A Daily Companion to My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers, 365 daily devotions are wonderful and timeless, they refresh daily life with the word of God, they bring a voice of hope and spiritual vigor.
The same may be true for you. If God told you right now what will happen to you as you complete Oswald Chambers' one-year spiritual expedition with A Daily Companion as your map, you might lose heart after GOD!
Oswald Chambers is deep but simple, reaches the heart, interprets life in the light of the Bible, believes every promise of God and transmits his faith. His legacy endures for works like these that keep him alive, he has transcended tomorrow to reach his life today.
Giving our utmost for God's highest disrupts our whole lives, since our lives are not yet the highest God wants them to be. Despite this unsettling truth, let us be of good cheer. Each reading comes in its own time.
There will be a time to plant new habits and a time to uproot old ones. There will be a time to tear down idols and a time to build altars to remember God's provision. There will be a time to weep over and a time to laugh in the joy of God's goodness.
God will make each season of this one-year devotional beautiful in its time. And before you know it, you will be a changed person; You will be your utmost for our high and mighty King.
Each of Oswald Chambers' devotionals, as edited and presented by his wife, Biddy, is like an exquisite entrée or a rich dessert. Your spiritual taste buds thrill as you read it. To enjoy a full meal, however, you need the quoted Scripture with its full context.
A Daily Companion, with its four settings, Background, Scriptural Context, What's the Devotional Saying? and Application, will help you connect each devotional to its quoted Scripture and then to specific applications in your life.
Even the most sensuous meal is meant to please our palette, but also to nourish us, giving us energy to be who God wants us to be. Also, the purpose of Chambers' masterpiece, My Utmost for His Highest, is to give us spiritual energy to be our best for God.
A Daily Companion will help you better digest Chambers' teaching on the Scriptures and will you better help the Holy Spirit as You use these Bible passages to make radical changes in your life.