Adair, James R(adford)

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ADAIR, James R(adford)

ADAIR, James R(adford). American, b. 1923. Genres: Theology/Religion, Autobiography/Memoirs, Biography. Career: Ed., Pacific Garden Mission News, 1949-; Sr. Ed., Victor Books Division, Scripture Press Publications Inc., Wheaton, 1970-97 (Ed., Power for Living, Free Way, Teen Power and Counselor weekly churchpapers, 1949-77). Publications: Saints Alive, 1951; The Old Lighthouse, 1966; The Man from Steamtown, 1967, 1988; M.R. DeHaan: The Man and His Ministry, 1969; Surgeon on Safari, 1976, 1985; (with J.B. Jenkins) A Greater Strength (biography), 1990; A New Look at the Old Lighthouse, 1996; The Story of Scripture Press, 1998. COMPILER: (with H. Verploegh) 101 Days in the Gospels with Oswald Chambers, 1992; (with H. Verploegh) 101 Days in the Epistles with Oswald Chambers, 1994; (with H. Verploegh) A New Testament Walk with Oswald Chambers, 1999. EDITOR: God's Power Within, 1961; (with T. Miller) We Found Our Way, 1964; Teen with a Future, 1965; God's Power to Triumph, 1965; Tom Skinner, Top Man of the Lords and Other Stories, 1967; Hooked on Jesus, 1971; Unhooked, 1971; Brothers Black, 1973; (with T. Miller) Escape from Darkness, 1982; Through the Year with Warren W. Wiersbe, 1999; Be Quoted-From A to Z with Warren W. Wiersbe, 2000. Address: 703 Webster Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]