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Bill Bright & Campus Crusade for Christ

the renewal of evangelicalism in postwar America

by John G. Turner

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bright, Bill.,
  • Campus Crusade for Christ -- History.,
  • Evangelicalism -- United States -- History.,
  • United States -- Religious life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-278) and index.

    Other titlesBill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ
    StatementJohn G. Turner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV3785.B73 T87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21039470M
    ISBN 100807831859, 0807858730
    ISBN 109780807831854, 9780807858738
    LC Control Number2007035930

    Today, nearly all fundamental Christians are in some measure acquainted with Campus Crusade for Christ, International. Its early activities were confined to the college campuses of southern California, but during the decades of the 60's and 70's it expanded throughout . Bill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ: The Renewal of Evangelicalism in Postwar America John G. Turner Founded as a local college ministry in , Campus Crusade for Christ has become one of the world's largest evangelical organizations, today boasting an annual budget of more than $ million.

    Founded as a local college ministry in , Campus Crusade for Christ has become one of the world's largest evangelical organizations, today boasting an annual budget of more than $ million. Nondenominational organizations like Campus Crusade account for much of modern evangelicalism's dynamism and adaptation to mainstream American culture.4/5(2). - Campus Crusade for Christ International (CCC) was founded in on the campus of UCLA by the then 29 year-old Bill Bright (), who at the time was a seminary student at neo-evangelical Fuller Theological Seminary. Bright grew up in Coweta, Oklahoma, and was a successful businessman with an oil company and a specialty food business.

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John G. Turner's insightful and accomplished Bill Bright and the Campus Crusade for Christ makes an important contribution to the study of American evangelicalism, filling a large gap in the current literature.

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Christianity Today Book Award for History Bill Bright & Campus Crusade for Christ book Biography!Bill Bright founded Campus Crusade for Christ (CCC) in the early s and later developed the 'Four Spiritual Laws' that has been arguably the most influential visible representation of the Gospel in the last 50 years.

Perhaps more than anyone, Bright popularized the phrase 'God loves you and has a wonderful plan for your life', the Pages: Bill Bright, founder of Campus Crusade for Christ, wrote the Four Spiritual Laws in order to provide believers with an excellent way to introduce people to Jesus Christ and God's plan of salvation.

How to know that Christ is in your life, and suggestions for Christian growth are also given in this 15 page, pocket sized booklet.

25 booklets.5/5(15). Looking for books by Bill Bright. See all books authored by Bill Bright, including Blessed Child, and Handbook for Christian Maturity: Bible Study (Ten Basic Steps Toward Christian Maturity), and more on Founded as a local college ministry inCampus Crusade for Christ has become one of the world's largest evangelical organizations, today boasting an annual budget of more than $ million.

Nondenominational organizations like Campus Crusade account for much of modern evangelicalism's dynamism and adaptation to mainstream American culture. The Holy Spirit came to glorify Christ (John ). When one is filled with the Holy Spirit, he is a true disciple of Christ. In His last command before His ascension, Christ promised the power of the Holy Spirit to enable us to be witnesses for Him (Acts ).

How, then, can one be filled with the Holy Spirit. Founded in by Bill Bright (), Campus Crusade for Christ is now the largest non-philanthropic evangelical "parachurch" organization in the United States, with more t employees and an annual budget of more than $ by:   One of our dear readers and friends, Marcella posted on a previous article, a comment about Campus Crusade for Christ International (CCCI).

With her permission I reprint and comment on it here. but first I must make a few quick points. 1) INTENT: Perhaps the original intent of CCCI founder Bill Bright was honorable.

If you’re looking for a book that will either vilify or canonize Bill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ, this is not the one for you. John Turner has crafted an honest account of one of the fastest growing and most influential religious movements of the last half century.

A critical insider to parachurch evangelicalism, Turner participated in Young Life and InterVarsity. John G. Turner is assistant professor of history at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama. He is a PhD graduate of the University of Notre Dame, where he completed his dissertation on Bill Bright under professor George Marsden.

Bill Bight and Campus Crusade for Christ is his first monograph. The text, winner of a Christianity Today book award, is a parallel study of Bill. Cru is a caring community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ.

We are committed helping fulfill the Great Commission in the power of the Holy Spirit by winning people to faith in Jesus Christ, building them in their faith and sending them to win and build others; and helping the Body of Christ do evangelism and discipleship.

These young people were in Dallas for Campus Crusade for Christ’s “Explo ’72”—at “Godstock” rather than Woodstock.¹ The students spent the mornings listening to Bill Bright, Billy Graham, and other evangelical luminaries talk about Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit, and.

An unforgettable chronicle of courage, determination, faith, and humility, Amazing Faith is the exclusive and inspiring account of how Dr. Bill Bright, founder and president of Campus Crusade for Christ International, stepped out in simple, unwavering obedience to God/5.

Bill Bright receives his reward Bill Bright, founder of Campus Crusade for Christ and one of the most successful evangelists of the 20th century, fought pulmonary fibrosis since his diagnosis in Author: Ted Olsen.

Brad Bright, the younger son of the late Bill Bright, explains why social issues are not the critical issues, but rather a symptom, and why we must focus on the Source of morality to win the cultural war.

Joined the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ in vocal minority" instead of "homosexual" or "homosexuality" because the latter. Brad Bright is the youngest son of Bill and Vonette Bright, the founders of Campus Crusade for Christ.

Brad graduated from Wheaton College in with a B.A. in political science and history. During the ’s he served as an aide in both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives. In his well-researched work, Bill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ, John G.

Turner delves into the life of Bill Bright to ferret out the Oklahoman's inspiration for and purpose in creating "one of the evangelical world's largest parachurch ministries" (), Campus Crusade for Christ. About this Item: Campus Crusade for Christ International. Paperback. Condition: GOOD.

Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or. Near the beginning of Amazing Faith: The Authorized Biography of Bill Bright, author Michael Richardson writes about Bright's founding of Campus Crusade for Christ, one of the largest Christian organizations in the dson quotes Bright as saying, "I'm often asked if I'm surprised at the remarkable growth and size of Campus Crusade for : BRAD has been on staff with Campus Crusade for Christ for 25 years.

He serves as the president of Bright Media Foundation (an affilate of Campus Crusade for Christ) and directs DISCOVER GOD, a project designed to help people better understand who God really is so they can trust him more each day, resulting in personal transformation.Legends Bill Bright: A Slave for Christ By Michael Little CBN President.

-- He is best known for taking the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the intelligentsia of the world -- the students and professors of our universities. You may not recognize his face, but million people around the globe know Jesus Christ as their Savior because of his ministry, Campus Crusade for Christ International.