Oswald Chambers Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old oswald chambers quotes, oswald chambers sayings, and oswald chambers proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Grace is the overflowing favor of God, and you can always count on it being available to draw upon as needed.     

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Human nature, if it healthy, demands excitement; and if it does not obtain its thrilling excitement in the right way, it will seek it in the wrong. God never makes bloodless stoics; He makes no passionless saints.     

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The great thing about faith in God is that it keeps a man undisturbed in the midst of disturbance.     

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The greatest answer to prayer is that I am brought into a perfect understanding with God, and that alters my view of actual things.     

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Our prayers are heard, not because we are in earnest, not because we suffer, but because Jesus suffered.     

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The prayer of the feeblest saint who lives in the Spirit and keeps right with God is a terror to Satan. The very powers of darkness are paralyzed by prayer; no spiritualistic seance can succeed in the presence of a humble praying saint. No wonder Satan tries to keep our minds fussy in active work till we cannot think in prayer.     

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Prayer is not only asking, but an attitude of mind which produces the atmosphere in which asking is perfectly natural.     

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I have never met the man I could despair of after discerning what lies in me apart from the grace of God.     

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It is perilously easy to have amazing sympathy with God's truth and remain in sin.     

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If you are going through a time of discouragement, there is a time or great personal growth ahead.     

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The remarkable thing about God is that when you fear God, you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God, you fear everything else.     

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Theology must work itself out in the most practical relationships.     

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The well of your incompleteness runs deep, but make the effort to look away from yourself and to look toward Him.     

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Disillusionment means having no more misconceptions, false impressions, and false judgments in life; it means being free from these deceptions. Refusing to be disillusioned is the cause of much of the suffering of human life.     

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Beware of bartering the Word of God for a more suitable conception of your own.     

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The greatest test of a man's character is his tongue.     

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Be exhausted for God, but remember that your supply comes from Him. 'All my fresh springs shall be in thee.'     

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The golden rule for understanding in spiritual matters is not intellect, but obedience.     

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Grapes become wine only when they have been squeezed.     

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When the darkness of dismay comes, endure until it is over, because out of it will come that following of Jesus which is an unspeakable joy.     

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Worship is giving God the best that He has given you.     

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If we rely on the Holy Spirit, we shall find that our prayers become more and more inarticulate; and when they are inarticulate, reverence grows deeper and deeper.     

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The Cross is the central event in time and eternity, and the answer to all the problems of both.     

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God is not saving the world; it is done. Our business is to get men and women to realize it.     

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The battle is lost or won in the secret places of the will before God, never first in the external world.     

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It is misleading to imagine that we are developed in spite of our circumstances, for we are developed because of them. It is mastery in circumstances that is needed, not mastery over them.     

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When it is a question of God's almighty Spirit, never say, 'I can't.'     

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