Johnny Cornflakes: A Story about Loving the Unloved

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The heart-warming tale of Johnny Cornflakes is based on a true story, presented in vivid detail by master storyteller Denise George. The narrative offers hope even in difficult places, challenges our attitudes toward others and shows how God can work in the most unexpected ways through the most unlikely, unloved people.
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Overview

The heart-warming tale of Johnny Cornflakes is based on a true story, presented in vivid detail by master storyteller Denise George. The narrative offers hope even in difficult places, challenges our attitudes toward others and shows how God can work in the most unexpected ways through the most unlikely, unloved people.
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"The deep things in this simple story tug hard at the heart." ~ J. I. Packer (Well known Author & Board of Governors' Professor of Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, Canada)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845505516
  • Publisher: Christian Focus Publications
  • Publication date: 3/20/2010
  • Series: Biography
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 983,718
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Denise George is an internationally popular writer and speaker best known for creative Biblical application. Denise is married to Dr. Timothy George, executive editor of Christianity Today and founding Dean of Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 9

1 The Long Journey North 15

2 The Unforgettable Dinner Party 21

3 The Inner City "Armpit" 27

4 Chelsea's Prisoners 31

5 The Crypts 35

6 The Coffee House 39

7 My Second Meeting with Johnny Cornflakes 43

8 Johnny's Shoe 47

9 Going to Work 51

10 The Search for Johnny 55

11 The Break-In 57

12 Johnny Cornflakes-My Hero?! 65

13 Preparing for Christmas 69

14 The Harvard Christmas Party 73

15 Home Again 81

16 Johnny's New Home 83

17 The Call from the County Morgue 91

18 The Fire 97

19 A City Destroyed 103

20 Aftermath 107

21 The Search 109

22 Christmas Dawns in Chelsea 113

23 The Homecoming 119

24 Christmas Evening 123

25 The Copley Manse 129

26 Graduation 135

27 Chelsea Revisited 137

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