PHOTOS: Vancouver Festival of Hope Continues with Energetic Second Night

By   •   March 5, 2017

person with hands raised
A crowd of more than 12,000 came to the Greater Vancouver Festival of Hope on Saturday.
Franklin Graham preaching
Franklin Graham preached out of Luke 15 (the story of the Prodigal son) and gave a clear Gospel invitation.
men praying
More than 500 people made decisions for Christ on Saturday.
For King & Country
For King & Country wrapped up the memorable night with a high-intensity set. They also took time to share their heart between songs.
Josh Havens
Josh Havens of the Afters performed "Good, Good Father," preparing the audience for Franklin Graham's message of hope.
man writing
Making a decision for Christ.
Dennis Agajanian
Dennis Agajanian wowed the crowd with his fast guitar picking just before the Festival started.
For King & Country
For King & Country got the crowd involved, even walking out and interacting with fans during their set.
Young girl with counselor
More than 55 percent of the decisions on Saturday were from those 25 and younger.
Young boy with counselor
Praying for new believers in Christ.
For King & Country
Brothers Luke (left) and Joel (center) Smallbone, originally from Australia, traveled from Tennessee to Vancouver to help bring hope to Canada.
Zion Mission Choir
The Zion Mission Choir, based in Vancouver, sang praises to the Almighty Lord.
Franklin Graham
Franklin Graham encouraged those in attendance to be bold even if they felt embarrassed to walk forward during the invitation to accept Christ.
Vancouver cityscape
After days of rainy weather, the sun poked through on Saturday in Vancouver. The Festival of Hope will wrap up on Sunday with Michael W. Smith and Ellie Holcomb and a Gospel message from Franklin Graham.