LANEY, JAMES T. (JAMES THOMAS)
James T. Laney papers
> United Methodist Church materials

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Series 3
United Methodist Church materials, 1954-1992
Boxes 20 - 24, 79 - 80

Scope and Content Note

Series 3 contains material related to Laney’s involvement in the United Methodist Church as pastor, missionary, and active participant in Church governing bodies. The series contains correspondence and printed matter on Church meetings and events; association with governing boards of United Methodism, including the University Senate; Laney’s mission work in Korea; and service as pastor to the St. Paul Community Methodist Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. Notable contents include notes taken during mission work and University Senate materials on the Southern Methodist University football scandal.

Arrangement Note

Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions apply: some material closed in accordance with Emory University Archives Access Policy for student and financial records.

Box Folder Content
20 1 Biersdorf, John, IDOC project for Church Missions, 1973-1975
20 2 Board of Global Ministries, 1982-1984
79 4 Board of Global Ministries, 1977-1980
20 2 Board of Health and Welfare Ministries, meeting with trustees of Methodist retirement homes and child care agencies, New Orleans, Louisiana 1971 January
20 4 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, 1985-1986
20 5 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, 1981-1984, selected materials removed and restricted until 2057
79 5 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, 1980
79 6 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, 1979
79 7 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, 1977-1978
20 6 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, Africa Initiative, 1986
79 8 Board of Higher Education and Ministry, conference, 1980
20 7 Board of Ordained Ministry, 1980-1984
20 8 Board of Pensions, 1982
20 9 Church Women United, 1977-1979
20 10 Church Women United, meeting in Chicago, 1968
20 11 Church World Service, 1985
20 12 Church World Service, 1984
20 13 Church World Service, 1982 September - 1983
21 1 Church World Service, 1981-1982 August
21 2 College of Bishops, 1973 January
21 3 Committee on the Church’s Presence at Emory University, 1989, selected materials removed and restricted until 2064
21 4 Committee on the Church’s Presence at Emory University, 1988 October
21 5 Committee on the Church’s Presence at Emory University, 1988 August-September
21 6 Correspondence, 1964
21 7 Correspondence, 1980-1992
80 1 General conference, 1980
21 8 Gustafson, James, article reprints, 1968-1971
21 9 Korean Methodist Church, Laney attendance at Methodist National Mission Assembly, Korea, 1976
80 2 McDavid, Bishop and Mrs., welcome party, 1980
21 10 Ministers’ study group, 1957-1961
21 11 Missionary work in Korea, correspondence, general, 1960-1963
21 12 Missionary work in Korea, correspondence with First Methodist Church, Dyersburg, Tennessee, 1958-1963
21 13 Missionary work in Korea, correspondence with Grace Methodist Church, Washington C.H., Ohio, 1962-1963
21 14 Missionary work in Korea, ministry to servicemen, 1961-1962
21 15 Missionary work in Korea, miscellaneous notes, circa 1961
22 1 Missionary work in Korea, student uprisings and missionary policy, 1961 [includes Laney’s writings on the subject]
80 3 National Association of Schools and Colleges of the United Methodist Church, 1978-1980
22 2 National Council of the Churches of Christ, consultation on economic power and responsibility, Lake Mohonk, New York, 1968 March
22 3 National Council of the Churches of Christ, conference on church and society, Detroit, Michigan, 1967 October
22 4 North Georgia Conference, 1981-1986
22 5 Peachtree Presbyterian Pulpit, 1993 September-October
22 6 Printed material, miscellaneous, 1970-1996
22 7 Programs, miscellaneous religious services, 1970-1991
22 8 Southeastern jurisdiction, 1980-1984
80 4 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, Lake Junalaska, South Carolina, 1980
22 9 South Georgia conference, Laney address, 1984
22 10 Special church services, 1954-1957
22 11 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, article of concern, 1957
22 12 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, general file, 1957-1959
22 13 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, lectures, Mid-Winter Institute, 1959
22 14 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, lectures, Westminster College, undated
22 15 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, seminar, “The Church,” 1957
22 16 St. Paul Community Methodist Church, seminar, “Beyond Tragedy,” 1958
23 1 Student Volunteer Movement for Christian Missions, 1959
23 2 United Methodist Women, 1984
23 3 University Senate, 1987 June – 1988
23 4 University Senate, 1987 April-May
23 5 University Senate, 1987 January-March
23 6 University Senate, 1986
23 7 University Senate, 1985
23 8 University Senate, 1984
24 1 University Senate, 1981-1983
80 5 University Senate, 1978-1980
24 2 University Senate, Southern Methodist University football scandal, correspondence, 1986-1987
24 3 University Senate, Southern Methodist University football scandal, correspondence, 1984-1985
24 4 University Senate, Southern Methodist University football scandal, meetings, 1986
24 5 Visit, Union Theological Seminary and Yale Divinity School, 1966 December
24 6 Wesley Theological Seminary, inauguration of John Lowden Knight as president, 1967, October 13
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