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Crusade City Spotlight: 1955 All Scotland Crusade

Billy Graham’s grandson, Will Graham, was in Peterhead, Scotland, Oct. 5-9, preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ to thousands at his North East Scotland Celebration of Hope.  One year after Billy Graham’s ice-breaking trip to London, he spent six unforgettable weeks in Scotland, sharing the Gospel in person from metropolitan Glasgow to coastal Aberdeen. Since 1953, …
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Crusade City Spotlight: Greater New York City

Ten years ago on June 24-26, Billy Graham stood in front of thousands to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ at a public Crusade for the last time (although, he would preach alongside son Franklin Graham at the 2006 Celebration of Hope in New Orleans and in Metro Maryland Festival in Baltimore, and shared a …
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Crusade City Spotlight – Pittsburgh, PA

Roots of Revival in the Steel City Western Pennsylvania is rich in history. Settled by immigrants from across Europe, the landscape is dotted by churches that reflect the diverse heritage. Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains is Pittsburgh, Penn. Known as The Golden Triangle, The City of Champions and The Steel City; Pittsburgh …
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Crusade City Spotlight: Phoenix, Ariz.

With an estimated population exceeding 1.5 million, Phoenix is the 6th largest city in the United States. Billy Graham visited the Grand Canyon state on multiple occasions. Travel with us to the Valley of the Sun as we take a look those historic Phoenix Crusades
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Crusade City Spotlight: Chicago

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.
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Crusade City Spotlight: New York, NY

Billy Graham, prior to his monumental Crusade in New York City in 1957, said that “no other city in America – perhaps in the world – presented as great a challenge to evangelism.” But, at the same time, the team recognized the tremendous opportunity to reaching that city with the Gospel. Take a look with us now as we shine the “Crusade City Spotlight” on the Big Apple.
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Crusade City Spotlight: Tampa

Billy Graham has strong ties and connections to Tampa, the site of the Republican National Convention, which starts this week. You could say that Billy Graham’s ministry began in Tampa.
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Crusade City Spotlight: London

Viewers around the world are tuned into the Olympics in London. In the United States, despite a five-hour delay and constant spoilers on news sites and Twitter, many of us are still staying up way past our bedtimes to watch the events transpire. As people around the world watch the happenings in London, it’s a great time to shine our “Crusade City Spotlight” on this world capital.
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Crusade City Spotlight: Charlotte, NC

In this new feature on the blog, we’ll take a city where multiple Billy Graham Crusades were held, and we’ll tell you a little more about those events. We may as well start with Billy Graham’s hometown and the home of The Billy Graham Library – Charlotte, N.C.
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