|June 6, 2016 by Marty King, LifeWay Communications|
|LifeWay Christian Resources is moving a larger-than-life statue of Southern Baptist evangelist Billy Graham from its downtown Nashville location to a LifeWay retreat center in the North Carolina mountains.|
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Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary closed its main campus on June 3 to prepare for its 400-mile move to Southern California. After a ceremonial locking ...
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Billy Graham statue returns to N.C.
I am excited to see the Billy Graham statue returning to North Carolina. It was originally unveiled in Greensboro in 2006. I served as chairman of the SBC Committee on Order of Business that year and worked with SBC president Bobby Welch through the process of planning and presenting the bronze statue to the messengers.
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