Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Ronald Miller Guinn sermons, 1959-1997



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Guinn, Ronald Miller, 1931-
Title: Ronald Miller Guinn sermons
Dates: 1959-1997
Abstract Ronald Miller Guinn is a retired Presbyterian minister who served in Texas. This collection consists of 8 feet, 4 inches of sermons written and delivered by Guinn. Also included are accompanying church bulletins for the service where the sermon was preached.
Identification: 2009-003
Extent: 8 feet, 4 inches of manuscript material
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Biographical note

Ronald Miller Guinn is a retired Presbyterian minister who served in Texas. Guinn was born in Houston, Texas on July 26, 1931. He attended Rice Institute, the University of Houston, and the University of Texas at Austin, earning a degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1954. He worked as a production development engineer for Dow Chemical Company in Freeport, Texas until he entered Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 1956. Guinn earned a bachelor of divinity in 1959 as well as a master of theology in 1971 at the seminary. He was ordained in 1959 and served many churches throughout Texas; he was pastor at University Presbyterian Church in El Paso (1959-1964), pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Sugar Land (1964-1968), associate pastor at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Beaumont (1968-1972), interim pastor in Beaumont (1974-1976), pastor at Highland Presbyterian Church in Tyler (1977-1986), interim pastor at Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church in Sherman. Guinn also served Hope Presbyterian Church in Austin, New Braunfels Presbyterian Church, First Presbyterian Church in San Marcos, and First Presbyterian Church in Junction. He retired in 1995.

In addition to his work as a pastor, Guinn worked as an insurance agent and trainer at Mutual of New York in Beaumont from 1972-1976.


Scope and Content Note

The Ronald Miller Guinn Sermons consists of 8 feet, 4 inches of sermons written and delivered by Guinn. Also included are accompanying church bulletins for the service where the sermon was preached. The sermons have been indexed in chronological order by Guinn. Each sermon is given a sequential number based on when they were preached. A card index arranged by Bible verse lists the index numbers of the sermons related to that verse. There are some inconsistencies with the index.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Materials are available by appointment only. Contact the archivist for details.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Guinn, Ronald Miller, 1931-
Subjects
Presbyterian Church--Clergy.
Sermons, English--Texas.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ronald Miller Guinn sermons, 1959-1997, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Processed by Elizabeth Garber, Archives Assistant, August 2009.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box
D019b Index to sermons, undated



Sermons:

Box
H001a 1-28, 1959
29-51, January-May 1960
53-76, June 1960-December 1960
79-101, January 1961-June 1961
102-125, July-December 1961
126-160, January-September 1962
162-192, October 1962-April 1963
193-209, May-September 1963
210-236, October 1963-February 1964
237-249, April-June 1964
250-258, July-September 1964
259-271, October-December 1964
272-306, January-September 1965
307-319, October 1965-December 1965
Box
H001b 320-342, January-June 1966
343-352, June-September 1966
353-365, October-December 1966
366-382, January-April 1967
383-392, May-July 1967
393-413, August-December 1967
414-424, January-March 1968
425-433, April-May 1968
434-446, June-December 1968
447-471, January 1969-June 1970
472-483, August-December 1970
484-501, January-September 1971
502-525, October 1971-October 1972
527-544, July 1973-May 1974
545-552, April-July 1974
553-563, August-October 1974
564-572, October-December 1974
574-581, January-February 1975
582-594, March-May 1975
Box
H002a 595-621, June-December 1975
622-661, January-October 1976
662-669, October-December 1976
670-682, January-March 1977
683-692, April-May 1977
693-718, September-December 1977
719-736, January-April 1978
737-750, May-August 1978
751-762, September-December 1978
763-790, January-June 1979
791-800, August-October 1979
801-809, November-December 1979
810-823, January-April 1980
824-834, April-June 1980
835-845, July-September 1980
846-857, October-December 1980
Box
H002b 858-875, January-April 1981
876-900, May-October 1981
901-914, November-February 1982
915-927, March-May 1982
928-938, June-August 1982
939-952, September-December 1982
953-966, DATEJanuary-April 1983
967-977, April-June 1983
978-987, July-September 1983
988-999, October-December 1983
1000-1115, January-April 1984
1016-1029, April-June 1984
1030-1055, June-December 1984
1056-1073, January-April 1985
1074-1107, April-November 1985
1108-1135, January-July 1986
1155-1192, January-December 1987
1193-1207, February-August 1988
1208-1239, September 1988-March 1989
1240-1256, April-August 1989
1257-1267, August-December 1989
Box
H003a 1268-1273, January-March 1990
1274-1281, March-April 1990
1282-1288, April-June 1990
1289-1295, June-July 1990
1296-1303, August-September 1990
1304-1308, October 1990
1309-1317, November-December 1990
1318-1323, January-February 1991
1324-1331, February-March 1991
1332-1338, April-May 1991
1339-1345, June-July 1991
1346-1352, August-September 1991
1353-1360, October-November 1991
1361-1366, December 1991
1367-1373, January-February 1992
1374-1382, March-April 1992
1383-1390, May-June 1992
Box
H003b 1391-1397, July-August 1992
1398-1405, September-November 1992
1406-1412, November-December 1992
1413-1420, January-February 1993
1421-1427, March-April 1993
1428-1434, May-June 1993
1435-1443, July-August 1993
1444-1450, September-October 1993
1451-1458, November-December 1993
1459-1466, January-February 1994
1467-1473, March-April 1994
1474-1482, May-June 1994
1483-1490, July-August 1994
1491-1500, September-November 1994
1501-1512, December 1994-February 1995
Box
E004 1513-1521, March-April 1995
1522-1531, May-July 1995
1532-1542, July 1995-April 1997