Clare St. John

Clare St. John was a pastor for the Church of the Nazarene in Ohio and Florida.

Information from Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1982 and https://www.newcomerstown-news.com/article/20140521/OPINION/305218777

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Margaret S. Roberts
J. Melton Thomas
Mervel A. Lunn
George Privett
M. L. Campbell
Helen Temple
John W. May
Annie Stevens
J. Fred Parker
Fred Naumann
Ruth A. Cameron
James D. Hamilton
Albert J. Lown
Charles Hastings Smith
Clare St. John
Eleanor W. Cunningham
Aileen Miller
Kate Newmyer
Easter lilies with a globe under the shadow of the cross in the background.

02 He Is Alive! by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 That Ye Love One Another, As I Have Love You by Margaret S. Roberts
04 Thomas, The Absentee by J. Melton Thomas
05 Their Task And Mine by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
06 Does Jesus Mean Nothing Or Everything? By George W. Privett
07 Where Is Thy Sting? By M. L. Campbell
08 It’s A Matter of Life or Death—For Others
08 An Urgent Need by Helen Temple
10 The Superhighway of Holiness by John W. May
10 Lazarus by Annie Stevens

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Gene Chambers
Kathleen Cory
Wanda Lang
C. Neil Strait
Paul H. Hetrick
Morris Chalfant
Alma Floyd
Clare St. John
Harold William Reed
C. Dale German
Albert J. Lown
Mervel A. Lunn
Edward F. Cox
Hal M. von Stein
Gary W. Davis
James Dobson
Douglas Bradford
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Dorothy K. Coburn
Ovella Satre Shafer
Pauline E. Spray
Garland Johnson
A cross and easter lilies silhouetted against a blue white sky.

02 The Resurrection—The Heart of Our Faith by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Dusty Feet And Sinful Pride by Gene Chambers
04 The Only Man-Made Things in Heaven by Kathleen Cory
04 The Work is Done by Wanda Lang
04 God’s Response to Good Friday by C. Neil Strait
05 No "Pay Back" at the Cross by Paul H. Hetrick
06 Clairol Christians by Morris Chalfant
06 It Will Return by Alma Floyd
07 The Uncovered Path by Clare St. John
08 This I Believe by Harold W. Reed
09 Pass It On by C. Dale German

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Herald of Holiness - August 13, 1975

John A. Knight
V. H. Lewis
Clare St. John
Oscar F. Reed
Keith B. Vennum
Donald W. Hall
J. H. Mayfield
Leah Whitcanack Smith
C. William Fisher
Claudene Little
Nancy Zumwalt
Randal Earl Denny
Mary E. Latham
Flora Smith
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Morris Chalfant
Laura Mae Douglass
Steve Weber
A mountain and evergreen trees behind a lake with trees framing the foreground.
Photo ID: Mount Teewinot and Jenny Lake, Grand Teton National Park

02 Things Are Where God Placed Them by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 The Badge of Discipleship by Clare St. John
04 The Total and Exclusive Claim of Christ by Oscar F. Reed
06 What Happens When You "Light Up?" by Keith B. Vennum, M.D.
07 Goodness Requires Continuous Cleansing by Don W. Hall
08 "Touch Me Not!" by J.H. Mayfield
09 Faith that Moved my Mountain by Leah Whitcanack Smith
10 How to Spot the Phonies by C. William Fisher
11 On Giving and Receiving by Claudene Little

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Clare St. John
Cynthia Furbee
Melvin Shrout
Charles E. Baldwin
Mary E. Latham
Bertha Munro
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Ethel King Dickerman
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Harold William Reed
Ruth M. Uphaus
Paul R. Martin
Dean Wessels
Bonnie Rosebrough
Aarlie J. Hull
Mrs. Marvin Smith
A pipevine swallowtail butterfly on a white flower.
Photo ID: Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly

02 Christian Holiness and Daily Living by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Temporary Occupancy by Clare St. John
03 Only God Knows by Cynthia Furbee
04 The New Thing For Older People by Melvin Shrout
06 Divine Love: Holiness In Action by Charles E. Baldwin
07 Does The Church Really Care About People? By Mary E. Latham
08 The Listening Habit by Bertha Munro
09 The Best Is Yet to Come! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 The Path of the Just by Ethel Dickerman
11 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1976

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Clare St. John
Jack M. Scharn
Mervel A. Lunn
Colleen Reece
Gladys M. Hunt
Ross Hayslip
Mel McCullough
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Gordon Chilvers
Earl C. Wolf
Alex Deasley
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Harold I. Smith
Ivan Beals
Aarlie J. Hull
Katherine Blair
Don Alexander
An arrangement of Bibles on a silver backdrop.

02 The Power And Value of Discrimination by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 The Face of The Clock by Clare St. John
03 Directions by Jack M. Scharn
04 Spiritual Maturity Through Reading by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
05 Seek Me Early by Colleen L. Reece
06 Honey For A Child's Heart by Gladys M. Hunt
07 One Hundred And Forty-Four Thousand by Ross W. Hayslip
08 God's Word For A New Age by Melvin McCullough
09 This Beautiful Book by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Sorrow Enriches Us Spiritually by Gordon Chilvers

English
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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1978

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Norm Dygon
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Clare St. John
Charles Ludwig
Frank G. Carver
Tommie Parrish
Pauline E. Spray
Mary E. Latham
Wil M. Spaite
Laura Mae Douglass
Thelma Gray
Sherrill L. Weeks
C.T. Corbett
A vignette of various Bibles open and standing, a small global and a large plaque in the background of the flaming lamp.
I'll Trust in God's unchanging Word/ Till soul and body sever; For, though all things shall pass away, His Word shall stand forever. --Martin Luther

2 WAIT UPON THE LORD by Orville W. Jenkins
3 THE BOOK THAT UNDERSTANDS ME by Norm Dygon
4 OUR GOD WILL PREVAIL! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
5 AND BY STARS by Clare St. John
6 CHAPTER AND VERSE, PLEASE by Charles Ludwig
8 CHRISTIAN CRITICISM by Frank G. Carver
9 Book Briefs: HOW TO LIVE WITH LESS TENSION by Pauline Spray; Reviewed by Tommie Parrish
10 “I LIKE GOD’S BOOK” by Mary E. Latham
12 JAMES HOGAN, LAYMAN—OPEN DOORS IN IRELAND by Wil M. Spaite
14 OH, THE WONDER OF IT ALL! by Laura Mae Douglass

English
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Herald of Holiness - December 2, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Clare St. John
C. Neil Strait
Ken Meredith
Vernon L. Wilcox
Milo L. Arnold
Pauline E. Spray
J. J. Steele
James E. Adams
Nancy Borden
William J. Nichols
Charles C. Powers
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Boys playing in the snow. Inset: a Christmas tree.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; For the Whole Family, Eight Extra Pages; "The first sure symptom of a mind at health is rest of heart, and pleasure found at home." --Edward Young; Hollow Trees, See Page 6.

02 The Woes of Jesus Christ by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Secret of Serenity by Clare St. John

03 Our Father Knows Our Needs by C. Neil Strait

04 I Cannot Afford to Not Send My Children to a Nazarene College by Ken Meredith

05 What is God Like? By Vernon L. Wilcox

06 Hollow Trees by Milo L. Arnold

07 And All She Can Do is Smile by Pauline E. Spray

08 Toll Road to Nowhere! By J. J. Steele

09 Did God Fail? By A Pastor’s Wife

11 Christmas Came Early by James E. Adams

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1982

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Neil Hightower
Frances B. Erickson
Clare St. John
John W. May
Elmer W. Pannier
Wanda Tomlinson
William L. Poteet
Stanley J. Rodes
John A. Wright
Dan Harman
Steve Cooley
Helen Temple
Dan Joiner
Artie Whitworth
Jane Patton
Mabel P. Adamson
Jerry McCant
Forrest Nash
Sue Prentice
A lighthouse on a rocky coastline against a rainbow pastel sky.
See page 14. Venezuela Next!

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Holiness and Hollywood, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 Through A Glass Darkly, Neil E. Hightower
3 Pour Out Thy Heart (a poem), Frances B. Erickson
4 Letters
5 Where the Bluebonnets Grow, Clare St. John
6 Picking Holiness Priorities, John W. May
7 Weaving Unwanted Material, Elmer W. Pannier
8 Go to the Ant?, Wanda Tomlinson
9 "That Pesky Little Red Light!", William L. Poteet
10 How to Splurge Without Feeling Guilty, Stanley J. Rodes
11 A City Free of Tears (a poem), John A. Wright

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1978

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Clare St. John
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Wayne M. Warner
Debbie Salter
Marcia Schwartz
J. Fred Parker
Mendell Taylor
Charles Ludwig
Rose Marie Gray
H. Ray Dunning
Alice Walker
Helen R. Sullivan
Wil M. Spaite
Dayton A. Manker
Malcolm M. Cunningham
Laura Mae Douglass
Linda Burba
Fay Quanstrom
A pocket watch, hour glass, and sundial surround a Bible.

2 TIME— IN OUR HANDS by Orville W. Jenkins
3 GOT ANY GHOSTS CHASING YOU? by Clare St. John
3 THIS LITTLE SEGMENT by Alice Hansche Mortenson
4 PROCLAMATION FOR MORAL RENEWAL SUNDAY by Orville W. Jenkins
5 GOD WILL LEAD YOU by Wayne M. Warner
6 ONE STEP EACH by Debbie Salter
6 IDENTITY by Marcia Schwartz
7 Book Briefs for You: EVERYDAY WITH THE PSALMS by Mendell Taylor; Reviewed by J. Fred Parker
8 REMEMBER THE LIGHTHOUSE by Charles Ludwig
9 ADJUSTMENT by Rose Marie Gray
10 SUN-TESTED CHRISTIANS by H. Ray Dunning

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1982

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Clare St. John
V. H. Lewis
Gordon Chilvers
Charsten Christensen
Morris Chalfant
Elmer W. Pannier
William L. Poteet
Linda Bagshaw
Richard B. Robinson
Mary Saracino
Crane Delbert Bennett
Stan Meek
James L. Garlow
Mervel A. Lunn
Marcia Olsen
Claudia M. Schultze
A white steepled church covered in snow in twilight.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Nazarene Publishing House - Alive and Well, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 The Halfway House Of Haran, Clare St. John
4 Letters
5 "The Year Of The Layman", General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
6 The Future Is Certain, Gordon Chilvers
7 I Fear Not The Future (a poem), Charsten Christensen
8 "It's Awful Dark In Our Alley", Morris Chalfant
9 Life Is Measured By Our Walk, Elmer W. Pannier
10 When a Brother Becomes a Bother, WIlliam L. Poteet

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Milo L. Arnold
Irene Johnson
Norma Hilliard
John W. May
Albert J. Lown
Mary Clothier
James Dobson
Donald R. Peterman
Clare St. John
Richard Parrott
Donald W. Hall
Forest T. Benner
Gene Van Note
Eleanor W. Cunningham
Aarlie J. Hull
Arthur J. Stott
A red berry bush in a snowy scene with a red barn in the background.
Youth Week January 26-February 2

02 The Case for Modesty and Christian Simplicity by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 Attics and Rummage Sales by Milo L. Arnold
04 In My Old Praying Chair by Irene M. Johnson
04 Joy Unspeakable by Norma Hilliard
05 Forty-Eleven Devils by John W. May
06 Problems in the World-Peace in Me by Albert J. Lown
07 Exercises to Keep You in Shape by Mary Clothier
08 Setting Your Child Free by James Dobson
10 A Word About Wine by D.R. Peterman
11 Fly High by Clare St. John
12 Faith and Feeling by Richard Parrott

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 2, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Katherine Bevis
John R. P. Barker
John M. Drescher
C. Neil Strait
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Clare St. John
Hal M. von Stein
Lyle P. Flinner
C. William Fisher
Jean Leathers Phillips
Carlos H. Sparks
Dan Spross
Ivan Beals
Aarlie J. Hull
A trumpet brilliant before an image of a clockface.

02 "And When They Had Prayed..." by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 Are We "Jus' Helpin'" God? by Katherine Bevis
04 God, Our Refuge by John R.P. Barker
04 How Like God! by John M. Drescher
05 An Exam in Logic by C. Neil Strait
06 Trials and Triumph by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
07 Traveling On by Clare St. John
08 Wisdom of the Wild by Hal M. von Stein
09 Off to a Good Start by Lyle P. Flinner
10 What to Look for in '74 by C. William Fisher

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
S. Frank Hicke
Ovella Satre Shafer
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Neil Hightower
Charles M. Scott
James Dobson
Clare St. John
Harold William Reed
Geraldine Nicholas
Donald R. Peterman
Harold Jantz
Paul R. Martin
Ivan Beals
Pauline E. Spray
George Eplin
Flags of the world.

02 ANNIVERSARIES EXAMINE US by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 LIVING WITNESS OR A STONE MEMORIAL S. F. Hicke
04 "HIS TRUTH" AND HER TRUTHS GO "MARCHING ON" By Ovella Satre Shafer
05 PRIVILEGED by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 THE HUNGER FOR HOLINESS by Neil Hightower
07 TRUE LIBERTY by Charles M. Scott
08 EMPTY CASTLES by James C. Dobson
09 THE SECRET OF SERENITY by Clare St. John
10 THIS I BELIEVE by Harold W. Reed
11 ASHAMED OF CHRIST? by Geraldine Nicholas

English
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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 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Clare St. John
Harold I. Smith
George Privett
James D. Hamilton
Morris Chalfant
Aleta Harris
Geneva McCullough
Pauline E. Spray
Ruth A. Cameron
Glenn J. Sneed
Geraldine Nicholas
Charles Hastings Smith
Gordon Chilvers
Rob Smith
Jerry Hull
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Tom Wingard
Irene Gragg
A little blonde girl feeding a baby deer.

02 The Beauty of Holiness by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 Working Wheels Keep Clean by Clare St. John
04 Christian Wedding Or Church Wedding: Is There A Difference? by Harold Ivan Smith
06 Lifting Up Christ Begins At Home by George W. Privett, Jr.
07 Sin’s Penalties by James Hamilton
08 Gateway Or Terminal? The Lesson of Kadesh-Barnea by Morris Chalfant
08 A Spark in the Dark by Aleta Harris
09 Book Brief: Rx For “Nerves” by Pauline Spray—Reviewed by Geneva McCullough

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Philip N. Metcalfe
J. V. Wilbanks
Clare St. John
Charles E. Baldwin
Lois E. Aumiller
C. Dale German
Earl C. Wolf
Robert Branson
Jim Spruce
Maxine Hamlin
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Michael Martin
James D. Hamilton
John Chilton
Linda Lee
Winifred Howard
Chuck Magsig
Jerry Hull
Oscar H. Eller
A stained glass window of Jesus blessing the children.

02 The Power To Live by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 the Strength of Gentleness by Philip N. Metcalfe
04 The Golden Vein of Holiness by J. V. Wilbanks
06 Ain’t Got No Dad by Clare St. John
06 I Heard My Father’s Voice by Charles Baldwin
07 An Extraordinary Nazarene by Lois E. Aumiller
08 Why God Heals by C. Dale German
09 Lessons My Father Taught Me by Earl C. Wolf
10 Good News for Modern man by Robert Branson
11 Not Too Many Chips Falling by Jim Spruce

English
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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 - May 1, 1976

John A. Knight
V. H. Lewis
John C. Oster
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Ivan Beals
Fletcher Galloway
Jack M. Scharn
John W. May
Mary E. Latham
Donna Unknown
Donald R. Peterman
Nancy R. Bearden
Alex Deasley
Clare St. John
Mark R. Moore
Wendy Rawlins
C. Neil Strait
Aarlie J. Hull
LeVeta Randall
Betty B. Robertson
The buildings of a village at the foot a snow-capped mountain.
Gottes Wege sind wunderbar! (God's Ways are Wonderful) Photo ID: Mountain village in Southern Germany near Garmisch

02 Motherless—Destitute of a Mother by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 Frankfurt First—Historic "Mother" Church by John C. Oster
04 The General Assembly by G. B. Williamson
06 Tame Your Tongue by Ivan A. Beals
07 Immortal Identity by Fletcher Galloway
07 Who Is This One? By Jack M. Scharn
08 ESP, Astrological Forecasts, and Voices by John W. May
09 If Mother could Answer That Question by Mary E. Latham
10 "Dear Mom" by Donna
10 Influence—Inevitable and Immortal by Donald R. Peterman

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1979

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Olivia Liles
Clare St. John
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Marion W. "Skip" Barber
Mary E. Latham
Susanna Roma
E. E. Galbraith
Lyle P. Flinner
Lola M. Williams
William Goodman
Dorothy Boone Kidney
Debora Zollo
Loren W. Gould
E. E. Wordsworth
Norman R. Oke
Henry M. Lunde
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Vivian Felix
A young mother holding her baby.
Mother's Day - Sunday, May 13

2 “NO GREATER JOY” by William M. Greathouse
3 I REMEMBER HOW MAMA PRAYED by Olivia Liles
4 MY MOTHER by Clare St. John
6 GODLY MOTHERS, GIFTS FROM HEAVEN by J. Grant Swank. Jr.
7 “I WISH” by Marion W. (Skip) Barber
8 MOTHER’S CONGREGATION by Mary E. Latham
9 TAKE MY BABY’S HAND by Susanna Roma
10 ARE YOU LIVING IN A HOLDING PATTERN? by E. E. Galbraith
11 BECOMING A SOCIAL PERSON by Lyle P. Flinner
12 THANK GOD FOR A BURNED HAND by Lola M. Williams
13 SHALL WE DANCE? by William Goodman

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 1, 1981

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Dallas D. Mucci
William M. Greathouse
Alice Hansche Mortenson
J. Kenneth Grider
Paul T. Culbertson
Alton Hacker
Clare St. John
Myron Tweed
Gene Van Note
Lynda T. Boardman
Ralph A. Mickel
Robert Branson
Cliff Haislip
Stan Meek
Bessie Robbins
A bridge with red roof over a creek.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Duty of Privilege, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
3 A Cup of Cold Water, Dallas Mucci
4 Letters
5 How Shall We Celebrate "The Year of the Layman"?, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
6 Tranquility (a poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
7 The Christian and Confidence, J. Kenneth Grider
8 His Cross - And Ours, Paul T. Culbertson
9 Kindness (a poem), Alton Hacker
10 I Weep Not for Brandon, Clare St. John
11 Devotions at Bedtime, Myron L. Tweed

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