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ALL FOR CHRIST (biography)
Over a hundred years ago, in February 1885, a group of young men set sail from England to become missionaries in China. They included graduates and ex-army officers and were known as the "Cambridge Seven" because they had felt called to the mission field ... read more
Now Christ's command is simple,
And meant to be obeyed,
"Go ye and preach My Gospel
In every land," He said.
Christ hadn't any favourites;
He lived and died for all!
So all should know the Message,
And hear His gracious call.
So I'll g ... read more
I want to be like Jesus,
Who left His throne on high
For hell-deserving sinners
To live, and work, and die.
Forsaking all His glory,
His power He laid aside,
His entréelo! a manger!
We human fools rejected,
And ... read more
Forward Ever, Backward Never! (biography)
Charles T. Studd was a servant of Christ who faithfully served His Saviour in China, India, and Africa. As Alfred Buxton in the forward to the book intitled C.T. Studd: Cricketer & Pioneer by Norman Grubb states:
"C.T.'s life stands as some rugged G ... read more
God's D. D.
Old Daniel was a Dreadnought!
If he was here to-day,
He'd make it hot for the pious lot
Who don't do as they say.
He didn't speak behind folks' backs,
But met them face to face;
He called spades spades, and dubbed knaves
And alwa ... read more
I'm going to live for Jesus,
And fling the world away,
I'm going to give to Jesus
My life and all to-day.
I've done it, Hallelujah!
And now I pray the prayer
That I may follow "Jesus
I'm such a great big sinner,
... read more
Sayings of C.T. Studd
C.T. Studd was an outstanding County and All-England Cricketer. He was a freshman at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1879-1880, and took a degree in law. By that time he had been challenged to a missionary career and, forsaking his cricketing fame and the ... read more
What could we do without the Book
That God gave us to read?
No more than any farmer
Who hadn't any seed!
No other tells us of our Lord,
The God of grace and love,
Who made the whole creation,
This world and those above.
What could we d ... read more
THE CHOCOLATE SOLDIER
Heroism is the lost chord, the missing note of present day Christianity! Every true soldier is a hero! A Soldier without heroism is a Chocolate Soldier! Who has not been stirred to scorn and mirth at the very thought of a Chocolate Soldier? In peace true ... read more
The Personal Testimony of C.T. Studd
I was brought up in the Church of England and was pretty religious so most people thought. I was taken to church and baptized the right day, and after a time I was confirmed and took communion. But I did not know anything about Jesus Christ personally. ... read more
Our Saviour has given commandment
To such as believe, in their hearts,
To publish the news of Salvation
On earth, to its uttermost parts.
The doors of the world lie wide open;
Its lands have been duly explored;
The sorrows and needs of the h ... read more