Wheaton College (Ill.)
Found in 209 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, reports, minutes, audio tapes, films relating to the founding of Christianity Today, International (CTI), and its activities as a forum and voice for Evangelical Protestantism in the United States.
Persons featured include L. Nelson Bell, Billy Graham, Carl Henry, Kenneth Kantzer, Harold Lindsell, Harold Myra, Paul Robbins, and numerous other evangelical figures; subjects covered include social and theological issues.
Collection correspondence, press releases and clippings, lists, minutes, reports, proposals, conference declaration, and financial records, chiefly from workshops sponsored by the Christians for Social Action, 1973-1976 (formerly Evangelicals for Social Action). The records in this collection deal mostly with the origins, agendas, and decisions of the 1973-1976 workshops along with some material which indicate the response to the workshop.
Oral history interview with Esther I. Salzman (1906-1996), a Wheaton College alumna and missionary to China in the 1940s and to the Philippines from 1950 to 1972. Topics discussed include her education at Wheaton College, medical work in China and the Philippines, and Communism in China. The time period covered by the interview is 1906 to 1978.
Esther Salzman was interviewed by Wheaton College student Fred Baker on October 28, 1978 at her home in Kankakee, IL.
Collection consists of a wide variety of materials documenting Billy Graham's family history, work as an evangelist, and influence as a public figure, inlcuding correspondence, form letters, photographs, audio recordings, films, and oral history interviews, chiefly from 1949 to 1999.
Oral history interviews, slides, photographs, correspondence and a personal diary created by Dr. Richard E. Scheel, missionary to Ethiopia with Sudan Interior Mission (S.I.M.) from 1951-1971.
Oral history interview with Kenneth Gieser and letters reporting to the Southern Presbyterian Mission Board in Nashville, TN on the Gieser’s work in China, written between October 19, 1934, and November 1, 1936. Also contains audio tapes and transcripts of autobiographical statements.
Oral history interviews, films, videos relating to Paul P. Stough’s missionary service in the Belgian Congo with Africa Inland Mission. Materials contain information on Stough's father, Henry Stough, Wheaton College, Paul Stough's work as a missionary for Africa Inland Mission in the Belgian Congo (Zaire) and Kenya from the 1920s to the 1970s, and generally on the spread of Christianity in Africa.
An oral history interview, correspondence, reports and clippings relating to George Spotts’ work as a Youth for Christ staff member in France and the United States involved in evangelistic work among teenagers.
Oral history interviews, correspondence, photographs, and a manuscript that describe Robert B. Ekvall's education at Wheaton College, work as a missionary in China and Tibet, and military and diplomatic activities during World War II and after in China and Southeast Asia.
Oral history interviews with Wayne G. Bragg (1931-2009), in which he describes his missionary experiences in Brazil and the Caribbean working with university students, his student days at Wheaton College, and his experience at Wheaton College as a faculty member. Dr. Bragg was interviewed by Mary Ann Buffington at Wheaton College on February 15 and May 9, 1980.
Oral history interviews, photographs, and prayer letters relating to the ministry of Marian Gold Chapman, a missionary with Latin America Mission in Cartagena, Colombia (1957-1975); Bogota, New Jersey (1975-1977), and Coral Gables, Florida (1977-1979).
Collection documenting the medical missionary service of Robert and Winnifred Hockman with the United Presbyterian Church in Ethiopia, including correspondence written by Hockmans to Robert Hockman’s parents, photographs, a scrapbook about the life and death of Robert Hockman, and oral history interviews with Winifred Hockman. The collection contains extensive material on the Italo-Ethiopian War and the work of the International Red Cross.
Reports, correspondence, newspaper clippings, handbills, photographs, and other ephemera relating to J. Stratton Shufelt's evangelistic activities as a speaker and song leader for Youth for Christ, Jack Shuler, John R. Rice, Harry Ironside and others, and as a performer or teacher at Bible conferences and other events. This collection also contains information on the Wheaton College Revival of 1950.
- Collection 182
- Unprocessed 18
- Digital Record 9
- Evangelistic work. 138
- Missionaries. 102
- Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 89
- Conversion. 88
- Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 85
- Church and state. 70
- Women 64
- Women -- Religious life. 64
- Missionaries -- Training of. 60
- Christian education. 59
- Women missionaries. 59
- Christianity and culture. 58
- Language in missionary work. 56
- Children of missionaries. 55
- Indigenous church administration 53
- Evangelicalism. 51
- Catholic Church. 48
- Evangelistic work -- United States. 45
- Christian life. 44
- Missions -- Educational work. 43
- Church and social problems. 39
- Medical care 38
- Missions, Medical. 37
- Bible. 35
- Family. 35
- World War, 1939-1945. 35
- Missions. 34
- Christian leadership. 33
- Tribes 33
- College students. 32
- Education 32
- Evangelicalism -- United States. 32
- Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 29
- Communism. 29
- Pentecostalism. 29
- Animism. 28
- Religious institutions. 28
- Church development, New. 26
- Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 26
- Persecution 25
- Christian literature. 24
- Worship. 24
- Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 23
- Culture shock. 23
- Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Religious life and customs. 23
- Missions -- Finance. 22
- Missionaries' spouses. 21
- Missions -- China. 21
- Muslims. 21
- Revivals. 21
- Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Faculty. 21
- Children. 20
- Church growth 20
- College students in missionary work. 20
- Evangelistic work -- China. 20
- Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 20
- Sex role 20
- Fund raising. 19
- Rural missions. 19
- Church work with students. 18
- College students -- United States -- Religious life. 18
- Islam -- Relations -- Christianity. 18
- Mass media in religion. 18
- Youth 18
- Bible colleges 17
- Christian education -- United States. 17
- Church work with youth. 17
- College students -- United States 17
- Evangelistic work -- Congresses 17
- Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 17
- Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 17
- Missions to Muslims. 17
- Radio in religion. 17
- Children of missionaries -- Education. 16
- Theology 16
- Boarding schools. 15
- Fundamentalism. 15
- Intercultural communication. 15
- Interdenominational cooperation. 15
- Missionaries, Resignation of. 15
- Missions -- Congresses. 15
- Presbyterians. 15
- Church work with women. 14
- Communism -- China. 14
- Marriage. 14
- Radio in missionary work. 14
- Sex role. 14
- Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 14
- Conversion -- Personal narratives. 13
- Evangelistic work -- China -- History 13
- Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Employees. 13
- Worship (Christian) 13
- Belief and doubt. 12
- Bible -- Study and teaching. 12
- Bible -- Translating. 12
- Church work with children. 12
- City missions. 12
- College students -- Religious life. 12
- Evangelistic invitations. 12
- Great Britain -- Colonies 12 ∧ less