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Behind the Library – Children and Youth

It’s been a few months since we’ve taken you inside the ministry of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association to see what else is going on. After this past Saturday’s Sharing God’s Love event (see pictures on our Facebook page) hosted by our Children’s & Youth Evangelism Training staff, there’s no better time than now to …

 

From the bookshelf of Billy Graham

Annual digests of “The Christian” – a weekly magazine in Great Britain that was founded in 1859 and later purchased by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in 1962 – are part of the 12,000 volume personal collection of Billy Graham housed in the Library.

 

This Date in History – the 75th Anniversary of Television

Billy Graham has always been committed to proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ by every effective means. The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), formed in 1950, began using television as early as 1951., while the medium was still in its infancy.

 

Staff Picks – College Care Pack

Ruth Graham once wrote, “Dear Journal, Never let a single day pass without saying an encouraging word to each child . . . ‘More people fail for lack of encouragement,’ someone wrote, ‘than for any other reason.”

 

The BGEA Today

After several successful city-wide evangelistic Campaigns in the late 1940s, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association was incorporated in September 1950. Today, more than 60 years later, Billy Graham, Franklin Graham and Will Graham have held outreach events around the world. The association also continues to uphold its original mission, “proclaiming the Gospel of the Lord …

 

The BGEA Today

After several successful city-wide evangelistic Campaigns in the late 1940s, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association was incorporated in September 1950. Today, more than 60 years later, Billy Graham, Franklin Graham and Will Graham have held outreach events around the world. The association also continues to uphold its original mission, “proclaiming the Gospel of the Lord …

 

In His Own Words – Being a Father

God’s ideal for the home is to have both the father and the mother available to their children throughout their growing years. But sometimes separation can’t be avoided. Over the years, the BGEA and the Team became my second family without me realizing it. Ruth says those of us who were off traveling missed the …

 

Summer is here!

Summer is here! Relaxing might mean something different for everyone in your family. We have something in store for everyone this summer at the Billy Graham Library. Ruth’s Attic Bookstore has lots of treasures for mom – from books and Bibles, to apparel and jewelry. Bring your girlfriends for a morning trip and reflect in …