A Legacy of Faith

A Legacy of Faith

Things I Learned from My Father

By Ruth Graham; Stacy Mattingly

Inspirio, Hardcover, 9780310812180, 187pp.

Publication Date: April 2006

Ruth Graham third child and youngest daughter of Billy and Ruth Bell Graham offers a rare, inside look at the twentieth century's most influential evangelist. In this substantive portrait, Ruth reflects on several different subjects, including her father's love for the world, his humility, grace, and loyalty. She concludes the book with a chapter on authenticity, written just after Dr. Graham's final crusade, which was held in New York in June 2005. Includes many previously unpublished Graham family photos and excerpts from personal letters.

About the Author
Ruth Graham, the daughter of evangelist Billy Graham, is an author and national speaker on unplanned pregnancy. Following her daughter's two teenaged pregnancies, Ruth has traveled extensively, sharing about her daughter's experiences and her own as the mother of a teen mom in order to help young women and their families through similar hardships. Ruth is currently on the board of Birthmothers, a nonprofit, parachurch organization that provides confidential, nonjudgmental assistance to any woman facing an unplanned pregnancy.

Stacy Mattingly is an Atlanta-based writer.