Jim Elliot

Martyred Christian missionary to Ecuador Jim Elliot

Philip James Elliot was an evangelical Christian who was one of five missionaries killed while participating in Operation Auca, an attempt to evangelize the Waodani people of Ecuador.
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Curaray River

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Singer Will Young on his Ipswich Regent visit - East Anglian Daily Times
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Young has written all but one song on new album Echoes - out this week along with Jealousy - along with a personally assembled roll call of collaborators including Jim Elliot and Mima Stilwell (Kylie), Andy Cato (Groove Armada) and Pascal Gabriel
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Steve Uppal inspires to live a life that counts - Cross Rhythms
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His journals inspired the likes of Jonathan Edwards, Henry Martyn, William Carey, Jim Elliot, Adoniram Judson and many more pioneers of the Christian faith, who in turn impacted countless thousands if not millions of lives. Even the great John Wesley
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Opinion: Tom Clancy and terrorism - Associated Baptist Press
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Jim Elliot was martyred by Waodani warriors at the age of 28. He left behind a statement in his journal which challenges me every time I read it: "He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose." Do you agree?
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Local business owner sues city - The Warner Robins Patriot
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Shaheen explaiend that city's are sued quite often; and he believes City Attorney Jim Elliot will handle the issue apropriately. "This is something that happens on a weekly basis for the city of Warner Robins, or any municipality
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Tabor College Tops Million Dollar Goal - KSAL
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Jim Elliot, Tabor's vice president for advancement, says the goal was exceeded with the help of new and longtime supporters. Tabor is located in the central Kansas community of Hillsboro and has about 600 students. It's affiliated with the Mennonite
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SMITH v. DELMAR - Leagle.com
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Defendants Carole Delmar, Jim Elliot, and Café Real Estate, Inc. doing business as Del Mar Properties, appeal from an order denying their motion to enforce an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) agreement for mediation and arbitration and to stay the
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Give more, worry less: A Christian perspective on the Stock Market - Patheos
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... for all their poverty, for all their hunger, the people in Somalia possess the one thing we so desperately need in this country — Hope. We've become a nation of obese people who feast upon fear and despair. What was it the martyr Jim Elliot said?
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Astronautas llevan la historia de las misiones al espacio - PERUGOSPEL
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Saint era uno de los cinco misioneros al Ecuador, que incluía a Jim Elliot, que en 1956 fue asesinado en un banco de arena por una tribu de los indios huaoroni o aucas. Forrester supo de esta historia durante un concierto de Steven Curtis Chapman
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Orchardists stay informed with meetings - Vernon Morning Star
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“We're in sort of a transition right now,” said Jim Elliot, a grower in Oyama. “The economy, the grower base, the Canadian dollar, the merging of co-ops — everything is changing.” Yet in the past 70 years since the co-operative has been in operation,
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Hooded Vulture at The Center for Birds of Prey - TheDigitel
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By increasing our understanding of issues being faced by raptors globally, we are better able to take steps locally to protect these magnificent animals that are so important to our eco-system,” said Jim Elliot, Executive Director of the Avian
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Home-grown & red hot - News of the World
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But since then she hasn't looked back, and this chance meeting put her in touch with songwriters, including Jim Elliot who wrote Kylie's All The Lovers. "He just completely got it," says Jade, who lives in east London with her boyfriend, Leigh Keates
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Williams College and MIT Astronomers Observe Pluto and its Moons - iBerkshires.com
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The MIT team, founded by the late Jim Elliot, is now headed by Michael Person and Amanda Bosh in collaboration with Amanda Gulbis, who is also at the South African Astronomical Observatory in Cape Town. They also work with Stephen Levine,
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Kunci Agar Doa Selalu Dijawab Tuhan - Jawaban.com
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(Filipi 1:21). Jadi mari kita jalani sebaik mungkin hidup yang telah Tuhan berikan kepada kita saat ini. Misionaris Jim Elliot pernah menulis seperti ini: “Dimanapun Anda berada, hadirlah disana sepenuhnya. Jalani setiap situasi hingga akhir saat Anda
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NG Field Notes: Chasing Pluto Across the Pacific - NatGeo News Watch (blog)
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Dr. Leslie Young was lucky enough to be on Jim Elliot's team out of MIT that discovered Pluto's atmosphere with the stellar occultation technique in 1998 when she was a year out of college. A chance like that can warp a tender mind, and Dr. Young has
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Mantecans on winning side of low-scoring game - Manteca Bulletin
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Ripon High's Robert Vernon coached alongside Jim Elliot Christian's Mike Pontius and Rick Martel for the North. Kendra Contente of Ripon got to pitch and struck out two in two scoreless innings. She was joined by fellow Ripon graduate Alissa Vickers,
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City faces fines for work done to Bay Gall - The Warner Robins Patriot
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City Attorney Jim Elliot says that due to ongoing administrative procedures he cannot discuss the matter at this time. The city of Warner Robins authorized the Public Works Department to dredge the Bay Gall Creek last year, the only problem is,
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    TWENTIES
  • 1956
    Age 28
    Their plans were preempted by the arrival of a larger group of about 10 Huaorani warriors, who killed Elliot and his four companions on January 8, 1956.
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  • 1953
    Age 25
    On October 8, 1953, he married fellow Wheaton alumna and missionary Elisabeth Howard.
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  • 1952
    Age 24
    Elliot and Fleming arrived in Ecuador on February 21, 1952, with the purpose of evangelizing Ecuador's Quechua Indians.
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  • 1951
    Age 23
    Instead, Elliot spent the winter and spring of 1951 working with his friend Ed McCully in Chester, Illinois, running a radio program, preaching in prisons, holding evangelistic rallies, and teaching Sunday school.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1947
    Age 19
    During summer 1947, after his second year of college, he and his friend Ron Harris did missions work in Mexico.
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  • 1945
    Age 17
    In 1945, Jim Elliot entered Wheaton College, a private Christian college in Illinois.
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  • 1941
    Age 13
    In 1941, Elliot entered Benson Polytechnic High School, studying architectural drawing.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1927
    Born
    Born on October 8, 1927.
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