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Gladys Aylward
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What is the nature of God as Gladys sees Him? When does He intervene in earthly affairs and how directly? What does He demand of Christians?

A common subject in literature is the nature of humanity's place on the spectrum of free will versus determinism. Where might Gladys see her own life in this spectrum? Is Gladys in control of her circumstances and decisions, or is God in control?

Name three instances in which Gladys claims God directly speaks to her. Why (in Gladys' mind) might God have chosen these particular instances? What does this form of communication say about Gladys' relationship to God?

What are the advantages to the spiritual life? What are the disadvantages? Use examples from Gladys' own life.

What is Gladys' method to convert others to Christianity? How forceful should a missionary be in preaching the gospel?

The Chinese call Gladys "Ai-weh-deh," or...

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