107 Oswald Chambers Quotes

  • "We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the difficulties."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Our understanding of God is the answer to prayer; getting things from God is God's indulgence of us. When God stops giving us things, He brings us into the place where we can begin to understand Him."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "All heaven is interested in the cross of Christ, all hell terribly afraid of it, while men are the only beings who more or less ignore its meaning."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: The Cross


  • "Until we know Jesus, God is merely a concept, and we can't have faith in Him. But once we hear Jesus say, "He who has seen Me has seen the Father" (John 14:9) we immediately have something that is real, and our faith is limitless."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Faith


  • "One great effect of prayer is that it enables the soul to command the body. By obedience I make my body submissive to my soul, but prayer puts my soul in command of my body."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer, Obedience


  • "Prayer is God's answer to our poverty, not a power we exercise to obtain an answer."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Prayer is the evidence that I am spiritually concentrated on God."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "The one marvelous secret of a holy life lies not in imitating Jesus, but in letting the perfections of Jesus manifest themselves in my mortal flesh. Sanctification is "Christ in you."... Sanctification is not drawing from Jesus the power to be holy; it is drawing from Jesus the holiness that was manifested in Him, and He manifests it in me."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Sanctification


  • "Watch your motive before God; have no other motive in prayer than to know Him."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Prayer is simple, prayer is supernatural, and to anyone not related to our Lord Jesus Christ, prayer is apt to look stupid."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer


  • "The battle of prayer is against two things in the earthlies: wandering thoughts and lack of intimacy with God's character as revealed in His word. Neither can be cured at once, but they can be cured by discipline."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer, Discipline


  • "Every now and again, Our Lord lets us see what we would be like if it were not for Himself; it is a justification of what He said - "Without Me you can do nothing." That is why the bedrock of Christianity is personal, passionate devotion to the Lord Jesus."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Humility


  • "God's "nothings" are His most positive answers. We have to stay on God and wait. Never try to help God to fulfill His word."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer, Scripture


  • "The man or woman who does not know God demands an infinite satisfaction from other human beings which they cannot give, and in the case of the man, he becomes tyrannical and cruel. It springs from this one thing, the human heart must have satisfaction, but there is only one Being who can satisfy the last abyss of the human heart, and that is the Lord Jesus Christ."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: The Heart, Jesus


  • "Pray because you have a Father, not because it quietness you, and give Him time to answer."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Prayer



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