Lee, John Raymond (1930–2017) and Melva Joyce (Ford) (1929–2008)

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Lee, John Raymond (1930–2017) and Melva Joyce (Ford) (1929–2008)

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Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

7-1-2020

Encyclopedia Title

Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists

ISSN

2690-8514

Keywords

Lee, John, Melva, mission, education

Abstract

John and Melva Lee served 34 of their 39 years of denominational employment in the South Pacific mission fields of Papua New Guinea, Tonga, and the Solomon Islands. Melva Lee trained as a nurse and used her knowledge and skills to treat disease and teach the principles of healthy living. John Lee trained as a teacher. After a period of school and system-wide leadership in education he was ordained, assuming leadership responsibility at local church, mission and union levels of the church structure.

Disciplines

Religion

ANZSRC / FoR Code

210304 Biography, 220499 Religion and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified

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B1

Field of Education

09 Society and Culture

Staff Classification

Conjoint

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Avondale Research Centre

Scripture, Spirituality and Society Research Centre

Lee, John Raymond (1930–2017) and Melva Joyce (Ford) (1929–2008)

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