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Tucker, Lem.


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 362 Records of Voice of Calvary Ministries

Identifier: CN 362
Scope and Contents Administrative correspondence, memos, reports, photographs and other material, relating to the evangelistic ministry of Voice of Calvary Ministries in a context of holistic community development, economic redistribution, and racial reconciliation, primarily from the mid-1970s to 1986 in Mendenhall and Jackson, Mississippi, and nearby rural communities. The collection especially describes the operation of the organization, the fund raising for and promotion of its work, and the educational...
Dates: Created: 1969-1986

Collection 364 Oral History Interview with Spencer W. Perkins

Identifier: CN 364
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Spencer W. Perkins (1954-1998) in which he discusses his childhood in California and Mississippi; attending black and white schools; relations with his father, John Perkins; the civil rights movement in Mississippi in the late 60s and early 70s; and the work of Voice of Calvary Ministries in Jackson, MS. The time period covered by the interview is 1954-1987.Spencer Perkins was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on June 18, 1987 at the Voice of Calvary...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 366 Oral History Interview with Lemuel Tucker

Identifier: CN 366
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Lemuel Simpson Tucker (1952-1989)in which he describes his childhood and family, spiritual growth, education, leadership of Voice of Calvary Ministries (VOCM), John Perkins, VOCM's ministry in Jackson, Mississippi, evangelism in the African American community, Mendenhall Ministries, and racial conditions in Mississippi. Other topics discussed include the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association's 1975 Deep South Crusade in Jackson; racism in America; the African...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 367 Papers of John Perkins

Identifier: CN 367
Scope and Contents Oral history interview, video tapes, and promotional material, relating to the ministry of John Perkins, author, speaker, and founder and President Emeritus of Voice of Calvary Ministries.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with John PerkinsInterview with John Perkins in which he describes his childhood in rural Mississippi, his conversion, the formation of VOCM, its program and significant events and individuals in its...
Dates: Created: 1983-1995

Collection 538 Records of the National Summits on Black Church Development

Identifier: CN 538
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memos, reports, conference participant lists and schedules, minutes, financial records, press clippings, evaluations, audio tapes, video tapes, and photographs, documenting the 1984 and 1986 National Summits. The collection documents both the planning for the meetings and the plenary and discussion sessions. The participants include numerous Black Evangelical leaders, but particularly feature Matthew Parker, Tom Skinner, Haman Cross, Tony Evans, Crawford Loritts, Bob...
Dates: Created: 1983-1986

Collection 548 Records of the Atlanta '88 Congress on Evangelizing Black America

Identifier: CN 548
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, promotional materials, audio and videotapes, participant lists, schedules, financial records, evaluations, clippings of media coverage, etc., documenting the 1988 event. The records document not only the planning for the Congress and actual proceedings, but also the network of Black Christian leaders working together to address the spiritual and social needs of their churches and communities, and the role of the Black church in evangelism and missions....
Dates: Created: 1986-1989

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Christian education. 4
Christian life. 4
Evangelicalism -- United States. 4
Evangelicalism. 4
Evangelistic work -- Mississippi. 4
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Evangelistic work. 4
Mendenhall (Miss.) 4
African American churches. 3
African American evangelists. 3
African American leadership. 3
African Americans -- Economic conditions. 3
African Americans -- Education. 3
African Americans -- Families 3
African Americans -- Missions. 3
African Americans -- Religious life. 3
Christian education -- United States. 3
Christianity and economics. 3
Church and social problems -- United States. 3
Church and social problems. 3
Church and state -- United States. 3
Church and state. 3
Church work with African Americans. 3
Community development -- Mississippi. 3
Community development -- United States. 3
Discrimination -- United States. 3
Discrimination. 3
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 3
Family. 3
Jackson (Miss.) 3
Organizational change. 3
Prejudices 3
Prejudices -- United States. 3
Racism -- United States. 3
Racism. 3
Reconciliation. 3
Social change. 3
African American clergy. 2
African American missionaries. 2
African Americans -- Congresses. 2
African Americans -- Segregation. 2
African Americans -- Social life and customs. 2
Christianity and politics. 2
Church work with families -- United States. 2
Church work with families. 2
Church work with youth. 2
Civil rights movements 2
Civil rights movements -- United States. 2
Evangelistic work -- United States. 2
Family -- United States. 2
Organizational change -- United States. 2
Poverty. 2
Race relations. 2
Reconciliation -- Christianity. 2
United States -- Race relations. 2
Voluntarism -- United States. 2
Voluntarism. 2
African American churches -- Mississippi. 1
African American families -- Mississippi. 1
African Americans -- Economic conditions -- Mississippi. 1
African Americans -- Education -- Mississippi. 1
African Americans -- Missions -- Mississippi. 1
African Americans -- Mississippi. 1
African Americans -- Social conditions -- Mississippi. 1
Alcoholism -- United States 1
Alcoholism. -- United States -- Race relations. 1
Bible -- Sermons. 1
Bible. 1
Christian education -- Mississippi. 1
Christianity and culture. 1
Christianity and justice. 1
Church and social problems -- Sermons. 1
Church work with African Americans -- Mississippi. 1
Church work with the poor 1
Church work with the poor -- Mississippi. 1
Church work with youth -- Mississippi. 1
Church work with youth -- United States. 1
Church. 1
Church. -- Sermons. 1
Cities and towns -- United States. 1
Cities and towns. 1
City missions -- United States. 1
City missions. 1
College students in missionary work -- Mississippi. 1
College students in missionary work. 1
Community development -- Philosophy. 1
Community development -- Religious aspects. 1
Community development -- Social aspects. 1
Conversion. 1
Cost and standard of living 1
Cost and standard of living -- United States. 1
Discrimination -- Christianity. 1
Economic and social conditions 1
Economic and social conditions -- United States. 1
Economics 1
Economics -- Christianity. 1
Education, Higher 1
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