Inspirational Christians

Jim Elliot

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Five Missionaries Speared To Death In Jungle

Many people thought it was a tragic waste of a life when Jim Elliot and the other four missionaries died trying to contact the unreached Aucas.

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Mary Slessor

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Dies At The Age Of 66 In Mud Hut

Born in 1848 in Scotland, Mary Mitchell Slessor was the second of seven children. She attributed much of her godly character to her upbringing. "I owe a great debt of gratitude to my sainted mother," said Mary. Her father was an alcoholic, which resulted in a family life of poverty and strife.

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Eric Liddell

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Flying Scot Refuses To Run On Sunday

Most of us only think about Eric Liddell as ‘the man who wouldn’t run on Sunday’, about whom about the Oscar winning movie ‘Chariots of Fire’ was made. He was known as the ‘Flying Scotsman’

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Gladys Aylward

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"I Wasn't First Choice For What I've Done In China"

Gladys Aylward was born short in size and short in worldly status but what was lacking in height and social standing she made up for in determination and spirit.

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Bible verse

He lifts up a banner for the distant nations, he whistles for those at the ends of the earth - Isaiah 5:26

Missions Quote

When James Calvert went out as a missionary to the cannibals of the Fiji Islands, the ship captain tried to turn him back, saying, "You will lose your life and the lives of those with you if you go among such savages." To that, Calvert replied, "We died before we came here."