"This book," says the author. "is sent forth with the prayer that its simple truths may encourage trust in times of trouble, and reliance on the God who is too wise to make a mistake and too good to be unkind." Chapter titles reveal its emphsiss as well as its content: "When You Get to the End of Yourself"; "When God Hides His Face"; "Why Did It Happen To Me?" "Is Sickness In the Will of God?" "Growing Old Gracefully"; "Thankful for the Thorns."
Here is encouragement for those who are undergoing severe testing. An invaluable counseling aid that deals with a variety of testings encountered in life that raise the eternal ’Why?’ Paper.
W. T. Purkiser (1910-92) was a prolific writer, respected scholar, and well-loved preacher within the Church of the Nazarene who also had a significant voice in the larger evangelical Christian community. He authored and contributed to some of the most widely disseminated and enduring works in the Wesleyan-Holiness tradition.