VII.       General Conference 1970-present

              I.            General secretary

                             1.           1969-1970 (2 cu. ft.)

                             2.           1971 (1.5 cu. ft.)

                             3.           1972 (1.15 cu. ft.)

                             4.           1973 (1.15 cu. ft.)

                             5.           1974 (1.3 cu. ft.)

                             6.           1975 (1.3 cu. ft.)

                             7.           1976 (1.6 cu. ft.)

                             8.           1977 (1 cu. ft.)

                             9.           1978 (.6 cu. ft.)

                            10.         Promotional material 1975-1980 (.75 cu. ft.)

                            11.         1979 files (.6 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            12.         1980-1996 files (19.3 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            13-18.    [not used]

                            19.         Conference of Mennonites in Canada Council of Boards reports 1971-1981 (.45 cu. ft.)

                                            [See Archon for inventory]

                            20-23.    [not used]

                            24.         “Equipping” packets 1999-2002 (1 cu. ft.) UNPROCESSED

                            25.         [not used]

                            26.         1996-1999 files (4 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            27.         Transformation files 1999-2001 (2.45 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            28.         Miscellaneous files 1999-2001 (.3 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            29.         [not used]

                            30.         Miscellaneous minutes, printed matter, etc. 1935-1995 (2 cu. ft.) [shifted from MLA.I.I.8 since most of it is post-1970]

                            31.         Integration files 1996-1998 (1 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

                            33.         U. S. Country Committee 1998-1999 (.3 cu. ft.) [See Archon for inventory]

 




Note: The general secretary (before 1969 called executive secretary and office manager) must be distinguished from the conference secretary position (series MLA.VII.J). The conference secretary is an elected conference officer. The general secretary is a hired staff person, an employee of the conference, not an elected officer.



Total volume: 43.75 cu. ft.



MLA.VII.I.1 General secretary 1969-1970


Box       Folder                 Contents

 

(No, as a matter of fact, I don't have any idea why the folder numbers start at 606 instead of 1. I left them this way because I didn't want to relabel all the folders.)


 1            606                      AFPRO (Action for Food Production) Department

              607                      Alternative service

              608                      American Bible Society

              609                      Baptist General Conference

              610                      Bethel College

              611                      Bethel Deaconess Hospital

              612                      Black Manifesto

              613                      Bluffton College (Lloyd L. Ramseyer)

              614                      Brethren in Christ Church

              615                      Budgets, CES (Church Extension Services), financial statements

              616                      Central District Conference

              617                      Christian Concerns, Committee on

              618                      Christian Education, Division of

              619                      Church and Community, Section on

              620                      Church growth and change

              621                      Church of God

              622                      Church of the Brethren

              623                      Church Renewal, Department of (Evangelism Section)

              624                      Church Unity Committee

              625                      Commission on Education

              626                      Commission on Home Ministries #1

              627                      Commission on Home Ministries #2

              628                      Commission on Home Ministries #3

              629                      Commission on Home Ministries #4


 2            630                      Commission on Overseas Mission #1

              631                      Commission on Overseas Mission #2

              632                      Commission transitional procedures

              633                      Committee of Christian Concerns

              634                      Conference of Mennonites in Canada

              635                      Conference symbol

              636                      Conference Visitor

              637                      Conference Visitor mailing list changes

              638                      Constitution and Polity Committee

              639                      Consultation on Administering Financial Aid for Theological Students

              640                      Contacting Creative Congregations

              641                      Council of Boards correspondence

              642                      Council of Commissions

              643                      Council of Mennonite Colleges

              644                      Crossroads

              645                      Delta Ministry, Commission on

              646                      District conference correspondence

              647                      Division of Administration

 2            648                      Division of Communication

              649                      Dual conference affiliation

              650                      Dyck, Gordon

              651                      Eastern District Conference

              652                      Ecumenical Church Loan Fund

              653                      Evangelical Covenant Church of America

              654                      Evangelical Mennonite Church

              655                      Evangelism Committee

              656                      Every Home Plan (The Mennonite)

              657                      Executive Committee of the General Board

              658                      Executive secretaries


 3            659                      Faith and Order, Department of

              660                      Freeman Junior College

              661                      Garrett Theological Seminary

              662                      General Board correspondence

              663                      General Board data

              664                      General Secretary

              665                      Germantown Mennonite Church Corporation Board

              666                      Goals for Mission in the 70s, Consultation on

              667                      Handbook of Information

              668                      Historic Peace Church Conference

              669                      Interchurch Relations Committee

              670                      International Guest House

              671                      Interoffice newssheet

              672                      Kansas Council of Churches

              673                      Koontz, Elbert - conference secretary - correspondence

              674                      Lutheran Churches of America

              675                      Mennonite Biblical Seminary correspondence

              676                      Mennonite Biblical Seminary reports, etc.

              677                      Mennonite Board of Missions and Charities

              678                      Mennonite Brethren Church

              679                      Mennonite Central Committee


 4            680                      Mennonite Central Committee - General Conference representation

              681                      Mennonite General Conference (Old Mennonites)

              682                      Mennonite Historical Library and Archives

              683                      Mennonite Medical Association

              684                      Mennonite Mental Health Services

              685                      The Mennonite

              686                      Mennonite World Conference

              687                      Ministerial loans, scholarships, aid, etc.

              688                      Ministerial placement

              689                      Ministers Certificate

              690                      Ministers' identification card

              691                      Ministry, Committee on - correspondence

              692                      Miscellaneous correspondence

              693                      Miscellaneous material

 4            694                      National Association of Evangelicals

              695                      National Council of Churches miscellaneous file

              696                      North American Mennonite Bible Conference

              697                      Northern District Conference

              697a                     Oklahoma City Advisory Committee

              698                      Overseas Ministries, Division of

              699                      Pacific District Conference

              700                      Pastoral internship - Mennonite Biblical Seminary

              701                      Pastor's Seminar

              702                      Peace and Social Concerns, Committee on

              703                      Peace Section


 5            704                      Personnel Office

              705                      Poettcker, Henry

              706                      Poverty Fund

              707                      Prairie View Hospital

              708                      Presbyterian Church Directory

              709                      Program Committee

              710                      Project Equality

              711                      Proposed study - Salvation and Redemption

              712                      Radio Committee

              713                      Research, Department of

              714                      Scheduled meetings 1969

              715                      Schowalter Foundation board meeting, October 1969

              716                      Schowalter Foundation board meeting, November 1969

              717                      Schowalter Memorial Address

              718                      Secretarial workshop

              719                      Seminar, Pastors

              720                      South America correspondence

              721                      Stewardship

              722                      Subscriptions

              723                      Suspense file

              724                      Vietnam conflict

              725                      Voluntary Service

              726                      Waltner, Erland

              727                      Western District Conference

              728                      World Council of Churches

              729                      Yearbook of American Churches

              730                      Young People's Union

              731                      Zehr, Howard J.


                                           Appendix


 6            732                      Church extension - Committee of Evangelism

              733                      Committee on City Churches - Community organization

              734                      Council of Mission Board Secretaries - Evangelism

              735                      Faith and Life Radio and TV Committee - finances

              736                      General Board - Inner city

 6            737                      Mennonite Mutual Aid Fraternal Activities Fund - Mississippi projects

              738                      Philadelphia youth work - Crossroads - short term service

              739                      Voluntary Service contracts



MLA.VII.I.2 General secretary 1971


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Anabaptist Curriculum Consultation

                2                         Arena; Bethel College

                3                         Bible Conference of North America; Bluffton College - Robert Kreider

                4                         Budgets, Church Extension Services, financial statements, etc.

                5                         Canadian Council; Census of members and ex-members

                6                         Central District Conference; Chapel

                7                         Church of the Brethren; Church withdrawals

                8                         Commission on Education

                9                         Commission on Home Ministries

               10                        Commission on Overseas Mission; Committee of Christian Concern

               11                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada

                12                       Conference Visitor

               13                        Congo Inland Mission 1970

               14                        Congo Inland Mission 1971; Congo Inland Mission minutes


 2             15                       Constitution and Polity Committee; Co-operative Ministries

               16                        Council of Commissions; District conference correspondence

               17                        District conference presidents; Division of Administration

               18                        Division of Communication; Dual conference affiliation

               19                        Eastern District Conference; Evangelical Covenant Church of America

               20                        Evangelical Mennonite Church; Executive Committee of the General Board

               21                        Executive secretaries; Facilities

               22                        Faith and Life Bookstore; Faith and Life Press

               23                        Faith at Work; Garrett Theological Seminary

               24                        General Conference report to districts; General Board

               25                        General secretary; General secretary - personal

               26                        Germantown Mennonite Church Corporation Board; Goals for the 70s

               27                        Grievance correspondence; Gulf States Mennonite Conference

               28                        Historical Committee; Historic Peace Churches

               29                        Hymnal exchange; Information

               30                        Interchurch Relations Committee

               31                        Layman's Profile; Leadership


 3             32                       Magazines; The Mennonite

               33                        Mennonite (co-operative periodical)

               34                        Mennonite Biblical Seminary - Erland Waltner

               35                        Mennonite Board of Missions and Charities; Mennonite Brethren Church

               36                        Mennonite Central Committee

               37                        Mennonite General Conference; Mennonite Disaster Service

               38                        Mennonite Library and Archives; Mennonite Mental Health Services

               39                        Mennonite Mobility Study; Mennonite Mutual Aid

               40                        Mennonite World Conference; Ministerial concerns


 4             41                       Ministerial ordination and certification; Ministerial placement

               42                        Ministers identification card; Ministry, Committee on

               43                        Miscellaneous correspondence

 4             44                       National Association of Evangelicals; National Council of Churches

               45                        National Council of Churches - Department of Christian Life and Missions

               46                        Northern District Conference; Operation Understanding

               47                        Pacific District Conference; Peace and Social Concerns

               48                        Personnel Office; Poverty Fund 1968-1970

               49                        Poverty Fund 1971

               50                        Prairie View Hospital; Promotion

               51                        Schowalter Foundation 1968-September 1969

               52                        Schowalter Foundation, October 1969-1970


 5             53                       Schowalter Memorial Address; South American Conference

               54                        South America correspondence; Staff - general

               55                        Statement of faith; Stewardship

               56                        Study Committee on Church Organization; U. S. Churchman

               57                        Voluntary Service; Western District Conference

               58                        Woodlawn

               59                        Women's Missionary Association; Yearbook of American Churches



MLA.VII.I.3 General secretary 1972


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Anabaptist Curriculum Exploration; Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary

                2                         Bethel College; Bluffton College

                3                         Central District Conference; Church Member Profile 1971

                4                         Church Member Profile 1972

                5                         Commission on Education; Commission on Home Ministries

                6                         Commission on Overseas Mission; Committee on the Ministry

                7                         Community Conference; Conference of Mennonites in Canada

                8                         Congo Inland Mission; Consultation of Churches

                9                         Council of Commissions; Der Bote


 2             10                       Division of Administration; Eastern District Conference

               11                        Echo Project booklet; Evangelical Mennonite Church

               12                        Evangelism; Every Home Plan (The Mennonite)

               13                        Faith and Life Press; Field papers

               14                        General Board; General Conference report to districts

               15                        General secretary; General secretary - personal

               16                        Germantown Corporation; Information

               17                        Interchurch Relations; Inter-Mennonite

               18                        Library Committee; The Mennonite

               19                        Mennonite Central Committee; Mennonite Church

               20                        Mennonite Historical Library and Archives; Mennonite Publishing House

               21                        Mennonite World Conference 1971


 3             22                       Mennonite World Conference 1971; Mennonite World Conference, January-June 1972

               23                        Mennonite World Conference, July-August 1972

               24                        Merger proposals (COE/CHM); Ministerial placement director

               25                        Ministers manual; Ministers seminar

               26                        Ministry and ordination; Miscellaneous

               27                        Miscellaneous correspondence; National Association of Evangelicals

               28                        National Council of Churches; North American Mennonite Convention

               29                        Northern District Conference; Pacific District Conference

               30                        Peace and Social Concerns; Personnel Office


 4             31                       Poverty Fund; Prairie View

               32                        Program Committee (General Conference); Promotion

               33                        Richfield; Schowalter Foundation 1971

               34                        Schowalter Foundation 1972

               35                        South American Conference; U. S. Churchman

               36                        Western District Conference; Women's Missionary Association

               37                        Workshop, Inter-commission; World Council of Churches (WCC)



MLA.VII.I.4 General secretary 1973


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission; American Association of Theological Schools

                2                         Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary; Bethel College - Harold Schultz

                3                         Der Bote - P. B. Wiens, editor; Budgets

                4                         Central District - Jake Friesen; Christian Living

                5                         Church leadership and ordination

                6                         Church Member Profile

                7                         Church Member Profile correspondence

                8                         Church Member Profile - Inter-term, January 1973

                9                         Church planting; Church requests for visitors

               10                        Commission on Education; Commission on Home Ministries

               11                        Commission on Overseas Mission; Committee on the Ministry


 2             12                       Conference of Mennonites in Canada - minutes

               13                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada - correspondence

               14                        Conference secretary correspondence 1971-1973

               15                        Constitution Committee; Cooperative ministries

               16                        Council of Commissions; Direct donor letter

               17                        Division of Administration; Division of Communications

               18                        Donations; Eastern District

               19                        Executive secretaries; Faith and Order - National Council of Churches

               20                        Garrett Theological Seminary; General Board

               21                        General Conference report to districts; General secretary

               22                        Germantown Corporation; Grantsmanship

               23                        Handbook of Information; Historical concerns

               24                        Hymnal exchange; Information

               25                        Inter-agency financing; Inter-Mennonite Centennial Committee

               26                        Inter-Mennonite Writers; Leadership


 3             27                       The Mennonite - Larry Kehler, ed.; Meetinghouse

               28                        Mennonite Central Committee - Bill Snyder

               29                        Mennonite Central Committee - Self-study

               30                        Mennonite Conference on Christian Community; Mennonite General Conference

               31                        Mennonite Historical Library and Archives; Mennonite Mutual Aid Association

               32                        Mennonite Mutual Aid Fraternal Activities Fund

               33                        Mennonite Mutual Aid Fraternal Activities Fund; Mennonite World Conference

               34                        Ministers' seminar; Ministry and placement

               35                        Miscellaneous correspondence; Moderators/secretaries Committee

               36                        National Association of Evangelicals; National Council of Churches

               37                        New pastors; Northern District

               38                        Pacific District Conference; Peace concerns


 4             39                       Peace Section; Personnel

               40                        Poverty; Prairie View

               41                        Promotion; Saskatchewan Conference

               42                        South American Conference; Western District Conference

               43                        Women in the church; Women's Missionary Association

 4             44                       Workshop, inter-commission

               45                        Workshop, inter-commission - Pacific District



MLA.VII.I.5 General secretary 1974


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission; American Association of Theological Schools

                2                         Anabaptist Curriculum; Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary

                3                         Bethel College; Bicentennial

                4                         Bluffton College; Der Bote

                5                         Budgets; Canadian Mennonite Bible College

                6                         Canadian provincial conferences; Canadian-U.S. relations

                7                         Centennial observance; Central District

                8                         722 Chapel and Social Committees; Church correspondence

                9                         Church leadership and ordination; Church Member Profile

               10                        Church planting; Church withdrawals

               11                        Commission on Education; Commission on Home Ministries

               12                        Commission on Overseas Mission; Committee on the Ministry


 2             13                       Committee of Moderators/secretaries

               14                        Communications Office

               15                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada; Conrad Grebel College

               16                        Constitution Committee; Council of Commissions

               17                        Council of Mission Board Secretaries; District conferences

               18                        Division of Administration; Dual affiliation

               19                        Eastern District; Employee policy

               20                        Executive secretaries; Faith and Life Press

               21                        Faith and Order - National Council of Churches; Forum

               22                        General Board; General Board budget

               23                        General Board - Executive Committee; General Conference reports to districts

               24                        General Conference - St. Catharines; Germantown Corporation


 3             25                       Handbook of Information; Historical concerns

               26                        Information; Interchurch relations

               27                        Janzen, Heinz; Leadership

               28                        Meetinghouse; The Mennonite

               29                        Mennonite Brethren; Mennonite Central Committee

               30                        Mennonite Central Committee Annual Meeting; Mennonite Central Committee Executive Committee

               31                        Mennonite Central Committee self-study; Mennonite Central Committee West Coast

               32                        Mennonite Church; Mennonite Community Association

               33                        Mennonite Foundation; Mennonite Historical Library and Archives

               34                        Mennonite Mutual Aid; Mennonite World Conference

               35                        Menno Travel; Ministry and placement

               36                        Miscellaneous correspondence; National Association of Evangelicals


 4             37                       News Service; Northern District

               38                        Office space; Oklahoma

               39                        Pacific District; Peace concerns

               40                        Peace Section; Personnel

               41                        Poettcker, Henry; Poverty

               42                        Prairie View; Project Equality

 4             43                       Promotion; Promotion - Bulletin inserts

               44                        Promotion - Direct donor letter; Promotion - Direct donor letter contribution information

               45                        Promotion - Direct donor letter final copy; Railroad clergy

               46                        Religion in American Life; Sawadsky, Hedy

               47                        Schowalter Foundation 1973; Schowalter Foundation 1974

               48                        South American Conference; Stewardship

               49                        Theology conference; U. S. Churchmen

               50                        Voluntary Service; War tax refusal

               51                        Western District Conference; Women in the church

               52                        Women's Missionary Association; Workshop - coordinated

               53                        World Council of Churches; World hunger


                                           Appendix (added 20 October 1992)


               54                        Schowalter Foundation board session, October 1974



MLA.VII.I.6 General secretary 1975


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission; Agri-Urban

                2                         American Association of Theological Schools; American Bible Society

                3                         Anabaptist Curriculum - Foundation Series; Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries

                4                         Bethel College; Bethel Deaconess Hospital

                5                         Der Bote; Budgets

                6                         Canadian Mennonite Bible College; Canadian provincial conferences

                7                         Canadian-U.S. relations; Central District

                8                         722 Chapel and Social Committees; Chaplains

                9                         China reparations issue; Church of the Brethren

               10                        Church leadership and ordination; Church Member Profile

               11                        Church relations; Commission on Education

               12                        Commission on Education - Department of Higher Education; Commission on Home Ministries

               13                        Commission on Home Ministries - Church planting; Commission on Home Ministries - Peace concerns

               14                        Commission on Home Ministries - Voluntary Service; Commission on Home Ministries - Year of Jubilee

               15                        Commission on Overseas Mission; Committee on the Ministry

               16                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada; Communications Office

               17                        Congregational contacts; Congress on the Family


 2             18                       Conrad Grebel College; Constitution Committee

               19                        Continuing education; Cooperative ministries

               20                        Council of Commissions; Council of Moderators and Secretaries

               21                        Daily Suggestor; District conferences

               22                        District presidents meeting; Division of Administration

               23                        Divorce and remarriage

               24                        Dual affiliation; Eastern District

               25                        Employee policy; European Mennonites

               26                        Every Home Plan; Executive secretaries

               27                        Faith and Life Press; Faith and Order - National Council of Churches

               28                        Forum; General Board

               29                        General Board budget; General Board - College/conference relations

               30                        General Board employees; General Board Executive Committee


 3             31                       General Conference report to districts; German immigrants

               32                        Germantown Corporation; Handbook of Information

               33                        Historical concerns; House churches

               34                        Information; Interchurch relations

               35                        Janzen, Heinz; Library

               36                        Meetinghouse; The Mennonite

               37                        Mennonite Brethren; Mennonite Business Associates

               38                        Mennonite Central Committee; Mennonite Central Committee annual meeting

               39                        Mennonite Central Committee - Department of U. S. Ministries; Mennonite Central Committee - Executive

 3             40                       Mennonite Central Committee - General Conference finances; Mennonite Central Committee - Nominating Committee

               41                        Mennonite Central Committee - Peace Section; Mennonite Central Committee self-study

               42                        Mennonite Central Committee West Coast; Mennonite Church


 4             43                       Mennonite Historical Library and Archives

               44                        Mennonite Mutual Aid

               45                        Mennonite World Conference

                46                       Ministerial Leadership - Jake Friesen

               47                        Missionary Study Fellowship

               48                        News Service

               49                        Pacific District

               50                        Personnel

               51                        Promotion

               52                        South American Conference

               53                        Theological issues

               54                        Theology conference

               55                        War tax refusal

               56                        Women in the church

               57                        World Council of Churches

               58                        World hunger


                                           Appendix (added 20 October 1992)


               59                        Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries board meeting, October 17-18, 1975



MLA.VII.I.7 General secretary 1976


Box       Folder                 Contents


                                           Miscellaneous correspondence


 1             1                        January 1976

                2                         February 1976

                3                         March 1976

                4                         April 1976

                5                         May 1976

                6                         June 1976

                7                         July 1976

                8                         August 1976

                9                         September 1976

               10                        October 1976

               11                        November 1976

               12                        December 1976


                                           General correspondence


               13                        AIMM (Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission)

               14                        Agri-Urban

               15                        Alberta

               16                        Alberta Conference

               17                        All-conference audio-visual

               18                        American Bible Society

               19                        American Express

               20                        Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary

               21                        Association of Theological Schools

               22                        Bethel College

               23                        Bicentennial

               24                        Bluffton College

               25                        Der Bote

               26                        British Columbia

               27                        Budgets

               28                        Canadian-U. S. inter-staff meetings

               29                        Central District

               30                        Chapel and Social Committees (at 722)


 2             31                       Chaplains

               32                        Church of the Brethren

               33                        Church leadership and ordination

               34                        Civil Air Patrol

               35                        Clergy travel discount

               36                        COE (Commission on Education)

               37                        COE - Anabaptist Curriculum Foundation Series

               38                        CHM (Commission on Home Ministries)

               39                        CHM - Church planting

               40                        CHM - Peace concerns

 2             41                       CHM - Personnel Office

               42                        CHM - Voluntary Service

               43                        COM (Commission on Overseas Mission)

               44                        Committee on the Ministry

               45                        Communication Committee

               46                        Communication Office

               47                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada

               48                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada

               49                        Congregational contacts

               50                        Council of Commissions

               51                        Council of Moderators and Secretaries

               52                        District conferences

               53                        District presidents

               54                        Division of Administration

               55                        Dual affiliation

               56                        Faith and Life Press

               57                        Faith and Order - National Council of Churches

               58                        Foundation asking

               59                        Eastern District

               60                        Employee policy

               61                        Every Home Plan

               62                        Executive secretaries

               63                        Evaluation


 3             64                       General Board

               65                        General Board - Budgets

               66                        General Board - Employees

               67                        General Board - Executive Committee

               68                        General Conference report to districts

               69                        German immigrants

               70                        Germantown Corporation

               71                        Giving trends

               72                        Handbook of Information

               73                        Historical concerns

               74                        Historic Peace Churches

               75                        Information

               76                        In-service training

               77                        Inter-church relations

               78                        Inter-Mennonite giving

               79                        Janzen, Heinz

               80                        The Mennonite

               81                        Mennonite Brethren

               82                        MCC (Mennonite Central Committee)

               83                        MCC annual meeting


 4             84                       MCC Executive Committee

               85                        MCC U. S. Ministries

               86                        MCC - General Conference finances

 4             87                       MCC Nominating Committee

               88                        MCC - North America

               89                        MCC Peace Section

               90                        MCC self-study

               91                        MCC West Coast

               92                        Mennonite Church - Paul Kraybill

               93                        Mennonite Foundation

               94                        Mennonite Library and Archives

               95                        Mennonite Mutual Aid

               96                        Mennonite World Conference

               97                        Ministerial Leadership Services - Jacob Friesen

               98                        Ministers get acquainted seminar

               99                        Miscellaneous correspondence

               100                      Missionary Study Fellowship

              101                      National Association of Evangelicals

              102                      National Council of Churches

              103                      Neufeld, Elmer

              104                      News Service

              105                      Northern District

              106                      Office spaces


 5            107                      Ontario

              108                      Pacific District

              109                      Peacemaking, A New Call to

              110                      Pension and retirement

              111                      Prairie View

              112                      Promotion

              113                      Russian Baptists

              114                      Russian Christians

              115                      Salary matters

              116                      Salary Study Committee

              117                      Salary minutes

              118                      Saskatchewan

              119                      Sawadsky, Hedy

              120                      South American Conference

              121                      Stewardship

              122                      Subscriptions

              123                      Travel

              124                      U. S. Churchmen

              125                      War taxes

              126                      War tax refusal

              127                      Western District

              128                      Women in Mission

              129                      Women in the Church

              130                      Workshop - coordinated

              131                      World Council of Churches


MLA.VII.I.8 General secretary 1977


Box       Folder                 Contents


                                           Miscellaneous correspondence


 1             1                        January 1977

                2                         February 1977

                3                         March 1977

                4                         April 1977

                5                         May 1977

                6                         June 1977

                7                         July 1977

                8                         August 1977

                9                         September 1977

               10                        October 1977

               11                        November 1977

               12                        December 1977

               

                                           General correspondence


                1                         Commission on Education

                2                         Commission on Home Ministries

                3                         Commission on Overseas Mission

                4                         Communications Office

                5                         Conference of Mennonites in Canada

                6                         Congregational contacts

                7                         Council of Moderators and Secretaries

                8                         Church leadership and ordination

                9                         Church Membership Profile

               10                        Church of the Brethren

               11                        District conferences

               12                        District presidents

               13                        Division of Administration

               14                        Divorce and remarriage

               15                        Dual affiliation

               16                        Dual conference congregational survey

               17                        Fact Book of Congregational Membership

               18                        Foundation askings

               19                        General Board

               20                        General Board Executive Committee


 2             21                       German immigrants

               22                        Germantown Corporation

               23                        The Mennonite

               24                        Mennonite Brethren

               25                        Mennonite Camping Association

               26                        Mennonite Central Committee

               27                        MCC Canada

               28                        MCC - General Conference finances

 2             29                       MCC Nominating Committee

               30                        MCC North Newton

               31                        MCC Peace Section

               32                        MCC West Coast

               33                        Mennonite Church

               34                        Mennonite Library and Archives

               35                        Mennonite Men

               36                        Mennonite Mutual Aid

               37                        Mennonite Renewal Services

               38                        Mennonite World Conference

               39                        Mennonite World Conference - Parables of the Kingdom

               40                        Ministerial Leadership Services - Jacob T. Friesen

               41                        Ministers aid

               42                        News Service


 3             43                       Pacific District

               44                        Peacemaking, A New Call to

               45                        Pension and retirement

               46                        Russian Christians

               47                        Salary matters

               48                        Saskatchewan Conference

               49                        Secretary for General Conference - correspondence

               50                        Seminole, Texas, immigration

               51                        South American Conference

               52                        Theological issues

               53                        U. S. Churchmen

               54                        War tax refusal

               55                        Western District Conference

               56                        Workshop - coordinated


                                           Appendix (files from 1977 delivered with 1978 files)


               57                        Alberta

               58                        American Bible Society

               59                        Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries

               60                        Bluffton College

               61                        Der Bote

               62                        Budgets

               63                        Building and remodeling

               64                        Schowalter Foundation 1975

               65                        Schowalter Foundation 1976

               66                        Schowalter Foundation 1977



MLA.VII.I.9 General secretary 1978


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Abortion

                2                         Alberta

                3                         American Bible Society

                4                         Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries

                5                         Bethel College

                6                         Bluffton College

                7                         Der Bote

                8                         Chapel and Social Committee

                9                         Church of the Brethren

               10                        Commission on Education

               11                        Communication - cassette tape

               12                        Communications

               13                        Conference of Mennonites in Canada

               14                        Council of International Ministries

               15                        Council of Moderators and Secretaries

               16                        District presidents

               17                        Eastern District

               18                        Foundation askings

               19                        General Board

               20                        General Board Executive Committee

               21                        German immigrants

               22                        Germantown Corporation

               23                        Handbook of Information

               24                        Keeney peace lectureship

               25                        Leadership

               26                        Manitoba Conference

               27                        The Mennonite

               28                        Mennonite Brethren

               29                        Mennonite Central Committee

               30                        MCC Canada

               31                        MCC Central States


 2             32                       MCC - General Conference finances

               33                        MCC Nominating Committee

               34                        MCC Peace Section

               35                        MCC U. S. Ministries

               36                        Mennonite Church

               37                        Mennonite Foundation

               38                        Mennonite Missionary Study Fellowship

               39                        Mennonite Mutual Aid

               40                        Mennonite Renewal Services

               41                        Mennonite World Conference

               42                        Ministerial Leadership Services

               43                        National Council of Churches

               44                        Pacific District

               45                        Peacemaking, A New Call to

 2             46                       Pension and retirement

               47                        Russian Christians

               48                        Schowalter Foundation

               49                        Seminole, Texas

               50                        South American Conference

               51                        Stewardship

               52                        U. S. government

               53                        War tax refusal

               54                        War tax refusal - Civil responsibility minutes

               55                        Western District Conference

               56                        Women in the Church



MLA.VII.I.10 Promotional materials 1975-1980


Box       Folder                 Contents


 1             1                        Promotional material 1975

                2                         Promotional material 1975

                3                         Promotional material 1975

                4                         Promotional material 1977

                5                         Promotional material 1977

                6                         Promotional material 1977


 2             7                        Promotional material 1978

                8                         Promotional material 1978

                9                         Promotional material 1978

               10                        Promotional material 1979

               11                        Promotional material 1979

               12                        Promotional material 1979

               13                        Promotional material 1980


 3             14                       Promotional material 1980