John W. May

Works by this author

Language: English

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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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1988

Rob L. Staples
Keith Smith
Pauline Dunn
John W. May
Elinor Bjornstad
Robert D. Hambrick
Jerry McCant
Dan Boone
G. Roger Schoenhals
Wayne M. Warner
Orville Clark
Charsten Christensen
Eugene L. Stowe
Dorothy Tarrant
Nina Beegle
Ernie Gray
A causasian man sits on the floor holding his son, while a woman sits on the couch behind and a older girl tickles the boy's chi
Nazarene Family Week May 1-8/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 My Mother's Unusual Monument, Rob L. Staples
5 Mother Held Us True, Keith Smith
6 Grandma Prayed, Pauline Dunn
7 What Next?, John W. May
8 Little Things Do Count, Elinor Bjornstad
11 The Genesis of Tobacco, Robert D. Hambrick
12 Mom Is Here!, Jerry McCant
13 The Kingdom of God and the Local Church Mission Society, Dan Boone
14 Peter's Brother, G. Roger Schoenhals
15 Make God's Glory Your Goal, Wayne M. Warner

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1978

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Albert J. Lown
Terry L. Irish
Leita Twyeffort
Ben Benson
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Jerry Hull
James L. Dole
S. F. Hicke
Mabel P. Adamson
Morris Chalfant
C. Neil Strait
George W. Rice
Ross Hayslip
J. Kenneth Grider
Rachael Kreitzer
John W. May
Beverly J. Vincent
Baby's breath flowers in a blue oval.

2 THE ETERNAL FLAME by Orville W. Jenkins
3 REVIVAL’S RUSTY KEY by Albert J. Lown
4 MY PERSONAL PENTECOST by Terry L. Irish
5 GRACE AS A GULL by Leita Twyeffort
6 REVIVAL DID COME! by Ben Benson
7 FILL MY CUP by Alice Hansche Mortenson
8 ENOUGH IS ENOUGH (PART I) by Jerry D. Hull
9 PROSPERITY by James L. Dole
10 PENTECOST—EVANGELISM’S INVISIBLE IMPERATIVE by S. F. Hicke
11 INHERITANCE INCORRUPTIBLE by Mabel P. Adamson
12 “AND WHEN THEY HAD PRAYED . . .” by Morris Chalfant

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Ross Hayslip
Frances Simpson
Marcia Schwartz
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
John W. May
Albert J. Lown
Maggie Culver Fry
David Schooler
Kenneth Vogt
Randal Earl Denny
Mervel A. Lunn
Carlos H. Sparks
Frances B. Erickson
Gary F. Powell
Neil Wiseman
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Neil Hightower
Wesley Tracy
Ruth M. Cook
A sculpture of a dove hovering over a candle in a flame-shaped holder on a blue drape background.
Pentecost Sunday May 25

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Christian Pentecost, General Superintendent, Charles H. Strickland
3 The Authenticity of the Ascension, Ross W. Hayslip
4 I Will Not Leave You Comfortless: I Will Come to You, Frances Simpson
5 Light, Marcia Schwartz
6 Pentecost - The Reversal of Babel, Pearl Burnside McKinney
7 Sanctify Whom?, John W. May
8 The Secret of Pentecost, Albert J. Lown
9 His Voice Moved the Pillars, Maggie Culver Fry
10 "What Do We Do Now?", David L. Schooler
10 The Great Equalizer, Kenneth Vogt

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1981

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Robert E. Maner
Albert J. Lown
Miriam Hall
Linda Bagshaw
Don Ballard
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Richard A. Miller
Steve Cooley
Timothy L. Smith
Jayne Schooler
John W. May
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
R. Franklin Cook
Fred Wenger
Geraldine Nicholas
Fields of yellow, red, and white flowers in a wooded place.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 New Optimism for Growth, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 Turning Wine into Water, Robert E. Maner
4 Letters
5 A Holy "Character", Albert J. Lown
6 Seven Hours for a Scarf, Miriam Hall
8 Forgiveness (a poem), Linda Bagshaw
8 A Tribute to Colonel Harland Sanders, Don Ballard
9 The Honored Place (a poem), Chris Grauman
10 Chickens Don't Fly, Richard A. Miller
11 Nazarene Roots: In the Indian Territory, Steve Cooley
11 Nazarenes and the Wesleyan Mission, Timothy L. Smith

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1984

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Lawrence Walker
Albert J. Lown
Herbert McGonigle
Trish Jackson
George Sharpe
Steve Cooley
Harold B. Hoyt
Joyce L. Gaddy
Merril S. William
June Wetzel
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Bob Quanstrom
R. L. Grauman
John W. May
E. Ruth Glover
Richard S. Taylor
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Eva Finch
Lyle Pointer
A stained glass image of a white dove against a blue globe superimposed three times against a blue background.
Pentecost Sunday June 10

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 First Things First, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Keepers of the Flame or Guardians of the Ashes?, Lawrence Walker
4 Letters
5 The Christ I Confess, Albert J. Lown
6 A Manifesto for Revival, Herbert McGonigle
7 More of You (a Poem), Trish Jackson
8 Purity with Privilege, George Sharpe
9 Nazarene Roots: An Anniversary Sermon, Steve Cooley
10 Have We Missed the Mark?, Harold B. Hoyt
11 Creation’s Song (a Poem), Joyce L. Gaddy
12 The Need for Moral Surgery, Merrill S. Williams

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Bill Porter
Vivian Stewart
Ronald G. Young
Marie Daerr Boehringer
John W. May
Russell D. Bredholt
Benneth Dudney
Steve Cooley
Raymond W. Hurn
John Maxwell
Arthur Climenhaga
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Mario Zani
Judy Currey
E. Ruth Glover
Caroline Gilroy
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Ronald E. Corbin
Bonnie R. Benedix
Charles Seifert
The text of a prayer for Pentecost Sunday from the General Superintendents of the Church of the Nazarene
A Prayer from the General Superintendents for Pentecost.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Challenge of Prayer, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
3 Applicational Holiness: Anaheim 1985, Bill Porter
3 Shield Me (a Poem), Vivian Stewart
4 Letters
5 “Because You Gave…”, Ronald G. Young
5 Smile Power (a Poem), Marie Daerr Boehringer
6 Filled Means Complete, John W. May
7 Taking Things for Granted, Russell D. Bredholt
8 A Great Gathering – The General Assembly, Bennett Dudney
9 Nazarene Roots: The Legacy of Bishop C. P. Jones, Steve Cooley
10 Christ the Light, Ray Hurn

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Lee Ellingson
Raymond S. Nelson
Morris Chalfant
John W. May
Jan Frye
Ralph Earle
Stan Ingersol
Millard Reed
Nina Beegle
Rosemarie Brasch
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
J. Kenneth Grider
Beverly Burgess
Don Ballard
Red flowering bushes framing a hanging bell.
Photo ID: San Juan Capistrano Mission, California

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 “Be Filled With the Spirit”, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Living Daily in the Spirit of Love, Lee Ellingson
3 Seedtime (a Poem), Raymond S. Nelson
4 Letters
5 Do We Want A Pentecost?, Morris Chalfant
6 Come, Holy Spirit!, John W. May
7 “Because You Gave…”, Jan Frye
8 Entire Sanctification: The Will of God, Ralph Earle
9 Nazarene Roots: A Mother’s Faith on the Frontier, Stan Ingersol
10 Can Integrity Survive in a Cruel, Hard World?, Millard C. Reed

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1981

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Mary E. Latham
Mabel P. Adamson
Carol Gritton
Myron Tweed
D. W. Hildie
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Roy Austin
Hilda W. Moffitt
Catherine Ellingson
John W. May
Steve Cooley
Melvin Shrout
Gerald Green
Ray Leach
Paul Bassett
Betty Hamm
A fall display of a wagon wheel, pumpkin, gourds, corn and leaves.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Giving Thanks from the Heart, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Shoes for Thanksgiving, Mary E. Latham
4 Letters
5 Two Beautiful Words: "Thank You", Mabel P. Adamson
5 Thank You (a poem), Carol Wight Gritton
6 Thanksgiving at the Dinner Table, Myron L. Tweed
7 From Prison to Pulpit, D. W. Hildie
8 A Thankful Heart, Pearl Burnside McKinney
8 I'm Thankful (a poem), Pearl Burnside McKinney
9 Too Easy to Say Thanks, Ray Austin (corrected to Roy Austin)

English
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Herald of Holiness - October 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
John W. May
Bill M. Sullivan
Gordon Chilvers
Linda K. Mowery
Ann E. Gaines
Steve Cooley
M. H. Rozzell
Benneth Dudney
Herbert McGonigle
Geraldine Nicholas
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Verla A. Mooth
James D. Hamilton
Ernie Gray
The skyline of Chicago in the 1980s with Lake Michigan with many sailboats anchored.
Chicago Skyline; Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry/ Thrust to the Cities, Chicago '86

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Thanksgiving Tradition, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 Hazards to Holy Living, John W. May
4 Letters
5 Chicago, O Chicago, Bill M. Sullivan
6 His Prayer Is Always Effective, Gordon Chilvers
7 He Is Here! (a Poem), Linda Kay Mowery
8 Shocked At 62, Ann E. Gaines
9 Nazarene Roots: The Call of Susan Fitkin, Steve Cooley
10 How Soon Will Christ Return?, M. H. Rozzell
11 “Because You Gave…”, Publications International
12 Ablaze For God – “Good Mr. Grimshaw”, Herbert McGonigle

English
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Herald of Holiness - October 20, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
John W. May
Jack M. Scharn
Robert E. Fortner
Dean Dallas
Walter W. Smith
Thomas G. Nees
A blue-tinted photo of a midcentury-modern entryway of the Manned Spacecraft Center.
Nerve Center for Space Program: Houston District; "Get me out of this mess..." (See page 5)

02 Faith Ventures by General Superintendent Benner
03 “Show Me, And I Will Believe” by John W. May
04 Personal Power of Pentecost by Jack M. Scharn
05 Point of Despair by Robert E. Fortner
07 Reappraisal Urged of Ministers’ Housing by Dean Dallas
08 Too Little and Too Late! by Walter W. Smith
09 The Gospel in One Word by Tom Nees
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
11 The Church at Work
17 A Story-Note from Gloria
18 Late News
18 News of the Religious World
19 Pen Points

English
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Herald of Holiness - October 23, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Vernon L. Wilcox
L. J. Dauderman
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
David K. Kline
Samuel L. Dunn
Floyd Paul Dunn
Leslie Wooten
Lyle P. Flinner
Ivan Beals
Lois Brinkley
E. G. Benson
Henry M. Lunde
John W. May
Larry H. Lewis
J. Melton Thomas
Aarlie J. Hull
Edward F. Cox
A red barn reflected in still water in the fall.

02 Quotes from a Good Book by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 I've Been Clipping Coupons! by Vernon L. Wilcox
04 To The Faithful by L.J. Dauderman
04 Gardens by Kathryn Blackburn Peck
05 I'm Going to Be Lonely, Alone by David K. Kline
06 A Christian View of Vocation by Floyd Paul and Samuel L. Dunn
08 Christian, Climb Higher! by Leslie Wooten
09 Resources of Grace by Lyle P. Flinner
10 The Perseverance of a Pure Heart by Ivan A. Beals
11 "We Wanted To...We Love You!" by Lois Brinkley

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1982

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
John W. May
Orville Jenkins
Herbert McGonigle
Rodney E. Jackson
Sheila Hudson
Robert E. Maner
Jerry McCant
Jack Conn
Harold I. Smith
William Goodman
Merril S. William
Mabel P. Adamson
T. Crichton Mitchell
Evelyn Ballard
The Gateway to the West Arch against the lit up St. Louis skyline with reflection in a smooth Mississippi River.
Saint Louis Night Scene

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Acid Test of Spirituality, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Let the Church Be the Church, John W. May
4 Letters
5 Celebrating Holiness Youth Ministries, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
6 All He Wanted Was More Grace, Herbert McGonigle
7 A Layman Testifies, Rodney E. Jackson
8 You Can't Borrow Grace, Sheila Hudson
9 His Grace Is Still Amazing, Robert E. Maner
10 Loving God Means Loving One Another, Jerry W. McCant
12 In Defense of Quietness, Jack Conn

English
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Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1985

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Phillip M. Riley
Jerald Johnson
L. Guy Nees
Benneth Dudney
Tom Riley
Stanley Storey
Christian Sarmiento
A. Brent Cobb
Nelson G. Mink
John W. May
Reeford L. Chaney
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
William Goodman
Fran Page
Carole L. Spengler
An illustration of children representing places around the world with the text "Let them know"
Let Them Know: International Sunday School Year September 1985-October 1986

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Everybody Ought To Go To Sunday School, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 A Dream Come True, Phil Riley
4 Letters
5 “Dear Nazarenes”, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
6 Two Top Priorities, Bill M. Sullivan
6 The International Sunday School Year and World Mission, L. Guy Nees
7 Publications International and the International Sunday School Year, Bennett Dudney
8 Sunday School Literature as a Kingdom-Building Tool, Tom Riley
9 The Story Had To Be Told, Stanley P. Storey

English
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Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
D. Moody Gunter
E. Ruth Glover
Jorge de Barros
Finley Knowles
Elna Rogers Worts
Damien Cox
John W. May
Jane Brewington
Albert J. Lown
Anna Marie Lockard
Nina Beegle
Bud Reedy
Robert Ulrich
R. Franklin Cook
Steve Weber
Alpin P. Bowes
William Goodman
The steeple of a church silhouetted against a starry night sky.
Stewardship Month

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 It’s the Spirit That Counts, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 Giving Is Living, D. Moody Gunter
3 Let There Be Light, E. Ruth Glover
4 Letters
5 What Shall I Give?, Jorge Barros
6 Christians Helping Others – Stewardship or Lordship?, Finley Knowles
7 Bright Tomorrows (a Poem), Elna Rogers Worts
7 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Damien Cox
8 Steps to Sanctification, John W. May
9 A Foolish Risk, Jane Brewington
10 Mental Health, Albert J. Lown
11 Old but New, Anna Marie Lockard

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1988

William E. McCumber
B. Edgar Johnson
R. Guilford, Jr. Fitz
J. Melton Thomas
J. Ray Shadowens
John W. May
Barth Smith
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Angela McKee
Lillian George Barrows
Jayne Schooler
Alice Crane Behr
Jerald Johnson
Dorothy Tarrant
William Goodman
Lonnie B. Friend
Three hands touching a globe.
Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 God’s Managers, B. Edgar Johnson
5 The Destiny Syndrome, R. Guilford Fitz, Jr.
6 Holiness, The Adorning Grace, J. Melton Thomas
7 God’s Heart Surgery, J. Ray Shadowens
10 Up-Front Holiness Evangelism, John W. May
11 The Strength That Silence Brings, Barth Smith
12 Talking About Aids At Home, J. Grant Swank, Jr.
14 Shadowing Wings, Angela K. McKee
15 A Motorcycle Miracle, Lillian George Barrows
16 An Adoptee’s Birth Search, Jayne Schooler

POEMS
17 Almost Persuaded…, Alice Crane Behr

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Leonard S. Oliver
David Losey
George Privett
Lois Anne Williams
John W. May
Gerry Whetstone
James J. Siravo
John C. Bowling
Vivian Stewart
Jean Reedy
Jerry McCant
S. Oren Woodward
Kathleen D. Bailey
Audrey Williamson
Mary E. Latham
A river with snow on the mountains in the background and evergreen trees in the foreground.
Nazarene Bible College Offering--October 12

2 THE CHALLENGE OF THE HERE AND NOW by Jerald D. Johnson
3 THE ABCs OF NBC AND ITS CBS by L. S. Oliver
4 FINDING OUR WAY SPIRITUALLY by David R. Losey
6 HOW JESUS MENDS A BROKEN HEART by George W. Privett
7 NATURE’S LESSON by Lois Anne Williams
8 WHAT CAN THE RIGHTEOUS DO? by John W. May
9 MOVED BY COMPASSION by Gerry Whetstone
9 INTO AUTUMN by James J. Siravo
10 THE WITNESS OF THE SPIRIT by John C. Bowling
12 HOW TO WIN SOULS—TO OTHER CHURCHES by Vivian Stewart
13 AUTUMN SONG by Jean Reedy

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 15, 1981

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Leonard S. Oliver
Beth Atwood
John W. May
Myron Tweed
Herbert McGonigle
Leah Whitcanack Smith
Albert J. Lown
Frank Chase
Robert L. Smith
B. Edgar Johnson
Harrietta Turner
Steve Cooley
J. Kenneth Grider
Edna Moore Schultz
Morris Chalfant
John A. Wright
Bessie Robbins
A Bible next to a cross with a picture of Jesus hanging over it and a stained glass window of the Holy Spirit.
Nazarene Bible College Offering October 11

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Inerrant and Infallible Word of God, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 They Come to Go!, L. S. Oliver
4 Letters
5 The Power That Conquers, Beth Atwood
6 Sanctification is for Whosoever Will, John W. May
7 The Influence of Fine Arts, Myron L. Tweed
8 A Good Half-Guinea's Worth, Herbert McGonigle
9 Divine Symbols (a poem), Leah Whitcanack Smith
10 Two by Two, Albert J. Lown
11 No Place for a Sissy!, Frank Chase
12 Spiritual Ambivalence, Robert L. Smith

English
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Complete magazine
Language: Français

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - 1977 AVRIL

Samuel Young
George Smith
George Coulter
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Honorato Reza
Paul Orjala
John A. Knight
John W. May
 

CEUX QUI SONT APPELES NAZAREENS / Samuel Young / 3

LA RELIGION:EST-ELLE BONNE OU MAUVAISE? / George L. Smith / 4

LA RESURRECTION . . . LE COEUR DE NOTRE FOI / Georges Coulter / 5

NOS REGLES AFFIRMATIVES / Westlake T. Purkiser / 6

UN MESSAGE DE PUISSANCE / Honorato T. Reza / 7

French
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HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - 1978 MARS-AVRIL

V. H. Lewis
John W. May
Samuel Abundis
A. Rosa
Florentin Pauza
David Moreno
Marie Odette Pinheiro
Honorato Reza
Joel Lopez
Jose Pacheco
Ralph Earle
Mariano Gonzalez
Fritz Pierre

CHOIX ET DECISION / V. H. LEWIS / 3

L'AUTOROUTE DE LA SAINTETE / JOHN W. MAY / 4

JE SUIS LA RESURECTION ET LA VIE / SAMUEL ABUNDIS / 5

LA DEMEURE CELESTE / A. ROSA / 6

LE MINISTERE DES LAICS / FLORENTIN PAUZA / 7

ES-TU PRET? / DAVID MORENO / 8

French
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