Recommended & in the Knox Library: “Prayer: a holy occupation” by Oswald Chambers

“You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives” (James 4:3). What might the right motives be?

In Prayer: A Holy Occupation Oswald Chambers shares his heart’s desires in prayer to help you know Jesus better, to discern His will, and to make Christ’s will your own. This is not merely a “pray harder” book—editor Julie Ackerman Link has carefully selected a collection of Oswald Chamber’s insights to enrich your prayer life. As the author of the all-time bestselling devotional My Utmost for His Highest, Chambers brings you a treasure-trove of wisdom and insight.

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