5 quotes from Baffled to Fight Better: ‘When our Lord said to the disciples, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men (Matthew ), His referenc. Baffled to Fight Better, Oswald Chambers, Book of Job, Macy Halford, WWI Baffled to Fight Better, comments on the Book of Job, is one of the. Job was righteous, but Job suffered. Oswald Chambers reminds us that Job’s calamities taught him to see God, for the first time in his life, as the only sure refuge.

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Everyone’s soul represents some kind of a battlefield. Halley rated it it was amazing Apr 27, Dawn Kelley rated it it was amazing Oct 23, Newsletter Subscription Sign up for news and monthly updates–including a free link to Writing about Biddy and Oswald Chambers: Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Meet the Author Michelle Ule is a bestselling author of historical novellas, an essayist, blogger and the biographer of Mrs.

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Skinner rated it it was amazing Sep 20, The point for us is, ‘Do I believe in God apart from my reasoning about Him? I have often found it difficult to sort through the different speeches made by Job’s friends, but Chambers gives a succinct and profound exposition, showing both the continuity of the arguments and their modern application. The Author’s thoughtful commentary on the book of Job elucidates the positive effects pain can produce in our lives, if measured according to God’s standard and not that of man’s.

It may be a noble enough point of view, but it produces the wrong kind of character. Jun 04, Billy Taylor rated it it was amazing.

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Confronted by a soldier who said, “I can’t stand religious people,” Chambers replied, “Neither can I. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Why should I be sick?

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Melissa Ford rated it liked it Aug 04, Return to Book Page. We must drop our measuring-rods for God and for our fellow men. For the soldiers who died in the Great War, for Oswald, for Job, for me and for you, it means God is always there, no matter the circumstances in which we find ourselves.

Grant this, then man must pass from old to new, From vain to real, from mistake to fact, From what once seemed good, to what now proves best. One of the best books on Job I’ve read. It sobered me and took me, always, to a favorite verse out of Job 2: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Be the first to ask a question about Baffled to Fight Better.

Mar 25, Shannon fihgt it it was amazing. Chambers sees that Job went through experiences that didn’t match up to his beliefs: Each chapter is also introduced with a fitting quotation or poem from contemporary ministers, such as F.

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Judd rated it it was amazing May 31, I do admit that it is not easy to say that God is love when everything that happens is actually pointing to the contrary. Lists with This Book.

While this booklet, published in the last year of his life serving at a YMCA in Egypt during World War I, is something of a period piece for its many references to “the present war,” this does not detract from th In this book, Chambers takes bafflee through the entire book of Job. Apr 19, Bill rated it it was amazing. Sign up here for my newsletter berter link to free Ebook is in the newsletter: On October 29th, a surgeon performed an emergency appendectomy, but Chambers died November 15, from a hemorrhage of the lungs.


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According to Jesus Christ, what we have to do is to watch the source and He will look after the outflow: Oswald discussed the format with her, read through the galleys, but beyond that, left everything to her. The Author’s thoughtful commentary on the book of Job elucidates the positive effects pain can produce in our lives, if measured accor The book exposes the fact that regardless of our place in the Christian walk, the experience of pain and suffering can give us new understanding of our God’s majesty, goodness, and even plan for us.

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