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Do Digital Decisions Disciple?

Online evangelists report the equivalent success of one Billy Graham crusade per day. Three years ago, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) shifted its focus to online evangelism. It laid off about 50 people—10 percent of its staff—and “redeployed resources to focus on areas of greater impact.” The change seems to be paying off. Show More Summary

Franklin Graham: America’s Morality is Crumbling Thanks to Obama’s Abortion Extremism

Reverend Franklin Graham, son of world-renown Christian evangelist Billy Graham, recently took to Facebook to defend New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s controversial comments concerning his opinion about President Obama. On Facebook he wrote, “Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has taken a lot of heat from the media for his remark that he’s not sure […]

Franklin Graham, David Benham Warn Charlotte's Transgender Bathroom Rights Proposal Would Open Door to Sex Predators, Limit Religious Freedom

As the hometown of world-renowned Evangelist Billy Graham, Charlotte N.C., prepares to vote on whether to allow transgenders the right to use the public restrooms that are designated for the opposite sex, his son, Franklin Graham, is questioning the judgement of the city council for even considering such a proposal.

So Far to Go

When my friend John Collins, who is one of our pastors at Harvest Christian Fellowship, met Billy Graham for the first time, he thanked him for his faithfulness to the Lord.

'Unbroken' Available on DVD Next Month With Bonus Disc 'Legacy of Faith' Featuring Louie Zamperini, Billy Graham and More

Angelina Jolie's hit film "Unbroken" will be available on DVD on March 24 in a release that will include a bonus disc revealing even more about the story of Louie Zamperini.

Billy Graham's Hometown Considers Transgender Bathroom Rights; Opponents Claim It Would Put 'Women and Children In Danger'

Lawmakers in the city of Charlotte, N.C., the hometown of world-renowned evangelist Rev. Billy Graham, are weighing whether to expand the city's non-discrimination ordinance to include legal rights for transgenders to use public restrooms designated for the opposite sex.

Those daggum 'earthly courts' and their opinions about civil marriage policy

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Billy Graham's son, who is infinitely more of an anti-gay activist than his father ever was, is all kinds of mad about that the United States Supreme Court did not defer to some sort of unseen Jesus Court (is that...

Billy Graham, Evangelical Patriarch

Ten ways the evangelist remade the movement and reshaped American Protestantism. On Friday, we reviewed Grant Wacker's new book, America's Pastor, and asked, "Is Billy Graham an Evangelical?" Today we're running an excerpt from thatShow More Summary

63rd Annual National Prayer Breakfast … let us prey

There was a time when the 63-year-old National Prayer Breakfast was a rather mundane affair. It rarely made news. Speakers — evangelist Billy Graham spoke at most of the early

What Celebrities Teach Us About Christianity, And a Few Ways to Unlearn It

You've probably heard of a couple of these spiritual giants: Athanasius, Martin Luther, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Billy Graham, and others. But are you familiar with the newest "theologians" our culture has to offer? You know, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber…and just about anyone else with a zip code of 90210.

Rev. Franklin Graham Responds to Obama’s Comments About Christianity in An Epic Facebook Post

Among those outraged at the President’s comments about Christianity made in flagrant bad taste is the son of evangelist Billy Graham. Rev. Franklin Graham took to Facebook Thursday to rebut

Who are the most admired men in America today?

In order: 1. Barack Obama 2. Pope Francis 3. Bill Clinton 4. Rev. Billy Graham 5. George W. Bush 6. Ben Carson 7. Stephen Hawking 8. Bill Gates 9. Bill O’Reilly 10. Benjamin Netanyahu 11. Vladimir Putin The source is here.  If I understand the ranking system properly, #6-11 are basically tied. Given who is […]

Is Billy Graham an Evangelical?

Grant Wacker’s comprehensive portrait displays the tension between “America’s pastor” and “evangelicalism’s architect.” Writing about Grant Wacker’s America’s Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation as a managing editor of Christianity Today is at once a daunting and complicated task. Show More Summary

Franklin Graham Says US Is Controlled by Secularists Who 'Deny Jesus Ever Existed'

Leading evangelist Franklin Graham says that while his father, world-renowned evangelist Billy Graham, rarely addressed issues concerning secular society, he's doing so because unlike when his father grew up, the U.S. is controlled by secularists who want to "deny that Jesus ever existed."

Does Jesus Belong in the Culture Wars?

One month ago, headlines proclaimed, "Grandson of Billy Graham: The Pulpit is No Place to Speak on Social Issues."

The Christian's Life Purpose

Years ago during a visit with Billy and Ruth Graham, I noticed while we were outside that their dog was continuously going around in circles.

Bobby Jindal at National Prayer Rally: Billy Graham Inspired Me to Convert to Christianity; America Needs a Spiritual Revival, Not Just a Good Political Leader

Louisiana Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Bobby Jindal shared with thousands of people at his national prayer rally Sunday how he converted from Hinduism to Catholicism, and urged prayers for America's spiritual revival as well as President Obama and his family.

Franklin Graham on the US: 'All These Religions Are Getting Front Row and Christians Are Being Pushed to Back of the Room'

The Rev. Franklin Graham, head of Samaritan's Purse and son of renowned evangelist Billy Graham, feels that other religions are being brought to the forefront in the U.S. while Christianity is being pushed back.

A Third Generation Duke Alumnus' Response to Franklin Graham

Last week Franklin Graham the evangelical heir to Billy Graham gained a lot of attention by criticizing Duke University for its announcement to call the adhan from the Chapel for Friday Muslim prayers. Unfortunately Graham has little...Show More Summary

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