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Whom Shall I Send
In this book, Watchman Nee and his close associate Dr. C.H. Yu present the idea of God's need of man, based on the conviction that if God does not obtain the man he looks for, he will stay his work until the right man appears.
Paperback, 89 pages
Published October 1st 1995 by Christian Fellowship Publishers
(first published 1979)
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I enjoy reading Nee (this is my fourth book of his), but this was not his strongest work. I was going to rate it two stars until I read the final chapter. There were some good points, but I was initially turned off by the first chapter, in which he talked about God's needing the cooperation of man to work on the earth. While God chooses to daily give us the joy and privilege of partnering with Him, I believe it's a mistake to speak of this as His "need".
Watchman Nee (Chinese: 倪柝聲; pinyin: Ní Tuòshēng; Foochow Romanized: Ngà Táuk-sĭng; 1903–1972) was a Chinese Christian author and church leader during the early 20th century. He spent the last 20 years of his life in prison and was severely persecuted by the Communists in China. Together with Wangzai, Zhou-An Lee, Shang-Jie Song, and others, Nee founded The Church Assembly Hall, later which would b ...moreMore about Watchman Nee...