Reinhard Bonnke is considered by many to be one of the world’s greatest evangelists. Right from a young age he felt God’s heart for lost souls, in particular those in the nation of Africa. After attending Bible College in Wales, Reinhard moved to Africa and began holding evangelistic meetings. Over the next decade these meetings continued to grow. By 1983, Reinhard took a huge step of faith and commissioned the construction of the world’s largest mobile structure, a tent seven stories high and capable of seating 34,000 people. This tent would enable him to reach more people with the Gospel and his dream of seeing Africa saved was a step closer.
In 1984, after months of fundraising and believing, just one night before the tent’s first major crusade in Capetown, a windstorm shredded the tent and all that remained were the giant pylons used to hold up the massive structure. It would have been easy to blame the devil for the storm but Reinhard had to... read more