When Helen became a Christian, a pastor wrote Phillipians 3:10 in her Bible: "That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death." The words were prophetic. Through all her years in Congo Helen learned to know the fellowship of his sufferings. But instead of being defeated by troubles, she grew in her knowledge of God and his faithfulness. She learned the power of his resurrection as she was delivered from death many times.
Roseveare is disarmingly honest about her struggles and weaknesses. And she is very quick to give God all the credit for enabling her to do what he called her to do. Her example will inspire you, too, to have a tender, obedient heart.