Gladys Aylward presented by: cedrick thervil

Born febuary 24 1902 in Edmonton, London
oldest of the three girls and 1 brother and daughter of a mailman
Her childhood hobbies consist of service and acting like an actor
Worked as a parlor maid at the age of 14 until she was called into ministry
She felt that it was her call to ministry when she attended a revival which her father was teaching there and felt like it was her call.
She worked in china with her mentor and a christain cook who lived in china. To get there she went on a train form russia to china because she could not afford a plane ticket
had a school named after her in london and a book that into a movie
this was a verse to describe her
I wasn't God's first choice for what I've done in China...I don't know who it must have been a man...a well-educated man. I don't know what happened. Perhaps he died. Perhaps he wasn't willing...and God looked down...and saw Gladys Aylward...and God said, 'Well, she's willing.'
survived a Japanese bombing and went back to teaching a little bit afterward and hated the fame the book and movie got her.
Gladys died on January 3 1970 somewhere in Taiwan
cites used Fritzius, John M. Biography of Gladys Aylward. N.p., 2006. Web. 26 Apr. 2017. Kiefer, James E. Gladys Aylward, Missionary To China. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2017. Gladys Aylward: Facts and extensive reading list. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2017. "TOP 6 QUOTES BY GLADYS AYLWARD." A-Z Quotes. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2017. "BibleGateway." Genesis 50:24 NIV - - Bible Gateway. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2017. <>.


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