One of the most beloved writers of our time, Oswald Chambers is best known for his devotional My Utmost for His Highest. A timeless classic read by millions every day around the world, this devotional has had a profound influence on the Christian walk of countless believers since it was first published in 1927.
If you've read and appreciated the devotional, you owe it to yourself to explore Chambers' full-length essays and books. They are just as penetrating, substantial and insightful as the shorter pieces, but the author is able to develop his themes more completely.
This collection brings together 24 of Chambers' best full-length works on topics ranging from prayer to sin, from lessons on suffering to meditations on the Holy Spirit. Chambers' words pierce through apathy and laziness, challenging the reader to grow in the Christian disciplines rather than stagnate. As a former professor of philosophy and YMCA chaplain, his words appeal powerfully both to the intellect and to the heart.
The legacy of Oswald Chambers goes far beyond one book; in this collection you will accompany a Christian saint to a feast on the riches of God's word.
Oswald Chambers (1874-1917) was born in Scotland and spent much of his boyhood there. His ministry of teaching and preaching took him for a time to the United States and Japan. The last six years of his life were spent as principal of the Bible Training College in London,and as a chaplain to British Commonwealth troops in Egypt during World War l. After his death, the books which bear his name were compiled by his wife from her own verbatim shorthand notes of his talks.