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Weary, Dolphus., 1946-


Found in 12 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 365 Oral History Interview with Shirlene Walker Philips

Identifier: CN 365
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Shirlene Walker Phillips in which she discusses her childhood, education, hospital and clinic work, her work with Dolphus Weary and Voice of Calvary Ministries, and racial conditions in Mississippi, especially Mendenhall. The time period covered by the interview is 1956-1987.

Shirlene Phillips was interviewed by Paul A. Ericksen on June 18 and 19, 1987 at the office of Voice of Calvary Ministries, Jackson, MS.

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 371 Oral History Interview with C.J. Jones

Identifier: CN 371
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Cornelius Jerome "C.J." Jones about his childhood, work with the civil rights movement, John Perkins and the Voice of Calvary, Dolphus Weary and The Mendenhall Ministries, his philosophy of ministry, the impact of TMM on the community, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interview is 1944 to 1987.C. J. Jones was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on June 25, 1987, at the Mendenhall Ministries office in Mendenhall,...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 372 Oral History Interview with Judith Adams

Identifier: CN 372
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Judith Rachelle Whitthingham Adams about her childhood, her work with Genesis One Christian School, The Mendenhall Ministries, and the educational and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interview is circa 1960-1987.

Judith Adams was interviewed by Paul A. Ericksen on June 25 and 26, 1987, at the offices of Mendenhall Ministries in Mendenhall, MS.

Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 373 Oral History Interview with Dolphus Weary

Identifier: CN 373
Scope and Contents

Oral hisotry interview with Dolphus Douglas Weary, in which he describes his childhood, education and religious training in rural Mississippi, conversion, leadership in Voice of Calvary Ministries and Mendenhall Ministries, impressions of John Perkins, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interview is 1948-1987.

Dolphus Weary was interviewed by Paul A. Ericksen on June 25, 1987 at the Mendenhall Ministries headquarters in Mendenhall, Mississippi.

Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 374 Oral History Interviews with Artis Fletcher

Identifier: CN 374
Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Artis Edwards Fletcher in which he discusses his childhood, education, and work as pastor of the Mendenhall Bible Church. Also discussed are John Perkins, Voice of Calvary Ministries, the black church in the United States, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interviews is 1944-1987.

Artis Fletcher was interviewed in by Paul Ericksen at office at the Mendenhall Bible Church, Mendenhall, MS on June 26, 1987.

Dates: Created: 1987

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

Dolphus Weary message audio tape.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1985-166
Dates: 1985

The Mendenhall Ministries (TMM) promotional video.

 Unprocessed Material — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1987-139
Dates: 1986

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Collection 9
Unprocessed Material 3
African Americans -- Religious life. 9
African Americans -- Social conditions. 9
African Americans. 9
Evangelistic work. 8
Christian leadership. 7
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Church and social problems. 7
Community development. 7
Mendenhall (Miss.) 7
Racism. 7
Evangelicalism -- United States. 6
Evangelicalism. 6
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 6
African American churches. 5
African Americans -- Missions. 5
Christian education. 5
Christian life. 5
Race relations. 5
Racism -- United States. 5
Christian education -- United States. 4
Church and social problems -- United States. 4
Civil rights movements 4
Civil rights movements -- United States. 4
Discrimination. 4
Evangelistic work -- Mississippi. 4
Evangelistic work -- United States. 4
Family. 4
Organizational change. 4
Reconciliation. 4
African American evangelists. 3
African American leadership. 3
African Americans -- Economic conditions. 3
African Americans -- Education. 3
African Americans -- Families 3
African Americans -- Segregation. 3
Alcoholism -- United States 3
Alcoholism. -- United States -- Race relations. 3
Christianity and economics. 3
Christianity and politics. 3
Church work with African Americans. 3
Community development -- Mississippi. 3
Conversion. 3
Discrimination -- United States. 3
Education 3
Education -- United States. 3
Jackson (Miss.) 3
Poverty. 3
Reconciliation -- Christianity. 3
Social change. 3
Voluntarism. 3
African American clergy. 2
African American missionaries. 2
African Americans -- Congresses. 2
African Americans -- Mississippi. 2
African Americans -- Social life and customs. 2
Church work with families -- United States. 2
Church work with families. 2
Church work with youth. 2
Community development -- United States. 2
Cost and standard of living 2
Cost and standard of living -- United States. 2
Economic and social conditions 2
Family -- United States. 2
Forgiveness. 2
Fund raising. 2
Independent churches. 2
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 2
Missionaries. 2
Organizational change -- United States. 2
Persecution -- United States. 2
Persecution. 2
Prejudices 2
Prejudices -- United States. 2
United States -- Race relations. 2
Voluntarism -- United States. 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 -- Social conditions -- Mississippi. 1
Athletes 1
Athletes -- Religious life. 1
Belief and doubt. 1
Bible -- Sermons. 1
Bible. 1
Blacks -- Missions. 1
Blacks. 1
Children -- United States 1
Children -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children -- United States -- Religious life. 1
Children. 1
Christian education -- Mississippi. 1
Christianity and culture. 1
Christianity and justice. 1
Church and social problems -- Sermons. 1
Church and state -- United States. 1
Church and state. 1
Church growth -- United States. 1
Church growth. 1
Church work with African Americans -- Mississippi. 1
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