“Missionary service demands dedication, determination and discipline – and these qualities are basically rejected by the television generation.” (p. 127)Brothers, we must teach, commend, and exemplify this spirit.
“CMS Missionary at Uganda, Alexander Macay, when 27 years old, expressed the singleminded determination common to 19th century volunteers: ‘I want to remind the committee that within six months they will probably hear that one of us is dead. But . . . when that news comes, do not be cast down, but send someone else immediately to take the vacant place.’” (p. 128)
Monday, July 02, 2007
Here are two other related quotes from The Greatest Century of Missions.