altar call


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altar call

n.
A specified time at the end of a Protestant service when worshipers may come forward to make or renew a profession of faith. Also called invitation.
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The details of the funeral had been meticulously planned by Graham himself ten years ago, befitting a man known to choreograph his mass ministries to the last altar call.
They were upset at this participation because Graham -- when people would come forward during the altar call -- would refer them back to their home churches, including Catholic churches.
and preached for about 16 minutes, made the altar call before leaving for the same programme in Oyo and Ogbomoso.
I want to get up from the dented metal folding chair I am sitting in, walk down the center aisle as though answering an altar call, as though I've found Jesus, push my fingers into her sockets and rip out her eyes.
He also includes the sermons Sister Julie's Preachin', Sister Junes Bulldog Preachin', and the Breath of Brother Pearl; along with the altar call If You Ain't Blas-ah-phemed the Holy Ghost.
The release quotes an altar call from Berkowitz, who's Jewish, saying he hopes "people take this campaign in the 'spirit' in which it was created, so to speak.
Gonzalez responded to an altar call, and has since been on a mission to understand why God saved him from his former life.
com)-- Altar Call Pictures' short film The Girl With The Red Balloon is pleased to announce that it has been officially selected in the 2013 Fort Myers Beach Film Festival.
The news out of Pine Bluff presents an excellent opportunity--an altar call of sorts--to consider the succession plan at your own company, gentle reader.
My law partner, Bruce Blackwell, turned evangelist at an Orange County Bar Association meeting, giving the altar call with his personal pro bono story.
This "party" is really a revival meeting, replete with an altar call.
About this time, a Baptist friend witnessed to me of her personal faith in Jesus and five years later I went to an altar call not fully prepared to do so.