Hance Audio Tape Collection, 1979-1984


Jim Hance

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains thirteen audio cassette tapes of lessons, 1979-1984, produced by Edgemere Church of Christ in Wichita Falls, TX. The collection includes lessons by Bill Hance, Jim Hance, and Mary Hance. The collection is housed in one box.

Biographical Note

Jim Hance was born December 8, 1936; married Joyce Smith, October 22, 1955; and began preaching in Carrizozo, NM in 1957. They had two daughters, Sharon and Deborah, and one son, David. Jim began preaching for the Edgemere Church of Christ in Wichita Falls, TX in 1976. The relationship between Jim, Mary, and Bill Hance is unclear.

Donor Note

Carolyn Thompson

Content List

Series by Mary F. Hance, 1980 - Pecos River Encampment: No. 1 - Mother Eve No. 2 - Hagar & Sarah No. 3 - Rahab No. 4 - Naomi No. 5 - A Great Woman No. 6 - Mary the Mother of Jesus Lessons by Jim Hance, Minister, January 1981: 1a - The Privilege of Parenting 1b - Jesus is Lord 2a - Jesus: Lord of the Family 2b - Jesus: Lord of Life 3a - Jesus Calls Us 3b - Introduction to "MEN OF GOD" Workshop Fundamentals of Truth Lessons by Hance: Part I (1) The Foundation; (2) Purpose of the Bible Part II (3) Authority of Scripture; (4) Function of the Scripture Part III (5) The Grace of God; (6) Grace and Faith Part V (9) True Righteousness; (10) Right with God Miscellaneous Lessons: Disciples, Ministers, and Missionaries, October 30, 1979 The Centrality of Christ, October 31, 1979 The Comfort of God's Guarantee (Central Church of Christ, Amarillo, TX), August 1, 1984 - Jim Hance Why Am I Afraid of Old Age?, November 14, 1984 - Mary Hance Why Should the Righteous Suffer? (Psalm 73) - Bill Hance



Extent of Collection

0.5 linear feet (1 box)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #277

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment.

Processing Status


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