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Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Sadie Custer (1911-2007) in which she discusses her childhood, conversion, education at Moody Bible Institute, joining the China Inland Mission, arrival in China in 1936, the Chinese language, work in Shensi province, Bible teaching, transition from missionary to Chinese leadership, the Three Self Movement, the Communist revolution in China and its effect on missions, the Sino-Japanese Conflict, work in Malaysia among Chinese, living in an area in Malaysia contested...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Francis Sunderaraj in which he describes committing his life to Christ as a teenager in India; the development of his faith; the institutions and leadership of Evangelical Protestantism in India; Methodist churches in India and Malaysia; Sunderaraj's education at the Union Biblical Seminary in Yeotmal, India, Princeton Seminary, and Wheaton College; the development of the Evangelical Fellowship of India. The time period covered by the interviews is ca. 1942-1993....
Scope and Contents Two volumes of letterbooks which contain copies of the handwritten correspondence of Jacob Chamberlain, a missionary to India. He worked with the Arcot Mission under the Reformed Church in America Board of Foreign Missions. Volume 1 dates from June 1869 to July 1874 and Volume 2 from January 1880 to January 1882.Each volume is separated into two sections, official correspondence and personal correspondence; both types describe Chamberlain's work as a medical missionary, itinerant...
Scope and Contents Diaries, photographs, correspondence, and a scrapbook relating to Mabel Easton Buyse’s missionary service with Africa Inland Mission among the Dungu and Bafuka people groups in Belgian Congo (later, Zaire) before her marriage and later service in Aru and Kasengu, Belgian Congo; Goli, Uganda; and Opari, Sudan. Buyse was involved with setting up, operating, and teaching in schools in each place she worked. The scrapbook deals with the 1941 sinking of the Zamzam, in which her brother-in-law,...
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...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, questionnaires, reports, 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....
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with B. Sam Hart (1931-2012) in which he discusses his childhood; his parents’ work as missionaries in Jamaica; church life in Jamaica; his early preaching efforts; racial tensions and class divisions in Jamaica and witnessing segregation in churches in the United States; education at Gordon College; comparison of congregations in the United States and Jamaica; reflections on radio preaching ministry; thoughts on being named after Berlyn M. Nottage. The time period...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Joel Martínez Hernandez in which he discusses his early childhood in Jaruco, Cuba; conversion to Christianity; being son of missionaries; bi-culturalism; Toccoa Falls boarding school and college; effect of service in the United States Navy on spiritual development; reasons for not being TEAM missionary; missionary work in Barcelona and then Madrid, Spain with Christian & Missionary Alliance; traditional church models versus cell-group based models; education at...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Jose Pablo Sánchez-Nuñez, in which he describes his family, childhood in Spain, Protestant Evangelicalism in a predominantly Catholic country, his conversion and spiritual development, training for ministry, work with Decisión, theological education by extension in Spain, American missionaries and their impact in Spain, attempts to unify Spanish Protestants, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association's Global Mission (of which he was the director in Madrid), his...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Mona Miller Joyce (1912-2000) in which she describes her childhood and youth, conversion and spiritual development, call to missionary work, family, work in China with China Inland Mission, husband Raymond Joyce, the Communist period in China and CIM's expulsion from the country, co-workers Dr. Jessie McDonald and Mabel Soltau, Pentecostalism, relations among missionaries, her role as a woman missionary, outreach to Muslims, their work in the Persian Gulf with TEAM...
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 Oral history interview with Sharelle May Eland in which she describes her childhood growing up in Papua New Guinea where her parents were missionaries, her return to Australia and adjustment to life there, affinity for primitive culture, Christian life and spiritual development, desire to become a missionary, education to become a teacher and at Capernwray Bible Colleges in Great Britain and Germany, ministry among Australian young people and aborigines, missions to aborigines and their...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Alex Atempo Sackey-Ansah in which he describes his family, conversion and spiritual development, education, joining PioneersAfrica, distinctives and programs of the mission, his responsibilities, PioneersAfrica director Solomon Aryeetey, Church of Pentecost, the church in Ghana, missions in Africa, African missionaries, church planting philosophy and process, conflict resolution in Africa, American perceptions of Africa and the African church, establishing a...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Garth Gabriel Gittens, ordained pastor in the Open Bible Standard Church in Trinidad. Topics discussed include Gittens' upbringing in Trinidad; education at the Bible Institute of San Fernando; conversion to Christianity; call to ministry; strengths and weaknesses of the Evangelical church in Trinidad; experiences as an evangelist; the need for better training for Trinidadian pastors; the challenges of pastoral ministry; and charismatic renewal in Trinidad. The...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, manuals, newsletters, reports and other materials relating to the Vergil Gerber's work as teacher, writer, and leader in church growth studies and Evangelical missions. The collection also contains information on Evangelical missions in the 1970s, especially in Latin America.*****Series 1: Audio TapesTape 1. (28 minutes)....
Scope and Contents Audio tapes, phonograph records, photographs, correspondence, minutes, reports, clippings, speeches, and other materials related toThomas F. Zimmerman's leadership in a number of conservative American Protestant organizations and evangelistic efforts. The bulk of the collection relates to his involvement in the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization both internationally and in the United States, but there is also information on his work with the 1985 American Festival of Evangelism (AFOE),...
Scope and Contents Audio tapes of numerous sessions from Congress 88, touching on a wide variety of topics related to evangelism and missions.
Scope and Contents Oral history interview, articles, questionnaires, and biographical information related to the missionary service of Winifred Rand with China Inland Mission. Topics covered by the material include: Rand’s teaching ambitions as a young girl; reason for move to missions; Portland Bible Institute; Christian and Missionary Alliance missions policy toward single women on the mission field; China Inland Mission training; Chinese language school; doing rural work with Chinese Bible woman in Shansi,...
Scope and Contents Papers, recordings of meeting sessions, planning materials and other documents from the consultation, which examined how Christians in the late twentieth century should present the Christian gospel in large urban settings. The meeting was co-sponsored by Moody Bible Institute, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and Wheaton College.
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, notes, minutes, and manuscripts related to theologian and author Carl Henry, documenting his work with the Institute for Advanced Christian Studies, but which also touch on a few other aspects of his life, including his association with Wheaton College and with the magazine Christianity Today.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Loren D. Cunningham, in which he describes his early life, family and influence of his mother and evangelist father, the Assemblies of God church and evangelistic mission, role of prayer in their family, other influences on his spiritual life, accounts of growing in his faith and learning to hear God speaking, call to worldwide mission as a young teenager, education, early mission trips, moving beyond Assemblies of God circles, meeting his wife Darlene, dream to...
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 — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection was donated by Mark Allen Powell after the creation of his Encyclopedia of Contemporary Christian Music. The collection contains a wide variety of materials related to contemporary Christian music such as LPs, CDs and subject folders. Contemporary Christian music (CCM) is represented by performers and groups performing in a musical style that was influenced by urban folk revival, rock music, or mainstream popular music of the 1960s through the...
Collection — Container: Books
Collection — Container: Books
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The largest portion of the Collection consists of 3 x 5 bibliographic note cards (in Dutch). This is also the only series that includes original manuscript material. A preliminary index has been created to assist the researcher. Copies of published articles in Dutch and English comprise Boxes 1 and 2. Arrangement is by language, and by publication. The articles written for the Dutch newspaper Trouw (1949-1956), and Opbouw (1957-1972) are foldered chronologically. Journal articles in English...
Collection — Multiple Containers
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.
- Subject: Christianity and culture X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 123
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 5
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 57
- Graham, Billy, 21
- Moody Bible Institute. 21
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 19
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 16
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 15
- China Inland Mission. 14
- Moody Bible Institute 12
- Africa Inland Mission. 11
- Islam 10
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 9
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 9
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 8
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 7
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 7
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 7
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 6
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 6
- Jones, Clarence W. 6
- National Association of Evangelicals. 6
- Sudan Interior Mission. 6
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 6
- Africa Inland Church. 5
- Bright, Bill. 5
- Davis, Ralph T. 5
- Henry, Carl F. H. 5
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 5
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 5
- Stam, John Cornelius, 5
- Straw, Darien A. 5
- Sunday, Billy, 5
- Torrey, R. A. 5
- World Council of Churches. 5
- Armerding, Hudson T. 4
- Armstrong, Ben. 4
- Assemblies of God. 4
- Bertermann, Eugene R. 4
- Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 4
- Colson, Charles W. 4
- Coray, Edward A. 4
- Crossett, Margaret E. 4
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 4
- Elliot, Jim, 4
- Ford, Leighton. 4
- Freed, Paul E. 4
- Graham, Ruth Bell. 4
- Gration, John Alexander, 4
- Howard, David M. 4
- International Christian Broadcasters. 4
- Kuhn, Isobel. 4
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 4
- Palau, Luis, 4
- Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 4
- Taylor, Clyde W. 4
- United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 4
- Youth for Christ International. 4
- Adeyemo, Tokunboh. 3
- American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 3
- American Bible Society. 3
- American Colonization Society. 3
- Blanchard, Charles A. 3
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 3
- Catholic Church 3
- Chiang, Kai-shek. 3
- Coggins, Wade T. 3
- Crossett, Vincent L. 3
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 3
- Ford, Gerald R., 3
- Frizen, E. L. 3
- Gaebelein, Frank Ely, 3
- Glasser, Arthur F. 3
- Glover, Robert Hall, 3
- Gospel Recordings, Inc. 3
- Halverson, Richard C. 3
- Hatfield, Mark O., 3
- High School Born-Againers. 3
- Hoste, Dixon Edward. 3
- Houghton, Frank, 3
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 3
- Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions. 3
- Kuhn, John Becker. 3
- Larson, Reuben. 3
- Machen, J. Gresham 3
- Mau Mau. 3
- McIntire, Carl, 3
- National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 3
- Navigators. 3
- Nixon, Richard M. 3
- Operation Mobilization. 3
- Perkins, John, 3
- Pinney, John Book. 3
- Princeton Theological Seminary. 3
- Reed, Brandt. 3
- Robertson, Pat. 3
- Schoerner, Otto Frederick. 3
- Skinner, Tom, 3
- Summer Institute of Linguistics. 3
- Taylor, James Hudson, 3
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 3
- Torrey, Reuben Archer, 3 ∧ less