If you did not already hear the news, today Rev. Billy Graham was promoted to his eternal home in Heaven to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Rev. Graham was 99 years old and “some 77 million saw him preach in person while nearly 215 million more watched his crusades on television or through satellite link-ups, a Graham spokeswoman said.”¹
Rev. Graham helped bring religion into the television age. He first put together a television show, which was eventually syndicated, in 1951 and began live broadcasts of his revival meetings in 1957 from New York’s Madison Square Garden.²
He will be remembered as possibly the greatest evangelist of the 20th Century and there are few people who do not know his name and that he preached the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
He is also famously known for never meeting alone with a woman other than his late wife, Ruth. This is something that he was mocked for many times but now isn’t it interesting how that policy kept him from any hint of scandal in this day and age of the #MeToo movement.
But my question to you is how do you want to be remembered? Continue reading “How Do You Want To Be Remembered?”