Mervel A. Lunn

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Margaret S. Roberts
J. Melton Thomas
Mervel A. Lunn
George Privett
M. L. Campbell
Helen Temple
John W. May
Annie Stevens
J. Fred Parker
Fred Naumann
Ruth A. Cameron
James D. Hamilton
Albert J. Lown
Charles Hastings Smith
Clare St. John
Eleanor W. Cunningham
Aileen Miller
Kate Newmyer
Easter lilies with a globe under the shadow of the cross in the background.

02 He Is Alive! by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 That Ye Love One Another, As I Have Love You by Margaret S. Roberts
04 Thomas, The Absentee by J. Melton Thomas
05 Their Task And Mine by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
06 Does Jesus Mean Nothing Or Everything? By George W. Privett
07 Where Is Thy Sting? By M. L. Campbell
08 It’s A Matter of Life or Death—For Others
08 An Urgent Need by Helen Temple
10 The Superhighway of Holiness by John W. May
10 Lazarus by Annie Stevens

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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

English
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Herald of Holiness - August 1, 1985

William E. McCumber
Mervel A. Lunn
A. Brent Cobb
Gordon Chilvers
David Wiley Spalding
Herbert McGonigle
Vivian Stewart
Robert Ulrich
Evelyn Smith
Anonymous
Robert E. Maner
Fannie Steagal Brannon
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Albert L. Gamble
A still lake with green grass and mountains in the farther background.
"The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters." --Psalm 23:1-2

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Centrality of Perfection, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 “Yea” or “Ouch”? The Result of Special Offerings on the Standby – The Tithe, Mervel S. Lunn
4 Letters
5 The Mandate: Let Ethnic America Hear His Voice, A. Brent Cobb
8 God’s Promises Have Conditions, Gordon Chilvers
9 All Grace… All Times… All Needs, David Wiley Spalding
10 Remembering “The Shropshire Saint”, Herbert McGonigle
11 This Day is His Gift (a Poem), Vivian Stewart
12 “Thou Shalt Not Kill” – Thyself!, Robert Ulrich

English
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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1976

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Clare St. John
Jack M. Scharn
Mervel A. Lunn
Colleen Reece
Gladys M. Hunt
Ross Hayslip
Mel McCullough
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Gordon Chilvers
Earl C. Wolf
Alex Deasley
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Harold I. Smith
Ivan Beals
Aarlie J. Hull
Katherine Blair
Don Alexander
An arrangement of Bibles on a silver backdrop.

02 The Power And Value of Discrimination by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 The Face of The Clock by Clare St. John
03 Directions by Jack M. Scharn
04 Spiritual Maturity Through Reading by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
05 Seek Me Early by Colleen L. Reece
06 Honey For A Child's Heart by Gladys M. Hunt
07 One Hundred And Forty-Four Thousand by Ross W. Hayslip
08 God's Word For A New Age by Melvin McCullough
09 This Beautiful Book by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Sorrow Enriches Us Spiritually by Gordon Chilvers

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1981

William E. McCumber
Jan Evans
Sue Prentice
William M. Greathouse
Mark R. Moore
Homer Paschall
David J. Tarrant
John R. P. Barker
John W. May
Frances Simpson
Annie Stevens
G. Weatherley
Virginia M. Volk Thompson
Albert J. Lown
Charsten Christensen
Helen Temple
Mervel A. Lunn
Warren E. Foxworthy
George Privett
6 men, the Board of General Superintendents, in a formal portrait.
The Board of General Superintendents of the Church of the Nazarene. (Seated l. to r.) Dr. William M. Greathouse and Dr. Charles H. Strickland; (standing l. to r.) Dr. Eugene L. Stowe, Dr. Orville W. Jenkins, Dr. Jerald D. Johnson, and Dr. V. H. Lewis. Celebrating Christian Holiness.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 New Year's Prayer (a poem), Jan Evans
3 The After-Christmas Spirit, Sue Prentice
4 Letters
5 The Enrichment of Good Books, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
6 The Annual Meeting, Mark R. Moore
7 A Welcome to My New Pastor, Homer Paschall
8 Why Celebrate Christian Holiness?, David J. Tarrant
9 Eternal Treasure (a poem), John R. P. Barker
10 Paul's Prayer for the Church, John W. May
11 I Have Been There, Frances Simpson
11 Discipline (a poem), Annie Stevens

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1982

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Clare St. John
V. H. Lewis
Gordon Chilvers
Charsten Christensen
Morris Chalfant
Elmer W. Pannier
William L. Poteet
Linda Bagshaw
Richard B. Robinson
Mary Saracino
Crane Delbert Bennett
Stan Meek
James L. Garlow
Mervel A. Lunn
Marcia Olsen
Claudia M. Schultze
A white steepled church covered in snow in twilight.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Nazarene Publishing House - Alive and Well, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 The Halfway House Of Haran, Clare St. John
4 Letters
5 "The Year Of The Layman", General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
6 The Future Is Certain, Gordon Chilvers
7 I Fear Not The Future (a poem), Charsten Christensen
8 "It's Awful Dark In Our Alley", Morris Chalfant
9 Life Is Measured By Our Walk, Elmer W. Pannier
10 When a Brother Becomes a Bother, WIlliam L. Poteet

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Robert E. Maner
Bill M. Sullivan
Trish Jackson
Albert J. Lown
Bud Reedy
G. Stuart McWhirter
Richard H. Leffel
Ivan Beals
Forrest Nash
Lucille M. Law
Pauline E. Spray
Mabel P. Adamson
Walton Hall
Reeford L. Chaney
Audre Pitts
Mervel A. Lunn
Ruth Teasdale
Bessie Robbins
A golden sunrise.
Sunrise for Simultaneous Revivals See page 5--Celebration as Mission

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Celebration of Suffering, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 Changing the World We Live In, Robert E. Maner
4 Letters
5 Celebration as Mission, Bill M. Sullivan
5 A New Year’s Prayer (a Poem), Trish Jackson
6 Christmas Memories, Albert J. Lown
7 The Remainder (a Poem), Bud Reedy
8 Recognizing Revival, G. Stuart McWhirter
9 When God Says “You!”, Richard H. Leffel
10 God, Time, and Man, Ivan A. Beals
11 My Soul Is Not For Sale, Forrest W. Nash
12 We Have Seen Miracles, Lucille M. Law

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1984

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Mary E. Latham
Mervel A. Lunn
Gordon Chilvers
Geraldine Nicholas
Donna J. Woodring
Ivan Beals
William Goodman
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Herbert McGonigle
C. Neil Strait
Lois Brinkley
Trish Jackson
Raus Goodman, Jr.
Wilma Goodman
Stephen Manley
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
G. Roger Schoenhals
Julie Small
Norma Harrington
Book covers against an abstract painting of red and orange with a paint knife.
A lengthy note from Bud Lunn, Manager of the Nazarene Publishing House, in honor of NPH Sunday.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Nazarene Publishing House – Our Heritage, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 In the Desert, Mary E. Latham
4 Letters
5 75th Anniversary… and On, M. A. (Bud) Lunn
6 Certainties for the New Year, Gordon Chilvers
7 Expectancy (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
7 Rejected, Donna J. Woodring
8 Our Heritage Is Not Heredity, Ivan A. Beals
9 Opportunity for Prayer, William Goodman
9 Sunset Prayer (a Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Thank God for Epworth!, Herbert McGonigle

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Ross Hayslip
Alma Floyd
Jim Spruce
Mabel P. Adamson
J. Roy Fuller
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Norman O. Miller
Mary E. Latham
David Hudson
John Chilton
Gene Van Note
Robert Branson
James D. Hamilton
Jerry Hull
Sam Hill
Mervel A. Lunn
Fletcher Galloway
Bruce Wilson
Gale E. Millhuff
A overlook into a canyon with scrubby bushes and a bare tree.

02 The Promise of the Comforter by General Superintendent William Greathouse
03 The Church Joining People by Ross Hayslip
03 Grace To Do Without by Alma Floyd
04 The Scottsville Heritage by Jim Spruce
05 The Power of Faith by Mabel P. Adamson
06 Preaching the Gospel in Rome Also by Roy Fuller
07 Book Briefs: Moments To Go by J. Grant Swank, Jr.—Reviewed by Norman Miller
08 She Had Questions by Mary E. Latham
09 Unfailing Trust by David Hudson
10 Hiram F. Reynolds: Holiness Triumphant by John Chilton

English
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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

English
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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)

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Vernon L. Wilcox
Steven Pollard
J. V. Wilbanks
Jarrell W. Garsee
A. Eugene Hudgens
Mervel A. Lunn
Wanda Lang
Ivan Beals
Alex Deasley
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Morris Chalfant
Thomas W. Thomas
Albert J. Lown
C. Neil Strait
Paul R. Martin
Dorothy A. Stickell
Aarlie J. Hull
Gene E. Ahlstrom
An ice and snow covered waterway as the sun dips below a hilly horizon.
Photo ID: Kancamagus Highway

02 Let Us Pray by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Ananias and the Lord by Vernon L. Wilcox
04 What the World Needs Now by Steven Pollard
05 Two Horses, Two Girls, and God’s Word by James V. Wilbanks
06 Prescription for Guaranteed Guidance by Jarrell W. Garsee
07 Want to Know Something About Nazarenes? By A. Eugene Hudgens
08 Where There is No Vision by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
08 Trust Him by Wanda Lang
09 The Sanctity of the Home by Ivan A. Beals
10 Salvation from Sin in First John, Chapter One by A. R. G. Deasley

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Harold DeMott
Morris Chalfant
Frances Simpson
D. W. Hildie
James D. Hamilton
Carl N. Hall
Don Hughes
Frank G. Carver
George Privett
Mervel A. Lunn
Lyle Potter
Charles Hastings Smith
Ruth A. Cameron
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Theodore Esselstyn
Ronald M. Adams
Sheep grazing by some water with hills and evergreen trees in the background.

02 Concerning Prayer by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 The Axe Is Laid At the Root of the Tree by Harold DeMott
04 The Upsetting Sin by Morris Chalfant
05 The Invitation by Frances Simpson
06 The Lord Is My Sheepherder by D. W. Hildie
07 Making Memories by James Hamilton
08 A Decorating—Or A Working Model? By Carl N. Hall
09 Book Briefs: Peter, the Rock-Man by Frank G. Carver—Reviewed by Don Hughes
10 Jesus Draws Men by George Privett
11 “I Will Praise Thee…” by M. A. (Bud) Lunn

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1987

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
C. Neil Strait
Alton Hacker
Robert E. Maner
Mervel A. Lunn
Steven Doerr
David F. Nixon
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Nina Beegle
Mary K. Hughes
Roy Stults
Glen Lewis Van Dyne
Carole L. Spengler
Connie Unknown
A stained glass window of Jesus praying.
Thanks! See page 34.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Lenten Season and Revival, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 The Cost of Neglect, C. Neil Strait
3 Keep Me Tuned – A Prayer, Alton Hacker
4 Letters
5 The Dirty Dozen, Robert E. Maner
6 A Tribute to M. A. “Bud” Lunn, Board of General Superintendents
7 Tributes to “Bud”
9 Losing the Focus, Steven Doerr
10 Do Something with your Hands, David F. Nixon
11 O Kindle a Love, Alice Hansche Mortenson
11 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Nina E. Beegle
12 40 is just Beginning, Mary K. Hughes

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1978

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Elsie E. Buckmaster
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Mervel A. Lunn
David Shelby Corlett
Dallas Baggett
George Eplin
Shirley O. Fox
Evelyn Westlake
Laura Mae Douglass
Charles E. Baldwin
Wil M. Spaite
Janet Kee Obar
Charles Hastings Smith
Stanley N. Whitcanak
Thayer "Terry" Sawrie
A elderly woman reading her Bible.

2 SOME FORGOTTEN SCRIPTURES by V. H. Lewis
3 MY MOTHER’S PRAYERS—FROM DOGS TO DICTATORS by Elsie E. Buckmaster
4 PENTECOST PERSONALLY by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
5 Book Briefs: RETIREMENT IS WHAT YOU MAKE IT by D. Shelby Corlett; Reviewed by M. Lunn
6 PENTECOST: PURITY, POWER, PRAISE by Dallas Baggett
7 HER CALLOUSED HAND by George Eplin
8 GRANDMOTHER HOUNDED HEAVEN by Shirley Fox
9 “DESUS... DESUS” by Evelyn Westlake
10 BLESSED BEYOND MEASURE by Laura Mae Douglass
11 THE KINDNESS OF LOVE by Charles Baldwin

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 D. 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 - November 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
E. H. Edwards
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Mervel A. Lunn
Carlton Hansen
Gordon Chilvers
Melvin Shrout
Roy F. Quanstrom
Mark Hendrickson
Sandra Hendrickson
Wayne M. Warner
Merribeth Olson
John Chilton
James D. Hamilton
Robert Branson
Marcia Schwartz
Morris Chalfant
Dorothy Calitz
Ruth Leviner
Four images: the silhouette of a turkey, a statue of a pilgrim, praying hands and an arrangement of fall harvest.

02 Be Thankful Unto Him by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Thanks, Church of the Nazarene by E. H. Edwards
03 Let’s Give Thanks by Alice Hansche Mortenson
04 Feel Good by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
05 God Give Us Grateful Hearts by C. D. Hansen
06 Is Thanksgiving Always Possible? By Gordon Chilvers
07 Therapy or Caring—It’s The Thing We Can Do by Melvin Shrout
08 Your Heavenly Father Knoweth That Ye Have Need by Roy F. Quanstrom
09 Special Thanksgiving by Mark and Sandra Hendrickson
10 Remove the Shrines by Wayne M. Warner

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1978

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
J. V. Langford
Lola M. Williams
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
Gordon Chilvers
Mervel A. Lunn
E. B. Stewart
Jerry Hull
Harold L. Bowlby
Robert E. Maner
J. Kenneth Grider
B. Edgar Johnson
William S. Deal
Morris Chalfant
Elaine Wright Colvin
Cynthia Nesler Thomas
A vignette of a loaf of bread and Albrecht Durer's praying hands with a sheet music for a Prayer of Thanksgiving layer over.

2 THE THANKSGIVING HARVEST by Eugene L. Stowe
3 INGRATITUDE, A BESETTING SIN by J. V. Langford
4 THE ART OF GIVING TO OTHERS by Lola M. Williams
4 A THANKSGIVING DAY PRAYER by Tressa Terry
6 WE THANK GOD FOR HIS PROMISES by Gordon Chilvers
7 “KEEP IT HOLY” by M. A. "Bud" Lunn
8 TASTE-TESTED CHRISTIANS by H. Ray Dunning
9 BATTLEFIELD SURGERY by E. B. Stewart
10 BEING CHRISTIAN IN A SEX-OBSESSED SOCIETY by Jerry D. Hull
11 THE FINISHED WORK by Harold L. Bowlby
12 THE SIN OF SILENCE by Robert E. Maner

English
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Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1984

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
George, Jr. Gallup
Mervel A. Lunn
Bill M. Sullivan
Jon Johnston
Melvin Shrout
Paul Skiles
Win Arn
Charles Arn
L. Guy Nees
June Cole
Stephen Manley
Miriam Hall
Larry Leonard
Jim Spruce
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Peggy Worst Romanoski
A series of illustrations where one person is talking to another person is talking to another person.
People Reaching People

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 What the Church Is All About, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 Religion in American Life: An Update, George Gallup, Jr.
4 Letters
5 The Power of the Printed Page, M. A. “Bud” Lunn
6 The Year of Church Growth, Bill M. Sullivan
7 Book Review: The Smaller Church in a Super Church Era, Jon Johnston and Bill Sullivan, et al.; Reviewed by Mel Shrout
7 Membership and Sunday School Growth
7 274 New Churches
8 God Connects Us to Our World, Paul Skiles

English
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Complete magazine

Treasures In Heaven: The Abundant Life of Stewardship

Mervel A. Lunn

CONTENTS

 

A Week's Meditations On Stewardship
Poem: -- Life's Stewardship

1--You Are a Steward
2--Your Stewardship of Love
3--Your Stewardship of Time
4--Your Stewardship of Talent
5--Your Stewardship of Money
6--Weighed in the Balance

Endnotes
Bibliography

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