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Number of Pages: 384
Vendor: Discovery House
Publication Date: 1998
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Streams in the Desert, Revised--Large Print Trade PaperbackL.B. CowmanZondervan / 1997 / Trade Paperback$16.99 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 94 Reviews
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My Utmost for His Highest, Updated Edition in Today's EnglishOswald ChambersDiscovery House / 1992 / Hardcover$11.99 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 22 Reviews
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Oswald Chambers (1874-1917) was born July 24, 1874, in Aberdeen, Scotland. He came into a personal relationship with Jesus as his Savior in his teen years under the ministry of Charles Haddon Spurgeon, and studied art and archeology at the University of Edinburgh before answering a call from God to the Christian ministry. He then studied theology at Dunoon College. From 1906-1910 he conducted an itinerant Bible-teaching ministry in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
In 1910, Chambers married Gertrude Hobbs. They had one daughter, Kathleen.
In 1911 he founded and became principal of the Bible Training College in Clapham, London, where he lectured until the school was closed in 1915 because of World War I. In October 1915 he sailed for Zeitoun, Egypt (near Cairo), where he ministered to troops from Australia and New Zealand as a YMCA chaplain. He died there November 15, 1917, following surgery for a ruptured appendix.
Although Oswald Chambers wrote only one book, Baffled to Fight Better (since updated and titled Our Ultimate Refuge), more than thirty titles bear his name. Mrs. Chambers, a court stenographer, compiled the rest of her husband's published works from her verbatim shorthand notes. For half a century following her husband's death she labored to give his words to the world.
My Utmost For His Highest, his best-known work, has been continuously in print in the United States since 1935 and remains in the top ten titles of the religious book bestseller list with millions of copies in print. It has become a Christian classic.
The Oswald Chambers material is published and licensed exclusively by Discovery House Publishers through arrangement with the Oswald Chambers Publications Association, Ltd.
lcleve5 Stars Out Of 5ONE OF HISTORY'S BEST DEVOTIONALSFebruary 2, 2015lcleveEven though the writings go back to the early 1900's it still remains one of the top best sellers for devotionals ever sold and I love it!! would recommend this to any one looking for a good deep devotional!!
NancyBradenton, FloridaAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Well written devotionalJanuary 5, 2014NancyBradenton, FloridaAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 4Meets Expectations: 5Purchased six copies (accidentally) but will gift a couple of them to friends. Nice books especially the large print for us older folks.
GrannyAnnieAsheville, NCAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Excellent devotional book!December 21, 2013GrannyAnnieAsheville, NCAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I use this book daily. I've used it for years and really
like the new one with large print. I can read without large
print but it is more comfortable. I highly recommend this
book. I've bought it for friends.
RosieIron Mountain, MIAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5AlwaysJune 12, 2013RosieIron Mountain, MIAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5We always include "My utmost for His Highest" as a graduation gift - would have preferred that it was done in the USA
Trachena MuchnickDavenport, FLAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!January 2, 2013Trachena MuchnickDavenport, FLAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5My husband is so in love with this AWESOME lifetime devotional book. It is an awesome tool to give and my husband really is so happy with it. God Bless!!
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