By Angus Kinnear
With thousands of books offered, studied and translated, Watchman Nee strongly inspired glossy Christian considering. A devoted evangelist and talented Bible instructor, Nee stood opposed to the tide of chinese language Marxist atheism and Communism, and was once imprisoned for his religion. during this revised version of Nee s biography, examine his outstanding existence and allow it encourage you to a brand new point of religion and dedication.
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Ni Sheng-tsu, died in school years. 6. Ni Tek-ting (Mrs. L. H. Wong). 7. Ni Teh-ching (Mrs. Chang). 8. Ni Hong-tsu or Paul Nee. 9. Ni Hsing-tsu or John Nee. THE CHANG FAMILY Charity's Father: The Rev. Chang Chuen-kuan (C. K. Chang) of Foochow, pastor in Tientsin with the Christian and Missionary Alliance. His Children: 1. Chang Pin-tseng or Beulah Chang (Mrs. G. S. Ling). 2. Chang Pin-fang or Faith Chang (Mrs. K. L. Bao). 3. Chang Pin-huei or Charity Chang (Mrs. Watchman Nee). Died in Shanghai, October 1971.
Of course I shall go," she answered. February 15 came and the first meeting. "6 From these words she preached that day and the next with great power on spiritual death as separation from God. But the subject bored Huo-ping. She had known all this from her childhood and she decided two meetings were enough. Her friends were fretting at the loss of gambling time. So on the third day, and again on the fourth, out once more on the hard-topped table clattered the white mahjong bricks amid cries of rejoicing, but not without a pang of conscience in Huo-ping's heart.
4. Ni Huai-tsu or George Nee, research chemist. 5. Ni Sheng-tsu, died in school years. 6. Ni Tek-ting (Mrs. L. H. Wong). 7. Ni Teh-ching (Mrs. Chang). 8. Ni Hong-tsu or Paul Nee. 9. Ni Hsing-tsu or John Nee. THE CHANG FAMILY Charity's Father: The Rev. Chang Chuen-kuan (C. K. Chang) of Foochow, pastor in Tientsin with the Christian and Missionary Alliance. His Children: 1. Chang Pin-tseng or Beulah Chang (Mrs. G. S. Ling). 2. Chang Pin-fang or Faith Chang (Mrs. K. L. Bao). 3. Chang Pin-huei or Charity Chang (Mrs.