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    Billy Graham Hero

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    safety or set an example for many generations to follow through humility, passion, and intelligence. Thus, Billy Graham is my personal hero because he shares his passion for the Gospel and leads many people to faith in Jesus Christ. Further, he is a hero who was made. The son of a flourishing dairy farmer, Billy Graham was born on November 7, 1918 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Graham dedicated his life to Christ after experiencing a religious awakening at a revival meeting led by Mordecai Ham in 1934. After many years of education at Bob Jones College and Florida Bible Institute Graham was “ordained a minister by…

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    Billy Graham

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    One of the greatest revolutions is Technology that can act as a tool to help spread the Gospel. In the video “Billy Graham: Technology, faith, and human shortcomings”, Billy Graham said about the three problems that David saw: human of evil, the problem of human’s suffering, and death. After I watched the video, I thought that even though sometimes, the technology used in the wrong ways, it is definitely improving the quality of our life. Also, if we utilize technology for spreading the Gospel…

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    Billy Graham Technology

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    This paper will deal with my thoughts on how technology has changed our society in the past 10-15 years as it pertains to religion and ethics. It will also share why I agree with Dr. Graham in his assessment that technology in and of itself is not evil. Never had I devoted any thought to technology and how it has affected society until now. After viewing and listening to Dr. Billy Graham’s video, it has gotten me to thinking about what I believe as it pertains to technology and what God’s word…

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    Billy Graham was involved in the Fourth Great Awakening, which mainly took place through the years of 1960 and 1980 (press.uchicago.edu). Some still believe that we are currently living in the Fourth Awakening but, the bulk of the Christian challenging of social norms was solely between those 20 years. Some people have a tough time accepting the ideas of the Fourth Great Awakening as a true “awakening.” This is because the changes and outcomes of the awakening and the actions of the concerning…

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    Bob Jones Case Study

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    The route to ministry for Billy was through college. One of the South’s leading evangelists, Bob Jones, came to Charlotte to speak at a high school to recruit students to attend Bob Jones College in Cleveland, Tennessee. Billy’s parents believed that this was the place for their son (Bruns, 2004). In the fall of 1936, Graham went off to Cleveland to begin his studies. Graham thought that the college was more strict than a prison (Bruns, 2004). For example, a couple could not hold hands and mail…

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    thought of Graham. The Youth for Christ rallies were established to be upbeat, exuberant, and celebrate Christ’s good works. Graham spoke at Chicago’s first Youth for Christ rally on May 24, 1944. Graham was nervous that no one would show up, but it was just the opposite (Wooten, 2001). That night Graham preached to 3,000 people, the largest crowd he had ever faced. During his first year with Youth for Christ, Graham logged two hundred thousand miles of travel. This was a pattern that would…

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    Billy Graham Racism

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    country even now, but especially in the thirties in the deep south. This also happens to be the setting of our novel, To KIll a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. The actual story takes place in Maycomb County, Alabama in a small rural town. A couple main characters in the book are two small children named Jem and Scout who are siblings. The main event in the story is a trial for an African-American man named Tom Robinson who has been accused of raping a white woman by the name of Mayella Ewell. This…

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    Billy Graham said, “My one purpose in life is to help people find a relationship with God, which, I believe comes through knowing Christ.” Since the day Billy received the Lord he hasn’t wasted any time in fulfilling his purpose. He is recognized as the most well-known evangelist of the twentieth century. Billy has shared the Gospel with all sorts of people, from presidents and popes to natives of foreign countries; no one is …

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    William “Billy” Franklin Graham, Jr was born November 7, 1918 close to Charlotte, North Carolina to loving couple William and Morrow Graham. Billy grew up on a dairy farm and was always outside. He attended Wheaton College where he met his future with Ruth Bell. They married in 1943. Billy Graham was the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Western Springs, Illinois for a short time before he began his career as an evangelist. Billy Graham was an influential American in his evangelism,…

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    This book is an autobiography of the reverend, Billy Graham. Billy Graham was born November 7,1918. Spending his childhood years on a dairy farm during the great depression was a humble beginning to his life but one that would change considerably in the next years. During his teenage years he gave his life to God and he decided to go to Florida Bible Institute and he graduated at age 22. He also went to Wheaton College and furthered his education afterwards. After that he married Ruth Bell who…

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