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Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret L. Clapper (1912-2005), missionary with Africa Inland Mission in Belgian Congo/Zaire from 1939-1980. Topics covered in two sessions include her youth, conversion, Bible school education at Moody Bible Institute, missionary work in central Africa, Belgian administration of the Congo, work among pygmies, Zaire politics and government, independence of the country in 1960 and the Simba rebellion, transition from mission to national authority, singleness, role...
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews, audio recordings, brochures, photographs, and a video tape relating to the ministry of William A. Drury, evangelist and youth worker with Percy Crawford, Youtharama, and Youth Haven[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the notation “folder 2-5" means “Box 2, Folder 5"]Series: Audio TapesArrangement: Tapes are in chronological...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Jeffrey R. Wetherill in which he discusses his childhood, parents, interest in sports, conversion, involvement with Fellowship of Christian Athletes, work as a Youth for Christ club director, youth pastor at an Evangelical Mennonite Church, joining Greater Europe Mission (GEM), youth work in Dublin, Ireland, relations between Irish Catholics and evangelical Protestants, and GEM methods of ministry in Ireland. The time period covered by the interviews is 1966 to...
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 interviews with Nancy Duarte-Gomez, a Chilean staffworker with Grupo Biblico Universitario de Chile (GBU, InterVarsity sister movement). Duarte describes her childhood and youth, education, religious background, conversion and spiritual development, the church in Chile, training with Youth With A Mission (YWAM), ministry among students, GBU and its connection to International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), the country's political climate and its impact on the church,...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Catherine Elizabeth Jeter in which she discusses her childhood; conversion to Christianity through a neighborhood Bible club; education; marriage to Joseph Jeter; the start of their ministry (Have Christ Will Travel Ministries); work with inner-city children of Philadelphia and summer camp ministry in Nova Scotia, Canada; and the 1961 Billy Graham crusade in Philadelphia. Other topics discussed include: Jeter’s education at Philadelphia College of the Bible; Short...
Scope and Contents Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to the ministry of Joy and Dicran Kassounys. Topics referenced in the materials are Joy Arousiag's escape from a massacre of Armenians as a child; her education in the United States, particularly Wheaton College; her work as a trainer of teachers in Lebanon, his work as a pastor and a leader of Christian Endeavour campaigns in Syria and Lebanon; the Kassouny's courtship and early married years; and the Armenian church in the...
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 Lloyd C. Blue, in which he describes the turmoil in his early history, alcoholism, racial attitudes, military service, conversion, attending Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Los Angeles, E.V. Hill, working with Campus Crusade, impact of Bill Bright’s “Being Filled With the Holy Spirit” sermon, developing church-based program to disciple men, pastoral work, philosophy of evangelism/discipleship, discipling pastors, E.K. Bailey, Church Growth Unlimited to develop pastors,...
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 P. Paul Snezek, in which he describes his time as a student at the King's College in Briarcliff, New York, his memories of evangelist Percy Crawford, and his experiences singing as part of the ensemble on Crawford's television program, Youth on the March. The time period covered by the interview is 1956-1960.Paul Snezek was interviewed by Bob Shuster on January 12, 2000 in Snezek’s office in Buswell Library on the campus of...
Scope and Contents Minutes, budgets, proposals, pamphlets, reports, video cassettes, and other material showing the origins of Detroit's Afro-American Mission, Inc., and its activities including Bible clubs for children and adults, special ministries to singles, vacation Bible schools and camps, and the Institute for Biblical Research.
Scope and Contents Audio and paper copies of speeches, and newspaper coverage of the congress.
Scope and Contents Photographs, maps, articles, clippings, correspondence, manuscripts, and tracts relating to the ministry of William Alexander Deans, missionary and translator with Christian Mission in Many Lands. Materials document his work in northeast Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo), especially his publication of Christian literature into African languages.The bulk of the materials cover the 1930s and 1940s.[Note: In the Scope & Content section, the...
Scope and Contents Oral history interview wtih Richard C. Rung, in which he describes his memories of Percy Crawford and King's College during Rung's tenure on the faculty at King's College. The time period covered by the interview is 1955-1963.
Richard Rung was interviewed by Robert Shuster on August 14, 2003.
Richard Rung was interviewed by Robert Shuster on August 14, 2003.
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 Geneva Grace Haller, who was a missionary to the Congo, first as an independent, then with World Wide Mission. Haller describes growing up in Africa, being home schooled, orphanage work, problems caused by the independence of Congo, persecution of Congolese, her view of various Congo political leaders, condition of the Congolese church, relationship between the Joseph Mobutu government and missionary societies, Congo education, health care, and economic problems. The...
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 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 Paper records relating to the missionary work of Theodore B. Wallin in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of Congo) from 1927-1936 with the Evangelical Free Church of America. Documents include unpublished dictionaries, word lists, and manuscripts about the culture of the Ngbaka people of the Congo; translations of portions of the New Testament in Ngbaka, and autobiographical notes. Materials in the collection reflect the research Wallin did in preparation for Bible translation into the...
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 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 Newsletters, oral history transcripts, manuscripts, correspondence, slides, photographs, audio recordings, and films relating to Jim Vaus’ youth ministry work in East Harlem, NY and later youth camp ministries in New York and California and internationally with the Missionary Communication Service. The collection also contains material on Jim Vaus’ work as a wiretapper for the Los Angeles mob prior to his conversion to Christianity at the 1949 Los Angeles Billy Graham Crusade, and the 1955 film...
Collection — Multiple Containers
- Subject: Youth X
- Billy Graham Center Archives 75
- Special Collections, Buswell Library 2
- Graham, Billy, 23
- Wheaton College (Ill.) 23
- Youth for Christ International. 17
- Wheaton College (Ill.). 13
- Rader, Paul, 12
- Crawford, Percy B. 10
- Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 10
- Johnson, Torrey Maynard, 10
- Chicago Gospel Tabernacle (Ill.) 9
- Moody Bible Institute. 9
- Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 8
- Bright, Bill. 8
- Sunday, Billy, 8
- Wyrtzen, Jack, 8
- Moody Memorial Church (Chicago, Ill.) 7
- Armerding, Hudson T. 6
- National Association of Evangelicals. 6
- Youth for Christ/USA. 6
- Africa Inland Mission. 5
- Dunlop, Merrill. 5
- Ironside, H. A. 5
- McIntire, Carl, 5
- Riley, W. B. 5
- Blanchard, Charles A. 4
- Campus Crusade for Christ International. 4
- Cook, Robert A., 4
- Davis, Ralph T. 4
- Drury, William A. 4
- Evangelism-in-Depth. 4
- Fuller, Charles Edward, 4
- HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 4
- High School Born-Againers. 4
- Jones, Bob, 4
- Jones, Clarence W. 4
- Navigators. 4
- Palau, Luis, 4
- Perkins, John, 4
- Pinebrook Bible Conference. 4
- Porter, Ruth Crawford, 4
- Reed, Brandt. 4
- Shea, George Beverly, 4
- Skinner, Tom, 4
- Smith, Oswald J. 4
- Sunday, Helen Amelia Thompson, 4
- Taylor, Herbert John, 4
- Trotman, Dawson E. 4
- WMBI (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.) 4
- Wright, J. Elwin. 4
- Assemblies of God. 3
- Bryan, William Jennings. 3
- Catholic Church 3
- Christian Service Brigade. 3
- Christian and Missionary Alliance. 3
- Colson, Charles W. 3
- Dodds, Gilbert, 3
- Evangelical Alliance Mission. 3
- Finney, Charles Grandison, 3
- Gration, John Alexander, 3
- Greater Europe Mission. 3
- Howard, David M. 3
- Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 3
- International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 3
- Kesler, Jay. 3
- Latin America Mission. 3
- National Religious Broadcasters (U.S.) 3
- Ockenga, Harold John, 3
- Operation Mobilization. 3
- Padilla, C. Rene. 3
- Perkins, Vera Mae. 3
- Pioneer Girls. 3
- Rice, John R., 3
- Sudan Interior Mission. 3
- Taylor University (Upland, Ind.) 3
- Tenney, Merrill C. (Merrill Chapin), 1904-1985 3
- Troutman, Charles Henry, 3
- Voice of Calvary Ministries (U.S.) 3
- Wang, Leland. 3
- Wolgemuth, Sam. 3
- Young People's Church of the Air. 3
- Africa Inland Church. 2
- Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 2
- Assemblies of God 2
- Bakke, Raymond J., 2
- Barnhouse, Donald Grey, 2
- Barrows, Cliff. 2
- Becker, Carl K., 2
- Berg, Clayton L., 2
- Biederwolf, William E. 2
- Biserica Ortodoxa Romana. 2
- Bunta, Vasile. 2
- Buswell, J. Oliver 2
- Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
- China Inland Mission. 2
- Christian and Missionary Alliance 2
- Church, Don. 2
- Cook County Jail (Ill.) 2
- Crawford, Donald B. 2
- Crawford, Donna Lee. 2
- Dain, Arthur John, 2
- Dallas Theological Seminary. 2 ∧ less