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National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America.


Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Christianity Today Records

Identifier: CN 008
Brief Description Correspondence, memos, forms, financial reports, minutes of meetings, study papers, clippings and other records of the Evangelical Christian publishing organization. The records describe the founding of the organization to publish the magazine Christianity Today and its creation or acquisition of other publications such as Campus Life, Leadership, Leadership 100, Partnership, and Your Church. Besides material on the editing, publishing and distribution of these periodicals, the files also...
Dates: Created: Majority of material found within 1930, 1954-2002

Christians for Social Action Records

Identifier: CN 037
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: Created: 1965-1976

Collection 209 Papers of Eugene R. Bertermann

Identifier: CN 209
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, manuscripts, photographs, phonograph records, and other materials relating to Eugene R. Bertermann's involvement in religious broadcasting, particularly in regard to his responsibilities as president and one of the board of directors of the National Religious Broadcasters; executive director and board member of Far East Broadcasting Company; and one of the planners of the ecumenical evangelistic effort known as Key '73.Materials particularly...
Dates: Created: 1955-1981

Collection 279 Oral History Interview with Elizabeth Evans

Identifier: CN 279
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Morrell Evans (1899-1976) in which she discusses her childhood; education at Wheaton College; work with J. Elwin Wright; her Christian education activities; the development of the New England Fellowship, the National Association of Evangelicals, and the World Evangelical Fellowship; and her work as a missionary in Taiwan. The time period covered by the interviews is 1899-1976.Elizabeth Evans was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 8,...
Dates: Created: 1984-1985

Collection 416 Oral History Interviews with Benjamin L. Armstrong

Identifier: CN 416
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Benjamin Leighton Armstrong in which he describes his family, particularly his father (Benjamin Leighton Armstrong Sr.) and grandfather (Benjamin Franklin Armstrong), his own conversion and spiritual growth, education at Nyack Bible College, New York University, Union Seminary, Princeton Theological Seminary, religious radio and television, Samuel Shoemaker, Paul Tillich, missions in the Christian and Missionary Alliance church, Voice of Tangiers and Trans World...
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 590 Papers of John R. W. Stott

Identifier: CN 590
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memos, reports, notes, magazine and newspaper clippings, brochures and other materials relating to John R. W. Stott’s involvement in the 1974 Lausanne Congress and the Lausanne movement that developed out of it. The collection is particularly strong in material relating to the membership of Stott on the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization and its executive committee; his contribution to drafting several of the major statements of the movement; his chairmanship of the...
Dates: Created: 1974-2000

Donald and Mary McGavran Papers

Identifier: CN 178
Brief Description

Correspondence, lectures, sermons, book manuscripts, surveys, audio tapes, video tapes, microfilm of letters, notes, and other records dealing with the life of the McGavrans, especially their work as missionaries in India with the Disciples of Christ, and Donald's activities as an author and educator, including his role as founding dean of Fuller Seminary's School of World Mission. Much of the collection deals with his role in originating, developing, and applying church growth theory.

Dates: Created: 1906-2000

International Christian Broadcasters Records

Identifier: CN 086
Brief Description The collection contains correspondence, audiotapes, photographs, financial reports, slides, blueprints, and memos related to the activities of International Christian Broadcasting's (originally the World Conference on Mission Radio) work to promote interest in Christian broadcasting and to support and encourage Protestant Christian radio and television broadcasters, largely engaged in evangelism. Materials include data on the International Communications Congress in Tokyo (1970), Muslim...
Dates: Created: 1937-1978; Other: Majority of material found within 1954-1978

L. Nelson Bell Papers

Identifier: CN 318
Brief Description Correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings, reports, and other documents related to the life and ministry of L. Nelson Bell, first as a medical missionary in China, then as doctor, editor, and lay leader in the Presbyterian Church in the United States. Among the topics covered by the material in the collection are missions in China in the twentieth century between the two world wars; the work of Bell's son-in-law, Billy Graham; the founding and development of Christianity Today and The...
Dates: 1923-1973

Vernon W. Patterson Papers

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

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Evangelicalism. 8
Evangelistic work. 8
Evangelistic work -- United States. 7
Church and social problems. 6
Evangelicalism -- United States. 6
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Catholic Church. 5
Church and state -- United States. 5
Church and state. 5
Conversion. 5
Liberalism (Religion) 5
African Americans. 4
Christian life. 4
Fundamentalism. 4
Mass media in religion. 4
Pentecostalism. 4
Presbyterians. 4
Presidents 4
Presidents -- United States. 4
Radio in religion. 4
Theology 4
African Americans -- Social conditions. 3
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 3
Catholic Church -- United States. 3
Christian leadership. 3
Communism. 3
Ecumenical movement. 3
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 3
Evangelistic work -- Great Britain. 3
Fund raising. 3
Mass media in religion -- United States. 3
Missionaries. 3
Missions -- Congresses. 3
Missions -- Educational work. 3
Missions. 3
Motion pictures in church work. 3
Presbyterians -- United States. 3
Presidents -- United States -- Election. 3
Religious institutions. 3
Sex role. 3
Television in religion. 3
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 3
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975. 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
Women missionaries. 3
Belief and doubt. 2
Bible -- Study and teaching. 2
Bible. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
Church -- Biblical teaching. 2
Church. 2
Civil rights movements 2
Civil rights movements -- United States. 2
Communism -- China. 2
Evangelistic work -- Brazil. 2
Evangelistic work -- Congo (Democratic Republic) 2
Evangelistic work -- Guatemala. 2
Evangelistic work -- India. 2
Evangelistic work -- Japan. 2
Evangelistic work -- Mexico. 2
Evangelistic work -- North Carolina. 2
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 2
Evangelistic work -- Soviet Union. 2
Evangelistic work -- Taiwan. 2
Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Journalism, Religious. 2
Mass media in missionary work. 2
Mass media in religion -- Congresses. 2
Missionaries -- Training of. 2
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 2
Missions -- Africa. 2
Missions -- Asia. 2
Missions -- Biblical teaching. 2
Missions -- India. 2
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 2
Missions -- Study and teaching. 2
Missions -- Taiwan. 2
Missions to Buddhists. 2
Missions to Muslims. 2
Motion pictures in church work -- United States. 2
Pentecostalism -- United States. 2
Prayer. 2
Presbyterian Church -- Missions. 2
Presbyterian Church. 2
Presidents -- United States -- Religion. 2
Radio in missionary work. 2
Social gospel. 2
Theology -- Congresses. 2
United States -- Race relations. 2
Women 2
Women clergy. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
Anti-communist movements. 1
Authors and publishers -- United States. 1
Authors and publishers. 1
Authors and readers -- United States. 1
Back to God Hour (Radio program) 1
Back to the Bible Broadcast (Radio program) 1
Baptism. 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Bible -- Congresses. 1
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