Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. The Power of the Spoken Word Colleen Cooper, development coordinator at the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, talks about the power of God’s Word spoken aloud and how this simple practice can give hope to those who need it. Show More Summary
Before we get to Billy Graham and Elizabeth’s need for guidance, before we talk about how nice it is to watch Elizabeth learn that you can’t ever forgive a Nazi, and before we check in with Edward and Wallis, we need to pause for a moment. We must glory in ... More »
Grandfather says religious conviction is a funny thing. Not ha-ha funny; wondrous funny. It propelled the Sistine Chapel ceiling, the Spanish inquisition, the Knights Templar and Billy Graham’s Crusades … But its expression is uneven. And uncertain. Those who have it yearn to be sure. Agnostics admit they don’t know. Atheists say all the others […]
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence’s ‘Billy Graham Rule.’ Nearly four decades have passed since women began entering the workforce in droves, and men and women are still grappling with how to work alongside one another.Show More Summary
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Forks & Spoons – A Simple Evangelism Strategy John C. Richards, Jr., Managing Director of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, talks about meals as an opportunity to engage people in faith conversations. Show More Summary
Writing at Christianity Today, an executive at the Billy Graham Center rebuked Christians for claiming “fake news” at anything that doesn’t fit their world view when it comes to politics. According to Ed Stetzer, who holds the Billy Graham Distinguished Chair at Wheaton College,...
Sailboats and lists In some of our Billy Graham Center staff meetings, I ask our staff who they’ve been able to share the gospel with that week. After all, we work for an organization that bears the name of a man who made sharing the gospel his whole life’s work. Sometimes I let people volunteer. Show More Summary
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. What Is Your Story? (Part 1) Christina Walker, associate director of academic programs for the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, talks about her father-in-law’s passion for planting churches and evangelism. Show More Summary
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Why was Jesus so effective at reaching messy people? Daniel Yang, Director of the Send Institute at the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, pulls from Luke 15:1-2 to talk about God’s love for lost people. Show More Summary
For the rest, here’s how they’ve interacted with the legendary 99-year-old evangelist. In the fall of 1949, a little-known Baptist preacher launched a series of revival meetings at a “canvas cathedral” at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Hill Street in Los Angeles. The meetings were supposed to last three weeks. Show More Summary
Jesus, rural ministry, and football This past September, I had the chance to attend the first ever Rural Matters Conference at Northplace Church in Sachse, Texas. The conference, sponsored by the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College...Show More Summary
On the evangelist’s 99th birthday, we look at the role desire played in so many decisions for Christ. Deciding for Christ In the fall of 1958, Billy Graham returned to his hometown, Charlotte, North Carolina, for a five-week crusade....Show More Summary
IPM, CACE, and FPE hosted the GC2 Summit on Mass Incarceration On Wednesday, the Institute for Prison Ministries (IPM) of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College hosted the GC2 Summit on Mass Incarceration. This event was co-sponsored...Show More Summary
The contrasts between Billy Graham 60 years ago and Roy Moore today illustrate why evangelicals, despite their political heft, are nervous.
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Episode 36: What Job Can Teach Us About Responding To Suffering Michael Lee, research fellow at the Billy Graham Center, talks about how the gospel intersects with the brokenness of our world. Show More Summary
What does this comment say about the supposed values of evangelical Christians?
Billy Graham Chaplains returned to their headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina to report on their response to the Las Vegas shooting. Jeff Naber was one of 17 members of Graham’s rapid response team dispatched to the shooting site. Show More Summary
Wheaton College Graduate School partners with Every Nation and Propel Women. Among the many ministries housed in the Billy Graham Center is the graduate-level education of students from around the world. Some of the students attend in the traditional way, taking courses according to their individual schedule. Show More Summary
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Episode 35: Don’t Be Overcome By Fear, But Go Forth In Faith Karen Swanson, director of the Institute for Prison Ministries at the Billy Graham Center, talks about overcoming fear when it comes to sharing our faith with others. Show More Summary
Famed evangelist Franklin Graham, son of even more famous evangelist Billy Graham, took to Facebook in the wake of Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas to talk about the hypothetical differences between President Donald Trump and would-be president Hillary Clinton. “What’s the difference...