Gloria Willingham

Gloria Willingham was a member of the Church of the Nazarene residing in the Kansas City area and served in teaching and short-term missionary work. She was married to Elbert and mother to Gwendolyn and Cynthia. She was also the daughter of Grace and Al Ramquist. 

Information provided through the Nazarene Archives in 2021 and "Gloria Jean Willingham." (2020, June 13). Johnson County Funeral Chapel. Retrieved from https://www.johnsoncountychapel.com/obituary/Gloria-Willingham

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Herald of Holiness - April 19, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Hubert S. Mickel
Marjorie J. Barnum
Brian L. Farmer
Herman L. G. Smith
Eva J. Cummings
William H. Wallace
Richard S. Taylor
Sharron Lucky
Jack M. Scharn
Gloria Willingham
Millard Reed
A. Elwood Sanner
The steel I-beam outline of a church copula.

02 Refuse By General Superintendent Benner

03 What About Injustice? By Hubert S. Mickel

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Herald of Holiness - April 20, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James Cochran
Ross Hayslip
Willis E. Snowbarger
Harold W. Morris
Milo L. Arnold
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Sharron Lucky
Ark, Jr. Noel
Gloria Willingham
Robert L. Owen
Young college-aged men standing on the steps in front of a columned building.
Choosing Your Grandchildren (See page 9.) A Case for Christian Education (See page 6.) Christian Education Sunday, April 24

02 Surrender Without Bitterness by General Superintendent Benner

03 The Realism of Faith by James Cochran

05 Losing Ourselves by Ross Hayslip

06 Nazarene Colleges: What Difference Do They Make? by Dr. Willis Snowbarger

08 Commitment and Faith Key to Sanctified Life by Harold W. Morris

09 Choosing Your Grandchildren by Milo L. Arnold

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 Storm by Pearl B. McKinney

12 Following Footsteps by Sharron Lucky

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Herald of Holiness - April 7, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
E. E. Wordsworth
David L. Fletcher
Morris Chalfant
William J. Nichols
T. W. Schofield
Enola Chamberlain
T. G. Jones
Milo L. Arnold
J. M. Anderson
Ross Hayslip
Katherine Bevis
M. L. Campbell
Gloria Willingham
A pink-tinged photo of a father pointing out the window with his children in his lap. Inset: A cross in front a wilderness lake.
The Necessary Cross See Page 3/ Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 8:13/ For the whole family Four extra pages.

02 Called to be Saints by General Superintendent Powers
03 The Necessary Cross by E. E. Wordsworth
04 Wait on the Lord by David L. Fletcher
05 The Uncrowned King’s Parade by Morris Chalfant
06 Not All Are Equal by William J. Nichols
07 Victory’s Symbol by T. W. Schofield
08 Easter Again! by Enola Chamberlin
08 Contents under Pressure by T. G. Jones
09 Dispensable Parents by Milo L. Arnold
11 Port Pastors! by J. M. Anderson
13 Together We Give
17 The Glory of Palm Sunday by Ross W. Hayslip

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Herald of Holiness - April 8, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James H. Jackson
Winfred Ritter
Donald S. Metz
Maynard James
Dean Baldwin
Mamie B. Hendricks
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Vern A. Hannah
Alice Hansche Mortenson
George Decker
Gloria Willingham
A brick building with palm trees in front on Pasadena College campus. A man, S. T. Ludwig, talking on the phone.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; National Christian College Day April 12, 1964; S. T. Ludwig 1903-64 See page 12.

02 Life – Hoarded or Invested? By General Superintendent Benner

03 Do you have your Title Insurance? By James H. Jackson

04 “We have to Live with Ourselves!” by Winfred Ritter

05 Tongues in the Church at Corinth II by Donald S. Metz

06 The More Sure Word of Prophecy by Maynard James

07 Christ is our Wonderful Counselor! By Dean Baldwin

08 Brush-Burning Time by Mamie B. Hendricks

08 Fruit Bearing by Kathryn Blackburn Peck

09 A Personal Passion by Vern Hannah

09 This I Know! By Alice Hansche Mortenson

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Herald of Holiness - August 10, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Milo L. Arnold
V. Raymond Edman
William Robert Adell
Robert L. Owen
James H. Ingalls
James MacLeod
Marvin L Buell
David Canen
Jack M. Scharn
Gloria Willingham
Leslie Parrott
Buford Battin
A statement about Faith by V. Raymond Edman

02 Let God be God by General Superintendent Young

03 A Family Adventure by Milo L. Arnold

04 The Way by William Robert Adell

05 Miracle at Simi Valley by Robert L. Owen

06 Tell the People to Live It by James H. Ingalls

07 Bugles and Trumpets by James Macleod

08 Our God Is Not an Automated by Marvin L. Buell

09 Suffering and Providence by David Canen

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 He Is There by Jack M. Scharn

12 A Story-Note by Gloria

13 The Fantastic Story of Rudy Quiram by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - August 12, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Randal Earl Denny
Jack M. Scharn
Leon F. Wyss
Morris Chalfant
Michael Courtney
Dorothy S. Griffith
James A. Hamilton
Hal M. von Stein
Dennis E. Wyrick
Robert D. Troutman
Joyce Leth
Michael Hutchens
Mary L. Scott
Gloria Willingham
An overhead view of the 1964 World's Fair Observation Towers with people all around; inset: a portrait of Mrs. Louise Chapman
'In the Power of the Spirit'; New York State Exhibit World's Fair 1964-65, New York District, Church of the Nazarene See page 4; Mrs. Louis Robinson Chapman President, N.F.M.S. 1941-64, See page 10.

02 Holy Ground … Where You Are by General Superintendent Benner

03 “If It’s Doubtful, It’s Dirty!” by Randal E. Denny

03 The Triumph of Faith by Jack M. Scharn

04 Why Didn’t You Tell Me? By Leon F. Wyss

05 The Pull of the World by Morris Chalfant

06 Open Rewards of Secret Prayer by M. O. Courtney

06 Not Alone by Dorothy S. Griffith

07 Not Alone! By James A. Hamilton

07 Serendipity by H. M. von Stein

08 Your Spirit is Showing by Dennis E. Wyrick

08 Only a Layman… by Robert D. Troutman

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Herald of Holiness - August 18, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Roger M. Williams
Ross R. Cribbis
Dorothy S. Hampton
Clayton Bonar
Mary Lou Gallup
J. Kenneth Grider
Frank O. Sellers
Hugh C. Benner
George Smith
Gloria Willingham
(Left) A statue of a woman on a horse while a man leads a pack horse. (Right) A young man looks a Bible.
Pioneer Mother Kansas City, Missouri, Kansas City District Church of the Nazarene; The Soul Winner's Prayer See Page 6

02 The Greatest of These Is Love by General Superintendent Coulter
03 It Took A Miracle! by Roger M. Williams
04 Retirements As a New Beginning by Ross R. Cribbis
05 Courage: A Cardinal Virtue by Dorothy S. Hampton
06 The Soul Winner’s Prayer by Clayton Bonar
07 “He Won’t Listen!” by Mary Lou Gallup
07 He Comes with Healing by J. Kenneth Grider
08 “The Roast Never Burns Now” by Frank Sellers
08 Bible College Offering by Hugh C. Benner
09 Ever Try a Visitation Revival Campaign? by George L. Smith

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Kenneth L. Dodge
Ted E. Martin
David E. Figg
Virginia Shepard
Morris Chalfant
Jean Foss
Ross Hayslip
Leslie Parrott
Gloria Willingham
A tall intricately carved monument decorated for Christmas in downtown Indianapolis.
Photo ID: Monument Circle Indianapolis, Indiana. The Holiness Churches and Ecumenism (See page 4.) The Big Picture (See page 9.)

02 Sentimental or Earnest Hearers by General Superintendent Lewis

03 The Person and Prevention by Kenneth L. Dodge

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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
Gloria Willingham
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 - December 21, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
William Robert Miller
Ross Hayslip
A. A. E. Berg
Edith Roberts
Norman Robinson
Clifford Chew
Grace V. Watkins
Gloria Willingham
Leslie Parrott
A nativity scene in a puzzle piece.
Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call His name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14

02 Seeing Stars by General Superintendent Benner

03 Pious “Jingle Bells” by William Robert Miller

06 Progressive Pilgrims by Ross W. Hayslip

07 Looking unto Jesus by A. A. E. Berg

07 The Holy Glow of Christmas by Edith Roberts

08 No Room for My Rights! by Norman Robinson

09 Herods by Clifford Chew

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 The Gift by Grace V. Watkins

12 A Story-Note by Gloria

13 Vital Statistics

14 The Book Corner

15 Toward Abundant Living: Love Is No Sacrifice by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - February 12, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Raymond W. Hurn
Dallas Baggett
Ila R. Monday
L. Guy Nees
C. Neil Strait
James V. Wilbanks
Frank Howie
Jack M. Scharn
Bob Quanstrom
Dorothy Crites
Christian Wisner (C. W.) Ruth
Geneva Hunting
Gloria Willingham
An aerial view of a building with many cares parked around it. Inset: a Bible with a cross over it.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; District Center Northeastern Indiana Marion, Indiana; World Day of Prayer February 14, 1964;

02 Without Discrimination by General Superintendent Young

03 Holiness means “All for Jesus” by Raymond W. Hurn

04 Are You an Alpaca? By Dallas Baggett

04 A Simple Prayer by Ila R. Monday

05 The Role of the Church in Today’s Social Revolution by L. Guy Nees

06 Increase of Faith by C. Neil Strait

07 Must a Christian Tithe? By J. V. Wilbanks

08 Your Beautiful Home by Frank Howie

09 Channel of Charity by Jack M. Scharn

09 Wordless Talking by Robert Quanstrom

10 God Still Answers Prayer! By Dorothy Crites

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
H. Harvey Hendershot
B.F. Haynes
J. W. (John Wesley) Goodwin
Jacqueline Ahlstrand
John W. May
John M. Drescher
Thomas G. Nees
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
Gloria Willingham
Paul T. Culbertson
Walter C. Wilcox
A. Elwood Sanner
A wave crashing.
Shirt-Sleeve Saints (See page 3.)

02 Creeping Materialism By General Superintendent Williamson
03 Shirt-sleeve Saints By H. Harvey Hendershot
04 50 Years Ago: No Mistakes By B. F. Haynes
04 50 Years Age: On Evangelists By J. W. Goodwin
05 The Whole Tithe By Jacqueline Ahlstrand
06 No Tomorrow By John W. May
07 Relevant and Redemptive By John M. Drescher
08 More than Mercy By Tom Nees
09 Song For the Road By Kathryn Blackburn Peck
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser
11 My Garden of Words By Tressa C. Hansen
12 A Story-Note from Gloria

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Herald of Holiness - February 16, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Dallas D. Mucci
Leroy H. Reedy
Robert Goslaw
Maurine Clements
David L. Fletcher
James MacLeod
Thomas L. Goble
Leslie Parrott
Gloria Willingham
Ralph Earle
A large rock face seen through trees.
Photo ID: Great White Throne, Zion National Park, Utah. I'm Glad the Light Was One (See page 9.) "Go Make Disciples" (See page 5.)

02 Promoters or Evangelists by General Superintendent Powers

03 In the Fluent of Society by Dallas D. Mucci

04 I Wonder Where the Joy Went by Leroy H. Reedy

05 “Go Make Disciples” by Robert Goslaw

06 Are Our Children Being Smothered? by Maurine Clements

07 Small Texas Town Hears Gospel for First Time by David L. Fletcher

08 Student Discovers Way to Spirit-filled Life by James Macleod

09 “I’m Glad the Light Was On!” by Thomas L. Goble

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - February 3, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Asa H. Sparks
Samuel Young
Marian L. Knorr
Albert F. Harper
Enola Chamberlain
Venita Hancock
Martha Voigt
Jack M. Scharn
Everek R. Storms
Theda Jaggers
Reginald Heasley
William J. Nichols
Gordan C. Wickersham
Ovella Satre Shafer
Gloria Willingham
Rodger D. Atwood
Eva J. Cummings
Robert E. Hollis
A young man talking to an older man over the Bible. Inset: a young man leaning against a lamppost.
God's Word Has the Answer/ For the Whole Family Eight Extra Pages

02 Strong is His Church by General Superintendent Lewis

03 Can God Heal Today? By Asa H. Sparks

04 Let Us Not Take Seminary for Granted by Samuel Young

04 My Decision by Marian L. Knorr

05 Toward Christian Understanding by A. F. Harper

06 Prayer Requests by Enola Chamberlin

07 $1,168 by Venita Hancock

07 Crisis by Martha Voigt

08 Heavenly Lustre by Jack M. Scharn

09 Hole Watching by Everek R. Storms

09 Learn to Say “Sir!” by Theda Jaggers

10 The Seed that was Lost by Reginald Heasley

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Lawrence B. Hicks
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Grace V. Watkins
William A. Tolbert
Paul C. Andrus
Wayne E. Welton
Paul E. Johnson
James C. Tasker
Ethel G. Bemis
A. S. London
Kenneth L. Dodge
Berniece Ayers Hall
Edith Roberts
Gloria Willingham
The front of a church. Inset: a hand taking notes in her Bible.
Evangelism First 1960-1964. Spanish Church of the Nazarene Stamford, Connecticut, Spanish East, U.S.A. District. The Way of Holiness See page 3.

02 The Siege of Love by General Superintendent Young

03 The Way of Holiness by Lawrence B. Hicks

04 Token Gifts by G. B. Williamson

04 Concerning Darkness by Grace V. Watkins

05 What is Carnality? By William A. Tolbert

06 Broken Vows by Paul C. Andrus

07 Gambling … Its Cause and Cure by Wayne Welton

08 The New Life by Paul E. Johnson

09 The Angry Bigot by James C. Tasker

09 To a Sufferer by Ethel Granger Bemis

10 We Are in a Moral Crisis! By A. S. London

10 Words or Power by Kenneth L. Dodge

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Herald of Holiness - January 18, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
J. Kenneth Grider
H. R. Ballough
J. J. Steele
Lawrence B. Hicks
Vernon T. Groves
Charles Allen McConnell
Paul T. Culbertson
Enola Chamberlain
Elden Rawlings
Gloria Willingham
A. Elwood Sanner
A green-tinted view of trees before a rock face.
What Helped the Olsens? Their child was dead. What could the pastor say? (See page 3.) Helps to Holy Living (See "About This Issue," page 4.)

02 The Glory That Once Was By General Superintendent Powers
03 What Helped the Olsens? By J. Kenneth Grider
04 The People Who Thought They Could By H. R. Ballough
06 How Wise Are the Wise? By J. J. Steele
07 Holiness Exalts God By Lawrence B. Hicks
08 The Bondage of Rebellion By Vernon T. Groves
09 50 Years Ago: On Being a Citizen & Tight Squeeze By Charles A. McConnell
10 Editorially Speaking by W.T. Purkiser
12 You Can Be a Transfigured Person By Paul T. Culbertson
12 House of Truth By Enola Chamberlin

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Herald of Holiness - January 19, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
E. E. Galbraith
Samuel Young
Briggs Brown
C. Neil Strait
Ross E. Price
Michael Hutchens
Thomas C. Wilson
Leslie Parrott
Elden Rawlings
Rose Handloser
Gloria Willingham
Ralph Earle
Giant Sequoia Tree: General Sherman in Sequoia National Park.
Seminary Attracts European-educated Students (see page 13.) General Serman (See "About the Cover," page 5.)

02 Light and Life by General Superintendent Young

03 The Churches Are Closed! by E. E. Galbraith

04 Miracle Music by Briggs Brown

05 What About Worship? by C. Neil Strait

07 Should We Fight Pain? by Ross E. Price

08 Two-Car and One-Service-a-Week Nazarenes by Michael Hutchens

09 Christian Commitment by Tom Wilson

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Toward Abundant Living: The Luxury No Family Can Afford by Leslie Parrott

13 The Church At Work

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Herald of Holiness - January 6, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Milo L. Arnold
L. Lee Gaines
Jack M. Scharn
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Michael Hutchens
George Decker
Iris Cathell
Katherine Bevis
P. J. Smith
Elden Rawlings
Leo C. Davis
Roland Stanford
William J. Nichols
Ovella Satre Shafer
Gloria Willingham
A young girl looking at a picture.
"In the Power of the Spirit"/ Official Organ of the Church of the Nazarene/ Nazarene Theological Seminary See Page 14/ "He is happiest, be he king or peasant who finds peace in his home." --Goethe/ For the Whole Family Eight Extra Pages

02 Soul Disturbers by General Superintendent Powers

03 Photographs or Paintings? by Milo L. Arnold

04 A Striking Contrast by L. Lee Gaines

04 A Useful Man by Jack M. Scharn

05 Christianity’s Social Concern in America by J. Grant Swank

06 Remember When? By Michael Hutchens

07 Saved by His Grace by George Decker

08 The Christian Home … and its Survival by Iris Cathell

09 God’s Footprints by Katherine Bevis

10 An Experience or a Person by P. J. Smith

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Herald of Holiness - July 12, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
John M. Drescher
Richard E. Howard
Randal Earl Denny
Fred MacMillan
Mary H. Augsbury
A. Eugene Hudgens
Jack M. Scharn
Gloria Willingham
Neil B. Wiseman
A. Elwood Sanner
Two young children having a tea party.

02 Can You Take a Dare? By General Superintendent Young

03 Like Parents--Like Children By John M. Dresche

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Herald of Holiness - July 20, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Milo L. Arnold
F. W. Davis
Harold E. Platter
Joseph Kanzlemar
A. A. E. Berg
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Leslie Parrott
Gloria Willingham
Samuel Young
A picture of a metal statue of 6 birds in flight.
Photo ID: Swallows in Solid State an installation at Lloyd Center Portland, Oregon (See "About the Cover," page 4.) No, Never Alone (See page 8.) For Wings and Wheels (See page 3.)

02 Worship by General Superintendent Lewis

03 For Wings and Wheels by Milo L. Arnold

04 Bless Me, Lord! by F. W. Davis

05 Hyphenated Christians by Harold E. Platter

06 Let’s Pray God Back to Life by Joseph Kanzlemar

07 Our Children and Religion by A. A. E. Berg

08 No, Never Alone by Charles F. Shaver, Jr.

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Pro & Con: Letter to the Editor

13 Toward Abundant Living: The Pastor and His Wife as Counselors by Leslie Parrott

14 A Story-Note by Gloria

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