Harvest of Hope Author:Faith Baldwin Harvest of Hope is another of Miss Baldwin's well-loved inspirational books. As the reviewers have said of the others, it is "a book of gentle delight, of heart balm, a book to help the troubled in spirit, a book to take up and to put aside, to savor and not to gulp, to keep nearby on a bedside table..." — Like the three that have gone before - ... more »Face Twoard the Spring, Many Windows, and Testament of Trust 0 this might be called the inspirational almanac of a woman's year. The author calls it "thinking aloud." It is personal and autobiographical, a book of self-analysis. In it, Miss Baldwin speaks honestly of hard times as well as happy ones, and offers many warm words of windome on meeting the challenges that life presents to all of us.
The theme that runs thoroiugh the book is: "We sow what we reap; sowlove and trust and joy, and when the crops are in, that is what you will havel" Using the symbols of harvest and legacy, Miss Baldwin shows how each month has its legacy and how every moment of every hour brings a harvest. Always, in the background, there are hope and courage.
In Miss Baldwin's sensitive visiion, the sights and sounds and small occurrences of life take on a special significance. Through her skill as a writer, she communicates in powerful terms her own vitality and continual zest for living. Readers will find Harvest of Hope a remarkable journal of a remarkable woman, who brings to each day a full measure of beauty, faith, and love.« less