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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Welsh Revival", as a new convert, Rees still answered the call to become what?
2. In "The Tubercular Woman", who prayed for the Lord to take no one except for the woman with tuberculosis?
3. According to "What is an Intercessor", Christ's agony gives us an opportunity for what?
4. In "The Vow of the Nazarite", the Lord pointed out to Rees that Rees should not put pleasing his parents before God's what?
5. In "Called to a Hidden Life", God called Rees to a state of what at all times?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Rees' struggle with his new directives from the Lord in the Vow of the Nazarene?
2. What did God promise about Uncle Dick's healing, and what happened?
3. What happened to Rees upon his return home during the Welsh Revival?
4. What were the two shocks experienced by Rees in "Two Shocks"?
5. How and why was Rees able to reach Lord Radstock to help him?
6. What does the author feel this collaborative writing of Howells' biography provides for the reader?
7. How was Rees affected after hearing the testimony of the converted Jew, Maurice Reuben?
8. How did Rees' good friend and second in command come to be leader of the mission formerly headed by Rees?
9. How did the Lord help Rees master the skill of abiding?
10. Why was Rees directed to send a cable, and what happened after the cable was sent from Madeira?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compared to Rees' previous work, how has the college become his new mission field, and what are the similarities and differences between Rees' earlier mission work and his work with the college? Be specific and site examples to support your response.
Essay Topic 2
In the Foreword, we learn that there was a collaborative writing effort to produce this work. Discuss the advantages (and disadvantages, if any) of this process for the author and the reader, and how this affects the quality of the biography. Remember to provide specific examples from the work to support your responses.
Essay Topic 3
In "Binding the Strong Man", Rees realizes the benefits of following God's perfect plan instead of his own. How does Rees come to this realization and how does this help Rees in his work for winning souls to the Lord? (Please site examples from the book to support your responses.)
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