File consists of a letter (and a facsimile of the same letter) from Thomas H. Groome, Professor of Theology and Religious Education, on behalf of Boston College, inviting Nouwen to be the keynote presenter during the 25th Anniversary celebration of the Institute of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry at Boston College.
File consists of a letter from Carolyn Hardin Engelhardt, Leadership Coordinator, Design Team, on behalf of the Board of Higher Education and Ministry, The United Methodist Church (Nashville, TN), inviting Nouwen to be a keynote speaker at their convocation. File includes Engelhardt's business card.
File consists of 20 cards, two letters (one a facsimile), two photo cards and a postcard from various correspondents, writing on the occasion of Nouwen's birthday. Several cards are handmade. File includes folder birthday cards were previously stored in.
The correspondents included: Faith and Light [L'viv] Mykola [Swarnyk] - with translation by Zenia Kushpeta Stephanie and Joe [Vorstermans] Sally Tucker Kathy Bruner Bob Hanson Frank Hamilton Kathy Christie Lisa Englehardt and Paula Keleher The New House, Daybreak Lorenzo Sforza-Cesarini Zenia Kushpeta Elizabeth ? Jutta Ayer Brad Colby The Green House, Daybreak Diedrich Steen cf: Verlag Herder (Freeburg) The Stephanson House, Daybreak Carmen and Steve Ellis [Daybreak] [Siobhan Keogh] The Company Media Produkties - cf: Jan van den Bosch Fred Rogers
File consists of an original typed and signed letter to Rosaire Blais, of L'Arche Association of Edmonton, regarding her invitation for Nouwen to speak on aging, dying, pain, suffering and sickness. File includes a fax transmittal sheet.
File consists of a letter from Ken Blanchard, of Blanchard Training and Development, Inc. (Escondido, CA), with reference to Bob Buford. File includes a letter from Bob Buford, Chairman of the Board, Buford Television, Inc. (Dallas, TX), regarding Blanchard.
File consists of seven letters (one with note attached) and a facsimile of a letter from Jurjen Beumer. File includes a form letter regarding Beumer; a copy of a music sheet; a copy of a letter from Beumer to Lieven Sercu, of Lannoo (Tielt, Belgium), with personal note to Nouwen attached, and a copy of a form letter from Standaard Boekhandel regarding Beumer, with personal note attached. File also includes an original typed and signed letter from Nouwen, including a fax transmittal sheet.
File consists of a letter from Harry C. Griffith, President, on behalf of the Bible Reading Fellowship (Winter Park, FL), requesting permission to include quotations from Nouwen in their Sabbath Times. File includes a copy of their Bible study publication, "Journey through the Word".
File consists of a letter from Carolyn Beehler, including a "Birth Certificate" for her carving "Kachina Crow", a photograph of Carolyn and her daughter Bonnie, a poem entitled "4 am Bits of Whimsy", a copy of an article from the New Haven register about Carolyn, and a photo card.
File consists of two handwritten letters from Tanya Becker from Moorestown NJ, concerning her desire to become an assistant at L'Arche. File includes a typed letter from Kathy Christie to Tanya and a copy of a typed letter from Beth Porter to Tanya.
File consists of a card and letter from Elaine Beard. The card expresses appreciation for Nouwen's writing. File also includes a letter expressing thanks for Nouwen's contribution to the Board Retreat and offering a financial contribution to the Chapel and Retreat Centre.
File consists of a letter from Thomas H. Graves, president of the Baptist Theological Seminary (Richmond, VA), and a former student at Yale Divinity School, inviting Nouwen to lecture at the school as well to make a presentation to a program for young church leaders in the city.
File consists of a letter from Joe Vorstermans, Director, Human Resources for L'Arche Genesaret to Sister Divina Gracia Bagsican OED in the Philippines, regarding a priest interested in meeting Nouwen.
File consists of a letter from Steven H. Dickie, the Executive Director of the Baddour Memorial Center, Inc, requesting information on L'Arche. Attached is a copy of a letter from Margaret Sutton on behalf of Nouwen, which accompanied sent information packet.