Throughout three Saturdays in August 2010, Rock the River Tour West hit three cities in Canada to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the nation’s youth. Read about Franklin Graham’s insights on the tour, God’s movement in each city – Fraser Valley, Calgary and Edmonton – and the stories behind some of the artists who performed at the events. You can also get some of the tour highlights by viewing the videos and photos to the left of the page.
When you preach the Gospel, God uses that to pierce the hearts of those He is calling.
The number of attendees of the combined events totaled more than 26,000, and nearly 1388 of those people made commitments for Christ. In addition, thousands watched the live stream on Ransom.TV…
The purpose of the Rock the River Tour is to reach kids who would never go to church—“kids who have no home life and no hope whatsoever,” Graham explains. This is about reaching out to a generation that doesn’t know God.