Faces of the Decision America Tour

By   •   March 15, 2016

A girl bows her head in prayer at the Decision America stop in New Mexico.
 
Franklin Graham is holding prayer rallies in each state to encourage people to pray for the nation to turn back to God and to live out their faith at home, in public and at the ballot box.
Woman waving flag
A woman waves an American flag at a prayer rally in Denver, Colorado.
Kids holding signs
"God's not dead," a sentiment echoed by Franklin Graham in Arizona: "Jesus Christ is not dead," he told the crowd. "He's alive here at the State Capitol."
2 women dressed warm, with flag
From chilly Iowa to sunny Hawaii, the 50-state Decision America Tour with Franklin Graham is on a roll. Thousands of people across the first 10 states have come out to join the tour so far, including many children. The tour has stopped in Iowa, Florida, Louisiana, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Georgia, Hawaii, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona. Ten states down, 40 to go.
Woman holding hat
Listening to Franklin Graham in Denver, Colorado.
Two men holding hands in prayer
These men were among the more than 2,000 that turned out in Hawaii to pray for our nation.
Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains have been on hand in each state to pray with people who request prayer. Here, the chaplains pray prior to the Feb. 24 Decision America Tour stop in Hawaii.
Man with flag in hood
Taking it all in during the Feb. 9 prayer rally in Columbia, South Carolina.
 
These two women joined about 3,500 others for the second stop on the Decision America Tour in Tallahassee, Florida.
 
Crying out to God during a time of prayer in Des Moines, Iowa. Franklin Graham has encouraged people not only to pray for the country, but for their individual sins as well.
College students in front of sign
Youth have been an active part of each prayer rally stop.
Franklin Graham and man taking selfie
A quick selfie after the Decision America Tour stop in Atlanta.
Man holding up Bible
The time is now to take a stand for God and country.
Man holding wooden cross
Standing together for God and country.
Woman with kids sitting
All bundled up for the Columbia, South Carolina, stop.
 
Dennis Agajanian has provided music during the Decision America Tour.
Man smiling
Radiating the love of Jesus Christ.
Franklin Graham waits to address the crowd in Colorado.
 
She'll raise the flag to that. Over 2,500 people attended the Decision America kickoff in Iowa where Franklin Graham said God can use their prayers to help turn the nation around from its moral decline.
3 young people smiling
Excited to be part of Decision America in Hawaii.
Woman in sunglasses clapping
Breaking out the shades in sunny Tallahassee, Florida.
Man praying, holding hat
Calling out to God in Colorado.
Two young people with flags
Stopping to take a picture outside the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge.
Man with earmuffs and hat
Dressed for the occasion in Iowa.
 
Joining hands in prayer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Caught in a moment of worship in New Mexico.
 
Decision America volunteers outside the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines.
Two boys in ties
Matching ties for the Decision America stop in Baton Rouge.
 
Can't forget the coffee. This couple wisely brought some warm drinks to combat the cold, windy weather in Concord, New Hampshire.
 
“Our country is in trouble,” Franklin Graham has said on the Decision America Tour. "It’s in big-time trouble. The moral and political walls of our nation are crumbling. The most important thing we can do as Christians is pray.”
 
Happily passing out flags in chilly Concord, New Hampshire.
 
"If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land." —2 Chronicles 7:14, NKJV

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  1. Bruce Yamamoto says:

    Incredible; thank you Franklin Graham for initiating this. We need this rallying cry in our country. We need this common purpose to bring Christians of all denominations together to intercede for our nation.

  2. Ann Kelly says:

    It was the right time to do this tour Franklin. We needed to “wake up” as a country. God Bless you and your staff. Thank you.

  3. Joan flores says:

    Thank you for doing the tours!! I’m unable to attend the Sacramento , ca rally due to distance, but I will be with you in spirit!! I enjoy the photos of Americans praying together God bless you

  4. Jennie Payne says:

    Thank you Franklin Graham for leading our nation in prayer. Love the faces of these beautiful people meeting in prayer all over America.God Bless you and God bless America. Hope to see you in Kentucky May 4th

  5. Jacqueline says:

    Praise God for Jesus! As I began to view all of graphic images of “Decision America Tour 2016 with Franklin Graham my heart was touched and I began to cry and pray for not only our Country but for all the different people United praying together each photo had a different impact on my heart as I thanked God for people I don’t know and praying for them that the Lord would protect them from any and all evil in Jesus name Amen! God forgive us as a Country and people help our minds to be renewed and our hearts be turned to you help us as we pray for Godly &respectful leaders to once again lead us with one nation under You Lord God. God bless Franklin Graham in this path You have purposed for him like his father Evangelist Billy Graham in Jesus

  6. Brenda Egan says:

    What a blessing to be part of the Decision Tour in Santa Fe, NM. People pouring out their hearts to God. Heavenly Father, heal our broken land.

  7. SHARRIE TRACHTE says:

    We are praying , that as you prepare to arrive in each state esp. Washington State,that, the word be spread beforehand,and the numbers attending and praying would be many. God bless you for this ministry.

  8. Paul Huffman says:

    I was greatly encouraged by the turn out here in Denver CO

  9. Lynne Erickson says:

    I pray for your father, Billy, every day as well as you, Franklin, Anne, Pastor Lutzer and Ravi Zacharias.
    I will forward a contribution as soon as I can. My sister is very sick right now, and I’m helping pay the medical bills, but I can still pray.

  10. Katie woodruff says:

    “If all the people who are called by my name will humble themselves and turn from their wicked ways and seek my face I will hear from Heaven and heal their land. It is US. Those called by His name. He will answer to us if we turn from our apathy and indulgence and turn back to Him. It’s US. Not the politicians. He will hear. But just think what could happen if we started to care about getting righteous people in office to lead us. All the way from our local communities to the highest office in the land! America, no doubt, we need Gods blessing and grace on us. But, WE –“those who are called by His name”– need to BLESS GOD.

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