Sermon Illustrations

Hudson Taylor: Missionary to China. Saw many come to Christ during one period of time. Many had heard the gospel message and had been newly saved. One particular older Chinese man came up to Taylor and said with joy in his heart, ‘How long have you had this wonderful news in your land?’ WELL WE HAVE HAD IT THERE FOR HUNDREDS OF YEARS ‘Hundreds of years? You have had it for hundreds of years and are just now coming and sharing? My father searched for the truth all his life and died without finding it. Why did you not come sooner?