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Identifier: CN 005
Scope and Contents Correspondence, clippings, reports, financial records, press releases, promotional material, forms, newsletters, and oral history interviews relating to Vernon W. Patterson's (1892-1991) active participation and leadership in evangelistic activities in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area. The papers focus particularly on his involvement in various evangelical lay organizations and other institutions and the early career of Billy Graham. The interviews were recorded on 3/4/85 and 3/5/85 and...
Dates: Created: 1900-1985
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, negatives, and photographs relating to Susan Bartel's service with the China Mennonite Mission Society for over 20 years in the Shantung Province of China. Topics covered by the interviews include: Bartel's youth, conversion to Christianity, education, marriage to Loyal Bartel, and mission work in China; World War II; Japanese occupation of China; arrest and imprisonment of Loyal; life under the Chinese communists after World War II, Loyal’s imprisonment and Susan’s...
Dates: Created: 1932-1979
Identifier: CN 095
Scope and Contents Films, including a home movie, microfilm of scrapbooks, notebooks, clippings, and sermons of William Bell Riley, noted Fundamentalist, Baptist minister, theologian,and founder and president of of Northwestern Bible School in Minnesota.
Dates: Created: 1903-1945
Identifier: CN 249
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, prayer letters, and photographs related to the missionary service of Myron and Elizabeth Harrison with Overseas Missionary Fellowship in the Philippines from 1967-1990.Series: Audio TapesOne oral history interview each with Myron and Elizabeth Harrison. Topics discussed in the interviews include missionary call, appointment and assignments in the Philippines with Overseas Missionary Fellowship, family life, the culture...
Dates: Created: 1967-1993
Scope and Contents Letters with some translation, photographs, a Lisu translation of the New Testament, combined catechism and hymnbook in the Atsi Kachin language, slides, and four oral history interviews all related to Jennie Fitzwilliam's mission work with Overseas Missionary Fellowship (formerly China Inland Mission) among the Lisu and Kachin peoples in southern China along the Burmese border. Included are recollections of Fitzwilliam's husband, Francis, J.O. Fraser and the early history of missionary work...
Dates: Created: 1985
Scope and Contents Correspondence, form letters, financial and statistical reports, minutes, memos and promotional material related to IFMA administration and its service to its member missions.The files on IFMA members and numerous other Christian agencies predominate. Also includes series of maps of Latin American countries identifying nondenominational and denominational mission activity. Numerous mission-related subjects are documented. Persons prominently featured include Jack Frizen, Billy...
Dates: Created: 1934-1983, n.d.
Identifier: CN 413
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Matthew Parker in which he describes his childhood, family, education, conversion, study at Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music and work/study at Wheaton College, ministry with Campus Crusade in its sports ministry and with Overseas Crusades sports evangelism ministry (Venture for Victory w/ Bud Schaeffer), the 1984 and 1986 National Summits on Black Church Development, the Atlanta '88 Congress on Evangelizing Black America, the Afro-American community, white...
Dates: Created: 1989
Identifier: CN 414
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, papers and speech manuscripts relating to the ministry of Wade T. Coggins, Christian worker with the Christian and Missionary Alliance and the Evangelical Foreign Mission Association.
Dates: Created: 1964-1990
Identifier: CN 415
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, prayer letters, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and articles relating to the ministry of Bonnie G. Stuckless and her husband Donald Stuckless, missionaries in Colombia, Panama, and Spain with the Assemblies of God from 1970 to 1992.[NOTE: In the Scope and Content description, the notation "folder 2-5" means box 2, folder 5.]Series: Audio TapesTwo oral history...
Dates: Created: 1969-1992
Identifier: CN 419
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Crawford Wheeler Loritts, Jr., in which he discusses his childhood; family; conversion; education at Philadelphia College of Bible; perception of racial conditions as he experienced them; evangelistic ministry; church planting projects with of Black Evangelistic Enterprise in Canton, Mississippi, and with Tony Evans in Dallas Other topics discussed include: American Missionary Fellowship; Tony Evans; Here's Life Black America; Bill...
Dates: Created: 1989-1990
Identifier: CN 427
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Americo Saavedra,a Peruvian-born missionary working with HCJB in Ecuador, in which he describes his childhood, family, conversion, Catholicism in Peru and Ecuador, radio station HCJB and its ministry, Quito, Ecuador, his decision to be a missionary, employment with Wycliffe Bible Translators in Peru. Other topics include his education at Moody Bible Institute, Christian education in Ecuador, informal education, Summer Institute of Linguistics, the state of the...
Dates: Created: 1990
Identifier: CN 432
Scope and Contents This collection consists of an oral history interview with Vernon C. Watford and a video tape titled "Triple C Bible Camp." The video depicts activities at the Triple C Bible Camp, such as Bible study groups, singing, swimming, games, and campfires, with comments about the camp by supporters, workers, attendees, and parents. This camp was founded by the Watford and his wife. The oral history interiew includes information on Watford's family, childhood, conversion, education at Washington Bible...
Dates: Created: 1990
Identifier: CN 443
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with William Leonard Simmer (1929-2015) in which he discusses his childhood, years in the United States Air Force, conversion to Christianity, education at Washington Bible College, and the development of Good News Jail and Prison ministry. Other topics discussed include: Carl Henry, Grady Wilson, and the BGEA 1960 Washington, DC, Crusade. The time period covered by the interviews is 1929 to 1991.William Leonard Simmer was interviewed by Robert Shuster on June...
Dates: Created: 1991
Identifier: CN 461
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John David Ellison (1925-1998) in which he talks about his parents' work as missionaries for the Christian and Missionary Alliance (CMA) in French Indochina (now Vietnam) between 1924 and 1940; his own missionary training at Nyack Institute; his and his wife's work in Thailand among Cambodians from 1950 through 1980; and his work in the United States among Cambodian refugees. Other topics discussed include internment by the Japanese in December 1941; methods of...
Dates: Created: 1992
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with William E. Pannell in which he describes his childhood in Michigan, his family, conversion as a teenager, his growing awareness of racism in America and especially its influence on American Christianity, education at Fort Wayne Bible College, involvement with the Brethren Assemblies, the part preaching has played in his life, the divide between urban and suburban culture and its impact on black and white churches and institutions, his work with Youth for Christ, the...
Dates: Created: 1995-2007
Identifier: CN 514
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, questionnaires, reports, videos, and other materials relating to spontaneous revivals on Wheaton College campus in the twentieth century. There are restrictions on some material in this collection. The collection primarily documents the March 1995 revival at the College, largely through oral history interviews conducted during or shortly after the event; also included are thirteen follow-up interviews conducted two years after the revival.
Dates: Created: 1936-1997; Other: Majority of material found in 1994-1995
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...
Dates: Created: 1985-1997
Identifier: CN 561
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Charles Conrad Kay in which he describes his family background, interest in music, conversion at the age of 24, first steps in the Christian faith, his early ministry in Europe on a short-term program with Greater Europe Mission, marriage, education at Moody Bible Institute, ministry at Cook County Jail, joining the Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM), raising support, and the Kays’ first term as missionaries in France from 1994 to 1999. The events described in the...
Dates: Created: 1998
Identifier: CN 562
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...
Dates: Created: 1899-1993
- Subject: Bible colleges -- United States X
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 7
- Moody Bible Institute. 5
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 4
- Bright, Bill. 3
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 3
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 3
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 3
- Fort Wayne Bible College (Ind.) 3
- Graham, Billy, 3
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 3
- Association of Church Missions Committees. 2
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 2
- Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 2
- China Inland Mission. 2
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 2
- Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 2
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 2
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 2
- Frizen, E. L. 2
- Henry, Carl F. H. 2
- Institute for Black Family Development (Detroit, Mich.) 2
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 2
- McGavran, Donald A. 2
- Moody Bible Institute 2
- Philadelphia College of the Bible. 2
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 2
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 2
- Advent Christian Church. 1
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
- Africa Inland Mission. 1
- African Enterprise. 1
- American Leprosy Missions. 1
- American Missionary Fellowship. 1
- American Sunday-School Union. 1
- Anderson, Ken. 1
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
- Armerding, Carl, 1
- Armerding, Hudson T. 1
- Armstrong, John H. 1
- Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 1
- Asher, Virginia Healey, 1
- Assemblies of God 1
- Assemblies of God. 1
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 1
- Athletes in Action. 1
- Awana Clubs International. 1
- Aylward, Gladys, 1
- Babbage, Stuart Barton. 1
- Bartel, Loyal. 1
- Bartel, Susan Schultz. 1
- Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
- Bennett, Walter F., 1
- Beougher, Timothy K. 1
- Bethel Bible Institute (Armenia, Colombia) 1
- Bible Christian Union 1
- Black Evangelistic Enterprise. 1
- Blue, Lloyd C. 1
- Borden, William. 1
- Bright, Vonette Z. 1
- Bryan College. 1
- Bryan, William Jennings. 1
- Buker, Raymond B. 1
- Businessmen's Evangelistic Clubs. 1
- Cassidy, Michael. 1
- Cedine Bible Mission. 1
- Center for Black Church Development (Detroit, Mich.) 1
- Center for Church Communications (Quito, Ecuador) 1
- Chapei Civil Assembly Center (Shanghai, China) 1
- Chapman, J. Wilbur 1
- Chick Publications 1
- China Mennonite Mission Society. 1
- Christian Business Men's Committee International. 1
- Christian Committee of Concern. 1
- Christian Fundamentals Association. 1
- Christian Men's Evangelistic Clubs. 1
- Christian Nationals Evangelism Commission, Inc. 1
- Church of the Resurrection of Illinois. 1
- Cleaver, Eldridge, 1
- Coggins, Wade T. 1
- Coleman, Robert Emerson, 1
- Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 1
- Conwell School of Theology. 1
- Cook County Jail (Ill.) 1
- Cornerstone College. 1
- Coughlin, Charles E. 1
- Criswell, W. A. 1
- Daniel, Jack, 1
- Darrow, Clarence, 1
- Dayton, Edward R. 1
- Destiny, Inc. 1
- Dixon, A. C. 1
- Dodds, Gil, 1
- Dorsett, Lyle W. 1
- Dorsett, Mary. 1
- Duke, Flora Nell. 1
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
- Ellis, Carl F., 1
- Ellison, John D., 1
- Engel, Kevin W. 1
- Engstrom, Ted W. 1 ∧ less