Q&A: Greg Laurie talks Crossover, Billy Graham and WWIII

 
Oklahoma's Baptist Messenger recently had the opportunity to sit down with evangelist and pastor Greg Laurie, who has been holding large-scale evangelistic outreach events throughout the United States and abroad, since 1990. In the interview, Laurie talks about the upcoming Harvest event scheduled for June 11 in Phoenix. The event will be held in conjunction with the Crossover evangelism events leading up to the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting on June 13-14. Here are excerpts from Laurie's interview with the Baptist Messenger. ...

Crossover continues to yield a 'lifetime of ministry'

 
"I will never forget the first day that we went door-to-door." As in door-to-door evangelism. Brittany Tennal and her husband Julius, from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, were among the 100-plus students participating in Crossover St. Louis, the evangelistic thrust prior to last year's Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting. This June, seminary students again will be partnering with local Baptists to share the Gospel and—unique to this year—invite residents in Phoenix to a Harvest Crusade featuring evangelist-pastor ...

Volunteers needed for 'Engage Phoenix' Crossover event

 
The goal of this year's Crossover is to "Engage Phoenix with the Gospel" through a partnership with Harvest America. North American Mission Board and Arizona Southern Baptist Convention leaders are praying for more than 5,000 salvation decisions through this summer's Crossover activities prior to the 2017 SBC annual meeting in Phoenix. But for that to happen, they need the help of Southern Baptists to come and serve as volunteers, according to Eddy Pearson, evangelism director for the Arizona Southern Baptist Convention. This ...