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George Müller and his orphans

Nancy Garton

George Müller and his orphans

by Nancy Garton

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Nancy Garton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 82/5816
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ; 18 cm.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3080203M
LC Control Number82180371

George took the book. He knew the university and the orphanage well. (It was where he had stayed while going to the University.) He wanted to know A. H. Franke better. After reading the book, George prayed, “Help me reach the orphans of Bristol before it’s too late.” George told . Standing in the muddy street, this little girl gave a face to Bristol's countless orphans. With scarcely enough food or money for his own family, George Müller opened his heart and home. Sustained by God's provision, the Müller house became known as the "Breakfast Club" for thirty orphans, and grew to five large houses that ultimately gave.

Pastor Charles R. Parsons describes an hour’s interview with George Mueller toward the close of his life: A warm summer day found me slowly walking up the shady groves of Ashley Hill, Bristol. At the top there met my gaze the immense buildings which shelter over two thousand orphans, built by a man who has given to the world the most striking.   George Mueller is well-known for starting orphanages in Bristol, England, during the s, but most people don’t know the entire story of his life. Few people know that he was a thief and an alcoholic until he was a young man, and many would be surprised at how amazing his faith really was.

  by George Mueller (Founder of the Orphanages at Bristol, England) “Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the Word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear” (Hebrews ). We just finished reading aloud George Müller: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans. While it's not the first time I have read the book, I'm still shocked and inspired by this life of dad used to pay me to read missionary biographies when I was a kid. George Müller was his favorite. As I read back through this book with my kids, I could see why my dad esteemed this man's life.


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George Müller and his orphans by Nancy Garton Download PDF EPUB FB2

George prayed, asking God to provide a building, people to oversee it, furniture, and money for food and clothing. God answered his prayers. The needs of the orphanage were met each day. Sometimes a wealthy person would send a large amount of money, or a child would give a small amount received as a gift or for doing chores.

Many times food Author: Church History For Kids. This book tells the story of George Muller, a man God transformed from a thief, gambler, drunkard, and reveler into a man who lived everyday by faith- relying on God alone to provide everything he needed - well, everything he needed, and everything he needed for the thousands of orphans he took in, fed, clothed, and educated, over the 60ish /5().

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We trust you will be encouraged to trust in the prayer-answering God for all of your needs. The Christian Heroes: Then & Now series chronicles the true stories of ordinary men and women whose trust in God accomplished extraordinary deeds for his kingdom and glory.

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 'Breakfast Club' of thirty orphans grew to five large houses that ultimately 5/5(3).

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George Mueller was a native German (a Prussian). He was born in Kroppenstaedt on Septem and lived almost the entire nineteenth century. He died Ma at the age of He saw the great awakening of. George Muller's faith was absolutely remarkable and his accomplishments mirrored his faith in magnitude.

From a spoiled rich boy who disdained authority and scoffed at Christian ideals, to a missionary in the slums of 19th century London who ended up rescuing and providing a home for hundreds of orphans, George Muller is an example of the /5.

Franke's Orphan Houses in Halle where George Muller lived for about two months. He said in his autobiography: "About the time I first began to preach I lived for about two months in free lodgings, provided for poor students of divinity in the Orphan House, built in dependence upon God, by that devoted and eminent servant of Christ, A.

Franke, Professor of Divinity at Halle, who died in George Mueller is a very inspirational man, his strong faith, and work for God in His life have influenced and encouraged me in my faith and life.

Called by God to start an orphanage, this biography tells the story of George and all the highs and lows of his faith as he serves God/5. George Müller of Bristol and his witness to a prayer-hearing God; (New York, The Baker & Taylor company, []), by Arthur T. Pierson (page images at HathiTrust) Statuto organico pell' Orfanotrofio Riberia in Vigevano.

I admired George Muller's works in caring for orphans and his faith in God to provide for his need. However, I find it troubling that he didn't accept illegitimate orphans.

George Muller was a Prussian who came to Britain in in order to train for Christian missionary service. When God put it into the heart of George Muller to build these orphanages, he had only two shillings (50 cents) in his pocket.

Without making his wants known to any man, but to God alone, over a million, four hundred thousand pounds ($7,) were sent to him. In addition to caring for orphans George Müller also paid for the printing of Bibles and tracts.

He gave away more thanBibles. He paid tuition for hundreds of children to go to school. During his lifetime in answer to prayer he raised the equivalent of $, which he gave away, and when he died he had only a little money left. George Muller's wonderful biography opens with an attempted escape from the consequences of stealing.

Yes, the sixteen-year-old George was dishonest, rebellious, a thief and a liar. He was caught by the Prussian police officers and faced discipline both from police and his strict father. George Müller of Bristol and his witness to a prayer-hearing God; (New York, The Baker & Taylor company, []), by Arthur T.

Pierson (page images at HathiTrust) Charter of. The work of George Müller and his wife with orphans began in with the preparation of their own home at 6 Wilson Street, Bristol for the accommodation of thirty girls.

At that time, there were very few orphanages in the country - there was accommodation for only 3, orphans in England. Orphans tended to go to "homes for foundlings" or the workhouses, which were akin to slave labour.

George Müller trusted God with a depth rarely seen. His faith and generosity set a standard for Christians of all generations (). This best-selling, missionary biography series - Christian Heroes: Then & Now - chronicles the exciting, challenging, and deeply touching true stories of ordinary men and women whose trust in God accomplished extraordinary exploits for His kingdom 5/5(2).

George Müller cared orphaned children in Bristol during the Victorian era. He was a man of great faith, never making appeals for money, but simply praying to God for all that was needed.

During his lifetime he received £1, in money and gifts in kind. George Muller, founder of the Orphan Homes, Bristol, [England], wher orphans have been received, who received £1, in answer to prayer and faith alone, was a Prussian by birth.

When a student at the University of Halle, he was careless and unconcerned about spiritual matters. George Muller died a poor man inwith few possessions. At his funeral over carriages followed the hearse and thousands of people lined the route to Arnos Vale Cemetery.

His work was carried on but by the s the large communal dwellings were being phased out in favour of smaller family units in ordinary houses. George Muller, and the Secret of His Power In Prayer.

God has given him almost as much as for the building of the Orphan Homes, and the maintenance of the orphans, for other work, the support of schools and missions, Bible and tract circulation.

Book Review: George Müller: Man of Faith.George Müller (–) was born in Kroppenstaedt, Prussia, the son of a tax he became a Christian, George had the reputation of a liar and a thief. After accepting Christ as his personal Savior, he was used in remarkable ways to provide for o orphans during his lifetime.5/5(11).George Mueller: Guardian of Bristol's Orphans.

Author: Janet & Geoff Benge. Pages:Paperback. For Ages 10 and Up. George Muller stared at the beggar girl. She was no older than five and was piggybacking her little brother. Her mother had died in the cholera epidemic sweeping England.

Her father had never returned from the mines.