When Jesus says to, Seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness and all these things will be added to you, He is in the middle of instructing us about worry and anxiousness.
My Utmost for His Highest (Discovery House Publishers; Revised edition , June 1, 1992)
I would like to share with you one of my favorite Bible devotionals. I consider it a must-have to own in your personal library. Here are some of the reasons that I have added this book to my daily devotional time:
- Short, easy daily reads
- Practical, Biblical applications for your life
- One clear topic per day
- Comes in many formats – hardcover, paperback, digital, audio
- 1 devotional for every day of the year
- Good for study, edification, and training
- Travels easily
This edition of Oswald Chambers’ golden book combines all of the features of the updated language edition while preserving the meaning and style of the author. Men and women the world over return again and again to the words of Oswald Chambers in the most popular devotional book ever published. This book has 411 reviews on Amazon—357 are five stars! I have the digital edition and have it on multiple devices, which gives me the opportunity to read it on my Kindle, iPad, smart phone or computer.
Quotes by Oswald Chambers on Hartian.com
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