James Gordon Teel Papers, 1942-1995

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains some of the personal papers of James Gordon Teel, including sermon notes and outlines, photographs, correspondence, and newpaper clippings. This collection also includes one copy of Teel's "God's Eternal Purpose" as well as a small collection of cassette tapes.

Donor Note

Sarah Newson

Content List

Box 1 4 binders with notes on the following: 1. Sermons 2. Psalms 3. 1 Corinthians 4. James List of Contents in Individual Envelopes: 1. Sermons on Mark 2. Sermons on Luke 3. Sermons from John 4. Expository Sermons on the Book of Acts 5. Expository Sermons from Matthew 6. Expository Sermons on Various Old Testament Books 7. Messages from I and II Samuel 8. Messages from I and II Kings 9. Messages from Proverbs 10. Messages from Isaiah 11. Messages from Jeremiah 12. Expository Sermons on Daniel 13. Messages from Minor Prophets 14. Sermons on Matthew 15. Immortality 16. Funeral Sermons 17. The Church 18. Messages from Genesis 19. Messages from Psalms 20. Messages from Exodus 21. Unmarked (Various Articles) 22. Messages from Acts 23. Message of Romans 24. Messages from Romans 25. Expository Sermons from I Corinthians 26. Messages from Galatians 27.Messages from I and II Corinthians 28. Other Sermons from I and II Corinthians 29. Expository Sermons from Ephesians Box 2 Cascade College Plaque "Honoring Excellence in Ministry"; binder entitled "Some of Gordon's Thoughts..." containing some Bible notes and comments on evolution, etc.; folder o "Tithing"; 2 books called "Highlights" by Gordon; personal correspondence; photographs; newspaper clippings; list of churches Gordon preached for List of Contents in Individual Envelopes (box 2): 1. Family Relationships 2. Messages from James 3. Expository Sermons on I and II Peter 4. Expository Sermons on I and II Timothy and Titus 5. Messages from Hebrews 6. Lessons concerning the Kingdom 7. Marriage Ceremonies 8. Unmarked (various sermons) 9. Messages to Youth 10. Unmarked (various sermons) 11. Miscellaneous 12. The Kingdom 13. Preaching 14. Miscellaneous Sermons. 15. Messages from I and II Peter 16. Messages from I John 17. Messages from Revelation 18. Messages from Ephesians 19. Messages (Expository Sermons) from Philippians 20. Messages from I and II Thessalonians 21. Messages from I and II Timothy and Titus. 22. Sermons on Matthew 23. Messages (other sermons) from Matthew 24. Expository Messages from Matthew 25. Worship 26. The Church 27. Baptism 28. Mission Work 29. Sermons on the Holy Spirit 30. Worshipping Around the Lord's Table 31. Man and the Material 32. Bible Study 33. Sermons Concerning Faith 34. Funeral Sermons Box 3: “God’s Eternal Purpose” volumes I-IV Sermon Notes Letters Sermon Outlines 9 cassette tapes: 1. Gordon Teel 10/27/96 2. The Wonderful Years of Autumn: Gordon Teel 3. “Responsible Wife” Mary Teel 4. Sunday A.M. – August 13, 1989: G. Teel “Memories” 5. Message on Authority of elders 6. “The God Who Came to Understand” G. Teel 12/28/83 7. A Journey into Love 3/3/85 – Teel and Attack the Root” 3/10/85 – Teel 8. Boise Idaho, Gordon Teel 5/8/83 “Continuity of Life” 9. G. Teel – Dec. 31, 1989 “God’s Hand on the Universe”



Extent of Collection

4.5 linear feet (3 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #117

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance

Processing Status


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