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Collection 683 Papers of Rolland and Thelma Smith

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Identifier: CN-683
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...

Collection 684 Papers of Bert and Colleen Elliot

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Identifier: CN-684
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...

Collection 687 Papers of Ed and Marilou McCully

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Identifier: CN-687
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...

Collection 689 Papers of Stephen D. Morad

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Identifier: CN-689
Scope and Contents Typed manuscript of an unpublished history of the Africa Inland Church (AIC) of Kenya written by Stephen D. Morad and Shelly Arensen and a report on the results a 1993-1995 survey of the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...

Collection 693 Papers of Jim Vaus

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Identifier: CN-693
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...

Collection 698 Papers of Lois R. Ferm

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Identifier: CN-698
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...

Collection 701 Papers of Olive Fleming Liefeld

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Identifier: CN-701
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...

Collection 702 Ephemera of E. J. Pace

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Identifier: CN-702
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...

Collection 710 Records of the Chefoo Schools Association

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Identifier: CN-710
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...

Small Collection 027 Records of the Northern Canada Evangelical Mission

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Identifier: SCN-027
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.

Small Collection 028 Records of the Orinoco River Mission

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Identifier: SCN-028
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.

Small Collection 029 Records of the Far Eastern Gospel Crusade

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Identifier: SCN-029
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.

Small Collection 030 Records of the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society

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Identifier: SCN-030
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.

Small Collection 031 Records of The Evangelical Alliance Mission

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Identifier: SCN-031
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.

Small Collection 032 Records of Evangelical Missions Information Service

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Identifier: SCN-032
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.

Small Collection 036 Ephemera of Dwight L. Moody

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Identifier: SCN-036
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....

Small Collection 038 Papers of George Jeffreys

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Identifier: SCN-038
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.

Small Collection 039 Papers of Henry Hickok

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Identifier: SCN-039
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.

Small Collection 040 Ephemera of Homer Hammontree

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Identifier: SCN-040
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.

Small Collection 041 Records of Hwa Nan College

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Identifier: SCN-041
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...

Small Collection 042 Papers of Paul and Margaret Culley

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Identifier: SCN-042
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.

Small Collection 043 Records of the American Tract Society

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Identifier: SCN-043
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,...

Small Collection 044 Ephemera of Evangeline Booth

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Identifier: SCN-044
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.

Small Collection 047 Papers of Reginald Heber

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Identifier: SCN-047
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.

Small Collection 048 Papers of David Livingstone

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Identifier: SCN-048
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.

Small Collection 049 Ephemera of Robert Moffat

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Identifier: SCN-049
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.

Small Collection 050 Ephemera of Samuel Small

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Identifier: SCN-050
Scope and Contents This collection contains the second page of letter signed by evangelist Samuel White Small and portrait of him.

Small Collection 051 Papers of George Sherwood Eddy

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Identifier: SCN-051
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.

Small Collection 052 Papers of Frances E. Willard

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Identifier: SCN-052
Scope and Contents Autographed letter signed by temperance leader Frances Elizabeth Willard to unnamed correspondent commending her for her speaking ability.

Small Collection 053 Ephemera of Samuel M. Sayford

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Identifier: SCN-053
Scope and Contents Card announcing an evangelistic meeting at the Dudley Street Baptist Church held by Samuel Sayford.

Small Collection 054 Papers of George Muller

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Identifier: SCN-054
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.

Small Collection 055 Papers of William W. Sweet

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Identifier: SCN-055
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.

Small Collection 056 Papers of William Buell Sprague

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Identifier: SCN-056
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.

Small Collection 057 Ephemera of Ira Sankey

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Identifier: SCN-057
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...

Small Collection 058 Ephemera of Adoniram Judson

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Identifier: SCN-058
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.

Small Collection 059 Ephemera of Matthew Wilks

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Identifier: SCN-059
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

Small Collection 060 Ephemera of Robert M. Green

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Identifier: SCN-060
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.

Small Collection 061 Papers of Charles Blanchett

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Identifier: SCN-061
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.

Small Collection 062 Papers of Gideon Hawley

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Identifier: SCN-062
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.

Small Collection 063 Papers of Willis Green

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Identifier: SCN-063
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.

Small Collection 064 Papers of S. W. Colburn

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Identifier: SCN-064
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.

Small Collection 065 Papers of Joseph K. Wright

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Identifier: SCN-065
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.

Small Collection 066 Papers of Mary Jane Wilson

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Identifier: SCN-066
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.

Small Collection 067 Ephemera of David J. Ranney

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Identifier: SCN-067
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.

Small Collection 068 Ephemera of Bowdoin Square Tabernacle

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Identifier: SCN-068
Scope and Contents This collection contains a postcard with photograph announcing meetings conducted by Rev. Charles E. Eaton at the Bowdoin Square Tabernacle.

Small Collection 070 Ephemera of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions

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Identifier: SCN-070
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.

Small Collection 071 Papers of Alfred Goodrich

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Identifier: SCN-071
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.

Small Collection 072 Ephemera of Jonathan Edwards

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Identifier: SCN-072
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...

Small Collection 073 Papers of Jack Shuler

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Identifier: SCN-073
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.

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Church and state 133
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Women -- Religious life. 131
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Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 77
Christianity and culture. 74
Children of missionaries. 73
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World War, 1939-1945. 59
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Children of missionaries 45
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Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 41
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Evangelistic invitations. 40
Preaching. 40
Youth 40
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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
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Radio in religion. 34
African Americans -- Social conditions. 33
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Mass media in religion -- United States. 33
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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
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Names
Wheaton College (Ill.) 147
Graham, Billy, 97
Wheaton College (Ill.). 61
China Inland Mission. 49
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 46
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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
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