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I met Him on the internet

Rachel is one of thousands of people in the UK who have had a liberating meeting with Jesus through internet evangelism. In October Rachel signed up to the online Know Jesus course with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA). She began a conversation with Maria, her Discipleship Coach, and immediately asked: “Please help me to …

How they brought the Good News from Peterhead to Camborne

In October, in the town of Camborne in Cornwall, a lady from Fore Street Chapel was handing out leaflets in the town square. They were advertising an opportunity to hear Will Graham, who would be preaching at a celebration in Peterhead, Scotland. There is a strong religious tradition in Cornwall, particularly among non-conformists. It was …

A new birth for Bobby

An eleven-year-old girl called Bobby was among those who found new life in Christ during the recent Will Graham Celebration in Peterhead. She was one of 23 people baptised by Pastor Stuart Watt from Mintlaw Community Church following the event. “That celebration was a massive part of what happened,” said Stuart. The village of Mintlaw …

Franklin Graham Festival draws 170,000 in Myanmar

Myanmar churches are praising God for the tremendous response to the Yangon Love Joy Peace Festival with Franklin Graham. More than 170,000 people attended the 3-day event, with over 7,600 indicating decisions for Christ. As the festival drew to a close, Christians marvelled at the way God has answered prayer. Christians in Myanmar have long …

Ross and the ripples

One hundred and twenty people recently came to a preview of the film ‘The Worth of a Soul’ at the Elim church in Livingston, Scotland. “It was spectacular,” recalls the pastor, John Henson. “There were so many visitors, and they stayed for ages.” What made the night so special was the presence of Ross McIntyre, …

Sharing hope in Shipley

Anne Hyams from Bexhill-on-Sea is someone who has learned over a lifetime how to share hope in crisis. She is now 68, and describes herself as “fit and well, apart from some minor mechanical problems”. Anne trained as a doctor and served for many years among the Zulus in a rural part of South Africa, …

Hope comes to Peterhead

Watch this moving three-minute film of Will Graham sharing new life in Christ and bringing hope to a Scottish fishing town Want to read Billy’s daily devotions every day? Download the BGEA Mobile App Silent witness to God’s loveOctober 2016 Newsletter

Silent witness to God’s love

“I’m nearly sixty, and I walk with a frame; but God really used me,” said Sue. In July 2016 Sue Davis deployed as a member of the Rapid Response Team, following the Bastille Day terrorist attack in Nice which left 84 people dead. Sue’s normal work is as a Fieldwork Tutor at Moorlands Bible College, …

Cracking the unity code

Christian unity sometimes seems like one of the great enigmas of our time. So it is beautiful that the code has been cracked at Bletchley. During the Second World War Bletchley was the most secret location in the United Kingdom – so secret that even the staff at Bletchley did not know where they were. In …

Answering God’s Call: A Lifetime of Adventure

The Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina, recently held a breakfast for church administrative assistants. The free event featured the Library’s Journey of Faith tour as well as a Q&A with Stephanie Wills, Billy Graham’s longtime secretary. Wills was reluctant to be in the spotlight but eventually agreed to share her story. She has devoted her life to helping …

Standing with Munich

Following the shopping mall shooting in Munich in June 2016, Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains brought a “ministry of presence” to the local community as the shock wore off and the grieving process set in. Watch how chaplains bring comfort to Joseph, who was present when the shootings took place and was still experiencing …