– Episode 1915 –

A Great Live Preacher Talks About a Great Dead Preacher

George Whitefield and the value of open air preaching.

Segment 1 (0:00) – Steven Lawson gives introduction to George Whitefield and his open air preaching ministry.

Segment 2 (10:07) – Further detail behind one of the greatest open air preachers of all time.  George Whitefield preached in the open air over 18,000 times.  His legacy led to the Great Awakening.  He died at 55.

Segment 3 (18:30) – At age 33 George Whitefield left his growing and hugely popular ministry to take the Gospel to America.  This led to the Great Awakening in America.  He preaches to numbers greater than 30,000 in the open air.  300 churches were birthed out of Whitefield’s preaching.