Item description for George Muller: The Guardian Of Bristols Orphans (Christian Heroes - Then and Now #8) by Janet Benge, Geoff Benge & Ywam Publishing...
Overview Looks at the life and accomplishments of the Christian evangelist and coordinator of orphanages in Bristol, England, who cared for more than ten thousand orphans in his lifetime.
Publishers Description "Christian Heroes: Then & Now have set a new standard of quality in Christian biography. These thrilling true adventures are the best-written biographies for ages 10 and up Sustained by God's provision. George Muller's vision of caring for orphans grew to five large homes that ultimately over ten thousand children would call home (1805-1898).
Community Description Inspiring biographical story of George Muller (1805 - 1898). With scarcely enough food or money for his own family, George Muller opened his heart and home. Sustained by God's provision, the Muller house "Breadfast Club" of thirty orphans grew to five large houses that ultimately over ten thousand children would call home.
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Studio: YWAM Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.9" Width: 5.2" Height: 0.7" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2002
Publisher YWAM Publishing
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Christian Heroes - Then and Now
Series Number 8
ISBN 1576581454 ISBN13 9781576581452
Availability 69 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 19, 2017 02:53.
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More About Janet Benge, Geoff Benge & Ywam Publishing
Janet and Geoff Benge are a husband and wife writing team with twenty years of writing experience. Janet is a former elementary school teacher. Geoff holds a degree in history. Together they have a passion to make history come alive for a new generation. Originally from New Zealand, the Benges make their home in the Orlando, Florida, area.
Janet Benge currently resides in Orlando, in the state of Florida. Janet Benge was born in 1958.
Janet Benge has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about George Muller: The Guardian Of Bristols Orphans?
touching story Jun 28, 2008
This is an older children's book, but it is also a good book for adults. There were many points where it brought me to tears because it is such an emotion filled story. It is definitely suitable for children, although some of the others in the series are not. I reccomend that adults read the books first and then let their children read them. That is actually how I got hooked on this series. The books were so good, I couldn't put them down.
A wonderful story Jun 27, 2008
Here is a person who took care of orphans without ever asking for a penny.
An inspiring testimony of faith and charity May 12, 2008
George Muller's life was one of selfless giving and charity, and his biographical account is moving and inspiring. Hearing about Mueller's untiring efforts to reach out and give hope to the orphans of Bristol, and how the majority of his life was lived both in faith, constant prayer, and a relentless dedication to give to others, is just so inspiring. Here is Christian charity at its finest. George Muller's testimony is one to be admired.
God is good! Nov 12, 2007
shared this book with my teen and pre-teen boys to show how God worked in Mueller's life! amazing!
wow Jun 15, 2007
my mother passed this book along to me after she read it to my younger siblings. it is written at a "young adult" level, which was great, because the story was so gripping, I was glad to be able to read it through in a few hours. sometimes God writes the best story possible in the events of history through the lives of His people, and no amount of "literary prowess" is necessary which would get in the way of those pure and unadulterated facts.
This story has inspired me to: pray specifically and trust completely; give away every extra dollar that I have; get rid of at least half my books; stop reading books about the Bible, and read no other book than the Bible until I've read it completely through, or until another book seems as appealing, embracing the possibility that I may never read another book in my life; live a life of complete devotion to Jesus Christ.