Billy Graham | – Can You Run Away From God? | Billy Graham Classics

You can either run away from God or run toward Him. It’s your choice. Listen to Billy Graham explain in this 1981 sermon from Calgary, Canada. Watch more #MondayNightClassics every Monday at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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  1. Please join me in prayer for all those affected children animals property by earthquakes in Haiti dire situation in Afghanistan fires in California Oregon Utah Idaho Wyoming Alaska Montana Colorado Minnesota Washington Arizona new mexico Nevada Canada Greece turkey Italy India Jerusalem snowstorm in Africa earthquakes flooding in USA and all around the world they desperately need your prayers please pray for them God bless you all

  2. Matthew 12:40
    "For as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of a huge fish, so the Son of Man( Jesus) will be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth."( NIV)

  3. The Purpose;

    As we walk this journey in faith we grow weary of what we are transformed from that old self into the new by the chastised hand of God as even our own flesh cries out. A metamorphosis as if pupa too butterfly this transformation alters permanently and the old shell is cast off and left behind.
    We witness the mockery and scoffing ensues just as prophecy itself stated so shall it ever be. Jesus (Yeshua)-(Emmanuel) Christ clearly prays for each of us called to endure a great journey and to hold on, steadfast upon this narrow pathway. Our eyes wide opened and our mouths full agape shouting out what is learned in darkness whether they will hear or forebear what that truth shouted is we’ve done as directed. Standing upon faith not only of prophecy but of the very workings of His workmanship we can witness the blessings and curse well at hand. Still we are quickened, wooed and drawn to more and greater knowledge. Not one single person within those scriptures could pass a federal background check of today yet they too were the first choice, hand picked select too hear, learn, and know the truth that the parable speak language once contorted and hid from those others. Just as Billy Graham was called that same spirit within him, and David, Paul, Peter, and John is calling upon you and I. That exact same spirit dwells within and nurtures within.

    Many pray today for a return to normalcy of yesteryear yet the prayers of one who believes is for those to come to the new narrow path because what once was can no longer be the too and fro shaking has begun, the reeling back and forth shakes where only those who stand upon the rock feet firmly planted will stand. It is not I who shouts from darkness but the allegorical spirit or the word, it is not I who seeks for others to listen but for those who were His before the foundation of this earth was poured yet strayed by flesh from the truth drunken on selfish freewill. You either fast from what you once consumed and are nourished fresh by thy daily bread of Yeshua Christ on bent knees or your prayers will be answered according to your own idols. It is I who answers that call, a calling of my own name to a specific voice blessed to hear… there certainly is a reason I hear, and that you hear not by flesh but by spirit. It is the spirit that forms the conduit between God, Jesus, The Holy Spirit and His own people.
    Un-cup those ears and listen… just listen and more is said in that same hour than your imagination could possibly get it wrong. Be still and listen… and His own edification will behold the Glory… Don’t bother trying to maintain that old self with a religious experience, you are born again new and fresh. Don’t visit that old man self, but learn to walk again on this new narrow treacherous pathway. You’ll stumble especially when you bring along baggage full of stubborn selfishness that you once toted long ago. Stop sipping from that cup of doubt and enjoy the milk of the word, let it strengthen your new bones and marrow soon you’ll cut your teeth of the meat of the word held in reserve only for the mature who can stomach it. For then your blessed strength in the Lord and “Ye shall be made strong and do exploits.”

    1 Corinthians 1:26-31
    26.) For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:
    27.) But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty;
    28.) And base things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are:
    29.) That no flesh should glory in his presence.
    30.) But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:
    31.) That, according as it is written, He that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.

  4. "Do you know for sure that you're going to heaven?"

    No, i dont think i will go to heaven, my sins, i don't think god can't forgive me. God gave me life, but i don't think i deserve to be alive. I feel that i betrayed god and jesus. It's like the devil took my body and i can't break out of it. My path i'm taking right now is not with god and jesus. I wish that i could meet him and apologize for my sins. I want to restore my evil heart, but i cant.

  5. I have been seeing Billy Grahams Crusade Films in ‘60s , 70’s in a small Orphanage in Southern Philippines,,,
    I have met Mr/ Mrs Charles Barrows The parents of Ciiff Barrows and the gang,, he’s the one leading the Choir,,,
    I will never forget these wonderful people,,,

  6. Let the will of God be your will also: “Always treat others as you like them to treat you.” And “Love your neighbour as yourself.” That is the Law and the Prophets.

    Never worship and pray in the way of religions; not even in the way of the pope nor Christianity, because religions are all led by the many false prophets of who Jesus already warned us to beware of, almost 2,000 years ago. They all make up their own false laws and prayers. When he alone (in the name of Immanuel) is the Son of man and the true Prophet who was sent by the Lord God to be always our one Teacher…

    These are the words of the Lord God:
    “I will raise up for them a prophet like you [Moses] from among their fellow Israelites, and I will put my words in his mouth.” – (at Deuteronomy 18: 18) –

    “Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign: A young woman is with child, and she will bear a son, and will call him Immanuel.” [“God is with us”] – (The Prophet Isaiah 7: 14) –

    “If you have ears to hear, then hear.” – (Jesus, in the name of Immanuel, the Messiah, at Mark 4: 23) –

    “God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” – (at John 4: 24) –

    “In truth I tell you, anyone who gives heed to what I say and puts his trust in him who sent me, has hold of eternal life and does not come up for judgement, but has already passed from death to life.” – (at John 5: 24) –

    “Beware of false prophets, men who come to you dressed up as sheep while underneath they are savage wolves. You will recognize them by the fruits they bear.” – (at Matthew 7: 15-16) –

    “Do not call any man on earth ‘father’; for you have one Father and he is in heaven. Nor must you be called ‘teacher’; you have one Teacher, the Messiah.” – (Matthew 23: 9-10) –

    “Take care that no one misleads you: For many will come claiming my name…” – (Jesus, at Matthew 24: 4) –
    “Many false prophets will arise, and will mislead many; and as lawlessness spreads, men’s love for one another will grow cold. But the man who holds out to the end will be saved. And this gospel of the Kingdom will be proclaimed throughout the earth as a testimony to all nations; and then the end will come.” – (Matthew 24: 11-14) –

    “I am the way; I am the truth and I am life; no one comes to the Father except by me. If you knew me you would know my Father too.” – (John 14: 6-7) –

    “When you pray, go into a room by yourself, and shut the door. Pray to your Father who is there in the secret place; and your Father who sees what is secret will reward you.
    In your prayers do not go babbling on like the heathen, who imagine that the more they say the more likely they are to be heard.
    Do not imitate them. Your Father knows what your needs are before you ask him.
    This is how you should pray:
    Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name,
    Your kingdom come; your will be done, on earth as in heaven,
    Give us today our daily bread,
    Forgive us the wrong we have done, as we have forgiven those who have wronged us.
    And do not bring us to the test, but save us from the evil one.
    For yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory, for ever.
    For if you forgive others the wrongs they have done, your heavenly Father will also forgive you; but if you do not forgive others, then the wrongs you have done will not be forgiven by your Father.” – (at Matthew 6: 6-15) –

    “Pass no judgement, and you will not be judged. For as you judge others, so you will yourselves be judged, and whatever measure you deal out to others will be dealt back to you.” – (Matthew 7: 1-2) –

    “Always treat others as you would like them to treat you: that is the Law and the Prophets.
    Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life and only a few find it.” – (Matthew 7: 12-14) –

    “I am the gate; anyone who comes into the fold through me shall be safe. He shall go in and out and shall find pasturage.
    The thief comes only to steal, to kill, to destroy; I have come that men may have life, and may have it in all its fullness.” – (John 10: 9-10) –

    “I am the resurrection and I am life. If a man has faith in me, even though he dies, he shall come to life; and anyone who is alive and has faith shall never die.” – (John 11: 25-26) –

    “I have not come to judge the world, but to save the world” – (John 12: 47) –
    “Whoever will acknowledge me before men, I will acknowledge him before my Father in heaven; and whoever disowns me before men, I will disown him before my Father in heaven.” – (Matthew 10: 32-34) –

    “Any plant that is not of my heavenly Father’s planting will be rooted up. Leave them alone; they are blind guides, and if one blind man guides another they will both fall into the ditch.” – (Matthew 15: 13-14) –

    “The disciples came to Jesus and asked, ‘Who is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven?’
    He called a child, set him in front of them, and said, ‘I tell you this: unless you turn round and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of Heaven.
    Let a man humble himself till he is like this child, and he will be the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven. Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me. But if a man is a cause of stumbling to one of these little ones who have faith in me, it would be better for him to have a millstone hung round his neck and be drowned in the depths of the sea.
    Alas for the world that such causes of stumbling arise! Come they must, but woe betide the man through who they come!’” – (Matthew 18: 1-7) –

    “Though many are called, few are chosen.” – (Matthew 22: 14) –

    “An expert in the law, [a leading religious Pharisee] tested him with this question: ‘Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?’ He answered, ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind. That is the greatest commandment. It comes first. The second is like it: Love your neighbour as yourself.
    Everything in the Law and the Prophets hangs on these two commandments.’” – (Matthew 22: 35-40) –
    “There is no greater love than this, that a man should lay down his life for his friends.” – (John 15: 13) –

    "Stay awake, and pray that you may be spared the test: The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak." – (Matthew 26: 41) –
    “However, when he comes who is the Spirit of truth; he will guide you into all the truth.” – (John 16: 13) –

    “Teach them to observe all that I have commanded you. And be assured, I am with you always, to the end of time.” – (Matthew 28: 20)

    Yours, in true Spirit and in our one given prayer, 2gointruth, on Wednesday the 18th of August, 2021: – (Matthew 5: 14-16) – Where every minute (of both day and night) can be a new beginning for any one of us. Let it always be you. Pray to God often before it is too late.