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Minister

James Asa White, American minister.

Background

White, James Asa was born on August 24, 1886 in Quitman, Mississippi, United States. Son of Thomas D. and Sallie K. (Boughan) White.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Louisville, Kentucky, 1913, A.M., 1914. Master of Theology, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1914, Doctor of Theology, 1915.

Career

General Secretary Baptist Young People’s Union of America, 1915-1923. President Colorado Woman’s College, Denver, September 1, 1923, to August, 1925. Minister Thousand Oaks Baptist Church, Berkeley, California, 1925-1929.

General secretary Northern California Council Religious Education since 1929. Executive secretary Yosemite National Park Church since 1929.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: B.Y.P.U. Handbook, 1917. Our B.Y.P.U., 1921. The Junior Society in Action, 1923. Christian EducationObjectives, 1932.

Membership

Member Phi Delta Kappa, Pi Gamma Museum.

Connections

Children: Mary Rosalind, James Asa, Charlotte Virginia, Ruth Helen.

father:
Thomas D. White

mother:
Sallie K. (Boughan) White

child:
Mary Rosalind White

child:
James Asa White

child:
Charlotte Virginia White

child:
Ruth Helen White