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You have to read this!

Thursday, August 30th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 18 Comments »

We have come up with some numbers that we feel are fairly accurate to gauge our total reach. Out of more than 2400 host sites that participated, over 1,000 of those were churches, and others were neutral sites, hotel ballrooms, gymnasiums, homes, etc. We have had more than 480 report back with their results. When we extrapolate the data (counting only about half for the sites that haven’t reported) the totals we end up with are these:

235,000 attended host venues on Sunday
37,000 attended at the stadium on Sunday

Total live Sunday attendance: 272,000

The response to the invitation totaled a little more than 18,000!

That would make last Sunday the largest single presentation of the gospel in American history! Praise God!

When we add our Saturday totals, it means that we reached 312,000 people in live attendance over the weekend, with more than 22,000 making professions of faith. When we add the internet viewing audience, our total number of people who watched either live in person or on the web is over 400,000! These numbers don’t reflect how many people – potentially in the millions –  also viewed or listened to the event live on television and radio.

Now we focus on Dodger Stadium. Let’s not let up. Keep on praying! Pray hard for the crusade, web, and media teams. They are working overtime to get us to the finish line.
Blessings to you all!

The LA Harvest Crusade Is Only 10 Days Away!

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 3 Comments »

Remember, this year we have had “one crusade, two locations.”
With Anaheim now completed, our sights are set on two nights at the historic Dodger Stadium.
There will be new messages and outstanding artists joining us including the Newsboys, Jeremy Camp, Steven Curtis Chapman, Phil Wickham, David Crowder, the Katinas,
and a special musical guest that I will tell you about this coming Monday.
The LA crusade will be webcast live as well.
So be praying about who you might bring to the LA Harvest Crusade!

http://www.harvest.org/crusades/2012/los-angeles/

What a Weekend!

Monday, August 27th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 25 Comments »

Here is a quick report of what the Lord did the last two nights at the Harvest Crusades here in SoCal.
78,00 people came to Angel Stadium for the two nights.
8147 people came down to the field to make a profession of faith.
2798 people registered their decision to follow Christ via the Internet.
That’s a total of 10,945 professions of faith via the stadium and webcast!
To God be the glory!
Plus, 2,416 venues carried Sunday night Harvest America live.
That is not to even mention the TV and Radio outlets.
There will be more to come soon!

Harvest America is Tonight!

Sunday, August 26th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 9 Comments »

Tonight is the most important night in Harvest Crusade history where we literally share the gospel across America and around the world!
We now have 2000 live sites that will show the live HD video feed from the event.
600 Christian radio stations will be airing a live feed.
Plus, tonight’s service will be carried by two Christian TV networks.
For more information on that, go to

http://harvestamerica.com/about/viewing-options.html

What a Night!

Sunday, August 26th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 6 Comments »

Whew!
Last night was epic!
We saw 41,000 people packed into Angel Stadium.
Best of all,when the invitation was given to receive Christ, 4,288 responded!
That is over 10%!
So,thanks for your prayers.
Tonight is the most important night in Harvest Crusade history where we literally share the Gospel across America and around the world!
We now have 2000 live sites that will show the live HD video feed from the event.
600 Christian radio stations will be airing a live feed.
Plus, tonight’s service will be carried by 2 Christian TV networks taking the message globally.
This will take our live viewing audience into the millions!
But when it’s all said and done,this is about individuals that need Jesus.
So be praying about who you can get to either come with you to the event or a host venue or simply to tune in on their TV, radio, computer, table, or smartphone.
For more info, go to www.harvestamerica.com

TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT!

Saturday, August 25th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 18 Comments »

The Harvest Crusade starts this evening at 6:00 PM,PST.
Amazing musical lineup with Gungor,David Crowder and Third Day.
My message title is “How to Find Personal Happiness”.
You can watch it LIVE at www.harvest.org.

It’s Only 1 Day Until the First Night of Harvest!

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 Posted in sermons | 15 Comments »

Can you believe it?
In only 1 day we will see God at work across our country and indeed the world as the gospel goes forth. I have completed my messages and am really looking forward to sharing them with you all.

The message for Saturday night, which we certainly do not want to overlook with all the attention that has been given to Harvest America on Sunday is titled “How to Find Personal Happiness.”

There will be music by David Crowder, Gungor, and Third Day. What a lineup!

Don’t forget we have a different start up time than normal, which is 6:00 PM, PT.

Saturday night will be webcast LIVE at www.harvest.org.

Then of course there is Harvest America on Sunday night.

We will be joined by Jeremy Camp and Mercy Me and my message will be based on John chapter 3.
My message title is “Is it possible to change our lives?”

BTW, did you know that we now have 1,842 host locations?
1000 of these are churches and the rest are various venues ranging from arenas to theatres to high school gymnasiums to front rooms.

We are on two Christian TV stations and over 500 Christian radio stations as well.

Finally, please do not forget that Harvest America starts at 4:00 PM Pacific.

So I will see you either there at the event or online or on air!
God bless you all and thank you for your prayers!

Some Behind the Scenes Info from My Aunt Willie Jordan

Monday, August 20th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 11 Comments »

My aunt Willie Jordan is the sister of my mother, Charlene.
Willie was at Harvest this last Sunday sharing some important insights about my upbringing and how much I need your prayers during this critical crusade period.
Check it out and remember to pray!
Thanks.

Join Me in Praying for Our Country

Friday, August 17th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 9 Comments »

I have been asked to be the honorary chairman of the National Day of Prayer for 2013.
Shirley Dobson, who has done such a wonderful job of overseeing this significant ministry to our country, called me and asked if I would take on this role and of course I agreed.
I am truly honored to serve in this capacity following in the footsteps of others who have done this in the past, including
Billy and Franklin Graham, David Jeremiah, and many others.
To find out more about the National Day of Prayer, go to

http://nationaldayofprayer.org/news/honorary-chairman/2013-honorary-chairman/

It’s only 9 days until the Harvest Crusade!

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 Posted in sermons | 9 Comments »

Are you praying about people to invite?
www.harvestamerica.com