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Scope and Contents Newsletters, prayer letters, fund-raising and promotional material, donor correspondence, pamphlets, blueprints, maps, personal correspondence, programs, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, radio program scripts, and photographs relating to the Smith’s missionary work among the Cree First Nations in Alberta, Canada (1945-1960). The collection also contains camp meeting itineraries, newspaper clippings, financial reports, brochures and directories relating to Sebring Interdenominational Camp in...
Scope and Contents Correspondence and photographs of Bert and Colleen Elliot, Plymouth Brethren missionaries to Peru from 1949 to 2012. Correspondence is by and large written by Colleen Elliot to her parents and sister. Topics covered include reflections on cultural and spiritual differences between the United States and Peru, the challenges of missionary life and language divides, interactions with missionaries from different denominations, medical work in rural areas, evangelism, and the spiritual development...
Scope and Contents Journal, correspondence, manuscript, audio tapes, photographs and other materials relating to the life and ministry of Ed and Marilou McCully, Plymouth Brethren Missionaries in Ecuador. The materials document Ed Mc Cully's education (including at Wheaton College), successes in oratorical competition, courtship of Marilou Hobolth, their work in Ecuador as Plymouth Brethren missionaries, his death at the hands of Waorani tribespeople, and Marilou McCully’s subsequent involvement in documenting...
Scope and Contents Typed manuscript of an unpublished history of the Africa Inland Church (AIC) of Kenya written by Stephen D. Morad and Shelly Arensen and a report on the results a 1993-1995 survey of the AIC.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]Date Range: circa 1995-1996Volume: .25 cubic feet, 1 Box...
Scope and Contents Newsletters, oral history transcripts, manuscripts, correspondence, slides, photographs, audio recordings, and films relating to Jim Vaus’ youth ministry work in East Harlem, NY and later youth camp ministries in New York and California and internationally with the Missionary Communication Service. The collection also contains material on Jim Vaus’ work as a wiretapper for the Los Angeles mob prior to his conversion to Christianity at the 1949 Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade, and the 1955 film...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and other documents relating to Lois R. Ferm’s work as a personal assistant to Billy Graham and particularly relating to the Billy Graham Center, Graham’s personal library, and the BGEA Oral History Project.This collection consists of materials documenting Ferm’s work as a personal assistant to Billy Graham and Resource Coordinator of the BGEA. Although there are a few earlier items, almost everything in collection dates from 1970 or later. The...
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, reports, transcripts, photographs, photo albums, and other materials from the papers of Olive Liefeld relating to her first husband, Peter Fleming, their work as missionaries in Ecuador among the Quichua people, his death along with four other missionaries at the hands of Waorani tribesmen in 1956, the continuing development of that story in terms of the impact of the men's deaths on American evangelicalism and the growth of a Christian community among the...
Scope and Contents Copies of hundreds of E. J. Pace's cartoons, which applied a Protestant Fundamentalist theology to living the Christian life, the nature of God, and moral issues in the first half of the twentieth century in the United States. The collection consists mainly of lantern slides meant to be used in conjunction with prepared sermons, but there are also tracts and cartoons.Arrangement: The paper records are arranged alphabetically by folder title; the lantern...
Scope and Contents The China Inland Mission (later the Overseas Missionary Fellowship) founded a school for the children of Western missionaries in Chefoo, China called the Chefoo School. During World War II, the mission started similar schools in other parts of China and in India. After 1951, when the mission was forced out of China, the mission had similar schools in Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan and the Philippines. They were always called Chefoo Schools. The Chefoo Schools Association was a society for...
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.
Scope and Contents Report written by Osborne Buchanan of the National Liberty Foundation on the status and future of the 3-year old Evangelical Missions Information Service. Document summarizes EMIS history and makes recommendations for increasing its usefulness with support from National Liberty Foundation, by developing a research center or provide research services for mission agencies. Report written in response to recommendation of mission executives at Colorado Springs meeting in early 1967.
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous collection of items by or about evangelist Dwight L. Moody, including letters, newspaper clippings, photos, handbills, and a phonograph record collected from varies sources. There are several items written by Moody about his work and activities.There are six Moody letters (folder 1-1), both handwritten and typed, three of which ask for funds for the Northfield Schools and one for the work in Liverpool, England. The letters were addressed to Mr. Trowbridge, Mr. Henry W....
Scope and Contents Two letters by British evangelist George Jeffreys to a Rev. Glasnant Jones. The letters are brief but contain some comments on the evangelistic meeting Jeffreys was holding.
Scope and Contents Commission for home mission work issued to Hickok by the Board of Mission of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America. Document details the length of his service, compensation, conduct and activity expected of him, and plans for giving aid to the Board and for correspondence between presbyteries and the Board.
Scope and Contents Photographs of Homer Hammontree, 1901 report card, article on his ordination, obituaries, and letter written about him after his death by Howard Hermansen and Paul Beckwith, which includes a tribute by Wilbur M. Smith.
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter, several articles, and photographs, which contain information about the college or people connected with the college. The letter is dated 1930 and is by missionary Dorothea Keeney. She describes the inauguration of the college's first Chinese president, Lucy C. Wang; the school's commencement; and a wedding of one of the staff. One of the articles is by Lucy Wang and from the July 31 issue of Woman's Missionary Friend. It gives...
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter and an article. Materials describe the Culley's experiences among the Kopauko tribe and Zungonao clan in New Guinea in 1940.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a few handwritten letters of the American Tract Society dealing mostly with activities of the Society in New York and Eastern Canada. Most of the correspondence is between the Rochester, Niagara and Toronto Societies; however, there is one interesting note from London. Another unusual item was an enclosure in a handbill announcing the services of one Rev. Bliss, who conducted seminars on "God's Providential Care of our Country..." Correspondents include Robert Sharp,...
Scope and Contents Letters written by Evangeline Booth during her service as Field Commissioner of The Salvation Army in the United States. Correspondence concerns actual or potential contributors. Also includes a printed card with autograph, July 22, 1936, and a newspaper clipping advertising free Christmas dinners in 1910.
Scope and Contents Manuscript of a sermon delivered by Heber of the Anglican Church to clergy in his diocese of Calcutta, India, describing the missionary situation in India.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter written by David Livingstone to John Kirk, outlining some of the conditins of an expedition they were planning to Africa.
Scope and Contents Letter, autograph and print. Letter (1871) to Mr. Bergne regarding the slow proceedings of Bergne's committee and Moffat's great expenses while working on his translation of the Old Testament. Print is of Moffat.
Scope and Contents This collection contains the second page of letter signed by evangelist Samuel White Small and portrait of him.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a typed letter and envelope signed by Eddy to W.W. Lockwood of Shanghai, introducing Frederick W. Roman who was on a fact-finding tour of the Far East.
Scope and Contents Autographed letter signed by temperance leader Frances Elizabeth Willard to unnamed correspondent commending her for her speaking ability.
Scope and Contents Card announcing an evangelistic meeting at the Dudley Street Baptist Church held by Samuel Sayford.
Scope and Contents This collection contains two notes written by George Muller near the end of his life. One letter is to Arthur Tappan Pierson, containing a brief acknowledgement and personal message, including obituary of Muller's wife, Susannah Grace Muller. The other contains condolences to an unknown correspondent.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from William Warren Sweet to Oscar Joseph concerning the publication of Sweet's book The Story of Religion in America.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from William Buell Sprague to Rev. Sulete, thanking him for donating several pamphlets to Sprague's collection of theological materials.
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials by or about Ira David Sankey, including an undated autograph with an inscription, "Hallelujah What a Savior"; a letter dated January 15, 1894, from Sankey to a friend sending a requested autographed letter by Dwight L. Moody; a letter from Sankey to Edward Bok dated April 9, 1887, concerning Sankey's contribution to a volume eulogizing Rev. Henry Ward Beecher--an accompanying essay contains Sankey's impressions and opinions of Beecher; and a portrait...
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters from Edward Judson, theologian, pastor and son of Adoniram Judson, to G.W. Freeman about building a memorial in New York City to his father, the first American foreign missionary.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter written by Matthew Wilks to Rev. A.J. Roberts from London regarding a future visit and a biographical sketch of Wilks written by J. L. Dandy dated February 1829
Scope and Contents This collection contains a small card advertising a series of revival meetings by evangelist Robert M. Green at the Methodist Episcopal Church in Barnegat, New Jersey.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a booklet of nine watercolor sketches illustrating a three-verse limerick written in English but lettered in a verticle stylistic Chinese script; was presented to Charles Isaac Blanchett (1875-1933) upon his arrival in Pakhoi, China (near Hong Kong), to work with the Church Missionary Society. The booklet depicts an imaginary world in which Blanchett and his colleague, Bishop Rt. Rev. G.H. Landers (bishop of Hong Kong) are ambushed by hungry cannibals.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from Gideon Hawley to Rev. Mr. Dunster consoling him on the imminent death of of Dunster's wife, as well as a short note from Hawley to Captain David Allen.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter by Willis Green in Lodiana, India, to his brother, Joshua Green in the U.S., describing scenery and people of India as well as comments on problems in the church in America and India.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter written by S.W. Colburn to Mrs. Mary Gerish describing the purpose of the Palestine Missionary Society, asking for financial and prayer support.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from Joseph Kingsburg Wight to his brother, William Wight, describing his sea voyage to China, the condition of Shanghai, missionary endeavors in China and the Taiping Rebellion.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter describing missionaries Daniel Lindley and Henry Venable attempts to establish a mission station in a southern Africa territory under the protection of a tribal chief, local marriage customs, severe drought and impressions of Robert Moffat, Robert Hamilton and Roger Edwards.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a promotional card with photograph announcing a missionary meeting under YMCA auspices in New York City at which David James Ranney related his experiences.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a postcard with photograph announcing meetings conducted by Rev. Charles E. Eaton at the Bowdoin Square Tabernacle.
Scope and Contents This collection contains engraved certificates for contributions, biography of missionary of Harriet Newell, historical sketch of mission work in Micronesia, Sunday school exercise on Africa (1917), letter from John and Margaret Miller (missionaries in India), Congregational Home Missionary Society 75th anniversary program booklet, and letter regarding 1848 ABCFM meeting in Boston.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from Alfred Goodrich to Martin Hogan including descriptions of Alexander Campbell and 300 conversions resulting from meetings conducted by a Mr. Avery.
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection contain Northampton church meeting minutes, a receipt page, and engraved print. Meeting minutes consist of four hand-written documents. The first, dated 1 May 1748, concerns a mistaken payment source for Edwards’ salary, which was corrected to be drawn from the proper treasury. The second document, dated January 1749-1750 records the appointment of a committee to confer with Edwards and to travel to Boston to obtain more information regarding Edwards’ book on...
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook containing brochures, posters, and newspaper clippings used in the 1951 "Key to Life" evangelistic campaign of evangelist Jack Shuler, held in Grand Rapids, Michigan; sponsored by the Christian Businessmen's Committee of Grand Rapids.
- Repository: Billy Graham Center Archives X
- Evangelistic work 434
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions 259
- Missionaries 218
- Conversion. 188
- Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 163
- Evangelistic work -- United States. 162
- Church and state 133
- Women 133
- Women -- Religious life. 131
- Women in missionary work. 124
- Missions 122
- Christian education 114
- Evangelicalism 114
- Christian life. 113
- Bible 108
- Language in missionary work. 105
- Indigenous church administration 100
- Missionaries -- Training of 100
- Catholic Church. 83
- Evangelicalism -- United States. 83
- Christian leadership. 80
- Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 77
- Christianity and culture. 74
- Children of missionaries. 73
- Church and social problems 72
- Religious institutions. 69
- Medical care 68
- Communism 66
- Conversion 64
- Evangelistic work -- China. 63
- Persecution 62
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- China. 59
- Christian literature 59
- Tribes 59
- World War, 1939-1945. 59
- Family. 58
- Education 57
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Educational work. 56
- Sermons, American. 56
- Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 55
- Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 53
- African Americans 52
- Evangelistic sermons. 51
- Theology 49
- Communism -- China. 48
- Missions, Medical 48
- Bible colleges 45
- Children of missionaries 45
- College students 45
- Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 44
- Church and social problems -- United States. 44
- Radio in religion 44
- Church work with youth 43
- Muslims 43
- Sex role 43
- Evangelistic work -- China 42
- Pentecostalism 42
- Animism 41
- Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 41
- Mass media in religion 41
- Rural missions 41
- Church growth 40
- City missions 40
- Evangelistic invitations. 40
- Preaching. 40
- Youth 40
- Fundamentalism 38
- Evangelistic work -- China -- History 37
- Fundamentalism -- United States. 37
- Prayer. 37
- Revivals 37
- Bible -- Study and teaching. 36
- Children. 36
- Missions -- China. 36
- Radio in missionary work. 36
- Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions -- Finance. 35
- Church and social problems. 35
- Great Britain 35
- Worship. 35
- Bible -- Translating. 34
- Culture shock. 34
- Racism 34
- Radio in religion. 34
- African Americans -- Social conditions. 33
- Evangelicalism. 33
- Mass media in religion -- United States. 33
- Radio in religion -- United States. 33
- African Americans -- Religious life. 32
- China. 32
- Christian education -- United States. 32
- Church and state -- United States. 32
- Church development, New. 32
- Missions -- Educational work. 31
- Race relations. 31
- Baptists 30
- Christianity and culture 30
- Fund raising. 30
- Missionaries -- Training of -- United States. 30
- Theological seminaries 30
- Boarding schools 29 ∧ less
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 147
- Graham, Billy, 97
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 61
- China Inland Mission. 49
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 46
- Moody Bible Institute. 46
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 42
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 33
- Sunday, Billy, 32
- Africa Inland Mission. 27
- Islam 27
- Rader, Paul, 27
- Youth for Christ International. 27
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 24
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 22
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 21
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 21
- National Association of Evangelicals. 21
- Moody Bible Institute 20
- Sudan Interior Mission. 20
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 19
- Henry, Carl F. H. 19
- Perkins, John, 19
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 19
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 18
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 18
- Rodeheaver, Homer A. 18
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 17
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 17
- Jones, Clarence W. 17
- Armerding, Hudson T. 16
- Catholic Church 16
- McIntire, Carl, 16
- Taylor, Clyde W. 16
- World Council of Churches. 16
- Elliot, Jim, 15
- Latin America Mission. 15
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 15
- Ockenga, Harold John, 15
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 15
- Wyrtzen, Jack, 15
- Bright, Bill. 14
- Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 14
- Stam, John Cornelius, 14
- Africa Inland Church. 13
- Blanchard, Charles A. 13
- Crawford, Percy B. 13
- Ford, Leighton. 13
- Fuller, Charles Edward, 13
- Howard, David M. 13
- Ironside, H. A. 13
- Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 13
- Jones, Bob, 13
- Plymouth Brethren. 13
- Smith, Oswald J. 13
- Colson, Charles W. 12
- Fuller Theological Seminary. 12
- Mission Aviation Fellowship. 12
- Smith, Gipsy, 12
- Voice of Calvary Ministries (U.S.) 12
- Barrows, Cliff. 11
- Dain, Arthur John, 11
- Dunlop, Merrill. 11
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 11
- Graham, Ruth Bell. 11
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 11
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 11
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 11
- Jesus Christ 11
- Padilla, C. Rene. 11
- Palau, Luis, 11
- Skinner, Tom, 11
- Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 11
- Wright, J. Elwin. 11
- Africa Inland Mission, International. 10
- Assemblies of God. 10
- Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 10
- Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 10
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 10
- Glasser, Arthur F. 10
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 10
- McCully, Theodore Edward, 10
- Nixon, Richard M. 10
- Torrey, R. A. 10
- Trotman, Dawson E. 10
- Coggins, Wade T. 9
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 9
- Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 9
- Fleming, Peter, 9
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 9
- McPherson, Aimee Semple, 9
- National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 9
- Pacific Garden Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 9
- Rift Valley Academy (Kijabe, Kenya) 9
- Taylor, James Hudson, 9
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 9
- Weary, Dolphus, 9
- Woods, C. Stacey, 9
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 8
- Bryan, William Jennings. 8 ∧ less