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Beside Still Waters: Words of Comfort for the Soul
A collection of Scripture-based readings that offer encouragement to individuals dealing with illness, loss, or other personal problems.
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published March 20th 1999 by Thomas Nelson
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This little book delivers peace to the troubled heart & a balm to the afflicted body. Brother Spurgeon speaks authoritatively on suffering & threads of biblical truth are weaved between every word of testimony to God's faithful sustaining power & grace. This book so helped me during some very difficult physical suffering & those whom I've recommended it said it has become an absolute favorite. If you know a brother or sister in Christ who is suffering, this little volume would be ...more
Beside Still Waters came to my attention through a friend who is dying from Lou Gherig's disease. I have rarely read any book that reaches my spirit with comfort, encouragement, and hope as this one does. Roy H. Clark beautifully edited C.H. Spurgeon's sermons to provide 366 short devotionals that speak to those of us who are feeling crushed by life. I highly recommend Beside Still Waters for anyone experiencing trying times.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-92) was England's best-known preacher for most of the second half of the nineteenth century. In 1854, just four years after his conversion, Spurgeon, then only 20, became pastor of London's famed New Park Street Church (formerly pastored by the famous Baptist theologian John Gill). The congregation quickly outgrew their building, moved to Exeter Hall, then to Surrey M ...moreMore about Charles Haddon Spurgeon...