Monthly Archives: July 2014

OSWALD CHAMBERS’ 140TH BIRTHDAY

Born JULY 24, 1874 Here are a few things you may not know about devotional author, Oswald Chambers. 1) He didn’t sit down and write My Utmost for His Highest. How it came about is one of Christian literature’s great behind-the-scenes … Continue reading

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90 YEARS AGO: ERIC LIDDELL WON GOLD

It happened July 11, 1924 Ninety years ago in Paris, France, God rewarded Olympiad Eric Liddell for following his Christian conscience. The Scottish runner risked the ire of his countyrmen by choosing not to run in the qualifying heats on Sunday. Because Eric … Continue reading

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WILLIAM CAMERON TOWNSEND

Born JULY 9, 1896  “The greatest missionary is the Bible in the mother tongue. It needs no furlough and is   never considered a foreigner.” Those words became the motto of the man behind Wycliffe Bible Translators,  without a doubt the 20th … Continue reading

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