Collection 494 Oral History Interview with Jeffrey R. Wetherill
Scope and Contents
Oral history interview with Jeffrey R. Wetherill in which he discusses his childhood, parents, interest in sports, conversion, involvement with Fellowship of Christian Athletes, work as a Youth for Christ club director, youth pastor at an Evangelical Mennonite Church, joining Greater Europe Mission (GEM), youth work in Dublin, Ireland, relations between Irish Catholics and evangelical Protestants, and GEM methods of ministry in Ireland. The time period covered by the interviews is 1966 to 1993.
Jeffrey R. Wetherill was interviewed by Robert Shuster on October 1, 1993 at the Billy Graham Center Archives Center at Wheaton College.
- Created: 1993
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Full Name: Jeffrey Robert Wetherill
Birth: March 28, 1966, Columbus, Ohio
Parents: Robert and Dionne Wetherill
Marital Status: Married Susan Kienle, August 1988
Conversion: August 1983
1984-1988 - Taylor University (BA)
1993-1995 - Wheaton College (MA)
1985-1987 - Club director, Youth For Christ, Taylor University, Gas City, Indiana
1987-1990 - Youth pastor, Upland Evangelical Mennonite Church, Upland, Indiana
1990 - Youth ministry in Dublin, Ireland, with Greater Europe Mission
2 Audio Tapes
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The materials in this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Jeffrey R. Wetherill in October 1993.
April 10, 2001
Wayne D. Weber
- Catholic Church -- Evangelicalism.
- Catholic Church -- Ireland.
- Catholic Church.
- Christian leadership.
- Christian life.
- Dublin (Ireland)
- Evangelical Mennonite Church (1948-2003)
- Evangelicalism -- Ireland.
- Evangelistic work -- Ireland.
- Evangelistic work.
- Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
- Greater Europe Mission.
- Lay missionaries.
- Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election.
- Missions -- Great Britain.
- Missions -- Ireland.
- Operation Mobilization.
- Palau, Luis, 1934-
- Religion and sports.
- Taylor University (Upland, Ind.)
- Wetherill, Jeffrey R.
- Wetherill, Susan.
- Wheaton College (Ill.)
- Youth -- Religious life.
- Youth for Christ/USA.
- Collection 494 Oral History Interview with Jeffrey R. Wetherill
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