Streams In the Desert Author:Cowman, Mrs. Charles E. Mrs. Charles E. (Lettie) Cowman worked as a pioneer missionary with her husband in Japan and China from 1901 to 1917, during which time they were instrumental in founding the Oriental Missionary Society. When Mr. Cowman's poor health forced the couple to return to the United States, Mrs. Cowman turned her attention to caring for her husband and... more » nursed him until his death six years later.
Out of these experiences and heartbreak came the first volume of Streams in the Desert. During the next twenty five years Mrs. Cowman inspired several nationwide Scripture distribution campaigns and wrote seven books.
At the age of 90, on Easter Sunday in 1960, Mrs. Cowman laid aside her earthly mantle and finally met face-to-face the One she knew so well and had served so faithfully for nearly a century.
ISBN is 0913367575, but this one is papercover, not hardcover.« less
I have 2 or 3 copies of this book myself, one by my "easy chair" and one by my bed. I always try to keep a copy of STREAMS in my bookshop for sale, and often give this title as a gift. This is truly a spiritual classic, one that can comfort and inspire through good times and bad.