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Joy Runs Deeper Than Despair

A well-known quote from Corrie ten Boom can be found in her book The Hiding Place. "Joy runs deeper than despair" - Corrie ten Boom This truth was proven even in the darkest of places when Corrie and her sister Betsie were prisoners in the Ravensbruck concentration camp. Before her death, Corrie's sister Betsie said… Continue reading Joy Runs Deeper Than Despair

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Corrie ten Boom Cards

Corrie ten Boom quote printable cards are now available in the Printables of Faith Etsy Shop! Visit the shop today and see all the details about this selection of instant digital download cards. Each card has a Corrie ten Boom quote on the front and is blank inside. If you have any questions or requests… Continue reading Corrie ten Boom Cards

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Corrie ten Boom and the Holy Spirit

"Trying to do the Lord's work in your own strength is the most confusing, exhausting, and tedious of all work but when you are filled with the Holy Spirit, then the ministry of Jesus just flows out of you." Corrie ten Boom ┬áThis is one of my favorite Corrie ten Boom quotes.It is short and… Continue reading Corrie ten Boom and the Holy Spirit

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The Wonderful Thing About Praying

Usually, if you ask me to share my favorite Corrie ten Boom, I will not be able to name only one or even two because I love many of her powerful quotes. However, lately, this one has been a daily encouragement and motivation for me. Perhaps you will find it helpful for your prayer time… Continue reading The Wonderful Thing About Praying

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Corrie ten Boom – Tapestry Poem

When Corrie ten Boom spoke to groups of people she frequently shared a poem. The following poem is one that she did not write but often recited to audiences. The title of this famous poem is "My Life is A Tapestry" or "The Weaving". The author is unknown.   My Life is but a weaving… Continue reading Corrie ten Boom – Tapestry Poem

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Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom

When Corrie ten Boom spoke to audiences, she would sometimes hold up the backside of a piece of embroidery with many colors of tangled threads hanging from it. People wondered if she was accidentally showing the wrong side. While holding up the messy side, Corrie would ask "Does God always grant us what we ask… Continue reading Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom