In this abridged, modern-day language edition of Christian Disciplines, Oswald Chambers examines six important spiritual disciplines to help you build strong Christian character and develop a more intimate relationship with God. From the wisdom and biblical insights of one of the most profound and beloved Bible teachers of the twentieth century, you'll gain a deeper understanding of how God uses divine guidance, suffering, peril, prayer, loneliness, and patience to get your attention and draw you closer to him.
The effects of some experiences in life can reflect the pain of being twisted and disjointed. In the new updated and abridged edition of Christian Disciplines, Oswald Chambers helps readers gain a better understanding of how God can use those very encounters to shape and mold them into the person He wants them to be. Readers will examine God’s use of divine guidance, suffering, peril, prayer, loneliness, and patience to get their attention and draw them closer to Him. Christian Disciplines encourages readers to discover how God can transform their lives to become more like Christ, to be strengthened in faith, and to experience the abundance of His grace.
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.