Billy Graham’s children are thankful for their father; they just wish he’d been around more. When Franklin Graham was five, his famous father was in Australia for six months preaching at a Billy Graham Crusade. Like many youngsters, “I'd wake up in the morning, go down the hall and crawl into bed with Mama,” Franklin says. “Well, one day I went in and Daddy had come home. So here he was, this man in her bed. I asked Mama, ‘Who's that?’” Billy's children say that his frequent extended absences marked them, but so did his unconditional love. While he sometimes…

In an effort to give girls aged 4-10 positive role models from the Bible, Erin and Brent Weidemann created the Bible Belles series (@BibleBelles). Erin’s life experiences as a five-time cancer survivor, wife, and mother inspired her to create a brand focused on inspiring girls and women of all ages to fulfill their destiny, redefine the world’s messages of beauty and worth, and promote positive, powerful female role models in Scripture and modern culture. [Sign up to receive the Women of the Bible free email devotional newsletter from Bible Gateway] The Bible Belles series uses five remarkable women from the…