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Missionary education movement of the United States and Canada, 1915 - Church work - 224 pages
 

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Home missions.
Missions -- United States.
Church work.
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Page 227 - Anywhere, provided it be FORWARD." — David Livingstone. Prepared under the direction of the MISSIONARY EDUCATION MOVEMENT OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA EDUCATIONAL COMMITTEE: GF Sutherland, Chairman; A. E.
Page 227 - The forward mission study courses are an outgrowth of a conference of leaders in young people's mission work, held in New York City, December, 1901. To meet the need that was manifested at that conference for mission study text-books suitable for young people, two of the delegates, Professor Amos R. Wells, of the United Society of Christian Endeavor, and Mr. S. Earl Taylor, Chairman of the General Missionary Committee of the Epworth League, projected the Forward Mission Study Courses. These courses...
Page 81 - For I am not ashamed of the gospel: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth ; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.
Page 229 - Mackay of Africa. By Sophia Lyon Fahs. 2. SERVANTS OF THE KING. A series of eleven sketches of famous home and foreign missionaries. By Robert E. Speer. 3. UNDER MARCHING ORDERS. The story of Mary Porter Gamewell of China. By Ethel Daniels Hubbard. 4. WINNING THE OREGON COUNTRY. The story of Marcus Whitman and Jason Lee in the Oregon country. By John T. Faris.
Page 227 - Movement, and are now under the immediate direction of the Editorial Committee of the Movement. The books of the Movement are now being used by more than forty home and foreign mission boards and societies of the United States and Canada. The aim is to publish a series of text-books covering the various home and foreign mission fields and written by leading authorities.
Page 198 - Verily I say unto you, Except ye turn, and become as little children, ye shall in no wise enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Page 159 - Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands ; neither is He served by men's hands, as though He needed anything, seeing He Himself giveth to all life and breath and all things ; and He made of one every nation of men, for to dwell on all the face of the earth, having determined their appointed seasons, and the bounds of their habitation : that they should seek God, if haply they might fee!
Page 228 - THE WHY AND How OF FOREIGN MISSIONS. A study of the relation of the home Church to the foreign missionary enterprise. By Arthur J. Brown. 12. THE MOSLEM WORLD. A study of the Mohammedan world. By Samuel M. Zwemer. 13. THE FRONTIER. A study of the New West. By Ward Platt. 14. SOUTH AMERICA...
Page 228 - INTO ALL THE WORLD. A general survey of missions. By Amos R. Wells. 3. PRINCELY MEN IN THE HEAVENLY KINGDOM. (Biographical.) By Harlan P. Beach. 4. SUNRISE IN THE SUNRISE KINGDOM. A study of Japan. By John H.
Page 229 - In addition to these courses, the following have been published especially for use among younger persons : 1. UGANDA'S WHITE MAN OF WORK. The story of Alexander Mackay of Africa. By Sophia Lyon Fahs. 2. SERVANTS OF THE KING. A series of eleven sketches of famous home and foreign missionaries. By Robert E. Speer. 3. UNDER MARCHING ORDERS. The story of Mary Porter Gamewell of China. By Ethel Daniels Hubbard.

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