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Oswald Chambers’ Bible: Clippings, Quotes and Outlines

I turned the pages of Oswald Chambers‘ Bible several years ago at Wheaton College’s Special Collection Library. A black leather  Bible he bequeathed to his student Eva Spink prior to leaving for World War I in Egypt,  Oswald’s King James Version was well worn. (Eva treasured the gift the rest of her life. It wasn’t his only […]

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Who Is This Mystery Woman? Ancestry Part 2

Mystery woman

Who is this mystery woman with all those children? Researchers at Wheaton College didn’t know when they included her photograph into Oswald Chambers’ Special Collection Library. I didn’t know at first either, until I took a closer look. See that startled little girl on the left? That’s Kathleen Chambers, Oswald and Biddy Chambers’ daughter. How […]

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Oswald Chambers Finds a Wife

Spurgeon Utmost: Oswald Chambers Biddy

He actually wasn’t looking for a wife at the time, but Oswald Chambers met a charming young woman one day and didn’t pay a lot of attention. (The story is best told in detail in David McCasland’s Oswald Chambers: Abandoned to God, but here’s a version based on McCasland’s book). Dedicated to his Lord, Oswald […]

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