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Finding Aid For Richard F. Baggett Papers, (1952), Richard F. Baggett 2019 Abilene Christian University

Finding Aid For Richard F. Baggett Papers, (1952), Richard F. Baggett

Richard F. Baggett Papers

Richard F. Baggett graduated from Harding College in 1949. Richard and his wife, Mary, served as missionaries in Japan from 1950-1955, and 1956-1958. The focus of their work was training native preachers, establishing churches, teaching Bible at Ibaraki Christian College, and holding gospel meetings. The Baggetts were financially supported by the Coleman Avenue Church of Christ (Memphis, Tennessee), and the Union Avenue Church of Christ (Memphis, Tennessee).

This collection includes two reports from Richard F. Baggett, an American who was serving as a Churches of Christ missionary in Japan. Baggett mentions preaching in Japanese for the first time without the ...


Collection 0180: Berlin Fellowship Collection, 1952-2015, Fuller Seminary Archives and Special Collections 2019 Fuller Theological Seminary

Collection 0180: Berlin Fellowship Collection, 1952-2015, Fuller Seminary Archives And Special Collections

List of Archival Collections

The Berlin Fellowship Collection, 1952-2015 consists of physical and digital materials received from the Berlin Fellowship U.S.A. and Berlin Fellowship, Germany. The records document the activities of an informal group of Presbyterian laypeople and pastors who maintained an ecumenical visitation ministry with Christians in the German Democratic Republic, 1961-1996.

Formats include subject files, correspondence, photographs, reports, minutes, financial records, clippings, scrapbooks, publications, audio cassettes, and digital files. Materials were created from 1952-1996.


“Are You White Or Dutch?”: Hendrina Hospers And Living Among Apaches, Douglas Firth Anderson 2019 Northwestern College - Orange City

“Are You White Or Dutch?”: Hendrina Hospers And Living Among Apaches, Douglas Firth Anderson

Northwestern Review

Hendrina Hospers (1880-1968) was a home missionary of the Women’s Board of Domestic Missions of the Reformed Church in America (RCA). She grew up in a Dutch-American Protestant colony led by her father, Henry Hospers. The colony, centered in Orange City, Iowa, was built around church and school, and Hendrina participated in both. She graduated from the Northwestern Classical Academy (affiliated with the RCA) in 1897. She taught in public schools until both her parents were dead. From 1907 to 1946, she worked as an RCA home missionary, first with the Chiricahua Apaches around Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and briefly ...


Thomas Wesley Rogers Papers, (1962-1985), Thomas Wesley Rogers 2019 Abilene Christian University

Thomas Wesley Rogers Papers, (1962-1985), Thomas Wesley Rogers

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


James Walton Shepherd Papers, 1827-2002, James Walton Shepherd 2019 Abilene Christian University

James Walton Shepherd Papers, 1827-2002, James Walton Shepherd

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


Richard F. Baggett Papers, (1952), Richard F. Baggett 2019 Abilene Christian University

Richard F. Baggett Papers, (1952), Richard F. Baggett

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


Implementing A Servant Evangelism Initiative In The Community Around Pioneer Memorial Church, Rodlie Ortiz 2019 Fuller Theological Seminary

Implementing A Servant Evangelism Initiative In The Community Around Pioneer Memorial Church, Rodlie Ortiz

Doctor of Ministry Projects

Pioneer Memorial Church is a Seventh-day Adventist congregation on the campus of Andrews University. Andrews holds the distinction of being the second most diverse university in America. This is significant because Andrews University sits in the heart of Berrien Springs, Michigan. Berrien Springs is a primarily White, agriculturally based, two-traffic-light town Because the local community and Andrews are so different in nature and ethnicity, there has been division between both contexts.

The purpose of this project is to build a bridge into the community by implementing a servant evangelism initiative. The word evangelism is often associated with the act of ...


Exodus/New Jersey Records, (1964-1971), Exodus/New Jersey 2019 Abilene Christian University

Exodus/New Jersey Records, (1964-1971), Exodus/New Jersey

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


George Carter Collection, George Carter 2019 Abilene Christian University

George Carter Collection, George Carter

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


Finding Aid For Christian Scholars Conference Records, (1981-2009), Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives 2019 Abilene Christian University

Finding Aid For Christian Scholars Conference Records, (1981-2009), Abilene Christian University Special Collections And Archives

Christian Scholars Conference Records

Finding aid for the Christian Scholars Conference Records, (1981-2009).


Claude Adrian Guild Papers, 1939-1992, Claude Adrian Guild 2019 Abilene Christian University

Claude Adrian Guild Papers, 1939-1992, Claude Adrian Guild

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


Sarah Martha Murphree Papers, 1958-2003, Sarah Martha Murphree 2019 Abilene Christian University

Sarah Martha Murphree Papers, 1958-2003, Sarah Martha Murphree

Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids

No abstract provided.


Guide To The Mission San Diego De Alcalá Excavation Records, Raymond Brandes 2019 University of San Diego

Guide To The Mission San Diego De Alcalá Excavation Records, Raymond Brandes

University Records

The Mission San Diego de Alcalá Excavation records document the nearly twenty years of excavation work conducted during a University of San Diego course led by Professors Raymond Brandes and James Moriarty. Among the records are course materials, newspaper articles, photographs and negatives, research materials, maps, and audio recordings. Course materials include planning materials for the course, informational materials for students, and documentation of excavation work. This includes notes about work conducted during class sessions, inventories of found artifacts, and drawings of the excavation areas. Aerial photographs taken of the Mission San Diego de Alcalá site, and topographical maps created ...


Paradigm Change: From An Institutional Church To A Lay-Driven Disciple-Making Movement, Jimmy Tam 2019 Fuller Theological Seminary

Paradigm Change: From An Institutional Church To A Lay-Driven Disciple-Making Movement, Jimmy Tam

Doctor of Ministry Projects

The purpose of this project is to develop a multi-faceted strategy to empower laypeople from Sunrise Christian Community to launch simple, reproducible, and micro churches in the community or in their own social networks, leading to a paradigm change from an institutional and attractional church to a lay-driven disciple-making and church planting movement. Sunrise Christian Community is located in the predominantly immigrant West San Gabriel Valley, California. Historically, the three main waves of Chinese immigrants from Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China have provided the church with many opportunities to evangelize. At the same time, the influx of new members from ...


Collection 0182: Signs And Wonders Collection, Fuller Seminary Archives and Special Collections 2019 Fuller Theological Seminary

Collection 0182: Signs And Wonders Collection, Fuller Seminary Archives And Special Collections

List of Archival Collections

The MC510 Signs and Wonders collection includes class materials, class records, and correspondence regarding MC510: Signs, Wonders, & Church Growth; MC511: Healing Ministry and Church Growth; and MC550: The Ministry of Healing in World Evangelization. Dates of the materials range from 1981-1989. Formats include manuscripts, typescript, print publications, audio cassettes, audio CDs, and VHS tapes. This collection also includes two sets of seminar notes by Charles H. Kraft on “Christianity With Power” (1990) and “Deep Level Healing” (1992).


Collection 0181: C. Peter Wagner Collection, 1930-2016, Fuller Seminary Archives and Special Collections 2019 Fuller Theological Seminary

Collection 0181: C. Peter Wagner Collection, 1930-2016, Fuller Seminary Archives And Special Collections

List of Archival Collections

The C. Peter Wagner collection includes Wagner’s course material and teaching notes, various writings of his, organizations and events that he had correspondences with, and personal and miscellaneous files. Materials in the collection have a focus on church growth and missions. Wagner is also well remembered for his involvement in teaching the MC510 “Signs and Wonders” Class at Fuller Seminary alongside John Wimber from 1981-1985.


Missional Apologetics: An Examination Of Essential Elements In The Apologetic Approaches Of Early Christian Era Apologists In Light Of The Mission Of Christ To A Pluralistic World, George B. Bannister Sr 2019 Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary & Graduate School

Missional Apologetics: An Examination Of Essential Elements In The Apologetic Approaches Of Early Christian Era Apologists In Light Of The Mission Of Christ To A Pluralistic World, George B. Bannister Sr

Doctoral Dissertations and Projects

The cultural ethos known as postmodernism has impacted the epistemological and functional structures of contemporary society in dramatic ways. Changes in the attitudes, standards, and belief systems from which people operate in their day-to-day lives have seen radical alterations in the last fifty years. The impact of the postmodern milieu has been evident in various ways in local church ministry, as well as the extension of local church ministry on the mission field.As a result of the waning effectiveness of traditional evangelism methods and indications that there is a relationship between that waning efficacy and the postmodern milieu, scholars ...


Enabling The Bury Methodist Circuit To Focus On Being A ‘Discipleship Movement Shaped For Mission’, John Illsley 2018 Fuller Theological Seminary

Enabling The Bury Methodist Circuit To Focus On Being A ‘Discipleship Movement Shaped For Mission’, John Illsley

Doctor of Ministry Projects

The goal of this doctoral project is to lead the Bury Methodist Circuit in the United Kingdom into a restructuring of leadership and oversight to enable the circuit and its fifteen churches to better serve the contemporary age in discipleship and mission. This is in line with the tag line of the British Methodist Church—“a discipleship movement shaped for mission.”

The author serves as superintendent minister of the Bury Circuit and is due to retire in August 2019. Serving previously in two other circuits in the United Kingdom and nine years in Hong Kong reveal how the Bury Circuit ...


The John Allen Chau Archive: Citations To Primary Sources, Major News Reports & Commentary, Thad R. Horner, Daniel D. Isgrigg, Angela Sample, Jane B. Malcolm, Sally J. Shelton, Roger Rydin 2018 Oral Roberts University

The John Allen Chau Archive: Citations To Primary Sources, Major News Reports & Commentary, Thad R. Horner, Daniel D. Isgrigg, Angela Sample, Jane B. Malcolm, Sally J. Shelton, Roger Rydin

John Chau Archive

A bibliography of primary sources, general news sources, commentary, and related sources concerning the death of John Allen Chau, ORU Alumnus and missionary who was killed by members of the Sentinelese people, a remote tribe on India’s Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This bibliography contains links to websites as of December 12, 2018.

**Views expressed in the items posted on the Digital Showcase are those of the contributors only. Their publication on the Digital Showcase does not express or imply endorsement by the Digital Showcase or Oral Roberts University.**


Message Music A Universal Genre, Clarissa E. Steffen Ed.D. 2018 Pacific University

Message Music A Universal Genre, Clarissa E. Steffen Ed.D.

Faculty Scholarship

Message Music is a collaboration of music from many different genres, that is meant to communicate universality, and bring about healing for individuals, couples, families, groups, and the community. It has a global message, and we are one. Finding its roots in an eclectic collection of folk, spiritual, gospel, blues, jazz, rhythm and blues, Motown, Fusion, Metaphysical or other genres "Message Music," transcends all genres and allows people to join in a universal quest to unite and find collective consciousness and way of being together that brings acceptance and love. It has always existed, in some circles, it will be ...


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