Of Betsie ten Boom

Betsie_Ten_Boom Joy C. recently asked me to do a guest post over on her blog, Fullness of Joy. The post (which is about Betsie ten Boom) went live on Tuesday so I thought I’d share it with you.

If God shows us bad times ahead, it’s enough for me that he knows about them, that’s why he sometimes shows us things you know—to tell us that this too is in his hands. ~Betsie ten Boom

The other day, I started thinking about Betsie ten Boom. Even now that WWII has become part of history, Corrie ten Boom remains a household name for Christian families. I bet most of you reading this have read, watched, or listened to The Hiding Place. Maybe you’ve even done all three or read some of Corrie’s other books like Tramp for the Lord. But back to Betsie.

Because she didn’t survive the war, or write books, or have a movie made about her life, Betsie is often remembered only as “Corrie ten Boom’s sister,” but I think she deserves more recognition.

Read the rest of this article over at Fullness of Joy

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