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McGavran, Donald A. (Donald Anderson), 1897-1990.

 Person

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Assorted evangelism video and audio tapes.

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

C. Peter Wagner papers.

 Unprocessed — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1996-067
Dates: 1982-1990

Collection 008 Records of Christianity Today

 Collection
Identifier: CN-008
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: Created: 1930, 1954-2002

Collection 170 Records of the Seminar on Measuring Missions' Effectiveness

 Collection
Identifier: CN 170
Scope and Contents Sound recordings of the Seminar on Measuring Missions' Effectiveness, held in July 1982 and sponsored by the Billy Graham Center Archives. This collection consists entirely of two presentations by Donald McGavran of the Fuller School of World Missionon measuring mission effectiveness and church growth, and subsequent discussion in response to the papers. In the morning session, his topic was "Measuring Mission Effectiveness." In the afternoon, the topic was "Church Growth: The Next Step."...
Dates: Created: 1982

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 260 Oral History Interviews with Jeannette Thiessen

 Collection
Identifier: CN 260
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jeannette Louise Martig Thiessen (1927-2014) in which she discusses her family life in Illinois, favorite professors and her education at Wheaton College, nurses' training, and years in India (1952-1974) working with her husband under the sponsorship of the Mennonite Mission to the Lepers and American Leprosy Mission. Other topics discussed include: the Indian caste system, Indian politics, economics, literacy, hospital work with lepers, the Indian church,...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 414 Papers of Wade T. Coggins

 Collection
Identifier: CN 414
Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews, papers and speech manuscripts relating to the ministry of Wade T. Coggins, Christian worker with the Christian and Missionary Alliance and the Evangelical Foreign Mission Association.

Dates: Created: 1964-1990

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 498 Oral History Interviews with William E. Pannell

 Collection
Identifier: CN-498
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with William E. Pannell in which he describes his childhood in Michigan, his family, conversion as a teenager, his growing awareness of racism in America and especially its influence on American Christianity, education at Fort Wayne Bible College, involvement with the Brethren Assemblies, the part preaching has played in his life, the divide between urban and suburban culture and its impact on black and white churches and institutions, his work with Youth for Christ,...
Dates: Created: 1995-2007

Collection 577 Papers of Vergil Gerber

 Collection
Identifier: CN 577
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, manuals, newsletters, reports and other materials relating to the life and ministry of Vergil Gerber, a Conservative Baptist minister and missionary to Central and South America. The collection documents Gerber's work as a teacher, writer, and leader in church growth studies and Evangelical global missions, especially in Latin America.

Dates: Created: 1966-1984

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

Donald McGavran lectures audio cassettes.

 Unprocessed — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1986-078
Dates: Undated

Donald McGavran materials.

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: 2013-033
Dates: 1859-1990

Additional filters:

Type
Collection 9
Unprocessed 4
 
Subject
Evangelistic work. 7
Church growth 5
Evangelicalism. 5
Evangelistic work -- Congresses 5
Missions -- Congresses. 5
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Church and state. 4
Church growth -- Philosophy. 4
Conversion. 4
Evangelistic work -- United States. 4
Missionaries -- Training of. 4
Missionaries. 4
Missions -- Study and teaching. 4
Missions -- Theory. 4
Theology 4
African Americans. 3
Bible colleges 3
Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism. 3
Catholic Church. 3
Evangelicalism -- United States. 3
Evangelistic work -- India. 3
Indigenous church administration 3
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 3
Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 3
Missions -- India. 3
Missions -- Interdenominational cooperation. 3
Missions. 3
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 3
Women missionaries. 3
African Americans -- Social conditions. 2
Bible colleges -- United States. 2
Christianity and culture. 2
Church and social problems. 2
Church and state -- United States. 2
Church growth -- Africa. 2
Church growth -- Asia. 2
Church growth -- Central America. 2
Church growth -- India. 2
Church growth -- Study and teaching. 2
Church growth. 2
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 2
College students in missionary work. 2
College students. 2
Ecumenical movement. 2
Evangelicalism -- Catholic Church. 2
Evangelicalism -- Europe. 2
Evangelicalism -- Latin America. 2
Evangelicalism -- North America. 2
Hinduism 2
Hinduism -- Doctrines. 2
Intercultural communication. 2
Language in missionary work. 2
Missions -- Educational work. 2
Missions -- Africa. 2
Missions -- Asia. 2
Missions -- Congresses -- United States. 2
Missions -- Finance. 2
Missions -- India -- History 2
Missions -- India -- History -- 1947- 2
Missions -- India -- Social life and customs. 2
Missions to Hindus. 2
Theology -- Congresses. 2
Women 2
Women -- Religious life. 2
African American clergy. 1
African American evangelists. 1
African American leadership. 1
African Americans -- Families 1
African Americans -- Missions. 1
African Americans -- Religious life. 1
Alcoholism. -- United States 1
Alcoholism. -- United States -- Race relations. 1
Authors and publishers -- United States. 1
Authors and publishers. 1
Authors and readers -- United States. 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Bible -- Study and teaching. 1
Bible colleges -- Colombia. 1
Bible colleges -- India. 1
Bible. 1
Black power 1
Black power -- United States. 1
Bridges of God. 1
Caste -- India. 1
Caste. 1
Catholic Church. -- Colombia. 1
Catholic Church. -- United States. 1
Chaplains, Military 1
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 1
Children -- Conversion to Christianity. 1
Children of missionaries -- Education. 1
Children of missionaries. 1
Children. 1
Christian education -- Colombia. 1
Christian education. 1
Christian leadership. 1
Christianity today. 1
Church -- Biblical teaching. 1
Church and state -- China. 1
Church and state -- Colombia. 1
Church and state -- India. 1
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