American Minute with Bill Federer: Billy Sunday Pro-Baseball Player comes out … as a Christian evangelist! – preached to 100 million & pioneered radio evangelism

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American Minute with Bill Federer
Billy Sunday Pro-Baseball Player comes out … as a Christian evangelist! – preached to 100 million & pioneered radio evangelism
Billy Sunday was one of the most popular baseball stars in the nation, playing for the Chicago White Stockings, 1883-1887, the Pittsburgh Allehegenys, 1888-1890, and the Chicago White Stockings, 1890.
At the height of his athletic career, it caused a national sensation when he came out as a Christian evangelist.

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  1. What a powerful man of God. I noted that Billy Sunday cited this issue even in the early 20th century: “[y]ou cannot pray ‘Thy kingdom come,’ and then rush to the polls and vote for the thing that is preventing that kingdom from coming.”

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