International Conference for Itinerant Evangelists (2nd : 1986 : Amsterdam, Netherlands)

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International evangelism conference; held July 12-20, 1986, in Amsterdam; primary goal was to provide encouragement and advanced training for individuals involved in full-time evangelistic preaching ministry; attendance was by invitation only with over 8000 participants representing 173 countries; key conference figures included Werner Burklin (executive director), Leighton Ford (chair of the program committee) and Walter Smyth (chair of executive committee); also known as Amsterdam '86 or ICIE '86; it was a follow-up to the similar but smaller Amsterdam '83; sponsored by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), which was founded in 1950 to: coordinate Billy Graham's ministry; plan and conduct evangelistic events around the world; produce radio and television programs, films, magazines, books and other products; help organize regional and international conferences of evangelistic workers.

From the description of Records of the International Conference for Itinerant Evangelists (2nd), 1984-1986. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 41473968

Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Bright, Bill person
associatedWith Coleman, Robert Emerson. person
associatedWith Ford, Leighton person
associatedWith Gallup, George, 1930-2011. person
associatedWith Graham, Billy, 1918- person
associatedWith Graham, Franklin, 1952- person
associatedWith Lotz, Anne Graham, 1948- person
associatedWith Vencer, Augustin B. person
associatedWith Wood, Maurice A. P. (Maurice Arthur Ponsonby), 1916- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Africa
Caribbean
Oceania
North America
Asia
Europe
Australia
South America
Subject
Church work with children
Preaching
Evangelistic work--Biblical teaching
Great Commission (Bible)
Evangelistic work--Study and teaching
Communication--Congresses
Youth--Religious life
Women--Religious life
Evangelistic work
Discipling (Christianity)
Mass media in religion
Evangelistic work--Music
Conversion
Occupation
Function

Corporate Body

English

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