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Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Doris Gould Schneider (1922-2009) in which she describes her family background; conversion to Christianity; preaching of John R. Rice; education at Moody Bible Institute; marriage; missionary work in Morocco; the role of women in Muslim society; raising children on the mission field; overthrow of the French protectorate; the family's move to Spain; cultural difference between Arabs and Berbers; public health in Morocco; return to the United States in 1982; views on...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Elizabeth Quackenbush Stough (1913-2009) in which she discusses her parents, childhood, education, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, call to be a missionary, joining Africa Inland Mission, travel to Africa, work in French Equatorial Africa, evangelistic field trips, her husband Paul Stough, her work among women in the Belgian Congo, the growth of the Africa Inland Church, the independence of the Congo, the Congolese civil war and Simba uprising, the...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and a manuscript translated by W. Arthur Saunders, relating to Saunder’s missionary service in China with China Inland Mission and Overseas Missionary Fellowship from 1930 to 1987. The interview describes his childhood in England, emigration to New Zealand, training at the New Zealand Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, going to China in 1930, evangelistic work in south Gansu province, the work of Chinese evangelists, worship services in Gansu churches,...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul A. Contento in which he discusses his childhood, conversion, attendance at Moody Bible Institute, going to China in 1928 as a China Inland Mission worker, evangelistic work in Ningxia province (Inner Mongolia) and work among university students in southwest and northwest China, founding of the Inter-Varsity student movements in China, Singapore and Vietnam; Calvin Chao; the Sino-Japanese war; the communist takeover in China; founding of Singapore Bible College;...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Stella Kasirye in which she describes her childhood in Uganda; her conversion to Christian faith while at school; her involvement in programs to reach street children; her efforts to develop programs of AIDS education and care among college students and the country at large, and observations on the church in Uganda and missionary efforts there. The time period covered by the interviews is 1965 to 1993.Stella Kasirye was interviewed by Robert Shuster in...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Geraldine Julia (Hinote) Phillips (19132-2000) in which she describes her family background, conversion to Christianity after listening to Gypsy Smith on the radio; education at BIOLA and Columbia Bible College, work at the Rehoboth Mission in Kentucky from 1934-1939, joining Sudan Interior Mission (SIM), travel to Africa in 1943, and the beginning of her work among the Dinka people in southern Sudan. Other topics discussed include: Phillips work with the Rehoboth...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ian M. Hay in which he describes his childhood; missionary parents and their work in Nigeria; Hay's spiritual growth and call to missions; education and training for missionary work; Sudan Interior Mission (later renamed SIM International) for which he worked (as a missionary, administrative executive and director); missionary work in Nigeria; indigenous church administration (particularly in the Evangelical Church of West Africa or ECWA); Other topics discussed...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Barbara Lynn (Miner) Collins in which she describes her childhood; family's religious background; conversion to Christianity; spiritual development in college and young professional life; acceptance as a missionary by Africa Inland Mission (AIM); arrival on the mission field in Kenya; work among the Rendile and Kikuyu peoples; raising children on the mission field; development of women's program at Africa Inland Church Missionary College; work among women refugees in...
Identifier: CN 509
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Evelyn Mildred Camp (1915-1999), missionary work in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) with Africa Inland Mission (AIM) from 1944 to 1961. Topics discussed include Camp's experience as a child of missionaries, her missionary work in schools for boys and girls at Oicha and Blukwa AIM stations, her family's economic hardships, furloughs, the social life of missionary children, education at Rethy Academy, call to missionary work, training at Columbia...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Erik Stanley Barnett (1910-2006) in which he describes his childhood in Kenya as the son of missionary parents; his own work in that country as pastor, church planter, educator and administrator with Africa Inland Mission (AIM); the internal developments of AIM and of the Africa Inland Church in Kenya during the twentieth century. Other topics discussed include: his parents’ missionary service in Kenya among the Maasai people; changes in AIM missionary training over...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview in which John Raymond Stauffacher in which he describes his childhood in Kenya, missionary parents John and Florence Stauffacher, his brother Claudon, missions in Kenya, the Masai people, Mrs. Westervelt and the Westervelt Home, studying and teaching at Rift Valley Academy, Charles Hurlburt, the Mau Mau Rebellion, Great Britain's colonial administration of Kenya, Christian life, conversion, missionary call, language learning and missionary work with Africa Inland Mission...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jarbas Da Silva in which he discusses his childhood in San Paulo, Brazil; conversion to Christianity; Baptist Bible College; Russell Shedd; joining the Africa Inland Mission as a missionary to Mozambique; strengths and weaknesses of the church in Brazil; first impressions of Mozambique; the development of Sofala Bible Institute Beira City, Mozambique; strengths and weaknesses of the church in Mozambique; aftermath of the civil war; his perspective on the need for...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and one folder containing reports, correspondence, and newsletters. Materials describe White’s family background, conversion, education at Moody Bible Institute and Wheaton College, marriage, activities as an Army chaplain's assistant in Germany, and missionary work in Austria for Greater Europe Mission.Donald E. White was interviewed by Robert Shuster on January 29, 1996, at the Archives of the Billy Graham Center. The events described in the interview cover...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Ruby Beatrice (Arnold) Maynard (1912-1998), medical missionary in Tanzania from 1938-1984 with Africa Inland Mission. Topics discussed include Maynard's childhood; conversion; education at Moody Bible Institute; managing the hospital and leprosarium in Tanzania; the development of the African Inland Church in Tanzania; Dr. Nina Maynard's work at the Kolo Ndoto hospital; Ruby Maynard's marriage to station supervisor, William Maynard; challenges of missionary life;...
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, booklets, correspondence, lecture notes, manuscript, newspaper clippings, outlines of lectures, photo albums, photographs, prayer letters, reports, research notes, scrapbooks, and travel brochures documenting the missionary service of Marguerite (Goodner) Owen and her husband Henry "Harry", missionaries to China with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship), 1933-1941, 1947-1951. Includes information on the Harry's work as OMF representative and...
Identifier: CN 545
Scope and Contents One oral history interview, one videotape, one radio interview, one photograph, and prayer letters related to the ministry of Jacqueline Huggins, missionary and Bible translator with Wycliffe Bible Translators among the Kagayanen people of the Philippines.The recordings, comprising the majority of the collection, consist of an oral history with Huggins (see detailed description which follows) and of the radio program Family Portraits segment hosted by...
Scope and Contents Address books, articles, autograph books, birthday book, correspondence, diaries, documents, journals, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, notebooks, photographs, prayer letters, scrapbooks, sermon notes, songbooks, and testimony which document the Howes' work as China Inland Mission (CIM) missionaries in China from 1925 through 1945, and their work at CIM (later Overseas Missionary Fellowship) office in Chicago and Headquarters in Philadelphia before they retired in 1965. Their correspondence...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, photographs, correspondence, reports, minutes, budgets, pamphlets, and manuscripts relating to Gustav H.W. Norton's (1915-2017) work as an administrator and professor of theology and missiology at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Wheaton College, as well as his involvement with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Evangelical Literature Overseas, and Mid-American Keswick. The collection documents Norton’s childhood, education, and career as professor of missions...
Scope and Contents This collection contains a handbook created by the Northern Canada Evangelical Mission orient missionaries and candidates to NCEM's procedures and expectations for raising financial support from churches, filing reports, behavior on the field, and writing letters to supporters.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a handbook given to Orinoco River Mission candidates and missionaries to acquaint them with the mission's rules and regulations. Also contains specific information useful to missionaries in Venezuela.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a handbook for missionaries and candidates of the Far Eastern Gospel Crusade to orient them to the mission's goals and procedures. Volume contains constitution and by-laws, a statement of principle and practices, bibliographies, and other information on the Philippines and Japan. Also included is a draft of the constitution of the Far Eastern Gospel Crusade.
Scope and Contents This collection contains an orientation handbook for missionaries and candidates created by the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. The manual describes the Society's background, constitution, doctrinal statement, expectations for missionaries, and personnel policies.
Scope and Contents This collection contains an orientation handbook created by The Evangelical Alliance Mission for TEAM missionaries and candidates to orient them to the mission's goals, methods, and policies. The manual outlines regulations related to fundraising, visas and overseas travel, health and country-specific information. Also included is information on TEAM's Medical Aid Fund and a letter explaining TEAM's procedure for reviewing candidiates for mission fields.
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 57
- China Inland Mission. 23
- Moody Bible Institute. 21
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 21
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 20
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 14
- Graham, Billy, 14
- Islam 14
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 14
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 11
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 11
- Sudan Interior Mission. 11
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 10
- Moody Bible Institute 10
- Stam, John Cornelius, 10
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 9
- Africa Inland Mission. 8
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 8
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 6
- Mission Aviation Fellowship. 6
- Blanchard, Charles A. 5
- Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 5
- Elliot, Jim, 5
- Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 5
- Frizen, E. L. 5
- Houghton, Frank, 5
- Kane, J. Herbert. 5
- McCully, Theodore Edward, 5
- Plymouth Brethren. 5
- Straw, Darien A. 5
- World Council of Churches. 5
- Youth for Christ International. 5
- Adeney, David H. 4
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 4
- Africa Inland Church. 4
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 4
- Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 4
- Coptic Church. 4
- Crossett, Margaret E. 4
- Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 4
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 4
- Evangelical Literature Overseas. 4
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 4
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 4
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 4
- McGavran, Donald A. 4
- McIntire, Carl, 4
- Mixter, Russell Lowell, 4
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 4
- Princeton Theological Seminary. 4
- Rift Valley Academy (Kijabe, Kenya) 4
- SEND International. 4
- Saint, Nathaniel, 4
- Schoerner, Otto Frederick. 4
- Torrey, Edith C. 4
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 4
- Zhongguo guo min dang. 4
- Africa Inland Mission, International. 3
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 3
- Armerding, Hudson T. 3
- Association of Church Missions Committees. 3
- Barnett, Erik S. 3
- Bell, L. Nelson 3
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 3
- Bingham, Rowland V., 3
- Buker, Raymond B. 3
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 3
- Christian Medical Society. 3
- Coggins, Wade T. 3
- Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 3
- Crossett, Vincent L. 3
- Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 3
- Far Eastern Gospel Crusade. 3
- Fleming, Peter, 3
- Frame, Helen. 3
- Gospel Missionary Union. 3
- Gospel Recordings, Inc. 3
- Haile Selassie 3
- Hendrix, Olan. 3
- Hockman, Robert William, 3
- Hoste, Dixon Edward. 3
- Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions. 3
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 3
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 3
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association. 3
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 3
- Kane, Winnifred Mary Shepherd, 3
- Kato, Byang H. 3
- League of Evangelical Students. 3
- Leedy, John W. 3
- Machen, J. Gresham 3
- McQuilkin, Robert Crawford, 3
- Mellis, Charles. 3
- Missionary Internship. 3
- Nida, Eugene Albert, 3
- Norton, Hugo Wilbert, 3
- Orthodoxos Ekklesia tes Hellados. 3
- Page, Isaac. 3
- Parrott, Grady. 3
- Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 3 ∧ less