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Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/21/2015
Found in: Buswell Library Special Collections
Identifier: CN 021
Scope and Contents Materials relating to the Congress on the Church's Worldwide Mission which was held on the Wheaton College campus in 1966 and was jointly sponsored by the Evangelical Foreign Missions Association and the Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association. Audio tapes document various sessions of the Congress, including biblical expositions, study papers (on subjects like syncretism, church growth, cooperation, the Catholic Church and social issues), reports on missions on the world's continents,...
Dates: Created: 1964-1967
Scope and Contents Correspondence, minutes, memos, reports, manuscripts of speeches, press releases, newsletters, staff manuals, audio and video tapes of sponsored events, photographs of events and personnel, and other administrative materials. The Committee grew out of the 1974 International Congress on World Evangelization. Its basic doctrinal statement was the Lausanne Covenant and it had the mission "to encourage and stimulate the involvement of churches, denominations, ministries, networks and individuals...
Dates: Created: 1949, 1969-2007
Identifier: CN 087
Scope and Contents Microfilm copy of correspondence, reports, excerpts from sermons and other writings collected by Rev. Edward P. Torjesen on the life and ministry of Fredrik Franson (1852-1908). Materials include articles written about evangelistic work, prophecy conferences, missionary efforts on several continents, and the recruitment of Christian workers. Persons featured include mission founders A.B. Simpson and James Hudson Taylor. Materials include articles in several languages. Documents are arranged...
Dates: Created: 1872-1909
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
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 231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, photo albums, songbooks, lecture and sermon notes, maps, audio tapes, etc. related to the Ian and Helen Anderson's mission work with the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. The materials document their careers in China until 1951, in Taiwan until 1956, and in the Philippines until 1971, and again in Taiwan until 1974. Materials also reflect their work as regional representatives for OMF following their retirement in 1974....
Dates: Created: 1928-1995
Scope and Contents Correspondence, clippings, sermons, tracts, hymn lyrics, audio tapes, photographs, lantern slides, etc. related to Smith's career as an evangelist, pastor, hymn writer, author and missions promoter.Correspondence, audio tapes, hymn and poem manuscripts, lantern slides, phonograph records, negatives, photographs, tracts, posters, audio tapes, clippings, scrapbooks, etc., related to Smith's career as an evangelist, pastor, author and editor, hymn writer and poet, colporteur, and...
Dates: Created: 1890-1986
Identifier: CN 331
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Reuben Archer Torrey III and a videotape of the Otterbein United Brethren Missionary Convention in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania on April 23, 1986.Audio TapesOral history interview with Reuben Archer Torrey in which he describes his childhood in China as the son of Presbyterian missionaries; his experiences at boarding schools in China and Korea; his grandfather, Dr. R. A. Torrey, Sr.; his work as an Episcopalian parish...
Dates: Created: 1986
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.
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, promotional materials, incorporation documents, news releases, statistics, news/prayer letters, clippings, photographs, negatives, films, and financial records related to the origins, development and operation of SEND.Includes information on ministry in Japan and the Philippines, particularly following World War II and later in in Alaska. Limited information available on work in Hong Kong, Spain and Taiwan. Persons prominently featured include...
Dates: Created: 1943-[ongoing]
Identifier: CN 534
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 later...
Dates: Created: 1929-2002
Identifier: CN 572
Scope and Contents Audio tapes, articles, clippings, correspondence, diplomas, manuscripts, ordination certificate, photographs, planning schedules, prayer letters, publications, reports, memos, school newspapers and yearbooks related to Philip Edward Armstrong's involvement as co-founder and general director of Far Eastern Gospel Crusade (now SEND International). Includes Armstrong's correspondence with FEGC colleagues and Evangelical figures, personal correspondence with his family, documents related to his...
Dates: Created: 1920-1985
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, case studies, minutes, participant evaluations, and other documents relating to the planning, holding and follow-up of the conference.
Dates: Created: 1975-1984, n.d.
Identifier: CN 606
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,...
Dates: Created: 1936-2004
Identifier: CN 614
Scope and Contents Papers, recordings of meeting sessions, planning materials and other documents from the Trinary 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.
Dates: Created: 1985-1986
- Subject: Missions -- Biblical teaching X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 17
- Buswell Library Special Collections 2
- China Inland Mission. 7
- Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 5
- Graham, Billy, 4
- Moody Bible Institute. 4
- Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 3
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 3
- Evangelical Foreign Missions Association. 3
- Far East Broadcasting Company. 3
- Frizen, E. L. 3
- Glasser, Arthur F. 3
- Interdenominational Foreign Mission Association of North America. 3
- Palau, Luis, 3
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 3
- World Council of Churches. 3
- World Evangelical Fellowship. 3
- Adeyemo, Tokunboh. 2
- Anderson, Helen. 2
- Anderson, Ian Rankin. 2
- Armstrong, Philip E. 2
- Association of Church Missions Committees. 2
- Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 2
- Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 2
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 2
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 2
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
- Christianity Today, Inc. 2
- Coggins, Wade T. 2
- Committee to Assist Missionary Education Overseas. 2
- Cook, Clyde. 2
- Dayton, Edward R. 2
- Evangelical Committee on Latin America. 2
- Evangelical Literature Overseas. 2
- Fahs, Ivan J. 2
- Far Eastern Gospel Crusade. 2
- Hillis, Dick. 2
- Honeywell, Russell. 2
- Islam 2
- Keyes, Lawrence E., 2
- King, Louis L. 2
- Latin America Mission. 2
- Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 2
- McKaughan, Paul. 2
- Montgomery, James H., 2
- OC International. 2
- OC Ministries. 2
- Orient Crusades. 2
- Overseas Crusades. 2
- SEND International. 2
- Sider, Ronald J. 2
- Sports Ambassadors. 2
- Taichung Bible Institute (Taichung, Taiwan) 2
- Taylor, Clyde W. 2
- Torrey, R. A. 2
- World Vision International. 2
- Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
- Ackley, B. D. 1
- Africa Evangelical Fellowship. 1
- Africa Inland Mission. 1
- Ahlstrom, Tony. 1
- Alexander, Charles M. 1
- Allen, Franklin W. 1
- Allen, Roland, 1
- Alliance Tabernacle (Toronto, Ont.) 1
- American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. 1
- Anderson, Herbert. 1
- Aquino, Corazon Cojuangco. 1
- Arctic Missions, Inc. 1
- Armerding, Hudson T. 1
- Armstrong, Benjamin Leighton. 1
- Armstrong, Bobbie. 1
- Asian Theological Seminary (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
- Assemblies of God. 1
- Association of Bible Churches in the Philippines. 1
- Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 1
- Athyal, Saphir P. 1
- Bader, Jesse Moren, 1
- Bakke, Raymond J., 1
- Belgian Gospel Mission. 1
- Billy Graham Center. 1
- Blocher, Jacques 1
- Boyadgis, Kathy. 1
- Brown, D. Clayton. 1
- Bush, Luis. 1
- Butler College. 1
- Chase, J. Richard 1
- China International Famine Relief Commission. 1
- Christian Academy in Japan. 1
- Church of England 1
- College of Missions (Irvington, Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Dain, Arthur John, 1
- Dillon, William P. 1
- Disciples of Christ 1
- Disciples of Christ. 1
- Dunlop, Merrill. 1
- ELWA (Radio station : Monrovia, Liberia) 1
- Elliot, Elisabeth. 1
- Ellison, Craig W., 1
- Epp, Theodore H. 1
- Evangelical Missions Information Service. 1
- Evans, Anthony T. 1 ∧ less