God will invade us, penetrating every part.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Faith for my deliverance is not faith in God. And after you surrender--then what? The only concern of Christian workers should be their concentration on God. Why Do People Get So Mad When Their Political Party Is Criticized. Oswald Chambers Quotes By Topic; Reading (2) Depression (2) Inspirational religious (2) Faith (2) Suffering (2) Friends (1) Author (1) Enemy (1) Hypocrisy (1) Problems (1) Prayer (1) Determination (1) Waiting (1) Confidence (1) Joy (1) God has established things so that prayer, on the basis of redemption, changes the way a person looks at things.”, “No matter what changes God has performed in you, never rely on them. Sanctification is not my idea of what I want God to do for me; sanctification is God's idea of what He wants to do for me, and He has to get me into the attitude of mind and spirit where at any cost I will let Him sanctify me wholly.” -- Oswald Chambers, “We have the idea that God is going to do some exceptional thing- that He is preparing and equipping us for some extraordinary work in the future. Unless in the first waking moment of the day you learn to fling the door wide back and let God in, you will work on a wrong level all day; but swing the door wide open and pray to your Father in secret, and every public thing will be stamped with the presence of God.” -- Oswald Chambers, “As long as we are flippant and stupid and shallow and think that we know ourselves, we shall never give ourselves over to Jesus Christ; but when once we become conscious that we are infinitely more than we can fathom, and infinitely greater in possibility either for good or bad than we can know, we shall be only too glad to hand ourselves over to Him.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Am I prepared to let God grip me by His power and do a work in me that is worthy of Himself? The strain on a violin string when stretched to the uttermost gives it its strength; and the stronger the strain, the finer is the sound of our life for God, and He never strains more than we are able to bear.” -- Oswald Chambers, “We impoverish God in our minds when we say there must be answers to our prayers on the material plane; the biggest answers to our prayers are in the realm of the unseen.” -- Oswald Chambers, “God does not further our spiritual life in spite of our circumstances, but in and by our circumstances.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Spend plenty of time with God; let other things go, but don't neglect Him. It may be a noble enough point of view, but it produces the wrong kind of character. In this way God is going to touch the whole world with His saints.” -- Oswald Chambers, “God never forces a person's will into surrender, and He never begs. If we accept the sympathy of another saint, our spontaneous feeling is, “God is dealing too harshly with me and making my life too difficult.” That is why Jesus said that self-pity was of the devil (see Matthew 16:21-23). God is not an eternal blessing-machine for men. Whenever you examine yourself, take into your capacity for depression.”. Build only on a Person, the Lord Jesus Christ, and on the Spirit He gives.”, “Beware of harking back to what you once were when God wants you to be something you have never been.”, “The great thing about faith in God is that it keeps a man undisturbed in the midst of disturbance.”, “Holiness, not happiness, is the chief end of man.”, “The vision that God gives is not some unattainable castle in the sky, but a vision of what God wants you to be down here.”, “We must build our faith not on fading lights but on the Light that never fails.”, “We are in danger of being stern where God is tender, and of being tender where God is stern.”, “The remarkable thing about God is that when you fear God, you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God, you fear everything else.”, “Keep your life in its constant contact with God that his surprising power may break out on the right hand and on the left.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. — Matthew 5:39. The emphasis to-day is placed on the furtherance of an organization; the note is, “We must keep this thing going.” If we are in God’s order the thing will go; if we are not in His order, it won’t. Error rating book. Build only on a Person, the Lord Jesus Christ, and on the Spirit He gives.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Beware of harking back to what you once were when God wants you to be something you have never been.” -- Oswald Chambers, “The great thing about faith in God is that it keeps a man undisturbed in the midst of disturbance.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Holiness, not happiness, is the chief end of man.” -- Oswald Chambers, “The vision that God gives is not some unattainable castle in the sky, but a vision of what God wants you to be down here.” -- Oswald Chambers, “We must build our faith not on fading lights but on the Light that never fails.” -- Oswald Chambers, “We are in danger of being stern where God is tender, and of being tender where God is stern.” -- Oswald Chambers, “The remarkable thing about God is that when you fear God, you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God, you fear everything else.” -- Oswald Chambers, “Keep your life in its constant contact with God that his surprising power may break out on the right hand and on the left.