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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 with Erik Stanley Barnett (1910-2006) in which he describes his childhood in Kenya as the son of missionary parents; his own work in that country as pastor, church planter, educator and administrator with Africa Inland Mission (AIM); the internal developments of AIM and of the Africa Inland Church in Kenya during the twentieth century. Other topics discussed include: his parents’ missionary service in Kenya among the Maasai people; changes in AIM missionary training over...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Harry Luther Cox (1906-2004) in which he describes his youth and family, conversion and spiritual growth, call to missionary work, service with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, relations with and evangelism among Muslims, tribal characteristics, Kano, language study, establishing a leprosy station, medical missions, the Magazawa and Fulani peoples, raising a family on the mission field, furloughs, death of his sons, World War II, animists, children of...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview in which John Raymond Stauffacher in which he describes his childhood in Kenya, missionary parents John and Florence Stauffacher, his brother Claudon, missions in Kenya, the Masai people, Mrs. Westervelt and the Westervelt Home, studying and teaching at Rift Valley Academy, Charles Hurlburt, the Mau Mau Rebellion, Great Britain's colonial administration of Kenya, Christian life, conversion, missionary call, language learning and missionary work with Africa Inland Mission...
Scope and Contents Articles, audio tapes, booklets, correspondence, lecture notes, manuscript, newspaper clippings, outlines of lectures, photo albums, photographs, prayer letters, reports, research notes, scrapbooks, and travel brochures documenting the missionary service of Marguerite (Goodner) Owen and her husband Henry "Harry", missionaries to China with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship), 1933-1941, 1947-1951. Includes information on the Harry's work as OMF representative and...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Larry Goldberg, in which he decribes his childhood and youth in a traditional Jewish family, conversion, spiritual growth, education, evangelism among Chicago Jews, joining Operation Mobilization, evangelism in Israel and attempts to expel him from the country, evangelistic outreach in Austria, inter-personal conflict, Jewish perceptions and reactions to evangelism, evangelism methods, charismatic issues, divisive missionary couple, the church in Israel, Jews for...
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 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 interviews with Curitis Cole. Topics covered include: Cole’s family background, the development of his Christian faith, his experiences as a missionary kid in Ivory Coast in the 1970s, descriptions of the Christian community in Ivory Coast and the Ivory Coast Academy; Ivorian worship services; his education at Michigan State University, his business career in Denver and his ministry as a youth pastor there, his and his wife's call to missions, his work in Ecuador as an broadcaster...
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...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John B. Lutembeka in which he discusses his family and childhood in Tanzania, education in Uganda during the Idi Amin regime, conversion to the Christian faith while attending teacher's college; the development of his personal faith, the founding and growth of Big November Crusade Ministries; the rapid numerical growth of Christianity in Tanzania; the Tanzanian church's characteristics, strengths and weaknesses; his education at the Wheaton College Graduate School,...
Scope and Contents Prayer letters and oral history interview related to the ministry of Gregory and Lori Davis, missionaries and church planters with LIFE ministries (now Asian Access) in Japan.Series: Audio TapesTwo oral history interviews with Gregory Davis in which discusses his family background; spiritual development; children names in Japan; the 1972 Billy Graham Cleveland crusade; his conversion and transformation of his life; choosing LIFE ministries;...
Scope and Contents Letters, articles, audio recordings, photographs, and other material collected by Kenneth Fleming relating to the death of five American missionaries in Ecuador in 1956, including his brother Peter Fleming. Other topics include the growth of the church among the Waorani people.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]Series: Audio Tapes...
Scope and Contents Three oral history interviews with Samuel Boateng in which he describes his family and growing up in an impoverished part of Accra, Ghana; journey to faith as a Christian; personal witness and devotional practices; starting a youth group in his Pentecostal church; education in Ghana, South Africa, United Kingdom, and the United States; leadership in Ghana Fellowship of Evangelical Students at the University of Cape Coast; church planting ministry, influential mentors including Gottfried and...
Scope and Contents Typed manuscript of an unpublished history of the Africa Inland Church (AIC) of Kenya written by Stephen D. Morad and Shelly Arensen and a report on the results a 1993-1995 survey of the AIC.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]Date Range: circa 1995-1996Volume: .25 cubic feet, 1 Box...
Collection — Container: Books
Scope and Contents This collection contains an orientation handbook for missionaries and candidates created by the Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. The manual describes the Society's background, constitution, doctrinal statement, expectations for missionaries, and personnel policies.
Collection — Container: xAccession 2014-0117
Abstract When Steven Preston was counting the cost of entering public, governmental service, he stated: “I had to ask myself whether I was willing to jump into a highly public position in an agency that was under attack and that had some very significant hurdles.” Despite these challenges facing him, Preston decided that he would transition into a leadership position of the Small Business Administration (SBA) in 2006. A similar question would arise again, less than two years later, when Mr. Preston...
- Subject: Indigenous church administration X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 115
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 4
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 51
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 20
- China Inland Mission. 17
- Moody Bible Institute. 17
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 16
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 14
- Africa Inland Mission. 13
- Graham, Billy, 13
- Islam 13
- Wycliffe Bible Translators. 11
- Africa Inland Church. 10
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 9
- Sudan Interior Mission. 9
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 8
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 8
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 8
- Moody Bible Institute 8
- Latin America Mission. 7
- Evangelical Churches of West Africa. 6
- Hurlburt, Charles E. 6
- World Council of Churches. 6
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 6
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 5
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 5
- Frizen, E. L. 5
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 5
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 5
- Rift Valley Academy (Kijabe, Kenya) 5
- Straw, Darien A. 5
- Taylor, Clyde W. 5
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 4
- Africa Inland Mission, International. 4
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 4
- Becker, Carl K., 4
- Blanchard, Charles A. 4
- Catholic Church 4
- Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 4
- Conservative Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 4
- Crossett, Margaret E. 4
- Davis, Ralph T. 4
- Elliot, Jim, 4
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 4
- Glover, Robert Hall, 4
- Hoste, Dixon Edward. 4
- Howard, David M. 4
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 4
- Mau Mau. 4
- Paul, Austin, 4
- Rader, Paul, 4
- Rethy Academy (Rethy, Zaire) 4
- Stauffacher, Florence. 4
- Stough, Paul Pinney. 4
- Sunday, Billy, 4
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 4
- Van Dusen, George C. 4
- Wright, J. Elwin. 4
- Adeney, David H. 3
- Anderson, Helen. 3
- Anderson, Ian Rankin. 3
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 3
- Assemblies of God 3
- Assemblies of God. 3
- Association of Church Missions Committees. 3
- Barnett, Erik S. 3
- Berg, Clayton L., 3
- Buck, Pearl S. 3
- Buker, Raymond B. 3
- Carey, William. 3
- Coggins, Wade T. 3
- Crossett, Vincent L. 3
- Dow, Elsie Storrs, 1859-1944 3
- Downing, Kenneth L., 3
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 3
- Evangelical Literature Overseas. 3
- Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 3
- Far East Broadcasting Company. 3
- Fenton, Horace L. 3
- Gospel Recordings, Inc. 3
- Hillis, Dick. 3
- Houghton, Frank, 3
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of the United States of America. 3
- Kato, Byang H. 3
- LeBar, Lois E. 3
- Leedy, John W. 3
- McGavran, Donald A. 3
- Mission Aviation Fellowship. 3
- Missionary Internship. 3
- National Association of Evangelicals. 3
- Overseas Crusades. 3
- Plymouth Brethren 3
- SEND International. 3
- SIM (Organization) 3
- Scott, Peter Cameron. 3
- Slavic Gospel Association. 3
- Sports Ambassadors. 3
- Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 3
- Stam, John Cornelius, 3
- Summer Institute of Linguistics. 3
- United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 3
- Youth for Christ International. 3 ∧ less