Streams in the Desert Author:Cowman, Mrs. Charles E. Mrs. Charles E. 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. Cwman's poor health forced the couple to return to the United States, Mrs. Cowman turned her attention to caring for her husband and nursed hi... more »m until his death six years later.
Out of these experiences and heartbreak came the first volume of STREAMS IN THE DESERT. And during the next twenty-five years Mrs. Cowman inspired several nationwide Scripture distribution campaigns and wrote seven books.
At the age of ninety, 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.« less