Notable Women of Modern China

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Fleming H. Revell Company, 1912 - China - 271 pages
 

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Page 144 - Then Jesus went with them. And when he was now not far from the house, the centurion sent friends to him, saying unto him, Lord, trouble not thyself: for...
Page 16 - I been in the deep ; in journeyings often, in perils of rivers, in perils of robbers, in perils from my countrymen, in perils from the Gentiles, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren ; in labour and travail, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.
Page 96 - Chio) and I have come here. We are strangers ! We raise our eyes and look on people's faces, but we can see no one we know — no relative, no one like ourselves — all truly strange ! I left my little boy, my husband, my mother — all this : for what purpose do you think? It is only entirely for the sake of Christ's Gospel I have come. seen them yet, so why should I come so far to see other places? ... It was God's Holy Spirit that led me to come. He wanted me to do what ? Not to amuse myself,...
Page 23 - THE General Executive Committee OF THE Woman's Foreign Missionary Society OF THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
Page 98 - guniongs ' (unmarried ladies) or ' sing-sang-niongs ' (married ladies) quickly to go and enter these houses with the Gospel. " Now I ask you, raise up hot hearts in yourselves and quickly help us. " First : Will you come back to China with me ? " Secondly : If you cannot, will you cause others to, by sending them, and doing what you can to help them to come? "D1ONG AHOK.
Page 31 - While in this country her influence was very helpful to others. One grateful mother exclaimed, ' Little did I dream when giving money for the work in China that a Chinese girl would lead my daughter to Christ !' God is faithful to his promises.
Page 96 - ... strangers ! We raise our eyes and look on people's faces, but we can see no one we know — no relative, no one like ourselves — all truly strange ! I left my little boy, my husband, my mother — all this : for what purpose do you think? It is only entirely for the sake of Christ's Gospel I have come. seen them yet, so why should I come so far to see other places? ... It was God's Holy Spirit that led me to come. He wanted me to do what ? Not to amuse myself, but to ask and invite you to come...
Page 8 - they fairly represent the educated women of China, who, wherever their education has been received, and in whatever sphere it is being used, are ably and bravely playing an important part in the molding of the great new China.
Page 97 - ... to amuse myself, but to ask and invite you to come to China to tell the doctrine of Christ. How could you know the needs of China without hearing them ? How could you hear unless I came to tell you ? Now you can know, for I say the harvest in China is very great, but the labourers are fto few.
Page 104 - ... We have prayed and will pray that our God, who is the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort, will comfort you, and be a God to you, and a Father to your fatherless son. . . . We bless God for your coming to England. We have learned to know and love you. Your words are not forgotten. One sister has gone with you, we send this by the hands of three more.1 We know others who were led by your words to offer themselves for Christ's work in China.

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