A Retrospect

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(4.7 stars; 62 reviews)

Join James Hudson Taylor on the God-led journey through his calling, time of preparation, and life work in China. This British Christian missionary founded China Inland Mission (CIM), now known as OMF International. - Summary by HannahMary (3 hr 55 min)


The Power of Prayer 11:40 Read by Larry Wilson
The Call to Service 11:38 Read by Larry Wilson
Preparation for Service 10:50 Read by RussellEric
Further Answers to Prayer 8:52 Read by RussellEric
Life in London 9:28 Read by RussellEric
Strengthened by Faith 7:34 Read by RussellEric
Mighty to Save 6:39 Read by RussellEric
Voyage to China 12:43 Read by Greg Giordano
Early Missionary Experiences 9:19 Read by Greg Giordano
First Evangelistic Efforts 13:29 Read by RussellEric
With the Rev. William Burns 21:40 Read by RussellEric
Called to Swatow 12:45 Read by Hannah Mary
Man Proposes, God Disposes 24:42 Read by RussellEric
Providential Guidance 11:39 Read by Greg Giordano
Settlement in Ningpo 11:11 Read by RussellEric
Timely Supplies 9:02 Read by RussellEric
God a Refuge for Us 12:44 Read by Greg Giordano
A New Agency Needed 9:31 Read by RussellEric
The Formation of the C.I.M. 10:02 Read by RussellEric
The Mission in 1894, The Mission in 1902 9:35 Read by Hannah Mary


(5 stars)

Faith inducing! Strengthening. The author becomes a true friend. Many thanks to all the careful readers! Well done.

(5 stars)

cracking book. hard to listen and not put into practice what Hudson Taylor did and stood for

(3 stars)

Amazing book, but readers were varied and not my favorite

(5 stars)

Excellent first person account from Hudson Taylor!