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Joy Fanny Ridderhof (30 March 1903 in Minnesota - 19 December 1984 in Stanton, California) was an American missionary. Christianity ( Greek Χριστιανισμός from the word Xριστός ( Christ)is a monotheistic Religion centered on the life and teachings Protestantism refers to the forms of Christian faith and practice that originated in the 16th century Protestant Reformation. This is the History of Central America is the study of the past, particularly the written record, oral histories, and traditions, passed The History of South America is the study of the past, particularly the written record, oral histories, and traditions, passed down from During the Age of Discovery, the Roman Catholic Church inaugurated a major effort to spread Christianity in the New World and to convert the Native Americans This timeline of Christian missions chronicles the global expansion of Christianity through a sampling of missionary outreach events Ashbel Green Simonton (1833- December 9, 1867) was a North-American Presbyterian minister and missionary the first missionary to settle a Protestant Church in Allen Francis Gardiner (1794–1851 was a British Royal Navy officer and Missionary to Patagonia. Cyrus Ingerson Scofield (August 19 1843 - July 24 1921 was an American theologian, minister and Writer. Irish roots Guinness was born in Kingstown In Taney, Dublin, Ireland. William Cameron Townsend ( July 9, 1896 &ndash April 23, 1982) was a prominent Christian missionary whose ministry began in the early Operation Auca was an attempt by five Evangelical Christian missionaries from the United States to make contact with the Huaorani Rachel Saint ( January 2, 1914 – November 11, 1994) was an evangelical Christian Missionary from the United States who Chet Bitterman (c 1953-1981 was an American linguist and Missionary who was kidnapped and killed by revolutionaries of the 19th of April The South American Missionary Society was founded at Brighton in 1844 as the Patagonian Mission. Wycliffe Bible Translators is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making a translation of the Bible in every living language in the world especially for cultures with little The American Bible Society ( ABS) is a group founded in 1816, that publishes distributes and translates the Bible. The Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM is an inter- denominational evangelical Christian Missionary organization founded by Fredrik Franson HCJB is the flagship station of one of the most popular and far-reaching international radio ministries in the world - HCJB Global The Regions Beyond Missionary Union was a Protestant Christian Missionary society founded by Henry Grattan Guinness in 1898 Mission Aviation Fellowship is a Christian Missionary organization whose primary purpose is to provide Air transportation in support of missionary efforts Luis Palau Jr (born November 27 1934) is an international Christian evangelist living in the Portland area in Oregon, Mincaye Enquedi (also Mincayi, Minkayi, or Mincayani; Huao for "Wasp") (born ca Events 240 BC - 1st recorded Perihelion passage of Halley's Comet. Year 1903 ( MCMIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display calendar of the Gregorian calendar or a Common year starting Minnesota ( Native Americans demonstrated the name to early settlers Events 324 - Licinius abdicates his position as Roman Emperor. Year 1984 ( MCMLXXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar) Stanton is a small city located in western Orange County California. California ( is a US state on the West Coast of the United States, along the Pacific Ocean. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the A missionary is a member of a Religion who works to convert those who do not share the missionary's faith someone who proselytizes.
The youngest child of Dutch immigrants, Ridderhof was one of the first three graduates of Columbia International University in 1923. The Netherlands ( Dutch:, ˈnedərlɑnt is the European part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which consists of the Netherlands the Netherlands Columbia International University is a Christian institution of higher education located in Columbia South Carolina. In 1930, she traveled to Honduras, establshing her ministry in Marcala and neighboring villages. Honduras in Spanish, República de Honduras) is a democratic republic in Central America. Marcala is a Municipality in the Honduran department of La Paz. Forced to return to the United States to recover from malaria, she began Gospel Recordings in 1939 to remain in touch with her followers. Malaria is a vector -borne Infectious disease caused by Protozoan Parasites It is widespread in tropical and subtropical regions including Global Recordings Network (GRN was founded by Joy Ridderhof in Los Angeles California in 1939 as "Gospel Recordings
Gospel Recordings expanded to provide recordings of the Gospel to often-illiterate people along with hand-operated record players. This article is about the canonical books of the New Testament traditional definition of literacy is considered to be the ability to read and write or the ability to use Language to read, write, listen, As of 2008, the company has produced recordings in 5,705 languages. 2008 ( MMVIII) is the current year in accordance with the Gregorian calendar, a Leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common
Columbia International University named its Media and Music Center the Joy Ridderhof Memorial Center in 1985.
Ridderhof and Gospel Recordings are the subjects of the 2006 P.O.V. documentary The Tailenders. POV ("point of view" is a PBS television series which features independent nonfiction films Documentary film is a broad category of visual expression that is based on the attempt in one fashion or another to " Document " reality
Betty M. Hockett Catching Their Talk in a Box: The Life-Story of Joy Ridderhof ISBN 0-943701139 (pbk) Barclay Press, 1987.