Billy Graham

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  • Why Is Billy Graham A Prophet

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    never imagine. Like a shot of adrenaline, it floods the spirit with vitality.” (The Cross) Billy Graham knew this was true first hand. Growing up around a family that leaned upon the teachings of his, I knew early on that his absolutely inspirational sermons seen on television and live at crusades had inspired millions of people around the world by his love, respect, and devotion to God and mankind. Billy Graham has enjoyed a career that has spanned more than six decades from growing up in North Carolina

  • Billy Graham : Man and Ministry

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    Billy Graham: Man and Ministry in the Fifties Go ye into all the world and preach the gospel to every nation. (Mark 16:15) While the world is full of Christians, few actually take this commissioning seriously. It is regarded as impractical or even impossible. For one servant of Christ, Billy Graham, impossible does not exist in the realm of the faithful. The Bible teaches that with God all things are possible, and looking at Graham's resume, one would almost be convinced that was true. Graham

  • Billy Graham, The Evangelist and the CEO

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    Billy Graham was CEO of BGEA (Billy Graham Evangelistic Association). This is not someone most people think of as a CEO but yet he was, for more than fifty years. (Myra & Shelley, 2005, p. 11) Billy’s lifestyle and the way he leads his company are symbiotic. He was not incompetent or ignorant of technology and the benefits it could bring to his mission. He was invited to speak at the TED Conference (Technology, Information and Design) where he talked about technology, faith and human shortcomings

  • Billy Graham Research Paper

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    To start off, Billy Graham impacted the world because he was an activist for racial equality, which brought together black and white people inside the church. Graham once said, “Christianity is not a white man’s religion and don’t let anybody ever tell you that it’s white or black. Christ belongs to all people; He belongs to the whole world.” As silly as it sounds, that means that God does not reject a person based on skin color, but rather on the person’s heart and relationship with Christ. Imagine

  • Beliefs and Actions of Billy Graham

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    Billy Graham was apart of the civil rights movement in 1952. He was also a preacher at a first Baptist Church. How he did the movement was he would use the word of Christ. He would protest UNASHAMED is how he put it, spreading the word and showing how the world could be a better place with no racialism. He traveled almost all over the United States; he had the King help him with some of his speeches. Mr. King gave him tips and advice on how to preach to the blacks and the whites at

  • Reflections on Old Age with Billy Graham

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    generations. Billy Graham’s book Nearing Home: Life, Faith and Finishing Well sheds light on the various attributes of growing old and about life in general. An important idea he expresses is the influence older adults have on society as well as their ability to leave a spiritual legacy which is far more important than material inheritances. I also believe that older adults are essential to society and that Graham’s opinions are in tune with society and are useful to readers of all ages. Graham also discusses

  • Why Billy Graham Should Be On A Stamp

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    Billy Graham is one of the names heard on TV or in the news a lot! He is a very nice, brave, heroic, daring, loving, inspirational, role model, and just a very Godly man overall! Billy Graham is so inspirational because he has led two hundred fifteen million people in one hundred eighty-five countries to Christ. According to Gallup Poll’s, Billy Graham’s regularly listed as one of the “Ten Most Admired Men in the World.” Billy Graham should be on a stamp because he has led many people to Christ,

  • Biography of Billy Graham and His Accomplishments in His Career

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    Biography of Billy Graham and His Accomplishments in His Career "This is the Hour of Decision with Billy Graham, coming to you from Minneapolis Minnesota" Billy Graham, has preached to more than 210 million people through a live audience, more than anyone else in history. Not only that, but Mr. Graham has reached millions more through live televison, video and film. This has led Billy to be on the "Ten Most Admired Men in the World" from the Gallup Poll since 1955 a total of thirty-nine times

  • Billy Graham's Life and Accomplishments

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    stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” Billy Graham was that person, when he stood up and spoke, people sat still and listened. Billy Graham is one of the greatest evangelists who ever lived and he has impacted millions with a simple message of God’s truth. Billy was born to William and Morrow Graham on November 7, 1918, in Charlotte, North Carolina (“Billy Graham” 1). He was born on a dairy farm, in a little white house (Graham 3). Billy was born into a loving family. His parents were

  • William Franklin Graham Jr.

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    Franklin Graham Jr. was born November 7, 1918 in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is known to be called Billy Graham. His parents are William and Morrow Graham. Graham is the oldest of four children and was raised on a farm. Graham’s parents were Calvinist so from the beginning, Graham was guided on a spiritual path. When Graham was 16 years old he sat in a meeting that evangelist Mordecai Ham speaking. In the meeting, Ham’s preaching of sin got through to Graham. After high school, Graham headed to