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Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dan Duvall Crawford in which he discusses his parents, Percy and Ruth (Duvall) Crawford; Percy Crawford’s evangelistic ministry at meetings, through radio and television programming; and the camps his father founded. Other topics discussed include Crawford’s experiences at Pine Brook Camp as a child; Pine Brook Praises and Young People’s Church of the Air; Percy Crawford’s relationship with Billy...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Sid Couchey in which he decsribes his conversion to Christianity; his experience as a cartoonist; his participation in the 1957 New York City Crusade, including the preparation; artwork he created for the crusade; counseling; and the aftermath. Ruth Couchey, his wife, also makes brief comments about her experiences during the crusade. The time period covered by the interviews is 1929-1957.Mr. Couchey was interviewed by Bob Shuster on October 11, 2005, at...
Scope and Contents Class papers and notes, correspondence, hymns, manuscript, post cards, sermon notes, and thesis documenting the ministry of Lois Vashti Gregory, American Methodist evangelist and teacher of Christian values to young people. Her ministry not only included preaching to adults but also teaching young people, especially children, in Christian ethics and living a morally pure life. Gregory was particularly active in the northeast region of the United States.[Note:...
Scope and Contents Prayer letters, publications, sermons notes of Nowack documenting William H. Nowack’s work as an independent Christian missionary in the United States (Tennessee) and China (Honan) over a period of four decades.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 1-5" means “Box 1, Folder 5"]Series: Paper RecordsArrangement: Alphabetical...
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 Correspondence, memos, reports, newspaper clippings, lists, financial records, questionnaires and training videos other materials of the Say Yes Chicago committee, a group of Protestant Christian leaders that incorporated to sponsor Say Yes Chicago, a 1996 city-wide evangelistic effort led by evangelist Luis Palau.These files contain much information about the planning and organizing of the campaign, with some material on the actual events of the campaign, the results and the...
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks, correspondence, photos, newspaper clippings, and other documents relating to Gustafson’s education and life’s work as a minister, evangelist, Bible teacher, and staff member of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Particularly well documented are the tours of the Holy Land (Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt) he led and lectured to for several decades, his participation in ministries in Africa and Asia, and his active involvement in the worldwide activities of Samaritan’s...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Paul Cedar about his upbringing as the son of a Presbyterian minister, his conversion at a Youth for Christ rally, his call to ministry at a young age, his work as a summer evanelist in Pennsylvania, his education at Northern State College in South Dakota, and his first pastorate during which he started a YFC club. Events described in the interview cover the time period 1938-1960.Paul Cedar was interviewed by Paul Ericksen on June 9, 2011 at the Billy...
Scope and Contents Letters, reports, clippings, handbills, newsletters, brochures, pamphlets selected from the papers of Christian and Missionary Alliance pastor John Minder related to his mentorship of Billy Graham while Graham was a student at Florida Bible Institute (FBI) and their continuing friendship. To a lesser extent, the papers also document Minder’s mentorship of other students and evangelists, such as Roy Gustafson and Jimmie Johnson, as well as his leadership at FBI, the Tampa Gospel Tabernacle, and...
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...
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 — Container: Books
Found in: Special Collections, Buswell Library
Scope and Contents Card announcing an evangelistic meeting at the Dudley Street Baptist Church held by Samuel Sayford.
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...
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.
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.
- Subject: Evangelistic work -- United States X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 167
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 1
- Graham, Billy, 53
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 39
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 29
- Sunday, Billy, 24
- Youth for Christ International. 19
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 16
- Moody Bible Institute. 16
- Rader, Paul, 15
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 15
- Rodeheaver, Homer A. 13
- National Association of Evangelicals. 12
- Bright, Bill. 11
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 11
- Henry, Carl F. H. 11
- Jones, Bob, 11
- Wyrtzen, Jack, 11
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 10
- Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 10
- Ockenga, Harold John, 10
- Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 10
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 9
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 9
- McIntire, Carl, 9
- Smith, Oswald J. 9
- Taylor, Clyde W. 9
- Armerding, Hudson T. 8
- Blanchard, Charles A. 8
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 8
- Crawford, Percy B. 8
- Fuller, Charles Edward, 8
- Ironside, H. A. 8
- Jesus Christ 8
- Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 8
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 8
- Chapman, J. Wilbur 7
- China Inland Mission. 7
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 7
- Fuller Theological Seminary. 7
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 7
- Jones, Clarence W. 7
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 7
- McPherson, Aimee Semple, 7
- Nixon, Richard M. 7
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 7
- Perkins, John, 7
- Smith, Gipsy, 7
- Torrey, R. A. 7
- Asher, Virginia Healey, 6
- Barrows, Cliff. 6
- Biederwolf, William E. 6
- Christianity Today, Inc. 6
- Colson, Charles W. 6
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 6
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 6
- National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 6
- Pacific Garden Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 6
- Shea, George Beverly, 6
- Skinner, Tom, 6
- Trotter, Melvin E. 6
- World Council of Churches. 6
- World Vision International. 6
- Wright, J. Elwin. 6
- Youth for Christ/USA. 6
- Africa Inland Mission. 5
- Cook, Robert A., 5
- Dunlop, Merrill. 5
- Ford, Leighton. 5
- Latin America Mission. 5
- National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. 5
- Navigators. 5
- Pierce, Bob, 5
- Rice, John R., 5
- Riley, W. B. 5
- Schaeffer, Francis A. 5
- Smith, Wilbur Moorehead, 5
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 5
- Trotman, Dawson E. 5
- Wolgemuth, Sam. 5
- World Wide Pictures, Inc. 5
- Alexander, Charles M. 4
- Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 4
- Assemblies of God. 4
- Columbia Bible College (S.C.) 4
- Dain, Arthur John, 4
- Davis, Ralph T. 4
- Dodds, Gilbert, 4
- Drury, William A. 4
- Elliot, Jim, 4
- Finney, Charles Grandison, 4
- Freed, Paul E. 4
- Glover, Robert Hall, 4
- Graham, Ruth Bell. 4
- Halverson, Richard C. 4
- Houghton, Will H. 4
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of Canada. 4
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 4
- Kane, J. Herbert. 4
- Kesler, Jay. 4
- McGavran, Donald A. 4
- Moody Bible Institute 4 ∧ less