Tramp for the Lord

Tramp for the Lord

by Corrie ten Boom

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Overview

Continuing from her bestseller The Hiding Place, Corrie Ten Boom’s inspirational life story proves that miracles do happen.

In 1940, Corrie ten Boom was living with her father and sister above their watch shop in Haarlem when their country was invaded. Armed with the gift of their faith and their belief in doing what was right, this devoutly Christian family provided sanctuary for persecuted Jews. Before long, the Nazis captured Corrie and her family and sent them to a concentration camp, where Corrie lost both her sister and father.

But remarkably, throughout this turbulent time, from her near-destitute days in postwar New York to her heart-stopping adventures in Africa, Corrie sustained the faith in God that helped her become one of the most beloved evangelists of her time.

“Although the threads of my life have often seemed knotted, I know, by faith, that on the other side of the embroidery there is a crown. As I have walked the world—a tramp for the Lord—I have learned a few lessons in God’s great classroom.”

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780515089936
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 09/15/1986
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 118,053
Product dimensions: 6.92(w) x 10.96(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Corrie ten Boom was a Dutch watchmaker and writer who, along with her family, was imprisoned for helping numerous Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II. She was knighted by the queen of the Netherlands in recognition of her efforts and was named Righteous Among the Nations by Israel. Her bestselling book The Hiding Place recalls her ordeal. She died in 1983.

Table of Contents

Tramp for the LordForeword—Jamie Buckingham
Introduction: The World Is My Classroom

1. A Strange Place to Hope

2. Witnesses Unto Me

3. Release!

4. A Song in the Night

5. A Great Discovery

6. Music from Broken Chords

7. Love Your Enemy

8. In the Power of the Spirit

9. Conny

10. Authority Over Demons

11. Lights from Darkest Africa

12. God Will Provide

13. A Place to Be

14. Obedience

15. The Real Corrie ten Boom

16. Checkpoint Charlie

17. Facing Death

18. Saved by a Newborn Infant

19. Miracles Every Day

20. God's Word, the Sword—God's Perfect Weapon

21. Where Is Heaven?

22. When You Are Tempted to Quit

23. I'll Go Where You Want Me To Go, Dear Lord... but Not Up Ten Flights of Stairs

24. To All the World—Beginning with One

25. Leaving My First Love

26. Walking in the Light

27. Secure in Jesus

28. I Have Much People in This City

29. The Blessing Box

30. Closing the Circle

31. One Finger for His Glory

32. The Ding-Dong Principle

33. The Blacks and Whites of Forgiveness

34. Getting Ready for the End

35. Little Witness for Christ

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