Why did Hudson Taylor give up his medical job in the United Kingdom and came to China?
Hudson Taylor gave up his medical job in the UK and came to China because he had the vision to evangelize China’s interior and bring the gospel to the people living there.
What was his famous quotes about his life and money given to the Chinese people.
“When I cannot read, when I cannot think, when I cannot even pray, I can trust.”
“If I had a thousand pounds China should have it- if I had a thousand lives, China should have them. No! Not China, but Christ. Can we do too much for Him? Can we do enough for such a precious Saviour?”
Why did Hudson Taylor wear Chinese clothing and speak Chinese language? Give 2 reasons.
He was known for his sensitivity towards the Chinese culture and he wanted to preach in the native languages of the people so he could convey to them the gospel. Taylor was also able to prepare a colloquial edition of the New Testament written in one of the Chinese dialects that he knew how to speak.
How did Hudson Taylor and his wife serve Chinese people in China? Give 5 accounts.
HIs organization, China Inland Mission, was responsible for bringing over 800 missionaries to China.
Began 125 schools
18 000 Christian conversions.
Established more than 300 workstations with more than 500 local helpers in all eighteen provinces.
Taylor practised his medical work in CHina and treated many who were sick.
How did Hudson Taylor establish China Inland Mission?
Hudson Taylor decided to found China Inland Mission in 1865 on principles of faith and prayer. He began to send waves of missionaries to inland China to bring the gospel to all the provinces of China. He wanted everyone in eastern Asia to have access to the message of Jesus Christ.
What did Hudson Taylor impact on Chinese Christians?
Hudson Taylor popularized the idea that missionaries should live and dress like the people they seek to evangelize.
What are the takeaways from the video?
Always have a heart to be a servant for God
Trust in the Lord always, and He will provide for you and your needs.