Breath of Life

A television ministry featuring the preaching of the gospel by Charles D. Brooks, general field secretary of the General Conference. Excellent music by dedicated musicians augments each program. The Breath of Life telecast has wide cross-cultural appeal in the United States and other countries. In 1973–1974 Breath of Life began operations as a media outreach of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, answering the need for programming targeting Black America. Walter E. Arties, while affiliated with station KHOF-TV in Glendale, California, developed this idea and initiated its acceptance with a pilot and numerous presentations to clergy and laity. Members attending camp meetings and convocations endorsed the concept. The music of the original Breath of Life Quartet—Clyde O. Allen, James L. Ky...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.