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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 "Called to a Hidden Life", Rees' constant state of readiness required him to go against custom and be what in public?
2. In "Called to a Hidden Life", Rees' second in command believed he should go out and start his own what?
3. In "What is an Intercessor", who is described as the Great Intercessor?
4. "In Loving an Outcast", Rees shared his testimony with what family member, who after three weeks was converted?
5. In "What is an Intercessor", an intercessor gains a position of ___ through the acts of prayer.
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to Rees upon his return home during the Welsh Revival?
2. What were the two shocks experienced by Rees in "Two Shocks"?
3. How did Rees' good friend and second in command come to be leader of the mission formerly headed by Rees?
4. How and why was Rees able to reach Lord Radstock to help him?
5. God led Rees to a village where no one was saved. What happened when Rees followed the Lord's instructions about this village?
6. What did the Lord ask Rees to give up when He called Rees out of wage earning?
7. Why was Rees directed to send a cable, and what happened after the cable was sent from Madeira?
8. How did Rees come to be in London, and why was he at first hesitant to go?
9. How did Rees become a "new man" while on a spiritual vacation at the Llandrindod Wells Convention?
10. What did God promise about Uncle Dick's healing, and what happened?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There is an overall theme of God as the provider in this biography. Discuss this theme as either a unifying or divisive presence in the biographer's portrayal of Rees' life as an intercessor.
Essay Topic 2
Rees is a willing servant for the Lord. Discuss how this willingness is challenged in "The Tramps;" how Rees meets these challenges and how Rees, his family and those the Lord guides him to care for are affected by his choices/actions.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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