Oswald Chambers Quotes (Author of My Utmost for His Highest)
“Prayer is the greater work,” says Oswald Chambers, who adds that a saint’s life is in God’s hands like a bow and arrow. “If through a broken heart God can bring His purposes to pass in the world, then thank Him.” Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time.
“The golden rule for spiritual understanding is not intellect, but obedience,” says Oswald Chambers. “We are always looking for justice; the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount is–Never look for justice, but never cease to live it.” The call of God is not just for a select few, but for everyone.
Can you pray without believing in God?
You don’t have to believe in God for prayer to work, which makes sense because you don’t have to subscribe to any particular religion or believe in any God to meditate, and the same is true of prayer, though Harris isn’t aware of it. You can be a praying atheist, or a “pray-theist,” if you prefer.
Why some prayers are not answered by God?
– If you knowingly condone sin, whether it’s happening to you or to someone else, and don’t correct it, you’re’regarding iniquity in your heart,’ and should therefore disregard God answering your prayers.
Which God is the only God?
“He is Allah, the One and Only; Allah, the Eternal, Absolute; He begetteth not, nor is He begotten; And there is none like Him,” the Quran says.
What essential form of praying that recognizes God as God?
Praise is a type of prayer that acknowledges that God is God right away.
What does an atheist say instead of praying for you?
Instead of saying, “I’ll pray for you,” say, “Is there anything I can do for you?” “I’m here for you. Anything I can do for you, just ask; let’s meet up again soon to talk some more.”
How do I pray as an atheist?
As an atheist, here are four keys to praying like a Pentecostal.
- Find a good listener.
- Be honest. There’s far less pressure to maintain a facade or pretend to be better off than we are when we share our innermost thoughts and feelings with no one or nothing.
- Let go.
- Listen to your heart.
What do I do when God is silent?
Bring it to the Lord, speak to him, be honest in front of him, trust that he hears you, take refuge in his faithfulness, and know that there is a mighty God who loves you behind every heavy silence.
How does God speak to us?
God has communicated with humanity throughout history by speaking audibly to humans, by speaking to us through the glory of His creation, by speaking to us through His Holy Spirit, and by speaking to us through dreams, visions, and our thoughts.
How can I hear God’s voice?
How do you go about practicing listening prayer?
- Bring your request for guidance to God.
- Wait in silence for 10-12 minutes for God to speak to you.
- Write down any Scripture, songs, impressions, or pictures God gives you.
- Share how God spoke to you with your prayer partners and follow God’s will.
What is God’s real name?
Yahweh is the biblical name for the God of the Israelites, representing the biblical pronunciation of “YHWH,” the Hebrew name revealed to Moses in the book of Exodus, which is composed of the consonants Yod, Heh, Waw, and Heh.
Who is the first God?
Brahma is the Hindu creator god, also known as the Grandfather and as a later equivalent of Prajapati, the primeval first god. Brahma is supreme in the triad of great Hindu gods, which also includes Shiva and Vishnu, according to early Hindu sources such as the Mahabharata.
What are female gods called?
A goddess is a female god or goddesses.
What is the best prayer to God?
Loved God, I pray that you will comfort me in my suffering, strengthen the hands of my healers, and bless the methods used to cure me; give me such faith in the power of your grace that I may put my complete trust in you even when I am afraid; through our Savior Jesus Christ, Amen.
What are the 7 prayers?
Confession, Salvation, Release, Submission, Praise, Promise, and Blessing are among the seven life-changing prayers that help readers find renewal and transformation in their spiritual lives.