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a preacher of the Bible who emphasizes that salvation can be found only through Jesus
an alcoholic beverage
a home where orphans live
a famous evangelist who left a promising career with the Chicago Whtie Stockings to win millions of people in Christ
What happened to Billy's parents
His dad died in the Civil War and he never met him. His mom was too poor to care for him and his brother
What team did Billy Sunday play baseball for?
Chicago White Stockings - He was known for Stealing Bases!!
How did Billy earn money for high school?
He did farmwork and did many odd jobs
Who did Billy Sunday marry?
Helen Thompson - a Christian woman
Who said " Reputation is what people think about you and Character is what God, your wife and family know about you!"?
What is "the tabernacle"
Billys' staff would build these, rough-board meeting places with sawdust down the aisles - big enought for ALL of the people to come
What was the one evil Billy fought with all of his strength?
What does "hitting the sawdust trail" mean?
Going down the aisle to accept Christ!
How did Billy help mothers so they could attend his meeting?
He created nursuries to help with the kids
Was a town better after Billy left?
Yes, people began going to church more, people drank liquor less and people were more productive