Evangelism -- Study Guide


Chapter 19 — The Worker and His Qualifications


A. Read pages 628-691 in EVANGELISM. Ev-SG 52.1

B. Test Your Comprehension Ev-SG 52.2

Supply the proper words in the quotations below, and answer the questions in the spaces provided. The numbers at the end of each question indicate the page and paragraph where the answer can be found. Ev-SG 52.3

1. What is the essence of true politeness? (637:3) ___________________________________________________________________ Ev-SG 52.4

2. “___________________________________and good ______________________ Ev-SG 52.5

increase the usefulness of the laborer a hundredfold.” (638:4) Ev-SG 52.6

3. “The ______________________________ of things may tell much in favor of ______________________________. Victories are frequent-ly lost through . There will be crises in this cause. Prompt and decisive action at the right time will gain glorious triumphs, while __________________ and ___________________will result in great failures and positive dishonor to God.” (651:3-652:0) 4. “While we are to __________________ for God’s ______________, we are to ___________________ our prayers by most___________, __________________, ________________ ___________________.” (652: 5) Ev-SG 52.7

5. “I hear of workers whose _________________________________is breaking down under the strain of the _________________________ they are bearing. This ought not to be. God desires us to remember that we are mortal. We are not to ___________________________ too much in our work.” (660:1) Ev-SG 52.8

6. “It has been clearly presented to me that God’s people are to take a ________________________ stand against _______________ eating. . . . By the use of ______________ _______________ the _______________________________ nature is strengthened and the ___________________________________________ nature _________________________________.” (663:2) Ev-SG 52.9

7. “The thought of ____________________________________ animals to be _____________________________ is in itself _______________________________. Ev-SG 53.1

If man’s natural sense had not been ____________________________by the indulgence of appetite, human beings _________________ ____________ ____________ of eating the _________________________________ of animals.” (664:1) Ev-SG 53.2

8. What are we directed to do regarding health work? (664:2) ___________________________________________________________________ Ev-SG 53.3

9. “The ability to speak _____________________________ and ________________, in _____________________, _________________________________ tones, is invaluable in any line of work. This qualification is indispensable in those who desire to become ministers, evangelists, Bible workers, or canvassers.” (665:2) Ev-SG 53.4

10. “The training of the voice has an important place in _______________ culture, since it tends to expand and strengthen the _______________, and thus to ward off disease.” (669:1) Ev-SG 53.5

11. “The subject of _________________________________ demands serious _____________________ and much ______________________________________. Many unbelievers have felt that they were not doing right in permitting themselves to be slaves of fashion; but when they see some who make a ____________ profession of ________________________ ____________________ as worldlings dress, enjoying frivolous society, they decide that there can be no wrong in such a course.” (673:1) Ev-SG 53.6

C . For Meditation Ev-SG 53.7

1. Do I earnestly pray, and conscientiously seek to overcome my defects and try to cultivate the virtues that the true, mature Christian should possess?

Ev-SG 53.8

2. Do I seek to imitate Christ, or other poor mortals like myself?

Ev-SG 53.9