Diocese of Oxford
The life of Maurice Rowlandson will be remembered in a service taking place in Greyfriars Church, Reading, at 11am on 26 September.
Billy Graham’s former UK director passed away in August this year.
Maurice was serving as Extensions Secretary at the Evangelical Alliance when he was appointed to the team running Dr Billy Graham’s first crusade in England, in 1954. He later became Director and from 1979 until 1992, Maurice was General Secretary of the Keswick Convention. He later founded the Venturers’ Norfolk Broads Cruise, a weeklong Christian sailing camp for young people and was chairman of Trans World Radio and a trustee of Walk Through the Bible.
A webpage has been set up for those who may wish to give towards Maurice’s chosen charities: www.memorygiving.com/mauricerowlandson