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Scope and Contents Newsletters, sermon manuscripts, scrapbooks, programs, pamphlets, photo- graphs, negatives, brochures, a taped sermon, slides, thesis materials, etc., which document Paul Rader's life and ministry. The material deals mostly with his radio work and the organizations he founded, including the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle. Additional material includes materials gathered about him for a planned biography, sermons of other preachers who spoke at the Tabernacle, newsletters and magazines published by...
Scope and Contents Minutes, constitution and by-laws, clippings, newsletters, manuals, pamphlets, directories, press releases, audio tapes, videotapes, photographs, posters, club yearbooks, correspondence, etc., about the founding, development and growth, and activities of Youth for Christ in the USA and internationally.Collection documents organizational policies, correspondence of the organization's presidents, conventions and Bible quiz competitions, the operation of Campus Life clubs, Youth...
Identifier: CN 050
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, photographs, and a video recordings relating to the ministry of Merrill Dunlop (1905-2002).The oral history interviews with Merrill Dunlop cover his association with evangelist Paul Rader, early religious radio programming in Chicago, the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Youth for Christ, Christian evangelism and Christian music work. Merrill Dunlop was interviewed by Robert Shuster on November 21, 1978 and June 1, 1979, at Dunlop's home in Oak Park, Illinois....
Identifier: CN 090
Scope and Contents An oral history interview, correspondence, reports and clippings relating to George Spotts’ work as a Youth for Christ staff member in France and the United States involved in evangelistic work among teenagers.
Scope and Contents Films, including a home movie, microfilm of scrapbooks, notebooks, clippings, and sermons of William Bell Riley and others.The two black and white 16mm films of Riley, one sound and one silent. The silent film is a home movie of Riley with family and friends. Two of the friends are Homer Hammontree, who is shown reciting a poem, and Harry Rimmer. According to the donor of the records, "There is one scene of Dr. Riley having a discussion about the length of the days during...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newsletters, promotional material, phonograph record, photographs, reports, financial records and other documents related to Earl W. Schultz's ministry with Youth For Christ.Topics covered include evangelistic work with youth, in the eastern U.S. primarily, and Hamstead, Maryland, particularly; also various YFC and other organizations' programs for young people, including rallies, conventions, contests and Bible quizzes, etc. Persons featured include various YFC...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with L.C. Robie in which he describes his experiences during his forty-two years as an Assemblies of God evangelist in California, New York,and Pennsylvania, beginning ca. 1920. Topics discussed include: early ministry experiences in New York state churches, successes and hostilities, importance of prayer, work in Michigan; healing from youthful illness, first conversion of factory worker and spread of faith to others, New Hope revival, visions, power of revival and...
Identifier: CN 230
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John Alexander Gration (1926-2012). Topics discussed include: Gration's Christian activities in high school and the U.S. Navy, education at Moody Bible Institute, Gordon College, and Wheaton College; his spiritual growth and call to become a missionary, his marriage, and his first impressions of and missionary experiences with Africa Inland mission in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo), Christianity and culture, animism, superstition, AIM attitudes...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, photos, slides, tapes, curriculum materials, manuals, etc., relating to the work of the PM (formerly Pioneer Girls) in North American Churches. Materials document PM's early history, camping program (philosophy and history of Camp Cheriths and reference materials used to operate a camp and train camp staff), communications functions depicting the variety of tools used to communicate news and information to participants in its programs, orientation materials for field...
Identifier: CN 270
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Roy Harvey Schulenberg (1909-2003) in which he discusses his conversion and involvement in Christian work, his memories of Paul Rader and the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, the early days of Youth for Christ, evangelistic preaching, and city missions. Other topics discussed include: Rader’s radio ministry, Moody Memorial Church, evangelical figures who worked with or were influenced by Rader (Lance Latham, Richard Oliver, Howard Ferrin, Oswald Smith, Clarence Jones,...
Identifier: CN 285
Scope and Contents Correspondence, oral history interviews, scrapbooks, sermons, minutes, reports, photos, posters, newspaper and magazine clippings, brochures, audio recordings, video recordings reflecting Johnson’s life as an influential American Protestant from the 1930s through the 1990s. Besides documenting Johnson’s pastorates of Midwest Bible Church (Illinois) and Bibletown Community Church (Florida), his leadership of Youth for Christ International, and his activities as an independent evangelist, the...
Scope and Contents Collection 312 consists of letters, oral history interviews, articles, minutes of meetings, reports and other relating to Diane Hawkins' missionary service in Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia) as well as the tapes of an oral history interview conducted several years later. Among the topics covered are: TEAM's evangelistic, and educational work in Rhodesia; the lifestyle, music, and beliefs of Shona people; the civil war between white government and the black nationalist guerrillas which raged while...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and personal notebook relating to the ministry of James E. Wright with Youth for Christ in India, Mexico, and the United States.Series 1: Audio TapesOral history interviews with James E. Wright in which he describes his youth, conversion and spiritual growth, education at Wheaton College and Multnomah School of the Bible, involvement with Youth For Christ in Portland, Oregon, India and Mexico, counseling and follow-up...
Identifier: CN 357
Scope and Contents Films, videos, audio tapes, correspondence, a book manuscript, sermon notes, and other materials documenting the evangelistic ministry of Percy and Ruth Crawford, particularly their radio and television work.
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 history,...
Identifier: CN 368
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Vera Mae Buckley Perkins in which she discusses her family background, her education, the importance of her Christian faith, marriage to John Perkins, racial conditions in Mississippi and involvement in Civil Rights demonstration, and racial conditions in that state. Other topics discussed include her work as a migrant laborer and participation in Civil Rights protests that resulted in the integration of the school system in Mendenhall, Mississippi. The time period...
Identifier: CN 399
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul E. Johnson (1909-1997) in which he talks about his family background; conversion; lay witness as a musician involved in the work of Pacific Garden Mission and various prison ministries; Chicago in the 1930's; the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle; the Christian Businessmen's Committee; Paul Rader, Jack Wyrtzen, Roger Malsbary; and the early days of Youth for Christ in Indianapolis. Other topics discussed include the Great Depression in Chicago, and Johnson's post-1945...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Arthur Rorheim, executive director of Awana Clubs, International. Topics disussed include his childhood, his parents' Christian example, his conversion, the youth work of the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Paul Rader, Lance Latham, the origins of AWANA, and principles for establishing programs for boys and girls. The time period covered by the interviews is 1918 to 1989.
Arthur Rorheim was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 31 and April 24, 1989.
Arthur Rorheim was interviewed by Robert Shuster on March 31 and April 24, 1989.
Identifier: CN 446
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio tapes and video tapes relating to the ministry of Jack Wyrtzen.Series: Audio TapesTape 1 to Tape 7: Oral history interviews with Jack Wyrtzen in which he describes his parents, childhood, early influences, conversion, relations with other Christian leaders, development of the Word of Life Fellowship, radio and television work and youth work. The time period covered by the interviews...
Identifier: CN 492
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio recordings, brochures, photographs, and a video tape relating to the ministry of William A. Drury, evangelist and youth worker with Percy Crawford, Youtharama, and Youth Haven.
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Lloyd C. Blue, in which he describes the turmoil in his early history, alcoholism, racial attitudes, military service, conversion, attending Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Los Angeles, E.V. Hill, working with Campus Crusade, impact of Bill Bright’s “Being Filled With the Holy Spirit” sermon, developing church-based program to disciple men, pastoral work, philosophy of evangelism/discipleship, discipling pastors, E.K. Bailey, Church Growth Unlimited to develop pastors,...
- Youth for Christ International. 8
- Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 7
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 6
- Graham, Billy, 6
- Rader, Paul, 6
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 6
- Crawford, Percy B. 5
- Wyrtzen, Jack, 5
- Youth for Christ/USA. 5
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 4
- Dunlop, Merrill. 4
- Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 4
- Dodds, Gilbert, 3
- Drury, William A. 3
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 3
- Jones, Bob, 3
- Jones, Clarence W. 3
- McIntire, Carl, 3
- Smith, Oswald J. 3
- Sunday, Billy, 3
- Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 3
- Trotman, Dawson E. 3
- Blanchard, Charles A. 2
- Bright, Bill. 2
- Bryan, William Jennings. 2
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
- Cook, Robert A., 2
- Davis, Ralph T. 2
- Deyneka, Peter, 1931- 2
- Fuller, Charles Edward, 2
- High School Born-Againers. 2
- Houghton, Will H. 2
- Ironside, H. A. 2
- Jaffray, Robert A. 2
- Kesler, Jay. 2
- Latham, Lance Breton, 2
- LeTourneau, Robert Gilmour, 2
- Maranatha Bible & Missionary Conference Ground (Muskegan, Mich.) 2
- McPherson, Aimee Semple, 2
- Moody Bible Institute. 2
- Perkins, John, 2
- Perkins, Vera Mae. 2
- Philpot, Ford. 2
- Pinebrook Bible Conference. 2
- Rader, Luke. 2
- Reed, Brandt. 2
- Rice, John R., 2
- Riley, W. B. 2
- Shea, George Beverly, 2
- Templeton, Charles Bradley, 2
- Voice of Calvary Ministries (U.S.) 2
- WMBI (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.) 2
- Wang, Leland. 2
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 2
- Winrod, Gerald B. 2
- Wolgemuth, Sam. 2
- World Vision International. 2
- Wright, J. Elwin. 2
- Africa Inland Mission. 1
- American Association for Jewish Evangelism. 1
- American Indian Crusade. 1
- American Messianic Fellowship. 1
- Arzoomanian, Rose. 1
- Assemblies of God. 1
- Awana Clubs International. 1
- Bailey, E. K. 1
- Barnhouse, Donald Grey 1
- Barrows, Cliff. 1
- Berry, Raymond, 1
- Bibletown Community Church (Boca Raton, Fla.) 1
- Biederwolf, William E. 1
- Bihl, Carl J. 1
- Blocher, Jacques. 1
- Blue, Lloyd C. 1
- Bollback, Harry. 1
- Borden, William. 1
- Bouslough, Betty. 1
- Bryan College. 1
- Bryant, Anita. 1
- Bubar, Paul. 1
- Buckley, R. A. 1
- Buswell, J. Oliver 1
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 1
- Campbell, Ken. 1
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 1
- Capone, Al. 1
- Cathedral of Tomorrow (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio) 1
- Cedar Lake Conference Grounds (Ind.) 1
- Chapman, J. Wilbur 1
- Chicago Gospel Mission (Ill.) 1
- Christian Business Men's Committee International. 1
- Christian Fundamentals Association. 1
- Christian Service Brigade. 1
- Church Growth Unlimited. 1
- Church of the Open Door (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
- Claus, Tom 1
- Colson, Charles W. 1
- Compassion (Organization) 1
- Cook County Jail (Ill.) 1
- Coughlin, Charles E. 1 ∧ less