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You’ve come to the right place. In our Media Center, you’ll find monthly updates of significant events along with recent press releases about the outstanding ministries and speakers we serve. And occasionally something about ourselves as well.

"Beloved Gospel Singer" George Beverly Shea to Celebrate 100th Birthday On February 1 - Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Billy Graham Crusade Soloist to be Honored at Private Gathering at the Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove, Asheville, N.C.

CHARLOTTE, N.C., January 30, 2009 -- For decades he was a fixture on the Billy Graham Crusade stage and on televisions in living rooms around the country. Now, George Beverly Shea, the award-winning baritone who is often described as “America’s Beloved Gospel Singer,” will reach a new milestone in his storied life – the century mark.

Shea will celebrate his 100th birthday on Sunday, February 1. One day later, he will be the guest of honor during a ...

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Joining Winston Churchill and Audrey Hepburn Don and Deyon Stephens of Mercy Ships® Receives Prestigious Award - Mercy Ships®

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2009

With a glittering ceremony in London on May 6, 2009, Don and Deyon Stephens, founders of the world's largest hospital ship charity, were honored with the Humanitarian of the Year award from the Variety Club.

Following this passion to help the world's poorest of the poor for over 30 years, Don Stephens commitment was evidenced by his comments when receiving this honor.

"In challenging economic times which affect us all, the worlds poorest suffer even more... Medical care, both primary and surgical, are scarce commodities and when they do exist are often far beyond the financial reach of ...

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Speaker and Pastor Max Lucado Speaks to 160,000+ in Honduras - UpWords®

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2009

SAN ANTONIO, April 29, 2009 — Best-selling author and pastor Max Lucado participated in a multi-day evangelistic campaign in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, sponsored by Mike Silva International. Lucado spoke twice to the main session, with more than 110,000 in attendance, as well twice to a pastors/leaders conference at the La Cosecha Church and once to a businessmen’s group. Mike Silva International estimates more than 160,000 people attended the festival in two days.

Lucado spoke mostly from his most recent best-selling book, 3:16-The Numbers of Hope (Thomas Nelson, September 2007), and his upcoming book, Fearless: Imagine ...

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