Skip to main content

Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914-

 Person

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Assorted evangelism video and audio tapes.

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 2008-059
Dates: 1934-1983

Collection 021 Records of the Congress on the Church's Worldwide Mission

 Collection
Identifier: CN 021
Scope and Contents Materials relating to the Congress on the Church's Worldwide Mission which was held on the Wheaton College campus in 1966 and was jointly sponsored by the Evangelical Foreign Missions Association and the Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association. Audio tapes document various sessions of the Congress, including biblical expositions, study papers (on subjects like syncretism, church growth, cooperation, the Catholic Church and social issues), reports on missions on the world's...
Dates: Created: 1964-1967

Collection 108 Papers of J. Palmer Muntz

 Collection
Identifier: CN 108
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newspaper clippings, a book manuscript, a film script, tapes of sermons and speeches, and other items which describe Muntz's early career as director of the Winona Lake Bible Conference, the early development of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and the criticism it received, the careers of Billy Sunday and other evangelists. There are also several sermons on Christian prophecy and evangelism to the Jewish people. Topics covered include information on Palmer's career...
Dates: Created: 1947-1986

Collection 178 Papers of Donald and Mary McGavran

 Collection
Identifier: CN-178
Scope and Contents The papers of Donald and Mary McGavran include correspondence (personal and business), class lectures, manuscripts of books and articles, newspaper clippings, statistics, maps, reference materials, financial records, documents gathered to study church growth in different parts of the world, photographs, audio tapes, and videos. They document a wide variety of different topics, but are particularly strong for three areas: the McGavrans' family life, their work in India as missionaries, and,...
Dates: Created: 1906-2000

Collection 215 Records of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission)

 Collection
Identifier: CN-215
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission.Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship;...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 1997, n.d.; Other: Majority of material found in 1889-1990

Collection 421 Oral History Interviews with Arthur F. Glasser

 Collection
Identifier: CN 421
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Arthur Frederick Glasser (1914-2009) in which he discusses his family background; conversion to Christianity at a Keswick conference; his education at Moody Bible Institute and Faith Seminary in Wilmington, DE; service as a chaplain during World War II; marriage, work with Dawson Trotman and the Navigators; service as a missionary in China with China Inland Mission; the Communist revolution in China; the 1951 Bournemouth conference to determine CIM's future; and...
Dates: Created: 1989-1998

Collection 590 Papers of John R. W. Stott

 Collection
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

Collection 597 Papers of Clyde W. Taylor

 Collection
Identifier: CN 597
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports, minutes, lists and other materials mainly relating to a series of Protestant Evangelical international evangelism congresses which Clyde Taylor helped plan and organize between 1966 and 1974. There is also some material about his leadership in the World Evangelical Fellowship.

Dates: Created: 1950-1980

Collection 598 Records of Wheaton '83 Conference

 Collection
Identifier: CN 598
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, papers, case studies, minutes, participant evaluations, and other documents relating to the planning, holding and follow-up of Wheaton '83, an international, evangelical conference exploring the nature and mission of the global church. The meeting was sponsored by the World Evangelical Fellowship and other organizations. It consisted of three simultaneous consultations which dealt with the local church, evangelism across frontiers, and Christian response to human need.

Dates: Created: 1975-1984, undated

Collection 603 Papers of Wayne W. and Ruth K. Courtney

 Collection
Identifier: CN 603
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, oral history interviews, and photographs which document the Courtneys' courtship and marriage, Ruth Courtney's ministry in China as a single missionary with China Inland Mission, their brief work together in China after their marriage (1949-1951), and later work for the mission in the Philippines and in the United States.

Dates: Created: 1940-2006

Collection 624 Ephemera of the ZamZam Incident

 Collection
Identifier: CN 624
Scope and Contents

Diaries, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, oral history interviews, correspondence, photos, and other materials relating to the passengers, mainly American missionaries, who were aboard the ship Zamzam, sunk in the south Atlantic Ocean in 1941 by a German warship. Materials describe the sinking, the subsequent experiences of the passengers as German prisoners and the internment of some for the duration of the war, and reunions held in later years by the survivors and their families.

Dates: Created: 1941-2012

Collection 640 Records of International Fellowship of Evangelical Students

 Collection
Identifier: CN 640
Scope and Contents Predominantly correspondence and reports of the international Evangelical organization, most extensively between 1971 and 1998. IFES aims to provide staff leadership and coordinate with national staff of member movements to: witness, train and disciple students on university campuses, where student-led evangelism will have an impact on those institutions, churches, and society. The records document in detail the activities and influence of the global IFES student movement at both country and...
Dates: 1934-2000

Collection 678 Oral History Interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox

 Collection
Identifier: CN 678
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Helen Grace Madeira Cox (1921-2019), missionary in China from 1947-1951 and Northern Thailand 1953-1973 with China Inland Mission (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship). Topics discussed include Cox's childhood experiences and early faith in the Church of the Brethren; call to missionary work; education at Columbia Bible College and Wheaton College; teaching Bible in Virginia public schools; attending Missionary Medical Institute and Wycliffe’s Summer Institute of...
Dates: 2014

Collection 680 Papers of the Almond Family

 Collection
Identifier: CN 680
Scope and Contents

Diaries and oral history interviews documenting the work of Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission) workers Louis Almond, his first wife Stella and his second wife Helen in China (1949-1951), Thailand and the United States. Helen’s interview also describes the activities of the United States office of OMF, where she worked for many years.

Dates: 1949-1951, 2015-2016

Harold Cook papers.

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 1991-109
Dates: 1958-1971

Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association (IFMA) records.

 Unprocessed — Box: 5
Identifier: 1994-031
Dates: 1960-1991

Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) records.

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1995-063
Dates: 1945-1992

Overseas Missionary Fellowship (OMF) records.

 Unprocessed — Box: 5
Identifier: 2017-027
Dates: 1916-2014

Papers of Marguerite Goodner Owen.

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 2022-023
Dates: 1944 - 1947

Additional filters:

Type
Collection 13
Unprocessed 6
 
Subject
Evangelicalism. 7
Missions -- China. 7
Missions -- Congresses. 7
Evangelistic work. 6
Missions -- Study and teaching. 6
∨ more
Ecumenical movement. 5
Missionaries -- Training of. 5
Women missionaries. 5
Evangelicalism -- United States. 4
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 4
Missionaries. 4
Missions -- Biblical teaching. 4
Missions -- Philippines. 4
Missions -- Thailand. 4
Missions to Muslims. 4
Catholic Church. 3
Christianity and culture. 3
Church -- Biblical teaching. 3
Church. 3
Communism 3
Communism -- China. 3
Conversion. 3
Evangelicalism -- Australia. 3
Evangelicalism -- North America. 3
Evangelistic work -- Asia. 3
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 3
Fundamentalism. 3
Missionaries, Resignation of. 3
Missions -- Educational work. 3
Missions -- Europe. 3
Missions -- Indonesia. 3
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 3
Missions -- Japan. 3
Missions -- Malaysia. 3
Missions. 3
Overseas Missionary Fellowship, Home Council (United States) 3
Theology 3
Three-self movement. 3
Bible -- Study and teaching. 2
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 2
Children of missionaries. 2
China -- History -- 1949- 2
China. -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 2
Chinese language. 2
Christian leadership. 2
Christian literature. 2
Christian martyrs. 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church and state -- China. 2
Church and state. 2
Church growth 2
Church growth -- Sermons. 2
Church growth -- Study and teaching. 2
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 2
Evangelicalism -- Africa. 2
Evangelicalism -- Asia. 2
Evangelicalism -- Congresses. 2
Evangelicalism -- Europe. 2
Evangelicalism -- Latin America. 2
Evangelicalism -- South America. 2
Evangelistic work -- Africa. 2
Evangelistic work -- Biblical teaching. 2
Evangelistic work -- China. 2
Evangelistic work -- North America. 2
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 2
Evangelistic work -- United States. 2
Indigenous church administration 2
Indigenous church administration -- China. 2
Language in missionary work. 2
Lausanne covenant. 2
Missions -- Administration. 2
Missions -- Africa. 2
Missions -- Asia. 2
Missions -- Ethiopia. 2
Missions -- Finance. 2
Missions -- Germany. 2
Missions -- India. 2
Missions -- Laos. 2
Missions -- Oceania. 2
Missions -- Papua New Guinea. 2
Missions -- Singapore. 2
Missions -- South America. 2
Missions -- Theory. 2
Missions to Jews. 2
Missions, Medical. 2
Organizational change. 2
Persecution -- China. 2
Prayer. 2
Radio in religion. 2
Religious institutions. 2
Sermons, American. 2
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 2
Social change. 2
Theology -- Congresses. 2
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
World War, 1939-1945. 2
Aeronautics in missionary work. 1
Animism -- Thailand 1
Apartheid. 1
∧ less