members, click to sign in..

4,634 active users!!Bandwidth
WEDNESDAY
MAR 4, 2015
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -14 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

 
RELIGION, CURRENT EVENTS, TECHNOLOGY Subscribe to the breaking newsWhat is RSS?
FRONT PAGE  |  3/4/2015
FRIDAY, JUN 17, 2005  |  60 comments
Graham Says NYC Revival Probably His Last


Rev. Billy Graham speaks to reporters during an interview in a hotel in Uniondale, N.Y., Tuesday, June 14, 2005. Now 86 and in frail health, Graham is all but certain that his revival meeting in New York City next week will be the last he ever leads in th

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - The Rev. Billy Graham's baritone, which has beckoned millions to follow Jesus Christ, is softer and huskier. He moves about with a walker and struggles with various ailments.

But after six decades of traveling the world to preach the Gospel, the 86-year-old evangelist is ready for at least one more revival meeting, in New York City next week. The event was moved from Madison Square Garden out to Flushing Meadows Corona Park to accommodate expected big turnouts.

Graham seems all but certain that it will be his last mass event in the United States and probably the last anywhere.

"In my mind, it is," he said during an Associated Press interview at a Long Island hotel where he's resting up for the event. "I wouldn't like to say 'never,'" the amiable evangelist added with a chuckle. "Never is a bad word." ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
news.yahoo.com

  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  A Wideness in God's Mercy? • Pastor John MacArthur | 2/28/2010

   01/13/15  |  Graham: America's ‘Culture of Death’ Stems From a 'Sinful,... • 134 comments
   01/01/15  |  Americans Rank Billy Graham Among World's 'Most Admired' Men for... • 32 comments
   12/10/14  |  Billy Graham, Louis Zamperini and the two nights in 1949 that... • 444 comments
   12/05/14  |  Franklin Graham: America Is Waging 'War on Christmas' and 'War... • 321 comments
   11/22/14  |  Billy Graham Is Still Alive • 36 comments
MORE RELATED ( BILLY GRAHAM ) NEWS | MORE..
   03/03/15  |  Franklin Graham: New Obama danger for Christians • 23 comments
   03/03/15  |  Vatican Confirms ISIS' Threat on Pope Francis' Life • 7 comments
   03/02/15  |  ISIS Threatens to Kill Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey
   03/01/15  |  Erskine College scrutinized for 'biblical' stance on... • 3 comments
   02/28/15  |  ISIS Has Begun Executing Captured Christians • 10 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   02/15/15  |  SermonAudio Partners with RFC for the 2015 Family Conference at... • 4 comments
   01/01/15  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 10 comments
   12/01/14  |  From Tyndale to Today: A New Study Bible • 34 comments
   06/02/14  |  A Letter to SermonAudio From a Missionary to Haiti • 10 comments
   02/07/14  |  Bringing the Gospel of John to Every Home in Austin, TX • 37 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   03/04/15  |  Why Should You Care about the Inerrancy Summit?
   03/04/15  |  Alabama high court orders halt to same-sex marriage licenses • 1 comments
   03/04/15  |  Protests, Prayers Highlight Muslim Day • 1 comments
   03/04/15  |  Bubonic plague-carrying fleas found on New York City rats • 2 comments
   03/04/15  |  Gov. Scott Walker on discerning God’s will • 9 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..

COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
Page 1 | Page 2 ·  Found: 60 user comment(s)
News Item6/20/05 11:49 AM
Paul | South Carolina  
JD, You say you have studied it but if you truly understood covenant theology then you would know why my practice lines up with it.

What do you mean exactly when you say, "However, they are fundamentalist Calvinists and not necassarily fundamentalist Christians, IMO."? Are you saying that people that hold a Calvinist position are in fact not Christians at all?

40

News Item6/20/05 10:50 AM
JD  
Mike, there may be! However, they are fundamentalist Calvinists and not necassarily fundamentalist Christians, IMO.

I am not trying to antagonize you, but having studied your theology, that is the conclusion I have come to. I have not seen any subject yet that you are right about.

You are perfectly free to say the same thing about me and my position and I will not be offended!

39

News Item6/20/05 10:45 AM
JD  
Paul,

I am sure your practice disagrees with your theology unless you are practicing temple worship and offering sacrifices!

You might admit you are a dispensationalist to some degree!

38

News Item6/19/05 11:56 PM
Mike | mex  
Fortunately JD, there are a whole lot of other Calvinistic Fundamentalists that I know. A WHOLE BUCNH. Sorry to burst your bubble.
37

News Item6/19/05 10:36 PM
Paul | South Carolina  
JD, yes, I'm a fundamentalist, and am not ashamed to say so. Again, I reject the idea that one has to be dispensational to be a fundamentalist. I initially thought you were asking if I were ashamed of being labeled a Calvinist. Sorry about that.
36

News Item6/19/05 10:25 PM
JD  
Paul,

Mike is the only Calvinists that I know of who has claimed to be a fundamentalist!

You did not answer the question. Are you a fundamentalist?

35

News Item6/19/05 8:19 PM
mike | mex  
JD,
If you study the history of fundamentalism, I'm sure you would find out that many, if not most, of those who sought to take a stand against modernism and apostasy were Calvinists.
The problem is that in most churches today, not just fundamental ones, there is so much man centeredness instead of God-centeredness. That's where Arminianism comes from--it's all man centered.
34

News Item6/19/05 4:35 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
Mike from Mexico, thanks for your comments. The issue probably have guessed that IHCC is Dispensational, Premillennal, Calvinistic, Anabaptist Church. I respect the Covenant churches striving for accuracy in the Scripture. Most Anabaptists believe in this striving also. However, it does lead to some vigorous theological artillery duals between the two groups. This is because both groups believe in getting the Word of God as accurately interpreted as it can be, on this side of heaven.

To see something of the Dispensational side of theology, you can also look at:

http://www.ihcc.org/images/booklets/pdf/L127.pdf

By the way, we don't think one is immediately condemned to hell for not being dispensational! ;-)

33

News Item6/19/05 2:22 PM
Paul | South Carolina  
JD, you are obviously in the camp that believes that one cannot be a fundamentalist without being a dispensationalist also. I have never understood that position, because although you have every right to believe it I don't think it can be supported historically.

I'm certainly not ashamed to label myself a Calvinist. You can also label me "Reformed" or one who believes in "Covenant Theology" if you like. If that makes me a "threat" then I'll carry that label too.

Mike, IMHO = In My Humble Opinion

32

News Item6/19/05 9:10 AM
Mike | mex  
JD,
IMHO meaning what? I'm not familiar with that abbreviation. Thanks.
31

News Item6/18/05 11:44 PM
JD  
Mike, a contradiction in terms, IMHO.
30

News Item6/18/05 11:43 PM
JD  
Paul, reading back, I guess I did not make my point very well. Yurich said "....all that University does is preach hatred for anybody that does not agree with them."

His statement surely could not be true if someone who does not agree with them can teach in their school such as Barrett and others can preach regularly in their conferences such as Paisley and Cairns. How is that hate?

I was attempting to defend the university against a false charge!

Sorry if I wasn't clear! I should have noted that Paisley and Cairns were Calvinists.

29

News Item6/18/05 11:33 PM
Mike | mex  
I am a Calvinist fundamentalist JD. I wear the tag proudly too. (Not that I'm proud.) :-)
28

News Item6/18/05 10:55 PM
JD  
Yes, Paul, I am very aware of their Calvinism. However Calvinism is not the official theological position of BJU but they obviously do not consider it a threat, as I do, it being one of the reasons I separated from them a long time ago.

Calvinists (At least the Free Presbyterians) were well represented there in the World Congress of Fundamentalists. Most Calvinists on this forum don't like to be associated with the term. What about you?

27

News Item6/18/05 10:23 PM
Paul | South Carolina  
JD, are you not aware that Dr. Paisley and both Dr. Cairns are Calvinists? It sounds like from your previous statements that you do not, although you seem to approve of their preaching. To clarify also, Dr. Barrett taught for many years at BJU but is now president of Geneva Reformed Seminary here in Greenville.
26

News Item6/18/05 10:18 PM
Mike | mex  
Jim,
just for some balance to JD's wrong view, just looking at the first three pages of the booklet, it is excellent.
25

News Item6/18/05 10:00 PM
JD  
http://www.ihcc.org/images/booklets/pdf/L200.pdf

Same ole non-sense!

24

News Item6/18/05 8:08 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
Say, that sound like a positive for Bob Jones University for realizing the importance of Calvinism.

http://www.ihcc.org/images/booklets/pdf/L200.pdf

John, it's not where people agree on characteristics make a Christian, but where they disagree with God on what makes a Christian -- and the Roman church has it completely wrong. Soon, you will restrict your definition of what makes a Christian so much that Mormons said Jehovah Witnesses can be considered Christians!

http://www.johnankerberg.org/Articles/_PDFArchives/roman-catholicism/RC2W1299.pdf

Billy Graham may be much like Balaam. He may be serving God with the Christian purpose, imperfectly, but not doing himself any good. The more public recognition a person called a Christian during his lifetime, the less likely that he is a Christian. Billy's desire to hang out with world leaders should even put doubt in his mind for a stand with God.

23

News Item6/18/05 7:20 PM
JD  
John Yurich,

You said,

"The reason that Bob Jones University does not have Graham's portrait among America's Greatest Evangelists is because all that University does is preach hatred for anybody that does not agree with them."

There are several areas one could disagree with BJU and I certainly have some. One of the disappointments I have had is their acceptance of the perverted manuscripts. Another is that they have professors whose theology position is Calvinism (Search Dr. Michael Barrett Sermonaudio)

However, in the past I have been on their campus many times and have heard several of them preach. I met Ian Paisley there and have heard him preach there a number of times as well as Cairns who seems to be a favorite on this site. I have to say I have never heard them preach 'hate' in the way I think you mean it. Not even the Calvinists! They have preached they hate the devil and false Popish religion (They did this during the World Congress of Fundamentalism that I attended a few years ago), but never hate for people.

However, it has been a few years since I have been around them and your information might be more up to date than mine.

Where did you get yours, BTW?

22

News Item6/18/05 6:50 PM
Yamil Luciano | Las. Vegas NV  
I did not know 33k was so in love with Billy Graham.

More Power to her.

As for me:

I still think the picture is ugly. And I still think that he is a demon. Well you know, doing the service of Satan. I guess you have to know the story of his life to make such a judgment.

21
There are a total of 60 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Page 1 | Jump to Page : 1 [2] 3 | last
Last PostTotal
Bakery That Refused to Make Cake for Gay Man's Wedding Closes
lit up from sa: "we should be well aware of tactics used by gays to support the..."
-11 min 
Using Facebook Can Lead to Envy, Serious Depression?
jessica dawson from canada: " dorcas hi sister, was glad to see your post. have..."
-37 min 37 
Obama to ban bullets by executive action
story made national media: " officer elmer ready? this was a real event. no..."
-1 hrs 22 


Richard Warmack
The Law That Liberates

Various subjects
Sunday Service
Grace Baptist Church
Play! | MP4 | RSS


Hourly:
Truth for Youth
Dr. Ken Elliott
Bethany Free Presbyterian
Staff Picks..

Jon Couch
Through His Blood

This Day Ministries
Radio Broadcast
Play! | MP3

Bob Vincent
President Obama on Islam

We Do not Preach Ourselves
Grace Presbyterian Church
Play! | MP3

Sermon:
For Such A Time As This
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 2,800+

SPONSOR





                   
Take heed of drowsiness in hearing. ... Thomas Watson

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials New!
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2015 SermonAudio.com.