Kelly Klemmensen

News from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association ― July 2019

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains respond to mass shootings Teams of crisis-trained chaplains with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) deployed to El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, following a pair of shootings the first weekend in August. News reports say 22 people have died and dozens were injured in El Paso. In …

News from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association ― June 2019

Decision America Tour returning to North Carolina this fall Franklin Graham’s ongoing Decision America Tour will roll across his home state of North Carolina this fall. From October 1–13, the Decision America Tar Heel State Tour will make eight stops: Fayetteville, Greenville, Wilmington, Raleigh, Greensboro, Hickory, Charlotte and Asheville. “The work of BGEA has deep …

News from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association ― May 2019

Franklin Graham calls America to pray for the president Franklin Graham and more than 300 Christian leaders set aside Saturday, June 2 as a special day of prayer for the President. “This is a critical time for America,” Graham said. “We believe our nation is at a crossroads, at a dangerous precipice. The only one …

News from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association ― April 2019

Franklin Graham concludes festival in Cúcuta, launches Decision America Northeast Tour Evangelist Franklin Graham and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) – alongside more than 450 local churches – proclaimed the Gospel message of God’s love in Cúcuta, Columbia, on Easter weekend. A total of 116,500 attended the Festival de Esperanza (Festival of Hope), including …

The Light FM listeners donate more than $313,000 to area pregnancy centers

Asheville, N.C., May 10, 2019 – Listeners of the radio station The Light FM donated enough money on May 9 to provide 1,790 women with ultrasounds and faith-based support through the station’s “Heartbeat of Hope” campaign. Three days before Mother’s Day, the station partnered with seven area pregnancy centers to bring awareness to their services …

News from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association ― March 2019

Crisis-trained chaplains minister to those hurting in the U.S. and abroad The Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) is in northeast Nebraska after historic flooding damaged hundreds of homes, swamped roadways and killed at least three people.  In addition to heavy rain, the rising water was the result of snow melting and overflowing into rivers after the …