R. Franklin Cook

R. Franklin Cook served the Church of the Nazarene in the World Missions department from working as an aide to E.S. Phillips to directing the Eurasia Region. He also was editor of World Mission magazine and Herald of Holiness as it transition to Holiness Today.

Works by this author

Language: English

Eurasia: Bountiful Blessings

R. Franklin Cook
Gustavo Crocker
Jerald Johnson
T. W. Schofield
Eurasia: Bountiful Blessings

A compilation of the personal experiences of key leaders who have invested their lives in Eurasia and who were willing to chronicle their time as pioneers on this region.

English
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Book

Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Kenneth L. Dodge
Merril S. William
A. Brent Cobb
Raymond C. Kratzer
Virginia A. Copling
Thomas Comeans
R. Franklin Cook
Warren A. Rogers
Kenneth Vogt
Jerry McCant
Artie Whitworth
Almond E. Brown
G. Frederick Owen
B. Edgar Johnson
Mabel P. Adamson
Joyce McWhorter
A white and brick clock tower with a tree and pink flowering bush in the foreground.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Two Works of Grace, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 Almost Saved Is Still Lost, Kenneth L. Dodge
4 A Perfect Fit, Merrill S. Williams
6 Missionary Means You, A. Brent Cobb
8 Unconscious Influence, Raymond C. Kratzer
9 Quiet Corners of the Mind, Virginia Copling
9 A Daily Psalm, Thomas Comeans
10 Baltimore - A Star-Spangled City, R. Franklin Cook
11 From Sharecropper to Goodwill Ambassador, Warren A. Rogers with Kenneth Vogt
12 The Revelation of Jesus Christ, Jerry M. McCant

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - August 24, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
G. Franklin Allee
Dorothy S. Hampton
Torval W. Nilsen
James H. Jackson
C. Neil Strait
R. Franklin Cook
A man and a woman listen to a lecture in their missionary training.
Photo ID: Norlyn and Bobbie Brough; The Holy Spirit and Traffic Safety (See page 6.) Missionaries Go to School (See "About the Cover," page 4; and pages 12 and 13.)

02 The Divine Equation by General Superintendent Benner

03 To Fly Again by G. Franklin Allee

04 His Healing Hand by Dorothy S. Hampton

06 The Holy Spirit and Traffic Safety by Torval W. Nilsen

08 “Pastor, Please Don’t Call on Me to Pray!” by James H. Jackson

09 The Joy of Needfulness by C. Neil Strait

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Missionaries Go Back to School by Franklin Cook

14 Archives Become Refuge For Historical Material

15 The Book Corner

16 If It’s Mrs. Shortreed, It Must Be Thursday

English
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Complete magazine

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
E. 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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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Merril Bennett
William David Gebby
Robert W. Graves
Geraldine Nicholas
Lola M. Williams
R. Franklin Cook
Jane S. Meyer
Steve Cooley
Jerry McCant
Gary Libman
Ross Hayslip
Anonymous
Vivian Stewart
Ralph A. Mickel
Linda K. Mowery
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
James H. Mullins
A tree top view of stone buildings and a tower with red clay tile roofs.
Rothenberg, Germany

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Joy Is Contagious, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 A Local Church’s Ethnic Ministry, Merril Bennett
3 This Cup is the New Testament in my Blood, Which is Shed for you – Luke 22 (a Poem), William David Gebby
4 Letters
5 It Happened Sunday Night!, Robert W. Graves
5 Sequence (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
6 Give Us Good Forgetters, Lola M. Williams
7 “Because You Gave…”, R. Franklin Cook
8 Blessed Assurance, Jane S. Meyer
9 Nazarene Roots: Uncle Bud’s “Flash Lights”, Steve Cooley

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1984

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Paul D. Rothwell
Doug Martin
Ray Hawkins
Allen A. Bennett
William Goodman
C. B. Jernigan
Steve Cooley
Phillip Bedwell
Ronald E. Corbin
Ray Hendrix
Charsten Christensen
G. Roger Schoenhals
Steve Rodeheaver
Jerry McCant
R. Franklin Cook
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
M. D. Cline
A father reading the Bible to his son on a creek bank.
Father's Day - June 17

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Disturbing Statement, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 I Never Stick My Neck Out for Anybody, Paul D. Rothwell
4 Letters
5 Dad, I Should Have Loved You Out Loud, Doug Martin
6 Go Home With Me, Ray Hawkins
7 A Father’s Prayer for Purity (a Poem), Allen A. Bennett
7 Organ Donation-A Compassionate Ministry, William Goodman
8 A Life of Victory, C. B. Jernigan
9 Nazarene Roots: A Call to the Highways and Hedges, Steve Cooley
10 A Tribute to My Father, Phillip Bedwell

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1981

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Roy Austin
R. Franklin Cook
Harris Jamison
William L. Poteet
Nancy Scharler
D. W. Hildie
Venita Hancock
William Goodman
G. Weatherley
Lola M. Williams
Peter W. Gentry
Fletcher Galloway
C. Neil Strait
Al Vescera
Wally Johnston
Trees and brush covered in frost shining in the morning sun.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 God's Indwelling Spirit, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 Facing the Energy Crisis in the Church, Roy Austin
4 Letters
5 Nazarene, What Do You See Over Your Back Fence?, R. Franklin Cook
7 Are We Singing Our Faith?, Harris Jamison
8 I Believe, William L. Poteet
9 Our Lord's Sustaining Power, Nancy L. Scharler
10 A Desolate House, D. W. Hildie
11 A Family Won, Venita Hancock
11 The Pharisee and the Publican (a poem), Anne Walker
12 Something about Pornography, William Goodman

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1982

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Merril S. William
James L. Mathews
Michael Christensen
R. Franklin Cook
Alice Hansche Mortenson
David Wilson
William Goodman
Stan Meek
Ross Hayslip
Robert Olsheske
George Allan Turner
Garth Hyde
Lawrence Walker
Frances B. Erickson
Mary Kerstetter
A red suspension bridge over the San Francisco Bay against a bright blue sky.
See page 6--"Golden Gate Community: An Urban Mission"

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 It's Time to Let Our Voices be Heard, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 The Local Church, Merrill S. Williams
4 Letters
5 The Impossible Sum, James L. Mathews
6 Golden Gate Community: An Urban Mission, Michael J. Christensen
8 The Street was Empty, R. Franklin Cook
9 Contrary Winds - Safe Landing (a poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Preparing Church-Type Mission Laborers, David Wilson
11 Graffiti, William Goodman
12 Sanctified by Cheap Grace, Stan Meek
13 Pew-Fodder?, Ross W. Hayslip

English
Type: 
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
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - October 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Marvin R. Zahniser
Ruth A. Cameron
Luther S. Watson
Cecil Van Hoose
Randall E. Davey
R. Franklin Cook
Aleta Harris
Mabel P. Adamson
Elmer Schmelzenbach
Leslie Parrott
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Michael B. Ross
Morris Chalfant
John B. Bryan
Margie Erbe
Kenneth Vogt
Helen Stroud
A fall scene of water, trees turning from green to red, orange, and yellow, and a mountain rising in the background.
"O Lord my God... thou art clothed with honour and majesty." (Psalm 104: 1) Photo ID: Mount Chocorua, Chocorua, New Hampshire

2 IMPORTANT WORDS by V. H. Lewis
3 WHERE IS THE CROSS? by Marvin R. Zahniser
4 EIN’ FESTE BURG: “A MIGHTY FORTRESS” by Ruth A. Cameron
6 PASTORS CRY TOO! by Luther S. Watson
7 THE STILL SMALL VOICE by Cecil Van Hoose
8 MISSIONARY TO TOLEDO by Randall E. Davey
9 CAN ANY GOOD THING COME OUT OF BUFFALO? by R. Franklin Cook
10 GOD’S FAVORITE WORD . . . COME! by Aleta Harris
11 WHO CARES? by Mabel P. Adamson
11 Book Brief: SONS OF AFRICA by Elmer Schmelzenbach to Leslie Parrott
12 THE BIBLE AND ABORTION by J. Grant Swank, Jr.

English
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Complete magazine

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
Type: 
Complete magazine
Language: Español

Tracy Sahib, Siervo de Cristo en la India

Tracy Olive G.
R. Franklin Cook
Tracy Sahib Cover

La historia de Leighton Tracy, misionero pionero en India, fue contada originalmente por su hija, Olive Tracy. Tracy Sahib, un siervo de Cristo en India, es un testimonio de la fidelidad de DIos hacia los llamados a ir a los confines de la tierra. Franklin Cook creció en India y comparte conocimientos profundos sobre el subcontinente, sus culturas y su gente.

Spanish
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Book
Language: Português

Tracy Sahib, Servo de Cristo na India

Tracy Olive G.
R. Franklin Cook
Tracy Sahib Cover

A história de Leighton Tracy, missionário pioneiro na Índia, contada pela sua filha Olive Tracy. Tracy Sahib, Um Servo de Cristo na Índia, é um testemunho da fidelidade de Deus aos que são chamados para ir aos confins da terra. Franklin Cook cresceu na Índia e compartilha as suas ideias sobre o subcontinente, suas culturas e pessoas.

Portuguese
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Book