« Lord, my chief desire is to be rooted and grounded in you—God-centered and God-absorbed, God-enthused and God-loved. How eager my soul is to know you and be still! »
Learn how to pray from the prayers of a man totally surrendered to Christ. Selected and arranged by Biddy Chambers from her husband’s personal diary, this collection of 366 prayers, in updated language, provides a unique glimpse into the spiritual life of Oswald Chambers, author of the classic devotional My Utmost for His Highest. Exhibiting humility and perseverance, these petitions encourage you to knock at God’s door, enter into His presence, and live your “utmost for His highest.”
« This collection of prayers, though meant for no human eye, will help many others to express themselves in love and trust and petition to God. »
–David Lambert (1871 1961), Methodist minister and friend of Oswald and Biddy Cha »
About Oswald Chambers
Oswald Chambers (1874-1917) is best known for the classic devotional « My Utmost for His Highest. » Born in Scotland, Chambers had a teaching and preaching ministry that took him as far the United States and Japan. He died at age forty-three while serving as chaplain to British Commonwealth troops in Egypt during World War I.