40 memorable lines from the mighty man of God Billy Graham as he heads to meet his maker at age 99
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Rev. Billy Graham passed away at the age of 99 on February 21, 2018.
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Billy Graham preached the message of Christ’s freedom and forgiveness around the world, reaching over 200 million people in more than 185 countries. He lead hundreds of thousands of people to pray to receive Jesus Christ into their lives as Lord and Savior. His integrity and wisdom opened doors to offer spiritual support and guidance for United States presidents from Eisenhower to Bush. He was a friend to celebrities, politicians, athletes, and leaders, such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Bono, Muhammad Ali, Johnny Cash, Larry King, and WWII hero and Olympian Louis Zamperini.
Billy Graham was named by Americans as “One of the Ten Most Admired Men in the World,” a record-breaking 59 times with the Gallup poll. He was known through the years as not only a world renowned evangelist, but as a kind, non-judgmental, accepting, and humorous soul.
His message is timeless, powerful, and relevant for today. The phrase, “the Bible says,” resounds throughout his sermons, and the truth he preached for years still transcends all barriers of denominational differences, age, nationality, and culture. It has stood the test of time and generations, pointing millions to Christ.
The Reverend Billy Graham preached God’s Word with conviction and passion for over 60 years. Here are just a few of his words of wisdom.
40 Powerful Quotes by Billy Graham:
1. On Heaven:
“My home is in Heaven. I’m just traveling through this world.”
2. On Jesus:
“The only hope for enduring peace is Jesus Christ.”
3. On God’s Will and Purpose for Us:
“The will of God will not take us where the grace of God cannot sustain us.”
4. On How to Live with Eyes Fixed on Eternity:
“When wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when health is lost, something is lost; when character is lost, all is lost.”
5. On Loving God and Loving Others Well:
“It is the Holy Spirit’s job to convict, God’s job to judge and my job to love.”
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