Brian L. Farmer

Brian L. Farmer was pastor of the Paisley, Scotland, Church of the Nazarene in the 1980s.

From Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1988.

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 22, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Robert H. Scott
Oscar Hudson
Brian L. Farmer
Mary H. Augsbury
Wayne E. Welton
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ross Hayslip
Michael Hutchens
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Nelson E. Kauffman
George Decker
Many sailboats on the water of San Francisco Bay with bright sun; Inset: a man studying at a desk, seen through a window.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Fishing Fleet San Francisco Bay - General Assembly and Conventions Portland, Oregon June 19-26, 1964; Knowledge and Christian Education See page 8.

02 The Church Commissioned by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 Is the Old Mortality Dead? By Robert H. Scott

04 Present Perils by Oscar Hudson

05 I. At Pentecost: The Secular Becomes Sacred by Brian L. Farmer

05 The Most for my Money by Mary H. Augsbury

06 What I told my Son about Smoking by Wayne Welton

07 Beneath the Surface by Pearl Burnside McKinney

07 Bought with Blood by Ross W. Hayslip

08 Knowledge and Christian Education by Michael Hutchens

08 Possessed of Thee by Ruth Vaughn

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Herald of Holiness - April 29, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
J. W. Swearengen
Sylvan F. Starks
Brian L. Farmer
Milo L. Arnold
E. Wayne Stahl
James Shrider
Ovella Satre Shafer
E. E. Wordsworth
Frances B. Erickson
Sheet music for the hymn Holy Ghost, with Light Divine; Inset: clouds in the sky.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Hymn of the Month May, 1964: Holy Ghost, with Light Divine; Great Peace See Page 2.

02 Great Peace by General Superintendent Powers

03 Holiness the “Clear Channel” Experience by J. W. Swearengen

04 Faith is the Victory by Sylvan F. Starks

05 II. At Pentecost: People became Personalities by Brian L. Farmer

06 The High Cost of Tranquility by Milo L. Arnold

07 A Mountain for a Birthday Present by E. Wayne Stahl

08 The Time for Repentance by James Shrider

09 “I Can Hear my Saviour Calling” by Ovella S. Shafer

10 Meeting our National Need by E. E. Wordsworth

11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - August 19, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
William J. Strickland
Paul R. Martin
Brian L. Farmer
Robert E. Maner
Vera Clay
Dorothy S. Hampton
Marvin L Buell
Marlene Swaim
Doyle Sanders
Buford Battin
A colonnade building with the American flag flying overhead. Inset: a rocky terrain.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Iolani Palace Honolulu Hawaii District Church of the Nazarene.

02 Commitment for Today by General Superintendent Lewis

03 Guidelines to Holy Living by William Strickland

04 A Short Walk with Jeremiah by Paul Martin

05 “It’s Me, O Lord!” by Brian L. Farmer

06 Soul Erosion by R. E. Maner

07 “Heralding” the Witness by Vera Clay

08 To the Brink of Eternity and Back by Pleais Hampton with Dorothy Hampton

09 Consecration … Invitation to Friendship by Marvin L. Buell

10 Someone is Watching You! By Marlene M. Swaim

10 It was the Hand of God! By Doyle Sanders

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Herald of Holiness - December 9, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
H. S. Palmquist
James R. Spittal
Donald R. Peterman
Morris Chalfant
James D. Foster
J. Paul Downey
Fletcher Galloway
Brian L. Farmer
Clayton Bonar
Elden Rawlings
An art piece of a satellite orbiting the globe and the Holy Bible. Inset: a picture of a man's hand pointing to a Bible verse.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; God's Word for a New Age, Universal Bible Sunday, December 13, 1964; Why Believe the Bible, See Page 6.

02 Thy Word is Truth by General Superintendent Coulter

03 Theory and Testimony by H. S. Palmquist

03 Full Commitment by J. R. Spittal

04 “God’s Word for a New Age” by Don Peterman

05 The Living Word in a Dying World by Morris Chalfant

06 Why Believe the Bible? By James D. Foster

07 Living by the Living Word by J. Paul Downey

08 Build More Stately Mansions by Fletcher Galloway

08 About God by Brian L. Farmer

09 The Cry for a Clean Heart by Clayton Bonar

10 New Book Tells Saga of Torchbearers by Elden Rawlings

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Herald of Holiness - February 2, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Brian L. Farmer
F. W. Davis
Paul Orjala
Reeford L. Chaney
Melvin O. Unruh
Branson Roberts
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Milo L. Arnold
Leslie Parrott
Elden Rawlings
Ralph Earle
A man speaking at a podium with many people watching around.
The Devil's Money (See page 5.) Conference on Evangelism Draws Record Numbers (See page 16.)

02 The Basic Value by General Superintendent Lewis 03 “He Knoweth Our Frame” by Brian L. Farmer 03 Hope by F. W. Davis 04 The Devil’s Money by Paul R. Orjala 05 The Man I’d Like to Be by Reeford L. Chaney 07 Peace: What Is It? by Melvin O. Unruh 08 Is Hypocrisy Necessary? by Branson Roberts 08 Day By Day by Kathryn Blackburn Peck 09 Do You Need a Guardian? by Milo L. Arnold 10 Toward Abundant Living: An Apology to Teen-Agers by Leslie Parrott 11 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

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Herald of Holiness - February 24, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ross Hayslip
Jack M. Scharn
W. B. Walker
R. Franklin Cook
Lauriston J. Du Bois
Joyce Leth
James H. Jackson
E. E. Wordsworth
Ila R. Monday
William Goodman
E. S. Phillips
Brian L. Farmer
Sheet Music for the hymn Jesus, Thine All-victorious Love; Inset: a man speaking.
January Photo Report See page 19; Hymn of the Month March, 1965

02 Watch and Pray by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Food of Obedience by Ross W. Hayslip

03 Disgrace and Grace by Jack M. Scharn

04 How Can We Gain Victory in Prayer? by Evangelist W. B. Walker

05 Missionaries in the Forefront by Franklin Cook

06 Upon the Holy Mountain by Joyce Leth

06 Account Past Due! by Lauriston J. DuBois

07 The Uniqueness of Christianity by James H. Jackson

08 The Purpose of Christ’s Second Coming by E. E. Wordsworth

08 God Mends by Ila R. Monday

09 My Duty to My Neighbor by William Goodman

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Herald of Holiness - February 6, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Brian L. Farmer
Clayton Bonar
Gordon I. Torstenbo
Wayne E. Welton
Charles E. Higgins
Fred Smith
Richard S. Taylor
Grace V. Watkins
Enola Chamberlain
A mid-century modern church front.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; First Church of the Nazarene Bethany, Oklahoma.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 2, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Brian L. Farmer
Katherine Bevis
A. S. London
Joseph L. Bright
Harold E. Platter
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Ivan Beals
Grace V. Watkins
Jack M. Scharn
Ruby Franklin
The interior square of a compound of white buildings with a bell tower in the middle.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Limbe Church and Bible School, Nyasaland, Central Africa.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 5, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
L. Milton Durby
Milo L. Arnold
Roger M. Williams
Joseph D. Wright
Clifford, Jr. Chew
Brian L. Farmer
Leslie Parrott
Jack M. Scharn
Elden Rawlings
Ralph Earle
A man sits in an empty theater hall before evangelism conference begins.
Innocent Audacity 3,000 Expected for Conference on Evangelism (See pages 22-24)

02 “Under a Juniper Tree” by General Superintendent Benner 03 Following Spiritual Nudge Results in Job Advancement by L. Milton Durby 04 Yesterday Is Still Mine by Milo L. Arnold 06 The Saints of Caesar’s Household by Roger M. Williams 07 “World United Against Malaria” by Joseph D. Wright 08 Into the Deep by Clifford Chew, Jr. 09 Innocent Audacity by Brian L. Farmer 10 Toward Abundant Living: Predictions for 1966 by Leslie Parrott 11 Directory of Evangelists 19 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 20 Rising Faith by Jack M.

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Maurice Palmquist
A. S. London
W. M. Lynch
Clare St. John
Ethel G. Bemis
Edward G. Wyman
C. D. Westhafer
C. Neil Strait
Rex Olson
Brian L. Farmer
Oscar M., Jr., Litton
Jack M. Scharn
Two people standing in front of the gate to the clock tower of the Canadian Parliament Building; Inset: a crowd of people.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Canada's Parliament Building Ottawa Canada Central District; 'Where's the People?' See Page 6.

02 Marching Orders by General Superintendent Young

03 Adorning the Doctrine by Maurice Palmquist

04 The Sad State of 6,000,000 Alcoholics by A. S. London

05 The Product of Pentecost by W.M. Lynch

06 “Where’s the People?” by Clare St. John

06 Christ in the Lowly Ways by Ethel Granger Bemis

07 Christ and His Gracious Invitation by Edward G. Wyman

08 Holy Ambition by C. D. Westhafer

09 Parents it’s up to you! By C. Neil Strait

09 Holiness by Rex Olson

10 Enemy Number 1 by Brian L. Farmer

10-A Portland Report

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Herald of Holiness - June 17, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Robert L. Leffel
Fletcher Spruce
A. H. Eggleston
C. Neil Strait
Sergio Franco
Ross Hayslip
Clare St. John
Mary E. Cove
Brian L. Farmer
Ralph M. Parry
A church against a vibrant cloudy sky. Inset: a hand.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Beaverton, Oregon, Church of the Nazarene - General Assembly and Conventions June 18-26, 1964

02 The Idolatry of ISMS by General Superintendent Williamson

03 Holiness and Home by Robert L. Leffel

04 A Tribute to My Father by Fletcher C. Spruce

05 My Father by A. H. Eggleston

05 To One with Little Strength by Grace V. Watkins

06 Courageous Discipleship by C. Neil Strait

06 “All!” … The Disturbing Word by Sergio Franco

07 Pentecost has the Answer by Ross W. Hayslip

08 The Father’s Hand by Clare St. John

08 Unseen Warriors by Mary E. Cove

09 Morning Glories by Brian L. Farmer

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 3, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
John W. May
Harley E. Bye
Curtis Chambers
William A. Tolbert
James E. Adams
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
J. McCray Holmes
Dorothy S. Hampton
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ila R. Monday
William J. Nichols
Milo L. Arnold
Richard Louwrens
Grace V. Watkins
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. F. Griffith
Sylvan F. Starks
Delmar Stalter
Paul Skiles
Brian L. Farmer
Three children playing in wagons. Inset: General Board Meet.
General Board Meeting See Page 27 / Children are an heritage of the Lord Psalms 127:3 / For the Whole Family Eight Extra Page

02 EASTER Missionary Offering by General Superintendent Benner
03 A Central Experience by John W. May
04 Discord in Your Home by Harley E. Bye
05 The Dilemma of Discipline by Curtis Chambers
06 Maximum Security by William A. Tolbert
07 Don’t Lose Your Leisure by James E. Adams
07 Assurance by Viola E. Hodge
08 God’s Timetable by Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
08 “No Man Cared” by J. McCray Holmes
09 On Finding a Place of Service by Dorothy S. Hampton
10 I Must Get ALONE with Christ! By Ruth Vaughn

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 13, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Morris A. Weigelt
C. B. McCaull
Brian L. Farmer
Lily Herling Eikanger
Morris Chalfant
Jack M. Scharn
Melza H. Brown
Robert A. Rapalje
R. E. Zollinhofer
J. J. Steele
A road cut into the rocky coast of Oregon; Inset: a church steeple.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Oregon Pacific Coast General Assembly and Conventions June 18-26, 1964 Portland, Oregon; Pentecost Sunday May 17, 1964

02 What Meaneth This? By General Superintendent Williamson

03 Transistor Christians by Morris A. Weigelt

04 The Holy Ghost Power by C. B. McCaull

05 IV. At Pentecost: The Environment is Overcome by Brian L. Farmer

05 Love by Lily Herling Eikanger

06 Reactivate the Power … Pentecost! By Morris Chalfant

07 Comforting Companion by Jack M. Scharn

07 The Fire of the Holy Spirit by Melza H. Brown

08 Pentecost in Practice by Robert A Rapalje

09 Cigarette Money by E. E. Zollinhofer

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
Sydney Martin
Brian L. Farmer
Ruth E. Sheets
Herbert McGonigle
Allan Longworth
Albert J. Lown
Barry E. Bryant
Peter W. Gentry
Lawrence Walker
E. Ruth Glover
Joyce A. Chandler
Jerald Johnson
Stan Ingersol
Bob Broadbooks
Carole L. Spengler
Stained glass window of a dove with an open bible in the foreground.
The Wesleyan Heritage Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 The Fuel and the Flame, Sydney Martin
6 Wesley’s Wisdom, Brian L. Farmer
7 The Unpretentious Mrs. Turner, Ruth E. Sheets
8 Fire from Heaven, Herbert McGonigle
10 Charles Wesley: An Appreciation, Allan Longworth
12 The Faith Barrier, Albert Lown
14 The Lord’s Supper after Aldersgate, Barry E. Bryant
16 Is There A Wesley For Today?, Peter W Gentry
17 Widening The Narrow Way?, Lawrence Walker

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 6, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
David K. Kline
Brian L. Farmer
Ruth Wood Vaughn
E. E. Galbraith
W. M. Lynch
James MacLeod
The bell tower of a brick church; An older woman studying at her Bible.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; First Church of the Nazarene Portland, Oregon - General Assembly and Convention June 18-26, 1964; Mother's Day Sunday, May 10, 1964 See page 8.

02 Unconscious Giving by General Superintendent Young

03 Holiness and the Guarantees of God by David K. Kline

04 Left Standing on the Steps

05 III. At Pentecost: All Ages Become Active by Brian L. Farmer

06 To my Mother … with Love! By Ruth Vaughn

07 Mother’s Secret by E. E. Galbraith

08 There are Memories in “The White Rose” of Mother’s Day by W. M. Lynch

09 A Mother’s Prayers by James Macleod

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

11 The Church at Work

14 Evangelists’ Slates

17 The Answer Corner W. T. Purkiser

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 18, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Myron C. Morford
George Privett
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
Brian L. Farmer
Hal M. von Stein
Joseph T. Larson
Juanita Caldwell
Winfred Ritter
Charles Gailey
Oscar Hudson
James A. Hamilton
A red-tinted photo of hay in stacks; Inset: a woman holding a turkey over a shopping cart.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; "O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good" (Psalms 106:1); Thinking About Thanksgiving, See Page 4.

02 Tested Faith by General Superintendent Young

03 Obedience Begets Confidence by Myron C. Morford

04 Thinking about Thanksgiving by George W. Privett, Jr.

04 A Thanksgiving Day Prayer by Tressa C. Hansen

05 Act of God by Brian L. Farmer

06 Hinds’ Feet by H. M. von Stein

07 Seeing the Glory of Christ in Daily Living by Joseph T. Larson

08 Thankfulness by Juanita Caldwell

08 Why Give Thanks to God? By Winfred Ritter

09 To Lose your Life is to Find it! By Charles R. Gailey

10 Judgement Inevitable by Oscar Hudson

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Herald of Holiness - October 21, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Howard S. Sylvia
Brian L. Farmer
Raymond C. Kratzer
J. Paul Downey
J. J. Steele
Edward G. Wyman
John S., Jr., Noftle
Fred E. Fowler
A. S. London
A domed building--the capitol of West Virginia. Inset: many receipts speared on a memo holder.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; State Capitol, Charleston, West Virginia, West Virginia District, Church of the Nazarene; Unpaid Debt and the Unfinished Task, See Page 6.

02 A Reformation Doctrine by General Superintendent Williamson

03 Let the Chips Fall! By Howard S. Sylvia

04 This is the Victory by Brian L. Farmer

05 A Cataract on His Eye by Raymond C. Kratzer

06 Unpaid Debt and the Unfinished Task by J. Paul Downey

07 The Great Breakthrough by J. J. Steele

08 My Grace is Sufficient for Thee by Edward G. Wyman

09 I Prayed with a Murderer by John S. Noftle

09 Symbols are Not Substitutes by Fred E. Fowler

10 Envy Produces Self-Torment by A. S. London

11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - September 16, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Harold E. Platter
David L. Fletcher
Juanita Caldwell
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Nicholas A. Hull
Garth Hyde
Doyle E. Ellis
J. V. Wilbanks
Brian L. Farmer
The Liberty Bell: A large bell with a crack in it; Inset: a drawing of Bible characters.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Liberty Bell, Independence Hall Philadelphia, Philadelphia District Church of the Nazarene; Gideon's Three Hundred, See Page 6.

02 Nazarenes Keep the Initiative by General Superintendent Williamson

03 Sanctinemia by Harold E. Platter

04 Dreams and Visions by David L. Fletcher

04 Faith Made Strong by Juanita Caldwell

05 “I Can’t Remember” by Ruth Vaughn

06 The Importance of Image by Nicholas A. Hull

06 Gideon’s Three Hundred by Garth Hyde

07 Assured Victory by Doyle E. Ellis

08 Peter’s Prejudice by J. V. Wilbanks

09 Full and Glad Surrender by Brian L. Farmer

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

12 The Church at Work

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Herald of Holiness - September 2, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
C. William Fisher
Ulf Kristoffersen
Paul T. Culbertson
Robert Reza
Brian L. Farmer
John W. May
Fletcher Spruce
Carlton L. Burlison
Mary H. Augsbury
Mendell Taylor
A large waterfall; Inset: a couple walking out of church.
In the Power of the Spirit; Havasu Falls, Arizona, U.S.A.; And Now, to LIVE! See Page 4.

02 Our Christ: Compassionate and Capable by Hardy C. Powers

04 And Now … Live! By C. William Fisher

06 God has Transformed my Life! By Ulf Kristoffersen

07 A Layman’s Understanding of the Holy Spirit by Paul T. Culbertson

09 God’s Leadership by Robert Reza

10 Intercession for Us! By Brian L. Farmer

12 News in Picture

14 The Baptism with the Holy Spirit by John W. May

15 God is Moving by Fletcher Spruce

16 What are you going to do about it? By Carlton L. Burlison

18 Renewal Now! By Mary H. Augsbury

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