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By Miriam Huffman Rockness

you could now not have heard of Lilias Trotter, yet you recognize the hymn she inspired—“Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus.” once you learn a fondness for the most unlikely, you’ll by no means pay attention that tune with no remembering Lilias and what she did. She left her lifetime of privilege in England and her promising paintings profession to settle in antagonistic Algeria. brushing aside her simply because she used to be a lady, the Algerian males accused her of being a British secret agent. yet for the sake of the gospel, she by no means hand over, irrespective of what number hindrances have been in her direction. You’ll surprise as you examine this woman’s ardour for the most unlikely, her brilliantly proficient existence, and the impressive methods the Lord used her to percentage the gospel.

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