The Chosen One, Part 1

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#605: “The Chosen One, Part 1”
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Matthew 10:42
42And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones because he is my disciple, I tell you the truth, he will certainly not lose his reward."

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The Chosen One, Part 1
“The Chosen One, Part 1” is episode #605 of the Adventures in Odyssey audio series. It was written and directed by Marshal Younger, and originally aired on December 9, 2006.


A runaway girl named Kelly arrives at Whit's End. When her story comes out, the Washingtons are faced with a life-changing decision.


Kelly, a girl of about ten with a gift for playing the piano and a cigarette craving, is kicked out of the house by her mother and winds up in Whit's End.

She causes almost immediate chaos, convincing Eugene she has a 'magnetic' personality, giving Connie book advice, Ed Washington parenting advice, stealing ice cream and sixty-five dollars, erasing Connie's book, and threatening Tamika.

When she is confronted with the bad things she's done, she blurts out that they can't send her back to her mother, because her mother beats her, then runs out.

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Heard in episode

Role Voice Actor
Connie Kendall Katie Leigh
Ed Washington Mark Christopher Lawrence
Eugene Meltsner Will Ryan
John Whittaker Paul Herlinger
Kelly Rachel Fox
Laura Maureen Davis
Tamika Washington Courtney Brown
Bus Driver Maureen Davis
Homeless woman Maureen Davis

Mentioned in episode

Character Mentioned By
Elaine Washington Ed Washington
Marvin Washington Ed Washington
June Kendall Connie Kendall
Jimmy Barclay Connie Kendall
Katrina Shanks-Meltsner Connie Kendall
Jack Allen Connie Kendall
Joanne Woodston-Allen Connie Kendall
Robert Mitchell Connie Kendall





Connie Kendall: I remember the first time my mom left me alone for two days. I was fourteen, and I invited all the—never mind; I wasn't a Christian.

Eugene Meltsner: ...she was suddenly and mysteriously drawn to the metal blinds in the library!