Andrew Murray (1828-1917) was a South African writer, teacher, and Christian pastor. Murray considered missions to be "the chief end of the church." Andrew pastored churches in Bloemfontein, Worcester, Cape Town and Wellington, all in South Africa. He was a champion of the South African Revival of 1860. In 1889, he was one of the founders of the South African General Mission (SAGM), along with Martha Osborn and Spencer Walton. After Martha Osborn married George Howe, they formed the South East Africa General Mission (SEAGM) in 1891. SAGM and SEAGM merged in 1894. Because its ministry had spread into other African countries, the mission's name was changed to Africa Evangelical Fellowship (AEF) in 1965. AEF joined with SIM in 1998 and continues to this day. He died on January 18, 1917, four months before his eighty-ninth birthday. Over the years he has influenced many, including Jessie Penn-Lewis, a key figure in the 1904-1905 Welsh Revival.
The Lord's Tableby Andrew Murray
Andrew Murray was a prominent South African pastor and Christian writer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Murray's belief in faith healing and the continuation of the apostolic gifts made him one of the key figures in the Pentecostal movement. Murray wrote over 200 books and many of them, such as the devotionals Abide in Christ, Absolute Surrender, and Humility, are considered Christian classics.
The Lord's Table is a detailed book Murray wrote about communion. Murray encourages Christians to have the proper attitude before receiving communion and applying it to their every day lives.
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