Sunday Stillness – What is Belief in Jesus?

Sunday Stillness – What is Belief in Jesus?

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This will be my first Sunday in Poland.

Not sure of timing and Internet capabilities so I am posting this before I go away. Please enjoy my post and link to #SundayStillness below.

I love this quote from Oswald Chambers.

Belief in Jesus is a miracle produced only by the effectiveness of redemption, not by impressive speech, nor by wooing and persuading, but only by the sheer unaided power of God. (Oswald Chambers, July 17th).


He talks about being humble of Spirit; of not worrying about how we sound; how to preach by believing in the Holy Spirit to carry you through.

I pray that I can do that during these two weeks while I speak to campers; answer questions; support them in their needs. There should be nothing of me – when I speak the Gospel.

The preacher is there as the representative of God— “. . . as though God were pleading through us . . .” (2 Corinthians 5:20). He is there to present the gospel of God.

When I am asked I pray that God gives me the words He needs me to say. Not my words – but His.


As I head out on the mission field I ask for strength, stamina and good health for the whole team and the campers. May the Holy Spirit fill us so much that our words are not our own. May we be Christ in all we say and do. In Jesus’ name. AMEN.


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Please check out all the places I link to during the week. Thanks to everyone who has joined Sunday Stillness. I do try to get to your posts every week but I admit sometimes I don’t have the time.

Here are my favourite links for Sunday Stillness:

The Sunday Community by Deidra Riggs

Still Saturday by Sandra Heskaking

Sharing His Beauty

Missional Women – Faith Filled Fridays

Jennifer Miller at Scripture and a Snapshot

Fellowship Fridays at Christian Mommy Blogger

The Weekend Brew by Barbie

Shelly Hendricks at Renewed Daily (Recommendation Saturday)

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Blessings to everyone.



  1. This is beautiful, Janis! I love Oswald Chambers, and especially this quote. Praying for the Holy Spirit to work through you on your Poland mission, and through all who preach the Gospel. Thanks for hosting & God bless!

  2. Jan,

    Great O. Chambers quotation — characteristically straight and incisive wisdom from him.
    I appreciate what you share in your prayer focus regarding the Poland mission. They are worthy matters to take to God’s throne of grace. I praise God for your dependency on the Holy Spirit’s wisdom and enabling.

    Will be thinking of and praying for you and Grace and the team. ~~+~~

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