Strength in the River: Lessons in Hope from Suffering Saints of the Bible




A biblical theology of suffering revealed through the lives of those who experienced and taught about suffering in the Scriptures.


The great English preacher of the nineteenth century, Charles Spurgeon, wrote: “I have learned to kiss the wave that throws me against the Rock of Ages.” Can you do that when you are experiencing God’s severe providence? This book will help you learn!

John D. Street, Professor and Chair of the Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling at The Master’s University, member of the Board of Directors for the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, author of Men Counseling Men.