Grammy Winner George Beverly Shea

As people across the nation (and even around the world) tune into the Grammy Awards, we are reminiscing on the tremendous honor bestowed on one of our own two years ago.

 

George Beverly Shea at 104

George Beverly Shea turns 104 on Friday, Feb. 1! Please join us in wishing him a happy birthday. The Billy Graham Library will host an exhibit in tribute to him from Feb. 1 to March 31.

 

Celebrating New Birth

As we wrap another year of Christmas at the Library, we are thanking God. Of those who visited during Christmas, more than 100 gave their lives to Christ! And, as it turns out, there were other new births at the Library this Christmas…

 

Christmas at the Library Fun Facts

Now that the Christmas season is in full swing, we thought it would be a good time to share some interesting facts you might not know about Christmas at the Library.

 

Christmas at The Library – It’s Finally Here!

Each year when Christmas at the Library ends, we begin preparing for the following year. So, to say we have been looking forward to this day for a long time is an understatement. As you look forward to celebrating this special time of year and perhaps joining us one evening at Christmas at the Library, here are a few things to help you prepare. These are especially handy tips for our friends who will join us for the first time.

 

2012 Ladies Tea and Tour

At this annual event, ladies gathered together for an inspiring message by Kendra Graham on the faithfulness of God, our shepherd.

 

Christmas at The Library Preview

It’s almost here! Christmas at The Library begins on Dec. 1 and runs through Dec. 22. A number of things many of you have enjoyed in previous years will be available again this year, but there are some new things as well.

 

Don’t Miss a ‘Tremendous Blessing’

For Rosemary Moore, playing Mary in Christmas at the Library’s live nativity is tradition. As part of the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team, she and several co-workers use the volunteer opportunity for team building. It’s also a fun, unique way to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. Rosemary’s favorite part is seeing children’s faces as they peek over the wood fence to spot baby Jesus or pet the animals.

 

Bikers with Boxes: October 20

This charity ride to the Billy Graham Library will take place on Saturday, October 20. Ride alone, with your club, or meet up with one of the groups around the region who are riding together. Last year, big-hearted bikers brought more than 1,000 shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child.