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  • Foreword
    Takoosh Hovsepian

Singing through the Night

Courageous Stories of Faith from Women in the Persecuted Church

Published by Revell in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA .
Written in English.

About the Book

Believers in the West are understanding more about Christians struggling in other parts of the world. However, many of the accounts of the persecuted church are missing an important part of the story--the women.
In this stirring book, Anneke Companjen sheds light on the lives of eleven women suffering persecution in nine different countries around the world. Through their true stories of imprisonment, full of loss and pain, and unexpected joy, these women inspire Western readers to persevere and endure their own hardships for the cause of Christ. At the end of each chapter there are questions for deeper study, whether for individual use or as a guide for small groups seeking to understand and pray for our persecuted sisters. Readers will be deeply moved by the strength and faith of these courageous women.

About the Edition

In their darkest times they discovered the most beautiful songs.

There are many untold stories of the persecuted church--stories of women who bravely follow Christ at any cost. This stirring book reveals the lives of eleven women in nine different countries around the world. They have lost husbands, children, homes, jobs, or their very freedom and yet continue to praise and serve their Lord.

The lessons that these courageous women learned in tough times will help you persevere and endure whatever hardships come your way. Their stories will ignite your passion and gratitude for the basic right to worship God. May they inspire you, too, to sing through the night.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1 Singing through the Night
China: Mrs. Yang
China: Han
2 Stay Close to Jesus
Cuba: Alida
A Central Asian Country: Gulja
3 Feed on God's Word
Eritrea: Salam
Pakistan: Maryam
4 Build on the Rock
Indonesia: Three Mothers
Vietnam: Linda
5 Confess and Be Free
India: Surinder
China: Anna
6 Bless, Do Not Curse
Ethiopia: Tsige
Colombia: Marlene
7 Never Lose Hope
North Korea: Lee
Central Asia: Helena
8 Don't Waste Your Sorrows
China: Shen
Sudan: Grace
9 Reach Out to Others
China: Xinran
Iraq: Alia
10 Ask for Help
Nigeria: Nakub
Peru: Chely
11 God's Grace is Sufficient
Australia: Gladys
A Middle Eastern Country: Amira
12 How Can We Help?
Notes

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
304
Dimensions
8.3 x 5.5 x 1 inches
Weight
12.8 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9655556M
ISBN 10
0800731980
ISBN 13
9780800731984
LC Control Number
2006039144
OCLC/WorldCat
76864163
Library Thing
2857507
Goodreads
1394658

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