Billy had this to say about about an assembly of the world council of churches, “… restructuring society instead of calling individuals to repentance and faith in Christ.”
An Honor … to be in the company of someone, who 10 years previous, had murdered. Now they were participating in a conference on evangelism. They were barefoot Indians who had killed 5 missionaries in Ecuador.
Visited Spring Valley yesterday, expected location of the first radio/TV station. This part was not rehearsed. Both on the way there and on the way back I met strangers with that wonderful kindred spirit. A new development is a thought inspired by the hymn, “Lord, lead me to higher ground”. There could be several meanings […]
Unity vs Denominational Squabbling While organizing various conferences on doing evangelism Billy Graham noticed that Pentecostals had to be hushed up. This did not sit well with Billy’s team. The disunity was wrong and had to be fixed yesterday. The solution that worked for them was to tell each participant something. That he or she […]
International Conference for Itinerant Evangelists The Billy-Graham Association sponsored several of these in Europe. At one of them Billy and Ruth met someone who they thought, was a typical delegate. Surprise. A graduate from Cambridge University in England. Had returned to his home country to do “faith” evangelism. The norm is to settle down in […]
Have missed a few days so will start with Monday, the day I went to Spring Valley – my first choice for a future ministry headquarters. Have been there about 6 times. Word is getting around about “that guy” and I take it as confirmation from above. It was an unusually warm day. As I […]
Prayer answered 30 years Later When Billy toured Russia for the first time he asked that the Gospel be preached in Moscow. That prayer was answered in 1992. At the final mtg. 70,000 people showed up. Over 1/2 of them responded to the invitation.