Cliff Barrows

Saturday Snapshot

We recently had three very special days with Cliff Barrows during his 10th annual “Christmas at The Cove with Cliff Barrows and Friends” event. This year marks the end of his “official” involvement with the event, but as he has always been family and a ministry partner to the Graham family, he is sure to come back for …

Cliff Barrows – Celebrating 25 Years of Ministry at The Cove

Earlier this week we had an amazing time of worship and celebration as we celebrated the goodness of God and the faithfulness of one of His servants, Cliff Barrows.  Mr. Barrows was honored for 25 years of ministry at The Cove. Through laughter and tears, a full auditorium listened as Cliff shared fond memories of his …

When Life Loses Its Color

Remember in your yearbook superlative section, where it listed the most likely to be President, cutest couple, class clown, etc.? Do you ever feel like you could have been titled the most unlikely to be used by God?  This week Ann Barrows, wife of longtime friend and ministry partner of Billy Graham, Cliff Barrows, spoke …

GUEST POST: What Ray Ortlund Saw at The Cove

By Ray Ortlund “I wish you would bear with me in a little foolishness. Do bear with me! For I feel a divine jealousy for you, since I betrothed you to one husband, to present you as a pure virgin to Christ. But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, …

Legend, George Beverly Shea, Dies at 104

George Beverly Shea, 104, of Montreat, North Carolina, soloist of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), died last nigh following a brief illness. Since George Beverly Shea first sang for Billy Graham in 1943 on the Chicago radio hymn program, “Songs in the Night,” Shea has faithfully carried the Gospel in song to every continent …

Happy 90th Birthday to Cliff Barrows!

Join us in wishing Cliff Barrows a happy 90th birthday! Cliff Barrows began working with Billy Graham in 1945 as his crusade Music and Program Director and has led congregational singing and crusade choirs around the world. “When Billy and I met,” Barrows says, “Billy looked at me with a smile. He grabbed both of …

George Beverly Shea Turns 104 Today!

Join us in wishing George Beverly Shea a happy 104th birthday!  For the past 60+ years, Bev Shea and Cliff Barrows have been the core of the musical team for Rev. Billy Graham’s Crusade ministry. “I’ve been listening to Bev Shea sing for more than 50 years, and I would still rather hear him sing …