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Word of Life, Inc.

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Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 005 Papers of Vernon W. Patterson

 Collection
Identifier: CN 005
Scope and Contents Correspondence, clippings, reports, financial records, press releases, promotional material, forms, newsletters, and oral history interviews relating to Vernon W. Patterson's (1892-1991) active participation and leadership in evangelistic activities in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area. The papers focus particularly on his involvement in various evangelical lay organizations and other institutions and the early career of Billy Graham. The interviews were recorded on 3/4/85 and 3/5/85 and...
Dates: Created: 1900-1985

Collection 396 Oral History Interview with Perry C. Straw

 Collection
Identifier: CN 396
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Perry Clark Straw, an executive of the Moody Radio Network. Topics covered include Straw's childhood in the northeastern United States, his parent's work in starting and administering Baptist youth camps, memories of Percy Crawford and Jack Wyrtzen, his education at Southeastern Bible College and Moody Bible Institute, his early work in radio, discussion of Christian youth camps, descriptions of Percy Crawford, Jack Wyrtzen, WMBI, and the Chicago Gospel...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 404 Oral History Interview with Rosanna Formanek

 Collection
Identifier: CN 404
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Rosanna Formenak in which she discusses her family background; conversion; education at Nyack College and Columbia University in nursing; experiences as a missionary in Gabon with the Christian and Missionary Alliance; youth work, relationship between church and state in Gabon; medical work; and the strengths and weaknesses of the church in Gabon. Other topics discussed include the influence of Word of Life and Youth for Christ on Formenak’s spiritual growth,...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 446 Papers of Jack Wyrtzen

 Collection
Identifier: CN 446
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio tapes and video tapes relating to the ministry of Jack Wyrtzen.Series: Audio TapesTape 1 to Tape 7: Oral history interviews with Jack Wyrtzen in which he describes his parents, childhood, early influences, conversion, relations with other Christian leaders, development of the Word of Life Fellowship, radio and television work and youth work. The time period covered by the...
Dates: Created: 1991

Collection 541 Papers of George Beverly Shea

 Collection
Identifier: CN 541
Scope and Contents Correspondence, sheet music, business records, phonograph records, programs, songbooks, and other materials from Shea’s career as a soloist, radio personality, and composer. Most of the material is from the last decades of his life, especially his work with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), but the entire range of his life from the 1930s on is covered. Though representing only a fraction of Shea’s papers, it includes a rich collection of source material that Shea used in his...
Dates: 1931-2010

Collection 604 Oral History Interview with Dan D. Crawford

 Collection
Identifier: CN 604
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dan Duvall Crawford in which he discusses his parents, Percy and Ruth (Duvall) Crawford; Percy Crawford’s evangelistic ministry at meetings, through radio and television programming; and the camps his father founded. Other topics discussed include Crawford’s experiences at Pine Brook Camp as a child; Pine Brook Praises and Young People’s Church of the Air; Percy Crawford’s relationship with Billy...
Dates: Created: 2004

Collection 662: Oral History Interviews with Marcus Figueiredo

 Collection
Identifier: CN 662
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews of Brazilian minister and missionary Marcus Figueiredo. Topics covered included his family background; membership in a spiritualist church, conversion; education at Seminario Biblico Palavra da Vida (Word of Life Seminary); his battle with cancer; pastoral duties at the Igreja Presbiteriana 12 de Agosto (August 12 Presbyterian Church); Evangelicalism in Brazil; Pioneer Missions; mission work in Kyrgyzstan as a teacher of English; Muslim attitudes towards Jesus; the...
Dates: 2011

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Subject
Conversion. 4
Christian education, Outdoor. 3
Evangelistic work -- United States. 3
Evangelistic work. 3
Fundamentalism. 3
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Radio broadcasting -- United States. 3
Radio in religion -- United States. 3
Radio in religion. 3
Bible colleges 2
Christian education. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Communism. 2
Evangelicalism -- United States. 2
Evangelistic work -- Music. 2
Gospel music. 2
Preaching. 2
Radio audiences -- United States. 2
Radio broadcasting 2
Sermons, American. 2
Television in religion. 2
Abortion 1
Abortion -- Religious aspects. 1
Africa. -- Description and travel. 1
Animism -- Gabon. 1
Animism. 1
Baptists -- United States. 1
Baptists. 1
Bass baritone. 1
Bible -- Congresses. 1
Bible -- Study and teaching. 1
Bible colleges -- Alabama. 1
Bible colleges -- Illinois. 1
Bible colleges -- United States. 1
Bible. 1
Billy Graham Greater London Crusade (1966: London, England) 1
Brazil -- Religion. 1
Businessmen -- Religious life. 1
Businessmen. 1
CBMC contact (Periodical) 1
Cancer -- Patients -- Religious life 1
Carnival -- Brazil 1
Catholic Church -- Brazil. 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 1
Children -- United States 1
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children -- United States -- Religious life. 1
Children of clergy -- United States. 1
Children of clergy. 1
Children of missionaries -- Kyrgyzstan. 1
Children. 1
Christian education -- Brazil. 1
Christian education -- Gabon. 1
Christian education -- United States. 1
Christian education of children -- United States. 1
Christian education of children. 1
Christian education, Outdoor -- United States. 1
Christian leadership -- United States. 1
Christian life -- Hymns. 1
Christian life. 1
Christianity and culture -- Kyrgyzstan. 1
Church and social problems. 1
Church and state -- Gabon. 1
Church and state. 1
Church camps. 1
Church work with children -- United States. 1
Church work with children. 1
Church work with prisoners -- United States. 1
Church work with prisoners. 1
Church work with prostitutes 1
Church work with youth -- United States. 1
Church work with youth. 1
City missions -- United States. 1
City missions. 1
Cold War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity 1
Conversion -- Hymns. 1
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 1
Death. 1
Demoniac possession -- Brazil 1
Ecumenical movement. 1
Eschatology -- Sermons. 1
Eschatology. 1
Evangelicalism -- Brazil. 1
Evangelicalism. 1
Evangelistic work -- Brazil. 1
Evangelistic work -- Europe. 1
Evangelistic work -- Hungary. 1
Evangelistic work -- Hymns. 1
Evangelistic work -- North Carolina. 1
Evangelistic work -- Poland. 1
Evangelistic work -- Russia. 1
Evangelistic work -- South America. 1
Family. 1
Gabon 1
Gabon -- Description and travel. 1
Gabon -- Social life and customs. 1
Gospel musicians -- United States. 1
Gospel musicians. 1
Holy Spirit -- Sermons. 1
Holy Spirit. 1
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