"Every event God provides us . . . is definitely the right coaching for the long run purely He can see."--Corrie ten Boom
Corrie ten growth used to be a Dutch watchmaker who grew to become a heroine of the Resistance, a survivor of Hitler's focus camps, and essentially the most extraordinary evangelists of the 20 th century. In global conflict II she and her relatives risked their lives to aid Jews and underground staff get away from the Nazis, and for his or her paintings they have been established within the notorious Nazi dying camps. basically Corrie between her kinfolk survived to inform the tale of the way religion eventually triumphs over evil.
Here is the riveting account of the way Corrie and her kinfolk have been capable of store a lot of God's selected humans. For 35 years hundreds of thousands have visible that there's no pit so deep that God's love isn't really deeper nonetheless. Now The Hiding Place, repackaged for a brand new new release of readers, keeps to claim that God's love will triumph over, heal, and restore.
"A groundbreaking publication that shines a transparent mild on one of many darkest moments of history."--Philip Yancey, writer, The Jesus I by no means Knew
"Ten Boom's vintage is much more appropriate to the current hour than on the time of its writing. We . . . must be encouraged afresh by means of the braveness manifested through her family."--Jack W. Hayford, president, foreign Foursquare Church; chancellor, The King's university and Seminary
"The Hiding position is a vintage that begs revisiting. Corrie ten growth lived the deeper lifestyles with God. Her gripping tale of affection in motion will problem and encourage you!"--Joyce Meyer, best-selling writer and Bible instructor
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He ran down the steps. Above us the hammering and the tramp of shoes had stopped. I heard the alley door open and Willemse’s voice, delicate and ingratiating. “Come in, won’t you? ” “Have you heard! ” A woman’s voice. “They’ve bought Oom Herman! ” Pickwick? now not Pickwick! “Oh? ” I heard Willemse say. “Who was once with him? ” He pumped her as difficult as he may perhaps, then positioned her below arrest. Blinking with fright and confusion, the girl used to be seated with us alongside the wall. I well-known her purely as an individual who sometimes took messages for us concerning the urban. I stared in suffering on the check in the window asserting to the area that every one used to be as ordinary on the Beje. Our domestic have been become a capture: what percentage extra could fall into it prior to at the present time used to be over? And Pickwick! Had they honestly stuck Pickwick? Kapteyn seemed with Betsie within the eating room door. Her lips have been swollen and puffy, a bruise was once darkening on her cheek. She part fell into the chair subsequent to mine. “Oh Betsie! He harm you! ” “Yes. ” She dabbed on the blood on her mouth. “I consider so sorry for him. ” Kapteyn whirled, his white face even paler. “Prisoners will stay silent! ” he shrieked. males have been clumping down the steps and into the eating room sporting anything among them. they'd found the outdated radio underneath the steps. “Law-abiding electorate, are you? ” Kapteyn went on. “You! The outdated guy there. I see you think within the Bible. ” He jerked his thumb on the well-worn ebook on its shelf. “Tell me, what does it say in there approximately obeying the govt.? ” “‘Fear God,’” Father quoted, and on his lips in that room the phrases got here as blessing and reassurance. “‘Fear God and honor the queen. ’” Kapteyn stared at him. “It doesn’t say that. The Bible doesn’t say that. ” “No. ” Father admitted. “It says, ‘Fear God, honor the king. ’ yet in our case, that's the queen. ” “It’s now not king or queen! ” roared Kapteyn. “We’re the criminal executive now, and you’re all lawbreakers! ” The doorbell rang back. back there have been the questions and the arrest. The younger man—one of our workers—had slightly been assigned a chair whilst back the bell sounded. It looked as if it would me that we had by no means had such a lot of callers: the eating room used to be getting crowded. I felt sorriest should you had come easily on social visits. An aged retired missionary was once introduced in, jaw quivering with worry. at the least, from the banging and thumping above, that they had no longer but came across the key room. a brand new sound made me leap. the telephone down within the corridor was once ringing. “That’s a mobilephone! ” cried Willemse. He glared round the room, then, grabbing me by means of the wrist, yanked me down the steps at the back of him. He thrust the receiver up opposed to my ear yet saved his personal hand on it. “Answer! ” he acknowledged along with his lips. “This is the 10 growth place of abode and shop,” I acknowledged as stiffly as I dared. however the individual at the different finish didn't trap the strangeness. “Miss ten increase, you’re in poor possibility! They’ve arrested Herman Sluring! They comprehend every little thing! You’ve bought to be cautious! ” On and at the woman’s voice babbled, the fellow at my facet listening to every thing.