Dean Wessels

Dean Wessels was an ordained minister in the Church of the Nazarene serving in Missouri, Kansas, and Texas. He helped started the pension program for Nazarene pastors and was the first full-time director for Pensions and Benefits Services USA at international headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri. He was married to Roxie and father to Vickie and Mark.

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Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
Randall G. Wright
John Minter
Fred A. Mund
C. Dale German
Mark R. Moore
Edward F. Cox
Stan Ingersol
Nancy Clark
Kenneth Vogt
Maxine E. Crain
Lois Blanchard Eades
Donna Clark Goodrich
Dean Wessels
Neil Hightower
Fletcher L. Tink
John W. May
Richard J. Simons, Jr.
College Church of the Nazarene and 4 students in front of Benner Library on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University
Nazarene College Day--April 26

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Monster Cities, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 Remembering “Old Jim”, Randall G. Wright
4 Letters
5 Nazarene College Report Card, John Minter
6 The Ministry of Music, Fred A. Mund
8 How Christian Education Changed My Life, C. Dale German
9 “Because You Gave…”, Mark R. Moore
10 Reflections of a College Chaplain, Edward F. Cox
11 Nazarene Roots: Nature, Grace, and Spirit in the Scheme of Education: The Inauguration of E. P. Ellyson, Stan Ingersol
12 A Girl, a Shop, and a New Church, Nancy Clark

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Herald of Holiness - August 1, 1978

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
William A. Tolbert
Loy Jones
Ralph A. Gallagher
Dean Wessels
Theodore W. Willingham
Al Truesdale
Byron H. Maybury
Wil M. Spaite
Charles Ludwig
James P. McGraw
Geraldine Nicholas
Lorraine O. Schultz
Laura Mae Douglass
Alberta Gould
A church silhouetted by a orange-gold sunrise.
"From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the Lord's name is to be praised." (Psalm 113:3)

2 IT IS HARVEST TIME by V. H. Lewis
3 “MAN’S EXTREMITY IS GOD’S OPPORTUNITY” by William A. Tolbert
4 CHILDREN! DON’T WASTE THE WATER by Loy Jones
6 JOHN WESLEY’S LAMENT by Ralph A. Gallagher
7 Book Briefs: DEVOTIONAL CRUMBS FROM DANIEL by T.W. Willingham; Reviewed by Dean Wessels
8 LIFE IN THE SPIRIT: REAFFIRMING THE SOVEREIGNTY OF GOD by Al Truesdale
9 CAMP MEETING MEMORIES by Byron H. Maybury
10 WHAT I LEARNED AS A “DORM POP” by Wil M. Spaite
12 YES, LETTERS ARE IMPORTANT! by Charles Ludwig

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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 - August 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Michael Hutchens
M. H. Rozzell
Jack M. Barnell
Emily Moran
Charles Strickland
Sharon Fleming
Stan Ingersol
John W. May
Dean Wessels
Audrey Cochran
Alice Crane Behr
Jim Stocks
Lois Anne Williams
Jack Conn
Frank Dizmang
Harold I. Smith
A yellow rose held in a pair of hands.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Sin is Still Sin, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Hard Lessons for the Lonely, Michael Hutchens
4 Letters
5 My Book of Remembrance, M. H. Rozzell
6 Remarriage Risks – New Wine in Old Wineskins, Jack M. Barnell
8 Doves, Not Ostriches, Emily Moran
9 “Because You Gave…”, Charles H. Strickland
10 Choices, Sharon Fleming
11 Nazarene Roots: Australian Origins: More Leaves from Our Album, Stan Ingersol
12 Why don’t you Watch Where I’m Going?, John W. May

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
William Goodman
Rosa Gibbs
Charles Strickland
Board of General Superintendents
W. D. Phillips
Elmer Carter
Reeford L. Chaney
Ralph Earle
Alice Hansche Mortenson
James L. Mathews
Joe Colaizzi
James F. Sorrell
J. E. Shankel
Trish Jackson
Dean Wessels
Linda Hudspeth Loetscher
O'Neal Loetscher
Stella Hagerman
Virginia Kirley Leih
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Rebecca Lyon
Leslie Wooten
A globe and a bible against the background of a nebula.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Ministry of Compassion, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Feeding the Hungry, William Goodman
4 He Loves You and I Do Too (a poem), Rosa Gibbs
4 Letters
5 The Gospel to the Poor, Charles H. Strickland for the Board of General Superintendents
6 Spiritual Tonic for Troubled Hearts, W. D. Phillips
7 Real Tears, Elmer Carter
7 The Outcast (a poem), Reeford L. Chaney
8 NIV Update, Ralph Earle
8 Unquenchable (a poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
9 Beware the Voices, James L. Mathews

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
Darrell Tidwell
Board of General Superintendents
Alvin S. Lawhead
Joyce A. Chandler
R. Guilford, Jr. Fitz
M. H. Rozzell
James Daniel Milligan
Dean Wessels
E. Ruth Glover
Wesley Sullivan
Charles E. Baldwin
David F. Nixon
Janet Westley
Bonnie R. Benedix
Marjorie Jantz Owens
A daughter, father, son, and mother sit on a couch studying the Bible.
Special Insert: 6th International Laymen's Conference July 1-5, 1987

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Social Service – Fruit or Focus?, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 A Lesson in Compassion, Darrell Tidwell
4 Letters
5 Feeding the Hungry, Board of General Superintendents
6 Redemption Language in the Old Testament, Alvin S. Lawhead
7 Bible Beacons (a Poem), Joyce A. Chandler
7 Ease of Heart in the CCU, R. Guilford Fitz
8 The Good News in Four Dimensions, M. H. Rozzell
9 Spanning the Gap (a Poem), James Daniel Milligan
10 Pensions: “Serving Those Who Serve”, Dean Wessels

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Ross Hayslip
Bob Boyd
Clessen K. Scoles
Judith M. Berge
Milo L. Arnold
Mabel P. Adamson
Aileen Stark
Leon Chambers
Rose Braatz
Earl G. Lee
Thomas W. Klewin
Dean Wessels
Neil Wiseman
Wayne M. Warner
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Helen Leeper
Sharon Brilla
A father and mother helping their daughters get ready for church.
Photo ID: Mr. and Mrs. Darwin Speicher; Kristi and Karee Snyder.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Year Is Young: Time Is Old, General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
3 Take Time to Read, Ross W. Hayslip
4 Christian Books in Moscow, Bub Boyd
5 Take My Lips (a poem), Clessen K. Scoles
6 Love Your Opposite-Person, Judith M. Berge
7 Challenged to Become Better, Milo L. Arnold
8 An "L.E." Patient Finds Joy, Aileen Stark
8 Family Oneness (a poem), Mabel P. Adamson
9 Book Brief: The Years of the Beast, Leon Chambers
10 What Are Your Children Hearing?, Rose Braatz

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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Raymond C. Kratzer
L. Wesley Johnson
Dean Wessels
Ross Hayslip
Roy Austin
Geraldine Nicholas
Helen Frank
Virginia M. Baty
Anonymous
Ivan Beals
Kenneth Vogt
Lauren I. Seaman
Neil Hightower
Nelson Perdue
Jerry Hull
Vernon L. Wilcox
A setting sun over sailboard anchored in a lake.
Photo ID: West Bay, Osterville, Massachusetts "He bringeth them unto their desired haven." (Psalm 107:30)

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 God and Time Heal Well, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 The Exceeding Abundant, Raymond C. Kratzer
4 Letters
5 Making Retirement Meaningful, L. Wesley Johnson
6 Pensions – A Review of Sixty-Four Years, Dean Wessels
7 A Time to Keep Silence, Ross W. Hayslip
8 Only to Serve, Roy Austin
9 The Challenge (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
9 “Greg Go with Grandpa”, Helen Frank
10 Our Son Came Home, Virginia M. Baty
11 Points to Ponder, Anonymous
12 Get Out Your Wings, Ivan A. Beals

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1979

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Albert J. Lown
John H. Shank
Geri Hess Mitsch
Robert B. White
Jean Hogan Dudley
James Dobson
Betty Martin
Carlton Hansen
Byron H. Maybury
Lyle P. Flinner
Dean Wessels
M. Kent Anderson
Marion K Rich
J. C. Collins
Bernice E. Belden
Pink flowers blooming in a desert.

2 IF YE ABIDE by George Coulter
3 WET OR FINE by Albert J. Lown
4 JOHN AND JUDAS: A STUDY IN CONTRASTS by John H. Shank
6 “I’M ONLY 101” by Geri Hess Mitsch
7 TIME WAS WHEN
8 ABORTIONS AS I SAW THEM by Robert B. White, M.D.
9 CONTENTMENT by Jean Hogan Dudley
10 THE MOST COMMON MISTAKE IN PARENTHOOD by James Dobson
12 IMPRESSED VALUES by Betty Martin
13 THE UNKNOWN CHRISTIAN by C. D. Hansen
13 ASSURANCE by Byron H. Maybury
14 DEALING WITH ANXIETY by Lyle P. Flinner
14 DO YOU RESPECT YOUR PASTOR? by Dean Wessels

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1983

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Bud Reedy
Charles Hastings Smith
Joan Cockerham Hill
William L. Poteet
Jean Hogan Dudley
Gordon Chilvers
Steve Cooley
G. Weatherley
Dean Wessels
Hal M. von Stein
C. Neil Strait
Ross Hayslip
G. Franklin Allee
John A. Wright
William M. Greathouse
H. Ray Dunning
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Allen D. Hanson
Larry Mancini
A lighthouse against a blue sky.
Photo ID: Annisquam, Massachusetts.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Year of the Bible, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 The Healing Church, Bud Reedy
4 Letters
5 Noah’s Dove: She Preached the Gospel of Peace, Charles Hastings Smith
6 Patterns (a Poem), Joan Cockerham Hill
6 The Bundle of Life, William L. Poteet
7 Be Steadfast (a Poem), Jean Hogan Dudley
8 How to Change Lives, Gordon Chilvers
9 Nazarene Roots: The Fruit of Our Youth; Steve Cooley
10 The Lord Knows and Cares For Us, G. Weatherley
11 A Home for a Retired Pastor, Dean Wessels

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
Board of General Superintendents
Bill M. Sullivan
Raymond W. Hurn
Mark R. Moore
Jerald Johnson
Wanda Knox
Honorato Reza
Paul Skiles
Richard Spindle
Miriam Hall
Gary Allen Henecke
Kenneth S. Rice
Leon D. Doane
Dean Wessels
Mervel A. Lunn
B. Edgar Johnson
Norman O. Miller
Paul W. Spear
The Kansas City skyline at night.
Church of the Nazarene/ Twentieth General Assembly/ June 19-27, 1980/ Kansas City, Missouri

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Welcome, Board of General Superintendents
6 Our Mission

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
Board of General Superintendents
B. Edgar Johnson
Norman O. Miller
Bill M. Sullivan
Raymond W. Hurn
Wilbur W. Brannon
Mervel A. Lunn
Paul Skiles
Benneth Dudney
Mark R. Moore
Phillip M. Riley
Miriam Hall
Larry Leonard
Paul W. Spear
Robert Hempel
Delta Allen
Dean Wessels
L. Guy Nees
Phyllis Hartley Howard
Lela O. Jackson
A graphic design of 1980-1985 and an inset of the globe on top of a building.
Quinquennial Review Issue/Church of the Nazarene Twenty-first General Assembly, June 20-28, 1985; Anaheim, California.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Welcome, Board of General Superintendents
6 1980-1985 Quinquennial Review
Reports to the 21st General Assembly:
8 Officer: General Secretary, B. Edgar Johnson
9 Officer: General Treasurer, Norman O. Miller
10 Division of Church Growth, Bill M. Sullivan (Director)
12 Church Extension Ministries, Raymond W. Hurn (Director)
14 Evangelism Ministries, Bill M. Sullivan (Director)
16 Pastoral Ministries, Wilbur W. Brannon (Director)
18 Division of Communications, M. A. (Bud) Lunn (Director)

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