Wednesday, September 7, 2016

A Corn of Wheat

If I refuse to be a corn of wheat that falls into the ground and dies
 (“is separated from all in which it lived before”),
 then I know nothing of Calvary love.

-Amy Carmichael

In a letter from a prospective missionary, one young woman asked Amy what it was like to be a missionary. Amy wrote back, "Missionary life is simply a chance to die.Amy never returned to England. She remained in India and it was there where she died in 1951.