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Scope and Contents Biographical sketches, participants' lists, form letters, programs, audio recordings of speeches, and study papers relating to the World Congress on Evangelism held in Berlin on October 26 to November 4, 1966. Besides the English materials, there are study papers in French and German and there are programs, correspondence and speech transcripts in German, French, and Spanish. Thirteen audio tapes contain speeches by various individuals including Billy Graham, Carl Henry, John Stott, Oswald...
Dates: Created: 1966-
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, and other documents relating to the organization's work of providing Christian workers around the world with phonograph records or audio tapes of brief evangelistic programs of music, Scripture and sermons in thousands of different languages and dialects, presented by indigenous speakers of each tongue. Most of the correspondence is between the staff of Gospel Recordings and Christian workers in different countries, such as missionary to Africa Paul White, requesting...
Dates: Created: 1939-1978
Scope and Contents Minutes, constitution and by-laws, clippings, newsletters, manuals, pamphlets, directories, press releases, audio tapes, videotapes, photographs, posters, club yearbooks, correspondence, etc., about the founding, development and growth, and activities of Youth for Christ in the USA and internationally.Collection documents organizational policies, correspondence of the organization's presidents, conventions and Bible quiz competitions, the operation of Campus Life clubs, Youth...
Dates: Created: 1944-ongoing; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-ongoing
Identifier: CN 050
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, photographs, and a video recordings relating to the ministry of Merrill Dunlop (1905-2002).The oral history interviews with Merrill Dunlop cover his association with evangelist Paul Rader, early religious radio programming in Chicago, the Chicago Gospel Tabernacle, Youth for Christ, Christian evangelism and Christian music work. Merrill Dunlop was interviewed by Robert Shuster on November 21, 1978 and June 1, 1979, at Dunlop's home in Oak Park, Illinois....
Dates: Created: 1978-1988
Identifier: CN 111
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, reports, manuals, and other records documenting Charles Troutman's career in Christian ministry among university students, first with Inter-Varsity in the United States and Australia and then with Latin America Mission. This collection also contains a great deal of information on evangelical Christianity in the United States, Australia and Latin America; Troutman's letters from his service in the Pacific in World War II; and reports and other information relative to the...
Dates: Created: 1924-1991
Identifier: CN 123
Scope and Contents Photographs, films, video tapes, and over 1,200 audio tapes containing sermons preached by charismatic-healing evangelist William Marrion Branham, including the healing portion of services.This collection contains primarily audio tapes, but also films, photographs, and books relating to William Branham's ministry as a healing evangelist. One of Branham's meetings (Washington, DC, 1953) was recorded on film, providing a visual example of his preaching style and healing work....
Dates: Created: 1947-1967
Identifier: CN 124
Scope and Contents Two oral history interviews with Helen Gignilliat Torrey Renich in which she describes her grandfather, Reuben Archer Torrey, Sr., and her experiences growing up in China as a child of missionaries. Other topics discussed include her experiences at Wheaton College and culture shock. The collection also includes photographs of her family life in China and Chinese nationals, ca. 1920-30s.Helen Renich was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 15, 1980 in Michigan and on May 17, 1982 at...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, audio tapes, clippings, photographs, maps, posters, etc., related to EFMA Administration and its service to its member missions.Includes documentation of persecution of Protestants in Roman Catholic Colombia, Italy and Spain; efforts to broaden American awareness of conditions; and attempts to apply pressure through the US State Dept. Persons prominently featured include EFMA's Executive Directors Clyde Taylor, Wade Coggins, and Paul McKaughan. ...
Dates: Created: 1937-1996
Scope and Contents The papers of Donald and Mary McGavran include correspondence (personal and business), class lectures, manuscripts of books and articles, newspaper clippings, statistics, maps, reference materials, financial records, documents gathered to study church growth in different parts of the world, photographs, audio tapes, and videos. They document a wide variety of different topics, but are particularly strong for three areas: the McGavrans' family life, their work in India as missionaries, and,...
Dates: Created: 1906-2000
Identifier: CN 184
Scope and Contents Personal correspondence, cards, resumes, and mission newsletters from a group of Canadian and American students who attended an Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship summer camp, 1951, near Toronto, Canada. This collection documents an eighteen-year period of the lives of those who communicated with Lois Ottaway with information which was compiled by her for an informal, annual Campus-in-the-Woods Newsletter.
Dates: Created: 1961-1981
Identifier: CN 202
Scope and Contents Correspondence, articles, photographs, and various other materials created or compiled by Berea St. John Feiner. Collection includes items on a wide variety of missionary endeavors over a span of 140 years, notes of explanation with individual items, missionary stories, Feiner's and others' published articles concerning the work Harold L. and Biola Ogilvie in Nigeria and other Sudan Interior Mission personnel, a J. Herbert Kane article on Roland Bingham. Topics covered include missions in...
Dates: Created: 1834-1973
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission.Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 1997, n.d.; Other: Majority of material found in 1889-1990
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, manuscripts, handbooks, directories, photographs, etc., relating to the mission's work of evangelism, church planting and development of national leadership in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America since its origin in 1950.Documents describe the founding and expansion of the mission, administrations of Dick Hillis (first president from 1951-1976, but also including files dating back to 1933 on his years as a missionary in China with China Inland...
Dates: Created: 1933-1998
Identifier: CN 343
Scope and Contents Administrative correspondence, reports, minutes, memos, newsletters, publications, promotional material, photographs, and slides documenting Samuel F. Wolgemuth's term (1965-1973) as president for Youth for Christ. The correspondence with YFC staff, individuals, and representatives of other Christian organizations, predominates. Materials document contact with major YFC donors, administration of YFC at various executive levels, fund raising, communication, and promotion. Prominent people...
Dates: Created: 1962-1981
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 464
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Eileen J. Kuhn in which she describes her family background; her conversion to Christianity; her medical training as a nurse; life at Moody Bible Institute in the late 1940s; China Inland Mission at about the same time; her call to foreign missions; her work at the CIM retirement home in Toronto; descriptions of John and Isobel Kuhn; work among the Lisu people in Thailand and Burma; translation of the Bible into the Lisu language; contacts with a former Kuomintang...
Dates: Created: 1992-1994
Identifier: CN 579
Scope and Contents Audio and paper copies of speeches, and newspaper coverage of the Asia-South Pacific Congress on Evangelism, which was a regional meeting following up on the 1966 World Congress on Evangelism, sponsored by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
Dates: Created: 1968
Identifier: CN 597
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, lists and other materials mainly relating to a series of Protestant Evangelical international evangelism congresses which Clyde Taylor helped plan and organize between 1966 and 1974. There is also some material about his leadership in the World Evangelical Fellowship.
Dates: Created: 1950-1980
- Subject: Evangelistic work -- Asia X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 18
- Buswell Library Special Collections 1
- Graham, Billy, 8
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 5
- China Inland Mission. 4
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 4
- World Council of Churches. 4
- Youth for Christ International. 4
- Dain, Arthur John, 3
- Evangelical Literature Overseas. 3
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 3
- Glasser, Arthur F. 3
- Henry, Carl F. H. 3
- Latin America Mission. 3
- National Association of Evangelicals. 3
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 3
- Taylor, Clyde W. 3
- Taylor, James Hudson, 3
- Abdul-Haqq, Abdiyah Akbar, 2
- American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 2
- Armerding, Hudson T. 2
- Association of Church Missions Committees. 2
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 2
- Bright, Bill. 2
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 2
- Chiang, Kai-shek. 2
- Christianity Today, Inc. 2
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 2
- Coggins, Wade T. 2
- Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 2
- Cook, Clyde. 2
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 2
- Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 2
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 2
- Frizen, E. L. 2
- Halverson, Richard C. 2
- Hillis, Dick. 2
- Houghton, Frank, 2
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 2
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 2
- Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 2
- Kesler, Jay. 2
- Keyes, Lawrence E., 2
- Kuhn, Isobel. 2
- Latourette, Kenneth Scott, 2
- Montgomery, James H., 2
- Moody Bible Institute 2
- Moody Bible Institute. 2
- Mooneyham, W. Stanley 2
- Navigators. 2
- OC International. 2
- OC Ministries. 2
- Orient Crusades. 2
- Overseas Crusades. 2
- Palau, Luis, 2
- Smith, Oswald J. 2
- Sports Ambassadors. 2
- Sudan Interior Mission. 2
- Troutman, Charles Henry, 2
- Wolgemuth, Sam. 2
- Woods, C. Stacey, 2
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 2
- Adeney, David H. 1
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
- Africa Inland Mission. 1
- Alexander, John W. 1
- Anderson, Herbert. 1
- Anderson, John Bayard, 1
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
- Armstrong, Ben. 1
- Armstrong, Philip E. 1
- Australian Christian Student Movement. 1
- Australian Council of Churches. 1
- Bader, Jesse Moren, 1
- Baptist Female Missionary Society. 1
- Bayly, Joseph. 1
- Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
- Bertermann, Eugene R. 1
- Bingham, Rowland V., 1
- Borden, William. 1
- Branham, William. 1
- Brethren in Christ Church 1
- Buck, Pearl S. 1
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 1
- Butler College. 1
- Cameron, Allen Noah. 1
- Chefoo School (Yen-t'ai shih, China) 1
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 1
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 1
- Clark, Dennis E. 1
- College of Missions (Irvington, Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Community of Latin American Evangelical Ministries. 1
- Cook, Robert A., 1
- Cowan, George M. 1
- Day, Samuel Stearns, 1
- Disciples of Christ 1
- Disciples of Christ. 1
- Duncan, George B. 1
- Dunlop, Merrill. 1
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 1
- Elliot, Jim, 1
- Engstrom, Theodore Wilhelm, 1 ∧ less