“I have seldom met a man who had a deeper burden for evangelism” said Billy Graham of John Wesley White, for many years an Associate Evangelist for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. The holder of a doctorate in philosophy from Oxford and the author of more than twenty books, John Wesley White also held the distinction of making a key introduction in Leighton’s life! Watch and listen as Leighton tells the story.
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Leighton’s ministry of preaching has spanned many decades and taken him all over the world many times over. But there’s a first time for everything, right?
In this delightful video, part of the “Odd Places and Peculiar People” series, Leighton tells the story of his first sermon, years ago. Pictures of the actual church in Pardoville are below!
In the next installment of our new video series “Odd Places and Peculiar People,” Leighton recalls meeting the legendary heroine of the World War II era Corrie ten Boom, long with his daughter Debbie.
Leighton’s long career has included visiting many odd places and encountering many special people – and the journey continues!
In a new occasional video series, he will share some of these stories which are whimsical, fascinating, and offer many God-moments. Here, Leighton introduces the series.