Algiers Mission Band
A Thirsty Land was the quarterly magazine of the Algiers Mission Band, founded by Lilias Trotter in 1888. The magazine ran from 1927 until the agency joined with the North Africa Mission (currently AWM-Pioneers) in 1964.
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Editorial—Millicent H. Roche
Notes by the General Secretary—H.W. Buckenham
First Impressions: Bou Saada—G. CHollet; Tlenchen—Andree Jeanne Robert
Changes and Chances—P.M. Russell
Psalm 65. 9-13—A. Butticaz
News From Tlemcen—A.M. Farmer & Edith Clark
"After Many Days"—Mabel D. Grautoff
A Flash from Touggourt: A Sunday Evening Walk—I.K. Nash
Home Notes—Harold W. Stalley
Editorial—Harold W. Stalley
Itinerating in the Qued Rhir, M'zab—S. Lull
From the General Secretary—H.W.Buckenham
The Desert Lion again—I.K. Nash
"Pleasing in hi Sight"—H.W.B.
Diamond Jubilee Meetings
First Post-War Field Rally—H.W. Buckenham
Annual Re-Union, 1947
Counting the Cost
An Impression of September 23rd, 1947
The Gospel in the Sahara—S. Lull
God's Spirit is Working—A. Butticaz
For Prayer and Praise: Algiers; Extract from a Moslem Review
March 11, 1888
After Sixty Years
After Forty Years
The M'Zab Re-Visited
"Thou Shalt Remember"
Notes and News from Our Stations: Algiers; Blida; Bou SaadaTolga; Touggourt; Miliana; Tlencen; The Home Base
Spirit of Prayer in Algiers
Dar Raama–March 10th 1948—H.W. Buckenham
Back to M'Zab—M.D.G.
The Home Secretary Abroad: Headquarters; Bou Saada; Tolga; Touggourt; The Mobile Unit; Miliana; Relizane; Mostagenem & Mascara; Tlemcen; Blida; Tiz-ouzou
Annual London Meetings
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From the Desert
Field Rally, 1948
Building Operations: Tolga—M. & S. Lull
Open Doors: Bou Saada
Sunlight and Shadow: Touggourt—I.K. Nash
Miss S. Perkin
1949 Anniversary Services: Wednesday, March 9th
Focus for Prayer
"He Maketh Small the Drops of Water" (Job 36.27)—I. Lilias Trotter
Tenting in the M'Zab—P.M. Russell
An Afternoon Visit—M.D. Grautoff
Local Point for Prayer: Ghardaia
Look on the Fields: Tlemcen; Tolga; Touggourt; Tamanrasset; Blida; Bou Saada—A. Butticaz
In Memoriam: Walter G. Stalley—H.W. Buckenham & W.C.C.; M. Maoudj–Kabyle Christian Leader—H.W. Buckenham
Spring Anniversary Meetings
The Missionary's Secret—H.C.G. Moule, D.D.
Lo! I do a new thing: Even now shall it spring forth; Will ye not regard it?" Is. XLIII.19—H.W.S.
For Young People
Vision and Challenge—A.E.Powell
Two Thirsty Men in "A Thirsty Land"!
A Strange Pupil—I.K. Nash
Look on the Field!: Bou Saada; Tolga; Touggourt; Tamanrasset; Blida; Miliana
Chosen Vessels—I. Lilias Trotter
The Needs of the North: Colportage—P.M. Russell
News from the Stations: Bou Saada & Setif; Tolga; Tlemcen; Blida
A Weak Brother—M.D. Grautoff—H.W.S.
The Annual Meeting—J.C.S.
In Memoriam: Sasha Perkin—M.H. Roche
A Note of Remembrance from a Colleague—M.D. Grautoff
An Appreciation from an Ex-Serviceman—T.H. Hook
Comradeship—Sonia E. Howe
A True Yoke-Fellow—A. Butticaz
A Tribute—Annie Buckenham
A Sunny Memory—V.C. Wood
"In Journeys oft..." B.H. Collinson
Miss Ruth Parson—M.H.R.
Impressions after the Rally—R.J. Waine
"Who then is willing... to consecrate his service this day unto the Lord?" 1 Chron. 29.3—H.W.S.
"Principalities and Powers"—Edward Buckenham
In the M'Zab Country
God's Initiative—I. Lilias Trotter
News from the Stations: Miliana; Blida; Macedonia Calls from the High Plateau; Setif; Tlemcen;
"I am a Debtor..." A Testimony—Salvador Lull
"This one thing I do..."—I. Lilias Trotter
In Memoriam: Lady May Proctor
First Impressions—M. Waine
Making Contacts in Tamanrasset
Another Chapter—F. Baggott
Echoes from the M'Zab Coubtry
Sowing and Reaping at Tlencem—Alex Porteous
The whole world over... boys wll be boys. The Imposter—R.J. Waine
E.G.M. — N.A.M. — A.M.B.
A Message from the beginning of the Century for the New Year—I. Lilias Trotter
Editorial. Autumn and Winter
Workers Together with God
Streams in the Desert
To Givers of a Mobile Unit—Frank Baggott
The Seventh Day Feast—M.D. Grautoff
So Shall I do for Christ
Sowing the Seed in Setif
From Ein Arnat to Bousaada
Word Pictures: Children...; Women...; Three Women
Blida Barrow Boys
Rally Days and Aferwards
Statement of Accounts
Home Notes: An Open Letter
At home with the Lord
"Friend, come up higher"
Elegy by a Moslem Sheikh
Tribute of an Arab Lawyer
Memories of Fellowship in Work—Monssieur Pierre Nicoud
A Good Man
Last Impressions—J.M. Roe
A Man to fill the Gap
Tolga Station as it is Now
Missionary Exhibition in Algeria—P. Nicoud
Laubach Literary Visit—P.M. Russell
"Wilt Thou not Revive Us"—A & J Porteous, I.W. Fletcher & E. Clark
An Open Door at Relizane
Who's that Knocking at My Door
New Year at Touggourt—I.K. Nash
Teaching Adults to Read—M.D. Grautoff
A European Midwife in Touggourt—I.K. Nash
"Prayer and Supplication with Thanksgiving"
"Not far from any one of us" (Acts. 17.16.28)
"He Satisfieth" [Poem]—G. Ter Steegen
Deputation Work in the U.S.A.
Eight Weeks in Nortn Africa
"The Disciples were called Christians"—A.P.
Dellys Revisited—A.M. Farmer
Teniet-el-Ibaad (after fifteen years)—M.D. Grautoff
On Colportage–Spring 1951—Ronald J. Waine
Subject for Prayer
Praise and Prayer
Movements and Missionaries
"Maintain the spiritual glow" (Romans 12. 11)—J.G.S.S. Thomson
Summer Activities—Edmund T.R. Buckenham
Jesus Himself drew near...—Ronald & Muriel Wayne
The "Reccab"—M.D. Grautoff
Missionary Exhibition and Campaign: London—September 1951
Two views of Pudsey Annual A.M.B. Rally
The London Annual Meetings
"Faith Without Words is Dead"
Patience and Time
A Christmas Meditation—I.K.N.
Loss of the A.M.B. Mission Car—Pierre Nicoud
Visiting in and around El Biar—Annie Buckenham
A Moslem Widow's Testimony—Abassia, Madame Mahdi
"Little Desert"—E.T.R. Buckenham
Commit Thy Way Unto th Lord, Trust also in Him and He Shall Bring it to Pass—M.D. Grautoff
Sunday School in Relizane—A.E. Powell
Home Notes: Finance; Prayer Letter; A.M.B. Easter House Party; Rev. and Mrs R. Waine—D. Pilcher
The Prayer of Faith
An open door–and many adversaries—M.D. Grautoff
Mohammed–the Christian—A. Porteous
Strongholds of the Desert—Edmund T.R, Buckenham
A gramaphone–and garage–and God—R.J. Waine
Give ye them to eat—I.K. Nash
The A.M.B. Easter House Party—Brian Hogg
Home Notes—D. Pilcher
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