Records of the International Conference for Itinerant Evangelists, 1980-1986.
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Evangelist, radio preacher, and author; born William Franklin Graham on November 18, 1918 in Charlotte, N.C.; graduated from Florida Bible Institute (1940 and Wheaton College (1943); ordained as a Southern Baptist minister, 1940; achieved national prominence in 1949 through his evangelistic meetings in Los Angeles; founded Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1952; had extensive evangelistic ministry throughout the world, 1949- ; authored many books and received many awards and honors; organiz...
Evangelistic organization, founded in 1950 to: operate Billy Graham's ministry in a business-like way; provide a non-profit entity to receive donations for crusades and related ministries; plan and coordinate evangelistic meetings throughout the world; and with its agents and subsidiaries produce radio and television programs, films DECISION magazine, and books and records. The BGEA was instrumental in: founding the magazine, CHRISTIANITY TODAY, and Wheaton College's Billy Graham Center; sponsor...
International evangelism conference; held July 12-21, 1983, 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 3800 participants representing 133 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 '83 or ICIE '83; ...
Evangelist and song leader; born April 6, 1923, in California; graduated from Bob Jones College with a degree in music in 1944; songleader for evangelist Jack Shuler and for Youth for Christ in the 1940s; from 1945 on was a colleague of Billy Graham's and served as music director of Graham's crusades; also was involved in the BGEA's film and radio work. From the description of Oral history interview with Cliff Barrows, 1992 [sound recording]. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 41...
Autograph collector. Full name: Charles Wendell Colson; born 1931. From the description of The Charles Wendell Colson autograph collection, 1827-1895. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79448952 Lawyer, political operative, founder of a Christian ministry to prisoners and their families, Evangelical speaker and author; special counsel to President Richard Nixon, 1969-1973; converted to Christian faith in 1973; served prison sentence 1974-1975 on charges arising from the Watergat...