Sunday School, open-air meetings, youth gatherings, gospel campaigns, Bible teaching meetings, children’s camps, conferences, Bible school classes, shop meetings, radio broadcasts, telecasts, civic functions, rescue missions… What a variety of opportunities God gave H.G. Mackay during sixty years of ministering His Word and proclaiming the gospel.
The author writes: “I have been prompted to record the following recollections by the exhortation in Deuteronomy 8:2, ‘thou shalt remember all the way which the Lord thy God hath led thee . . . to humble thee . . . to prove thee . . . to know what was in thine heart, whether thou wouldst keep His commandments or no’. Writing them has been a humbling experience, with its constant reminder of my failings; and yet, against this backdrop of human weakness, there has been the equally constant revelation of the unfailing faithfulness of the Heavenly Master it has been my honored privilege to serve.”