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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 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 prayer letter from Edwin William Fisch, a missionary with China Inland Mission, detailing his first days in China including descriptions of his arrival in Shanghai, the China Inland Mission compound and hospital, Shanghai street life, visits to training institutes, medical facilities, leading a worship service, travel on the Yangtze River, and the working classes.
Scope and Contents This collection contains three prayer letters describing Ralph and Helen Scovilles' missionary work in China; travel from Shanghai to Ningsha, Kansu Province (now Yinchuan, Gansu) and raid and 23-day occupation of Ningsha by Muslim bandits.
Scope and Contents This collection contains one prayer letter from Charles Thomson, describing progress made in evangelistic work in China, excerpts from missionaries' letters appealing for prayer, and an appeal for new missionaries.
Scope and Contents This collection contains one prayer letter from Martha Pohnert, a missionary with China Inland Mission, decribing Pohnert's Chinese co-workers, prayer needs, famine in the area, and the state of an outlying town damaged by soldiers.
Scope and Contents This collection contains one prayer letter from Hannah L. Reid, describing Reid's work as missionary with China Inland Mission, the illness of Reid's missionary sister, Lilias Reid, and subsequent medical treatment, death and funeral.
Scope and Contents This collection contains two letters and several items related to the drowning of missionary George E. King in 1927. The letters describe the Waltons' travel as missionaries with China Inland Mission, and a Bible conference for Chinese Christians. Also includes CIM newsletter and report which describe the treacherous raft trip made by 38 missionaries and their families who were withdrawing from the Kansu Province during which King drowned.
Scope and Contents This collection contains two prayer letters from Herbert W. and Minnie E. Flagg, decsribing the Flaggs' work as missionaries with China Inland Mission, and political and social turmoil due to conflict between nationalist and communist forces and local robber bands, including G.M. Metcalf's being held as a hostage; Shanghai CIM compound caught in the crossfire in one instance; missionaries fleeing from the countryside; propaganda slogans; and attempts to continue work inland. Since many CIM...
Scope and Contents This collection contains an annotated article (written by Phyllis Thompson) about the North-West Bible Institute (NWBI) in Fengzian, Shensi Province, describing the development of the Back to Jerusalem Evangelisitc Band, which evangelized in western China, including among Muslims. Also includes photocopies from Theodore Fischbacher's scrapbook with photographs of NWBI (1941-1947) and the Fischbacher family (1942-1944).
Scope and Contents This collection contains two minute books of the American Marathi Mission in India, which utilized missionaries from the United Church Board for World Ministries. The minute boks include records of committee deliberations and finances and were submitted to the Church Board for World Ministries as field reports.
Scope and Contents This collection contains nine letters and one annual report from members of the American Bible Society addressed to Rev. J.C. Brigham (Secretary), and Joseph Hyde (General Agent and Assistant Treasurer). Letters contain information on finances, orders, reports on sales of Bibles, notices of obituaries of members, and other information relating to the Society.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter from Belgian Gospel Mission directors Edith and Ralph Norton and a BGM newsletter. The personal letter describes the continuing effects of World War I on the country, the activities of various missionaries, perceived opposition to the mission from the Roman Catholic hierarchy and the testimonies of new converts.
Scope and Contents This collection contains newspaper clippings relating to Helen Priscilla Stam, whose missionary parents, John and Betty Stam, were killed by communist soliders in China when Helen Stam was an infant. The clippings decsribe the Stam's ministry in China; their deaths; Helen Stam's rescue by local Christians; and expresses the hopes of her grandparents that she would become a missionary.
Scope and Contents This collection contains the curriculum kit produced by World Vision for use with children. The kit was adapted from a radio script by Bob Pierce, describing how missionary Hubert Mitchell first presented the Christian gospel to a group of the Kubu people in Sumatra in 1937.
- Subject: Christian and Missionary Alliance -- Missions X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 265
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 2
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 91
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 41
- Graham, Billy, 34
- Moody Bible Institute. 30
- China Inland Mission. 27
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 24
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 22
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 22
- Africa Inland Mission. 20
- Islam 19
- Sudan Interior Mission. 17
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 16
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 14
- Catholic Church 13
- Moody Bible Institute 12
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 11
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 11
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 11
- Africa Inland Church. 10
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 10
- Stam, John Cornelius, 10
- Youth for Christ International. 10
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 9
- Latin America Mission. 9
- Armerding, Hudson T. 8
- Blanchard, Charles A. 8
- Davis, Ralph T. 8
- Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 8
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 8
- Jones, Clarence W. 8
- Straw, Darien A. 8
- Taylor, Clyde W. 8
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 7
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 7
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 7
- Woods, C. Stacey, 7
- World Council of Churches. 7
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 7
- Bingham, Rowland V., 6
- Church of England 6
- Dyrness, Enoch C. 6
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 6
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 6
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 6
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 6
- Methodist Church 6
- National Association of Evangelicals. 6
- Rader, Paul, 6
- Sunday, Billy, 6
- Taylor, James Hudson, 6
- Adeney, David H. 5
- Africa Inland Mission, International. 5
- Assemblies of God. 5
- Buck, Pearl S. 5
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 5
- Coggins, Wade T. 5
- Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 5
- Elliot, Jim, 5
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 5
- Ford, Leighton. 5
- Glasser, Arthur F. 5
- Henry, Carl F. H. 5
- Houghton, Frank, 5
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association. 5
- Ironside, H. A. 5
- Kane, J. Herbert. 5
- McGavran, Donald A. 5
- McIntire, Carl, 5
- Mission Aviation Fellowship. 5
- Operation Mobilization. 5
- Plymouth Brethren. 5
- Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 5
- SIM (Organization) 5
- Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain) 5
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 5
- Trotman, Dawson E. 5
- American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. 4
- Becker, Carl K., 4
- Billy Graham Center. 4
- Carlson, Robert Dean. 4
- Church Missionary Society. 4
- Coray, Edward A. 4
- Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 4
- Evans, Elizabeth, 4
- Fenton, Horace L. 4
- Frizen, E. L. 4
- Gerber, Vergil. 4
- Glover, Robert Hall, 4
- Graham, Ruth Bell. 4
- Howard, David M. 4
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 4
- Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions. 4
- Isais, Juan M. 4
- Jesus Christ 4
- Larson, Reuben. 4
- Latham, Lance Breton, 4
- LeBar, Lois E. 4
- Leedy, John W. 4
- Navigators. 4
- Norton, Hugo Wilbert, 4 ∧ less