Hardy C. Powers

Hardy C. Powers was general superintendent of the Church of the Nazarene from 1944-1968. He also served as pastor and superintedent for Iowa District. 

 

Information gathered from Hardy Powers. (2018). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hardy_Powers

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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 - 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
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 - August 28, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Herman L. G. Smith
E. E. Wordsworth
Ross E. Price
J. V. Wilbanks
R. E. Zollinhofer
W. M. Lynch
Milo L. Arnold
E. Wayne Stahl
A collage of work places: a field, a boatyard, a railyard, a construction site, an airplane hanger, and a mine.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; "Six days shalt thou labour" Exodus 20:9

02 How Old Are You? By General Superintendent Powers

03 Heed this Warning by Herman L. G. Smith

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Herald of Holiness - August 3, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Allen H. Young
James W. Tharp
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
William K. Shearer
Jean Leathers Phillips
Gerald E. Brooks
Leslie Parrott
Robert Foy
Two men look at a large Bible.
The Return of the King's English (See "About the Cover," page 4.) Are Tent Meetings Outdated? (See page 6.)

02 It Is Not Surprising by General Superintendent Powers

03 No Price Tag Too Great by Allen H. Young

04 A Bible Study in the Meaning of Holiness by James W. Tharp

05 Serenity by Pearl B. McKinney

06 Are Tent Meetings Outdated? by William K. Shearer

08 Prayer by Jean L. Phillips

09 The Miracle of Transformed Lives by Gerald E. Brooks

10A Where Do You Go From Here: Kingdom Service

11 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

13 Toward Abundant Living: Observations on Resentment by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - August 4, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Maynard James
Mary E. Latham
James MacLeod
William J. Nichols
Gerald C. Eddy
Ralph J. Ferrioli
Hardy C. Powers
Mary Roberts Lamont
A white-steepled church. Inset: a boy studying books.
Webster Groves Church of the Nazarene Missouri District; Parents and Homework See Page 6.

02 Wanted: A Man by General Superintendent Powers
03 The Pentecost of Romans by Maynard James
04 For Poor Visibility by Mary E. Latham
05 From Defeat to Victory by James Macleod
06 Parents and Homework by William J. Nichols
07 “He Carries a Burden” by Gerald C. Eddy
08 Lost a Religion but Found Christ by Ralph J. Ferrioli
09 The Bible and the Book by Hardy C. Powers
10 A Trip to Calvary by Mary Roberts Lamont
11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
12 The Church at Work
18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - August 4, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Maynard James
Mary E. Latham
James MacLeod
William J. Nichols
Gerald C. Eddy
Ralph J. Ferrioli
Hardy C. Powers
Mary Roberts Lamont
A white-steepled church. Inset: a boy studying books.
Webster Groves Church of the Nazarene Missouri District; Parents and Homework See Page 6.

02 Wanted: A Man by General Superintendent Powers
03 The Pentecost of Romans by Maynard James
04 For Poor Visibility by Mary E. Latham
05 From Defeat to Victory by James Macleod
06 Parents and Homework by William J. Nichols
07 “He Carries a Burden” by Gerald C. Eddy
08 Lost a Religion but Found Christ by Ralph J. Ferrioli
09 The Bible and the Book by Hardy C. Powers
10 A Trip to Calvary by Mary Roberts Lamont
11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
12 The Church at Work
18 Late News

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 8, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Brian L. Farmer
Earl E. Jr., Mosteller
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Paul R. Martin
Eliot Clayton
Ray Hance
Loy Jones
Berniece Ayers Hall
Jack M. Scharn
Flora E. Breck
A flock of sheep in Uruguay.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Uruguay San Pedro Estancia

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - August 9, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Wilmer A. Long
Delmar Stalter
Oscar Hudson
J. Rex Eaton
Milo L. Arnold
Clinton J. Bushey
Morris Chalfant
Lee Sorenson
Berniece Ayers Hall
W. Everett Henry
The entry way of Pasadena College lined with palm trees and manicured shrubs.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Pasadena College "Loyalty to Christ and the Bible"

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - December 19, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Lauriston J. Du Bois
Ed Bennett
Chris Blankenship
Harold William Reed
Clarence M. Parker
George D. Ferguson
E. E. Wordsworth
Colon Fogal
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Charles L. Childers
Berniece Ayers Hall
Edith Roberts
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
A stone building in the hilly fields around Bethlehem.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Bethlehem, Fields of the Shepherds.

General Articles

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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 10, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
J. Kenneth Grider
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Ovella Satre Shafer
Wayne E. Welton
Joyce Leth
Dallas D. Mucci
Hardy C. Powers
Cecyl Elizabeth Cupp
A beachy building with palm trees in front. Inset: An illustration of George Washington.
District Center Florida District The Church of the Nazarene

02 I am the Church by General Superintendent Young

03 The Lord’s Prayers by J. Kenneth Grider

04 Nazarene Theological Seminary by G. B. Williamson

05 Our First President: A Man of Faith and Prayer by Ovella S. Shafer

06 George Washington Told the Truth by Wayne Welton

07 Let Me Love by Joyce Leth

07 The Meaning of Love by Dallas D. Mucci

08 Education and the Church by Hardy C. Powers

09 “Take Time to be Holy” by Cecyl Elizabeth Cupp

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

14 The Church at Work

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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
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.

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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
Everrett 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

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 28, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Fletcher Galloway
Emmett E. Taylor
Kenneth H. Pearsall
J. Kenneth Grider
James H. Jackson
Vernon L. Wilcox
Gordon Wetmore
John T. Donnelly
B. V. Seals
Flora E. Breck
Berniece Ayers Hall
Christine White
A sailboat on the rocky coast of the Sea of Galilee.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Sea of Galilee, Israel

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 26, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Paul M. Miller
Raymond C. Kratzer
Bill Sharp
J. J. Steele
Frankie Roland
Milton E. Poole
Edward Thompson
Jack M. Scharn
Ralph Earle
A young man gazing off in front of large evergreen trees.
Youth Week, 1966: ...Among the Restless Ones (See page 3.)

02 Guidance and Goodness by General Superintendent Powers 03 The Restless Ones by Paul Miller 05 Where Readiness Counts Most by Raymond C. Kratzer 06 Fired Up-Or Fed Up? by Bill Sharp 06 Our Abilities to Choose by J. J. Steele 07 No Young People Were There by Frankie Roland 08 How Much Do I Care? by Milton E. Poole 09 Redemptive Fellowship: What Is It? by Edward Thompson 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 11 By Birth and Rebirth by Jack M.

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Herald of Holiness - January 3, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Flora E. Breck
Hugh C. Benner
Paul R. Martin
Fred Thomas
Milo L. Arnold
Delmar Stalter
Hardy C. Powers
David K. Kline
Lawrence B. Hicks
O. Joe Olson
A man running a printing machine.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; The Lord gave the word: great was the company of those that published it (Psalms 68:11).

General Articles

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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
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

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 8, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Harry F. Taplin
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Sadie Huffman Lowrey
Milton Harrington
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Tony Marshall Anderson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Frances B. Erickson
J. Paul Downey
J. Wallace Cantrell
Everrett S. Phillips
Three koala bears on a eucalyptus tree. Inset: a young girl with a dark brown bob haircut.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Australian Koala Bears See page 4; Don't Lie to Your Children See page 8.

02 Sounding Out the Word by General Superintendent Powers

03 What Drew Us Together? By Harry F. Taplin

04 Livingstone Lives by G. B. Williamson

05 Removing the Resistance of God by Milton Harrington

06 The House Built Upon a Rock by Charles F. Shaver Jr.

07 The Righteousness of the Righteous by T.M. Anderson

08 Don’t Lie to Your Children by Ruth Vaughn

08 With Thine Eyes by Frances B. Erickson

09 Maintaining the Experience of Salvation by J. Paul Downey

10 The Joy of Usefulness by J. Wallace Cantrell

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 17, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ernest E. Grosse
Michael Hutchens
Merrill G. Bassett
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Robert E. Maner
Morris Chalfant
Glen Harper
Lawrence W. Durkee
A path through laurel bushes and trees.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Laurel Smokey Mountains Tennessee and North Carolina.

02 God Has No Grandchildren by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Fallacy of Spiritual Automation by Ernest E. Grosse

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Herald of Holiness - July 29, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Clayton D. Bailey
Hoyt C. Cargal
Garth Hyde
Homer J. Adams
Joyce Leth
U. B. Godman
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Sylvan F. Starks
Ivan Beals
Fletcher Galloway
Jane Powers Phillips
Jack M. Scharn
Sheet music of 'Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee'; Inset: heavy chain links.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; The Strongest Link, See Page 6; Hymn of the Month August, 1964, 'Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee'

02 The Wise and the Babes by General Superintendent Powers

03 Our Neglected Necessity by Clayton D. Bailey

04 Holiness and God’s Moral Law by Hoyt C. Cargal

05 The Fullness of the Blessing by F. Garth Hyde

06 The Strongest Link by Homer J. Adams

06 Obedience by Joyce Leth

06 The Sin of Gashmu by U. B. Godman

07 It’s Easy! By Pearl B. McKinney

08 “Spoon-fed Christians” by Sylvan F. Starks

09 Pentecost means Power by Ivan A. Beals

10 “Fix it for me Daddy!” by Fletcher Galloway

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