As the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association is preparing for its nationwide evangelistic campaign called My Hope with Billy Graham, the popular devotional book Hope for Each Day by Billy Graham has been re-released. You can win your own copy!
Yesterday, we shared about the early days of courtship between Billy and Ruth from her perspective. Today, we bring you Billy’s viewpoint on asking her out on that first date.
“It was early fall in 1940 when William Franklin Graham arrived on campus via the Wheaton College Student Trucking Service, run by Johnny Streater…” Read more from Ruth Bell Graham as she shares about her early courtship with Billy Graham.
Billy Graham is no stranger to the city of Chicago. He graduated from Wheaton College, pastored a church, had his first radio program and met George Beverly Shea. He returned to Chicago for two landmark Crusades, once in 1962 and again in 1971. Travel with us to the “Windy City,” as we share more about these monumental events.
While Billy Graham’s enduring devotion to God gave him his boundless drive, he realized the Lord placed individuals in his path to provide crucial support to the ministry. Their loyalty and faithfulness allowed Billy to reach millions of people around the world with the Bible’s message of hope through forgiveness, and share the wonderful gift …