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Billy Graham Goes to Washington: First Pastor Honored in US Capitol

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine Before his “canvas cathedral” funeral, the late evangelist will be the first public citizen since Rosa Parks to get a Capitol viewing. A week after his death, Billy Graham will become the first religious leader and fourth private citizen in history to lie in honor at the US Capitol. House […]

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The Secrets to Graham’s Success

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine Five factors that show why the evangelist turned the world upside down. When D. L. Moody died in 1899, the evangelical world felt his loss deeply. More than anyone else in his day, Moody, the rough-hewn shoe salesman turned evangelist, had motivated Christians on both sides of the Atlantic for […]

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Evangelism, Racial Tension, and Clay Feet: Reflections on the Life of Billy Graham

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine Billy Graham, Martin Luther King Jr., and racial tensions and bridge building today. “People are often led to causes and often become committed to great ideas through persons who personify those ideas. They have to find the embodiment of the idea in flesh and blood in order to commit themselves […]

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Billy Graham and Johnny Cash: An Unlikely Friendship

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine The evangelist originally sought out the singer for the sake of his son. Billy Graham and Johnny Cash were the best of friends, mutual confessors, and fishing buddies. Their wives, Ruth Bell and June Carter, were prayer partners. The two men could sit for hours in the same room without […]

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A Humble Servant with a Simple Message: John Perkins Remembers Billy Graham

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine Billy Graham’s legacy through John Perkins’ eyes. Rev. Billy Graham was the most impactful Christian evangelist of my generation. Mr. Graham, along with Leighton Ford and other members of the Billy Graham Evangelical Association, had a tremendous impact on my life and the lives of so many around the world. […]

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Search Over 17,000 Sermons in Seconds

REPOSTED FROM: Logos Bible Software Blog There’s so much to be gleaned from the sermons of other preachers and teachers. They provide not only theological insight but a sense of how to deliver the biblical message to real people living in the real world. This week’s video introduces you to the Sermon Finder tool, which […]

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Introducing the ‘ESV Gospel of John, Reader’s Edition’

REPOSTED FROM: Crossway Articles February 22, 2018 by: Crossway A Close Look at the Life of Jesus The Gospel of John is one of the most beloved books of the Bible, providing an accessible introduction to the ministry of Jesus. John’s personal account in Scripture provides an up close look at his life, death, and […]

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Be Bold in Prayer: An Interview with Susie Larson

REPOSTED FROM: Bible Gateway Blog What is the secret to powerful prayer? What does it mean to pray humbly and boldly? Why is prayer important? Bible Gateway interviewed Susie Larson (@SusieLarson) about her book, Your Powerful Prayers: Reaching the Heart of God with a Bold and Humble Faith (Bethany House, 2016). What is bold prayer? […]

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Someday You Will Read or Hear That Billy Graham Didn’t Actually Say That

REPOSTED FROM: Christianity Today Magazine The quote that went viral after Graham’s death actually came from D. L. Moody—but he probably wouldn’t mind. In the wake of Billy Graham’s death, many have recalled the evangelist’s most pithy phrases and memorable lines in posts across social media. The onslaught of quotes comes as a fitting homage […]

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In Loving Honor: 12 Quotes on Evangelism from Billy Graham

REPOSTED FROM: Logos Bible Software Blog This morning the world woke to the news that Billy Graham, arguably the most recognized evangelist in history, has passed into glory. Born November 7, 1918, and born again at age 16 at a revival meeting, Graham became a household name for his evangelistic crusades. It’s safe to assume […]