George Coulter

George Coulter served as general superintendent for the Church of the Nazarene from 1964-1980. He also served as executive secretary of the Department of World Missions, superintendent of the Northern California District, and pastor to congregations in Alberta, California, and Oregon. He was married to Irene and father to Colleen and Gary. He is credited as Georges Coulter in the French issues of the Herald of Holiness. 

 

Information gathered from Graham, Mark & Bryan Merrill. (1995). "Late News: Coulter Homegoing" Herald of Holiness (84,7) 48. https://whdl.org/herald-holiness-july-1-1995

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 13, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Fred Wenger
Mary E. Latham
Louis A. Bouck
Dallas D. Mucci
J. V. Wilbanks
Leslie Parrott
Fletcher Galloway
Bettie Bierderman
Wendell Wellman
A school-aged girl smiling at the camera.
My Husband Was on the "Thresher" (See page 14.) V.B.S.: Can It Survive? (See page 4.)

02 They Say, And Do Not by General Superintendent Coulter 03 Mountain Movers by Fred Wenger 04 V.B.S.: Can It Survive? by Mary E. Latham 06 “Power From A Different Source” by Louis A. Bouck 08 Drinking is the Church’s Problem Too? by Dallas D. Mucci 09 A Prophetic “Fix” On Isreal by J. V. Wilbanks 10 Toward Abundant Living: The Therapy of God by Leslie Parrott 10 International Laymen’s Conference on Evangelism 11 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

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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 - April 15, 1979

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
John H. Holstead
Albert J. Lown
Gordon Chilvers
Debbie Kendrick
Jerry McCant
Charles Hastings Smith
Lyle P. Flinner
Carlton Hansen
Jean Rasmussen
Valkyrie Murphy
J. Kenneth Grider
C. Neil Strait
James Dobson
Lawrence E. Humrich
Marguerite S. Digby
Joy Wineland
Beth Atwood
Betty Martin
Leanna Haskins
Barbara Wall Chaney
Clara Verner
Anonymous
William Youngman
Morris Chalfant
Mary Jane Trent
An illustration of the risen Jesus over a Bible open to the Easter story.

2 THEY CAME TO MOURN—THEY HURRIED AWAY WITH JOY by George Coulter
3 MY LEADER LIVES by John H. Holstead
4 MISSING PERSONS by Albert J. Lown
6 EASTER ANGELS ROLL AWAY THE DIFFICULTIES by Gordon Chilvers
7 HOPE by Debbie Kendrick
8 ON THE THIRD DAY by Jerry McCant
8 THE SOLDIER, THE ROBE, THE TOMB by Charles Hastings Smith
9 BEING HONEST WITH OURSELVES by Lyle P. Flinner
10 CHRIST ROBBED DEATH OF ITS STING by C. D. Hansen
10 THE ANSWER CAME IN THE MORNING by Jean Rasmussen

English
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Herald of Holiness - April 23, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Kenneth H. Pearsall
Edward S. Mann
Harold William Reed
R. Curtis Smith
Donald W. Hall
Ronald F. Gray
Leonard S. Oliver
Mark R. Moore
Hugh Rae
Leslie Parrott
Laura Mae Douglass
Alan R. Dicer
A collage of Nazarene colleges--Eastern Nazarene College in the background, Point Loma, Mount Vernon, and Northwest Nazarene.
Nazarene College Day April 27. Angell Hall, Religion Building at Eastern Nazarene College; An aerial shot of Point Loma College, the quad at Mount Vernon Nazarene College, and a basketball game at Northwest Nazarene College.

02 Our Educational Commitments by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Nazarene College Goals by Kenneth H. Pearsall
04 The Challenge by Edward S. Mann
06 The Word Speaks by Harold W. Reed
07 Scattering and Withholding by R. Curtis Smith
08 Word Wisdom by Don W. Hall
09 Christian Success - Person- or Task-Centered? Ronald F. Gray
10 The Pursuit of Christian Maturity by L.S. Oliver
12 Victory Over Fear by Mark R. Moore
13 "This Is the Way" by Hugh Rae
14 "Be Ye Therefore Perfect" by Leslie Parrott

English
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Herald of Holiness - April 27, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
J. Kenneth Grider
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Pearl Keeton
Richard H. Leffel
J. George Taylorson
Earl Baker
Board of General Superintendents
Frances B. Erickson
Betty Bowes
Leslie Parrott
A young child kissing the cheek of a baby.
When Does the Service Begin? (See page 3.) Cradle Roll: All You Add Is Love (See page 13.)

02 Lovest Thou Me? by General Superintendent Coulter 03 When Does the Service Begin? by J. Kenneth Grider 04 “Night Will Pass By” by Kathryn B. Peck 05 Getting Home by Pearl Keeton 06 Saints in Sycamores by Richard H. Leffel 08 Life’s Highest Fulfillment by J. George Taylorson 08 Call to Excellence by Earl Baker 09 Of Timely Concern by the Board of General Superintendents 11 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 A Hand of Love by Frances B.

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 14, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Robert Branson
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Crane Delbert Bennett
Pauline E. Spray
Arthur Townsend
Vern A. Hannah
W. Shelburne Brown
Lyle P. Flinner
Dennis E. Saylor
C. William Fisher
John S. Lown
Aarlie J. Hull
Doris M. McDowell
A large hotel with palm trees and greenery in front.
Diplomat Hotel, Hollywood-by-the-Sea, Florida Site of the Third International Laymen's Conference August 13-18

02 Dangerous Cargo by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Personality Problems and Spiritual Problems by Robert D. Branson
04 O God, Forgive! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
04 Guideposts Homeward by Kathryn Blackburn Peck
05 Your Choice by Crane Delbert Bennett
06 Grandma's Picture by Pauline E. Spray
07 Amazing Medical Discovery by Arthur H. Townsend
08 Security - For Whom? by Vern A. Hannah
10 Christ's Church and Education by W. Shelburne Brown
11 A Ladder of Needs - I by Lyle P. Flinner

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Robert E. Maner
Hal M. von Stein
Marcia Schwartz
James F. Sorrell
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Carlton Hansen
Louis A. Bouck
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Robert Branson
James D. Hamilton
John Chilton
Ross Hayslip
William Goodman
T. E. Martin
Marjorie A. Westgate
C. Neil Strait
Marjorie W. Dobbin
A covered bridge painted red.

02 “When Thou Prayest” by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 The Rough Road by Robert E. Maner
04 No More Hell? By Hal M. von Stein
04 Wasted Space by Marcia Schwartz
06 Third-Class Christians by Jim Sorrell
06 The Eyes of Love by Christina Grauman
07 A Command to Faithfulness by C. D. Hansen
08 The Perfect Runner by Louis A. Bouck
09 The Fruit on the Tree by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
10 A Fresh, Lively Translation by Robert Branson
11 The Perfect Pattern by James Hamilton

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 17, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Grant Swank
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
J. Harrison Hudson
W. Shelburne Brown
Randal Earl Denny
Leslie Parrott
The Sir Walter Scott monument on Princes Street in Edinburgh, Scotland, towers over the busy shoppers on the street below.
God in the Operation (See page 3.) In Search of Real Brotherhood (See page 6.)

02 Desirable Maladjustment by General Superintendent Coulter 03 God In The Operation by Grant Swank 05 City Rooftops by Kathryn Blackburn Peck 06 In Search of Real Brotherhood by J. Harrison Hudson 08 Builders for Eternity by W. Shelburne Brown 09 Make Use of Your Storms by Randal Denny 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 Toward Abundant Living: Ida Eisenhower: Mother of a President by Leslie Parrott 13 Pro & Con: Letter to Editor 14 News of Religion 18 Late News 19 The Answer Corner

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Stephen W. Nease
Harold A. March
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Tressa C. Terry
J. Kenneth Grider
Paul R. Martin
Leslie Parrott
Charles L. Childers
Jack M. Scharn
Donald W. Hall
Mary Staley
George Privett
Lyle Knebel
Albert J. Lown
C. Neil Strait
Ruth A. Cameron
James D. Hamilton
Carlton Hansen
C. Dale German
Ann Ogden
A creek running through a snowy wood.
Nazarene Theological Seminary Offering February 13

02 Shake Off Thy Fears by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Ministering Buses! Symbol of Nazarene Theological Seminary by Stephen W. Nease
04 One Hundred Years of Tithing by Harold A. Marsh
04 It Shall Be Given You by Pearl Burnside McKinney
05 The Joy of Multiplication by Charles "Chic" Shaver
05 Heavenly Musings of A Christian by Tressa C. Terry
06 We Also Serve by J. Kenneth Grider
06 Book Briefs: The Power of Your Attitudes by Leslie Parrott--Reviewed by Paul Martin

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Neil Hightower
J. Ray Shadowens
Carol Gritton
Dan Smith
Ross Hayslip
John C. Oster
Sherwood Wirt
William Goodman
Merril S. William
Kenneth L. Dodge
John W. May
Albert J. Lown
Morris Chalfant
J. Kenneth Grider
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Lola M. Williams
Ralph R. McClintock
Preston J. Theall
Total eclipse of the sun.
Total eclipse of the sun. Taken at Wolf Point, Montana, February 26, 1979. "I will cause the sun to go down at noon, and I will darken the earth in the clear day." --Amos 8:9

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Forward Thrust in the Decade of the 80s, General Superintendent: George Coulter
3 Counteracting the Throwaway Philosophy, Neil E. Hightower
4 No Greater Burden, J. Ray Shadowens
5 All that I Want to Be (a poem), Carol Wight Gritton
6 A Man of God, Dan Smith
7 Loyalty, Ross W. Hayslip
8 Rapid Church Planting in Oregon, John Oster
9 Go Tell It, Sherwood Wirt
9 Resist?, William Goodman
10 The Gift Nobody Wants, Merrill Williams
11 Don't Accept Defeat, Kenneth L. Dodge

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 27, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Hal Bonner
Geraldine Nicholas
Jean Conder Soule
Arthur J. Stott
John W. May
Loyd F., Jr. McLaughlin
Wil M. Spaite
Mary Rexroth
Gerard Reed
Lyle P. Flinner
Mel-Thomas Rothwell
Clifford, Jr. Chew
Melvin Shrout
Aarlie J. Hull
Don Gibbens
A large bell in front of a white church covered in snow.

02 Easter's Continuing Commands by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 A License to Witness by Hal Bonner
04 Prayer for My Son by Geraldine Nicholas
04 Prayer by Jean Conder Soule
05 Jesus - a Man of Prayer by Arthur J. Stott
06 What If There's Life Out There? by John W. May
07 What Is Faith? by Loyd F. McLaughlin, Jr.
08 Eighty-Six and Asking Largely by Wil M. Spaite
09 A Crown of Thorns by Mary Rexroth
10 In Praise of Plodders by Gerard Reed
11 Stretching Our Capacity by Lyle P. Flinner

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Florence Wedge
Verna J. Heavner
Tressa C. Terry
Howard Culbertson
Jack Conn
Randal Earl Denny
A. Elwood Sanner
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Crane Delbert Bennett
Martha Chalfant Jenkins
Ivan Beals
John W. May
C. Neil Strait
Paul M. Miller
Duane E. Muth
William Goodman
Aarlie J. Hull
H. Schaefer
A white-steepled church lit up on the clear night with a full moon.

02 Greet the New Year by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Choosing Our Anticipations by Florence Wedge
04 Did You Miss Christmas? by Verna J. Heavner
05 A New Year’s Promise and Project by Howard Culbertson
06 OSHA—Safety First by Jack Conn
07 What Are Your Goals? By Randal E. Denny
08 "Mr. and Mrs. Job" by A. Elwood Sanner
08 The Clock of time by Alice Hansche Mortenson
09 Power for Today—And Tomorrow by Crane Delbert Bennett
10 Bundle of Joy by Martha Chalfant Jenkins
11 Parents under God by Ivan A. Beals

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1979

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Steven A. Blankenship
Gordon Chilvers
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Mabel P. Adamson
Loren W. Gould
Alice Hansche Mortenson
E. E. Wordsworth
Dorothy Boone Kidney
Charles Hastings Smith
Lyle P. Flinner
Albert J. Lown
Bertha Munro
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Hugh Gorman
Elaine Wright Colvin
Florence Hinson
Elmer E. McCormick
Henry M. Lunde
A collage of trumpets.

2 ASPIRATIONS FOR THE NEW YEAR by George Coulter
3 HOROSCOPE AND THE CHRISTIAN by Steven A. Blankenship
4 THE FUTURE IS SURE by Gordon Chilvers
6 TROUBLES OR TRIUMPHS IN 1979 by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
7 A NEW YEAR by Mabel P. Adamson
8 THE MEANING OF HOLINESS by Loren W. Gould
9 NO TIME TO WASTE! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
9 WORRY AND ITS CURE by E. E. Wordsworth
10 GOD TAKES CARE OF US by Dorothy Boone Kidney
10 HAPPY NEW YEAR by Charles Hastings Smith
11 LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE by Lyle P. Flinner

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 12, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Don Coonrod
Tressa C. Terry
Raymond C. Kratzer
Hal M. von Stein
C.T. Corbett
Richard A. Bollinger
Ralph Earle
George Coulter and B. Edgar Johnson meet together.
Paul Harvey Dedicates Youth Center (See story page 15.) Forty-third General Board Session Convenes Next Week. (See story page 12.)

02 “Till the Whole Was Leavened” by General Superintendent Coulter
03 The Highest Calling by Don Coonrod
04 Thy Glories by Tressa C. Hansen
05 “Jesus, Push!” by Raymond C. Kratzer
06 The Carrot and the Donkey by H. M. Von Stein
07 Somebody Special by C. T. Corbett
08 A Christian View Of Sex by Richard A. Bollinger
10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser
12 The Church at Work
18 Late News
18 News of the Religious World
19 Key Words by Ralph Earle
19 The Answer Corner by W. T. Purkiser

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 29, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
William M. Greathouse
Sylvan F. Starks
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
James D. Hamilton
Mendell Taylor
J. Kenneth Grider
Ralph Earle
Donald W. Hall
James P. McGraw
Oscar F. Reed
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Paul Orjala
Marcia Schwartz
Willard H. Taylor
Laura Mae Douglass
Kim Vander Linden
A college of images from Nazarene Theological Seminary--the main building, a building interior, graduation, and the main sign.
Thirtieth Anniversary Nazarene Theological Seminary--Seminary Sunday, February 9

02 It's Time to Give a Lift by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Christian Nonconformity by William Greathouse
04 How Great Is God? by Sylvan F. Starks
04 Fruitage by Pearl Burnside McKinney
05 "Let the Lord Have That" by James D. Hamilton
06 The Beginnings of Nazarene Theological Seminary by Mendell Taylor
07 The Power is for Loads by J. Kenneth Grider
08 Pentecost: What Does it Mean? by Ralph Earle
09 God's Unconditional Love by Don W. Hall
10 Homesick for Holiness by James McGraw

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
S. F. 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, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Thomas W. Thomas
Charles Crow
Alice Hansche Mortenson
A. Brent Cobb
Florence Wedge
Gene Fuller
Richard S. Barnett
Alex Deasley
John M. Drescher
D. W. Hildie
Nelson G. Mink
Paul B. Whittemore
C. Neil Strait
E. S. Phillips
Mrs. E. S. Phillips
Thomas R. Couch
Aarlie J. Hull
Don Alexander
Mount Rushmore: the faces of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt, and Lincoln carved in stone.
Photo ID: Mount Rushmore

02 God’s Dwelling Place by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Happiness Secrets by Thomas Thomas
04 The Ministry of Encouragement by Charles Crow
05 "Time is Fleeting; Let’s Redeem It!" by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 It Took A Miracle by A Brent Cobb
07 Beware the Grapevine! By Florence Wedge
08 Understanding Ourselves Spiritually by Gene Fuller
09 Preventive Maintenance by Richard S. Barnett
10 The Insufficiency of Faith by A. R. G. Deasley
11 Spiritual Hang-Ups by John M. Drescher

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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

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 16, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Neal Dirkse
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Irene Ness
Randal Earl Denny
Don R. Harris
David K. Kline
Harvey J.S. Blaney
Sharon Bushey
Forrest Nash
Robert E. Bradford
Buford Battin
Ruby Franklin
Carlos H. Sparks
Laura Mae Douglass
Marcia Schwartz
Yellow tulips before a wooden foot bridge.

02 A Historian's Assault by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Fresh Every Morning! by Neal Dirkse
04 Faith by Christina Grauman
04 I Shall Know Him by Irene Ness
05 The Note of Joy by Randal E. Denny
06 The Paralyzed Christ by Don R. Harris
07 You Are My Witnesses! by David K. Kline
08 The Way of Holiness by Harvey J.S. Blaney
09 Avon Calling by Sharon L. Bushey
10 The Basis of Christian Brotherhood by Forrest W. Nash
11 On Finding Contentment by Robert E. Bradford
12 An Attractive Church by Buford Battin

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 6, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Neil Wiseman
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Randal Earl Denny
Hal M. von Stein
C. Neil Strait
Vernon L. Wilcox
Fletcher Galloway
Leslie Parrott
A man sits on a rock looking out over the Pacific Ocean. A bare gnarled cypress dominates the foreground.
Wesleyans, Pilgriams Vote Merger (See page 18.) A gnarled cypress overlooks the Pacific.

02 The Person or The Place by General Superintendent Coulter 03 Needed: Harvest Hands by Neil B. Wiseman 04 Quest by Kathryn Blackburn Peck 05 Safety First by Randall Earl Denny 06 Remember Who You Are by H. M. von Stein 07 No Greater Love by C. Neil Strait 08 The Bondage and Freedom of Truth by Vernon L. Wilcox 09 How Does the Sign Read? by Fletcher Galloway 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

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