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Small Collection 31 [February 5, 1996]
Evangelical Alliance Mission, The; 1949-
Handbook for All Fields; 1962-1964
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Interdenominational mission organization; founded in 1890 as Scandinavian Alliance Mission; changed name to The Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM), 1949; sending agency of Evangelical tradition committed primarily to evangelism, church planting, and development; involved in education, literature, linguistics, medicine, radio and other specialized services.
Scope and Content
Handbook for missionaries and candidates to orient them to the mission's goals, methods, and policies. Manual outlines regulations related to fund raising, visas, and travel overseas, health and country-specific information. Also included is a folder on Mission's Medical Aid Fund and a letter explaining TEAM's procedure for reviewing candidiates for mission fields.
The materials for this collection were received by the Center in March 1977 from Dr. John Gration.