Raymond C. Kratzer

Raymond C. Kratzer was a Nazarene elder and former district superintendent who resided in Yakima, Washington, in the 1980s.

From Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1988.

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Valerie M. Thompson
Ivan Beals
Gordon Chilvers
Morris Chalfant
Glenn V. Propst
Hardy J. Powers
Jean Hogan Dudley
Fred Wenger
G. Franklin Allee
Raymond C. Kratzer
Jerry McCant
Byron H. Maybury
Robin Justice
John A. Wright
Audrey Williamson
Irmgard L. Williams
An empty cross against a sunset.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Resurrection Power, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 God Can Make It Happen, Valerie M. Thompson
4 Letters
5 “Wonderful Words of Life”, Ivan A. Beals
6 Easter Changes Lives, Gordon Chilvers
8 Resurrection Includes All, Morris Chalfant
9 The Cross (Poem), Glenn V. Propst
10 A Personal Touch, Hardy J. Powers
10 Rooted in God (Poem), Jean Hogan Dudley
11 The Funeral, Fred Wenger
12 Hope Was Gone, But God Was There!, G. Franklin Allee
13 He Was There All the Time, Raymond C. Kratzer

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Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Frank W. Morley
Irmgard L. Williams
E. Ruth Glover
James R. Stagg
Raymond C. Kratzer
James Lee West
Gail Palmer Harris
Rene' Escalante
Gwen Rice Clark
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Joyce Roner
Ross Hayslip
Donnie Saxe
Kenneth L. Dodge
M. V. Scutt
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Al Truesdale
George Lyons
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Daniel Hays
Three white daffodils behind clear textured glass.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Resurrection and Revival, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 The Normal Christian Life, Frank W. Morley
4 Letters
5 Dollars that Made a Difference, Irmgard L. Williams
5 Eyes to See, Ears to Hear (a Poem), Ruth Glover
6 A New Home Mission Frontier, James R. Staggs
7 The Significance of the Insignificant, Raymond C. Kratzer
8 A Job Well Done, James Lee West
9 He Will Come Again (a Poem), Gail Palmer Harris
9 Chaplains and Changed Lives, René Escalante

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Herald of Holiness - April 22, 1959

Stephen S. White
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Granville S. Rogers
Albert F. Harper
George Brannon
Claude E. Pittenger
Pauline E. Spray
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Dorothy Wilson
Vera Clay
Raymond C. Kratzer
Justa Lee Allen
Dallas Baggett
Don Coonrod
First page of the Herald.

01 The Greatest of All by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 The Wake of Christian Perfection by Granville S. Rogers

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Herald of Holiness - August 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Raymond C. Kratzer
Harold L. Bowlby
Marilyn Black Phemister
Herbert McGonigle
Connie Unknown
Bryan Stone
Tom Cook
Dave Kruetzweiser
Lorene Myers
Jane Brewington
Jerry McCant
Susanna Roma
J. Kenneth Grider
J. Weldon, Jr. McClung
Nina Beegle
Tina M. Hunt
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Leslie Wooten
A man and a boy in a canoe highlighted by a yellow sun ray on a blue-tinged lake.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Sanctifying Power, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 90,000 Pounds of Blubber, Raymond C. Kratzer
4 Letters
5 A Tentative Witness, Harold L. Bowlby
5 Incoming Tide (a Poem), Marilyn Black Phemister
6 John Brash – Exemplar of Holiness, Herbert McGonigle
7 Testing Ground (a Poem), Connie
8 In the World but not of It, Bryan Stone
9 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Thomas E. Cook
10 Pseudochristians, Dave Kreutzweiser
11 Forgiveness (a Poem), Lorene Myers
11 Language Barriers, Jane Brewington

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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

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1982

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Benjamin Conte
M.B. Taylor
Board of General Superintendents
Thomas G. Nees
Peter A. Heilemann
Ivan Beals
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Raymond C. Kratzer
J. Melton Thomas
Glenn V. Propst
Nina Beegle
Thelma Gomer
Ruby Hughes
C. Neil Strait
Boyd C. Hancock
Janet Parker
J. Kenneth Grider
Carl Selfridge
B. Edgar Johnson
Many hands surrounding and reaching toward the Bible.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 "The Neglected Quarters", General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Gate To New Life, Benjamin Conte
3 A Cup of Water (a poem), M. B. Taylor
4 Letters
5 Proclamation, Board of General Superintendents
6 Hope for the City, Tom Nees
7 Imperishable Seed, Peter A. Heilemann
8 Listen To God's Word - and Live!, Ivan A. Beals
9 The Living Word (a poem), Pearl Burnside McKinney
9 Void of Offence, Raymond C. Kratzer
10 My Mother's Old Bible, J. Melton Thomas

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Michael B. Ross
G. Weatherley
William A. Tolbert
Carol Gritton
C. Neil Strait
Harold I. Smith
Lyndell Leatherman
Morris Chalfant
Jim Spruce
George Eplin
John W. May
Wanda Milner Winburn
Lola M. Williams
Lina Stedman
Raymond C. Kratzer
John R. Weatherill
Winston J. Hatcliff
Paul M. Miller
A nativity scene of Joseph, Mary, and Jesus in a manger.

2 THE WONDER OF CHRISTMAS by Orville W. Jenkins
3 A SIGN OF CHRISTMAS by Michael B. Ross
4 ARE YOU READY FOR CHRISTMAS? by G. Weatherley
6 A STAR SHINES IN THE DARKNESS by William A. Tolbert
7 CHRISTMAS PRAYER by Carol Wight Gritton
7 HE DID NOT BELIEVE ENOUGH by C. Neil Strait
8 “WHAT HAPPENED TO THE LOOT, DAD?” by Harold Ivan Smith
9 A MUSICIAN’S PRAYER by Lyndell Leatherman
10 WHEN GOD PUT HIS KNEES IN LIFE'S MUD by Morris Chalfant
11 THE IRON KILLER by Jim Spruce
12 WATERFALL by George Eplin

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1984

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Wally Johnston
Geraldine Nicholas
G. Roger Schoenhals
John W. May
Doyle C. Smith
James Blaine Chapman
Lola M. Williams
Ted Hambrick
John F. Hay
Ross Hayslip
Charlotte Carpenter
Linda Burba
Raymond C. Kratzer
Stan Meek
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Rose Smith
Steve Cooley
A Caucasian boy and an African-American boy smile with their arms around each other.
Brotherhood Sunday February 19, 1984/ Photo I D.: (I. to r.) Danny Cantwell and Shawn Rogers

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 So, Who’s Perfect?, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Avoid the World’s Squeeze, Wally Johnston
3 Your Child (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
4 Letters
5 Nine Lies, G. Roger Schoenhals
6 Holiness Is Happiness, John W. May
7 Thank God for the Blackbirds!, Doyle C. Smith
8 Inescapable Alternatives, James B. Chapman
9 Nazarene Roots: Haldor Lillenas, Steve Cooley
10 When God Nudges, Lola M. Williams
11 Brain Tumor Couldn’t Defeat Him, Ted R. Hambrick

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Morris Chalfant
J. Wilmer Lambert
E. Ruth Glover
John W. May
Neil Hightower
Beverly Burgess
Eugene M. McElyea
Marilyn Black Phemister
Aleta Harris
Raymond C. Kratzer
Nina Beegle
Bud Reedy
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Sheryl Tedder
A triptych stained glass window.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Inspired (and Inspiring) Scriptures, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 God Really Cares, Morris Chalfant
4 Letters
5 The Altar was Crowded, J. Wilmer Lambert
5 Artesian Well, E. Ruth Glover
6 Keep in Step with the Spirit, John W. May
7 “Let the Cat out of the Bag”, Neil E. Hightower
8 Did you Vote “No”? Why?, Anonymous
9 “Because you Gave…”, Beverly Burgess
10 Ending Abortion Legally, Eugene M. McElyea
11 Needle Points, Marilyn Black Phemister

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Herald of Holiness - January 12, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Don Coonrod
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
Raymond C. Kratzer
Hal M. von Stein
C.T. Corbett
Richard A. Bollinger
Ralph Earle
George Coulter and B. Edgar Johnson meet together.
Paul Harvey Dedicates Youth Center (See story page 15.) Forty-third General Board Session Convenes Next Week. (See story page 12.)

02 “Till the Whole Was Leavened” by General Superintendent Coulter 03 The Highest Calling by Don Coonrod 04 Thy Glories by Tressa C. Hansen 05 “Jesus, Push!” by Raymond C. Kratzer 06 The Carrot and the Donkey by H. M. Von Stein 07 Somebody Special by C. T. Corbett 08 A Christian View Of Sex by Richard A. Bollinger 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 The Church at Work 18 Late News 18 News of the Religious World 19 Key Words by Ralph Earle 19 The Answer Corner by W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1981

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Stephen W. Nease
Al Truesdale
J. Kenneth Grider
C. Neil Strait
Oscar F. Reed
Neil Hightower
Jim Spruce
Richard S. Taylor
Robert E. Maner
Luther S. Watson
Wally Johnston
Unzell Simmons East
J. V. Wilbanks
Gary Allen Henecke
Raymond C. Kratzer
Keith A. Pagan
Paul D. Buchanan
The silhouette of a bell against a yellow and blue sunrise.
Nazarene Theological Seminary Sunday January 25, 1981

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Warning!, General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
3 "Scholarship...Permeated by the Divine Presence", Stephen W. Nease
4 Letters
5 The Other Fall from Grace, Al Truesdale
6 We're Celebrating Holiness (a poem), J. Kenneth Grider
7 The Law of Reserved Right, C. Neil Strait
8 How to Survive A Sermon - And Like It!, Oscar F. Reed
9 From the H. F. Reynolds' Papers
10 The Inward Culture of the Soul, Neil E. Hightower
11 Losing the Luster, Jim Spruce

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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 - July 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Raymond C. Kratzer
L. Wesley Johnson
Dean Wessels
Ross Hayslip
Roy Austin
Geraldine Nicholas
Helen Frank
Virginia M. Baty
Anonymous
Ivan Beals
Kenneth Vogt
Lauren I. Seaman
Neil Hightower
Nelson Perdue
Jerry Hull
Vernon L. Wilcox
A setting sun over sailboard anchored in a lake.
Photo ID: West Bay, Osterville, Massachusetts "He bringeth them unto their desired haven." (Psalm 107:30)

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 God and Time Heal Well, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 The Exceeding Abundant, Raymond C. Kratzer
4 Letters
5 Making Retirement Meaningful, L. Wesley Johnson
6 Pensions – A Review of Sixty-Four Years, Dean Wessels
7 A Time to Keep Silence, Ross W. Hayslip
8 Only to Serve, Roy Austin
9 The Challenge (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
9 “Greg Go with Grandpa”, Helen Frank
10 Our Son Came Home, Virginia M. Baty
11 Points to Ponder, Anonymous
12 Get Out Your Wings, Ivan A. Beals

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Herald of Holiness - July 13, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Donn Littlefield
F. W. Davis
Ronald C. Calhoun
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Raymond C. Kratzer
David G. Grosse
Earl C. Wolf
Elden Rawlings
A red-tinted photo of a rose bloom.
Message for the North Woods; Are Sweepstakes Really Sweeping? (See page 12.)

02 An Investment—Not An Expense by General Superintendent Benner 03 Message for the North Woods by Donn Littlefield 04 God: Our Only Security by F. W. Davis 05 Life in Christ Now by Ronald C. Calhoun 06 Slowly I Grow by Ruth Vaughn 08 Fear of Contamination by Raymond C. Kratzer 09 A Burning Issue… by David G. Grosse 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 Are Sweepstakes Really Sweeping? By Earl Wolf and Elden Rawlings 14 Pro & Con: Letter to the Editor 14 The Book Corner 15 News of the Religious World 16 News of Revivals 18 Church Supports "Pioneer" Cause

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1982

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
C. Neil Strait
William Goodman
Jerry McCant
Reeford L. Chaney
David K. Kline
Steve Cooley
Terry Michaelson
Marcus J. Clements
Ivan Beals
Michael Courtney
Arthur Townsend
Sheryl Foy
Mabel P. Adamson
Leslie Wooten
Raymond C. Kratzer
James W. Steele
The view of a village along a river valley.
"I will set pines in the wasteland... so that people may see and know... that the hand of the Lord has done this..." (Isaiah 11:19-20, NIV)

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Holiness and Holocaust, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 An Encouragement Revolution, C. Neil Strait
4 Letters
5 Doing Nothing Can Be Wicked, William Goodman
6 The Problem of Good and Evil, Jerry W. McCant
7 Through Refining Fire (a poem), Reeford Lowell Chaney
8 Holiness and the Revealed Character of God, David K. Kline
9 Nazarene Roots: At a Texas Camp Meeting (1880), Steve Cooley
10 My Most Unforgettable Character, Terry Michaelson
11 Times of Refreshing, Marcus J. Clements

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Herald of Holiness - July 27, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
John A. Wright
Marian L. Knorr
Ed Irwin
George Beverly Shea
David L. Fletcher
Raymond C. Kratzer
E. W. Martin
Floyd W. Hawkins
A red-orange-tinted photo of a sunset over the ocean off the coast of El Salvador.
Photo ID: El Salvador Sunset (See "About the Cover," page 4.) The Image of the Church (See page 3.) They Gave Me the Melody by George Beverly Shea (See page 6.)

02 The God Who Answers by General Superintendent Williamson

03 The Image of the Church by John A. Wright

04 “I Thank Thee, Lord!” by Marian L. Knorr

04 A New Day for the Old Faith by Ed Irwin

06 They Gave Me the Melody by George Beverly Shea

08 Live For Today by David L. Fletcher

09 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 The Best View by Raymond C. Kratzer

12 The Book Corner

13 Hanners Urges Mail On Alcohol Measures

13 London Crusade Closes with Massive Demonstration

13 Maine Sunday School Enrollment Grows

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
J. Michael Curry
Stephen M. Miller
Sam Stearman
Betty Howard
Wes Allard
Stan Meek
Terrell Earnest
Joyce Hughes
Ann Womack Lundberg
Jaime Kratz
Ray Hendrix
Raymond C. Kratzer
Gerard Reed
John A. Knight
Stan Ingersol
A. Brent Cobb
Mack Armstrong
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Elna Rogers Worts
A young boy standing on a fence rail by his father who is pointing to something exciting off frame.
A Father's Reflections on a Miscarriage/ When Father Punished Me/ Still Healed/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 “For This Child I Prayed...”, J. Michael Curry
5 When Father Punished Me, Mary E. Latham
6 A Father’s Reflections on a Miscarriage, Stephen M. Miller
7 A Christian Father, Sam Stearman
8 My Caravan Journey of Obedience, Betty Howard
9 Laid Off, Wes Allard
10 The River of God Runs Full, Stan Meek
12 Give an Offering from What You Have, Terrell Earnest
14 Still Healed, Joyce Hughes
15 Beauty for Ashes, Ann Womack Lundberg
16 The High Price of Building Tall, Jaime Kratz, Sr.

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Herald of Holiness - June 22, 1960

Stephen S. White
John A. Monroe
Walter E. Isenhour
Enola Chamberlain
Grace V. Watkins
Hilda B. Morrill
K. Boyle
George Vogt
Paul R. Martin
Verna Lea Turner
Charsten Christensen
Raymond C. Kratzer
M.F. Baker Adams
First page of the Herald.

03 Have You Received Him? By John A. Monroe

03 It Is Blessed to Be Godly! By Walter E. Isenhour

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Herald of Holiness - June 8, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Raymond C. Kratzer
Hal M. von Stein
David J. Tarrant
C. William Ellwanger
Leslie Parrott
Phineas F. Bresee
Jean Leathers Phillips
Stanley N. Whitcanak
Doris Brown
Ralph Earle
A large grain elevator.
Sources and Resources (See page 6.) "Walking Is a Big Deal," Kathryn Blackburn Peck (See page 3.)

02 Pentecost Is Personal by General Superintendent Williamson 03 Waling Is a Big Deal! by Kathryn Blackburn Peck 04 An Inner Shrine by Ruth Vaughn 05 Holiness And Infirmities by Raymond C. Kratzer 06 Source and Resources by Hal M. von Stein 08 They’re Dying Out There! by David J. Tarrant 09 When Bystanders Become Participators by C. William Ellwanger 10 Toward Abundant Living: When Are Christians Sanctified? by Leslie Parrott 10 …In the Spirit of Our Pioneers by Phineas F. Bresee 11 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1981

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Ross Hayslip
Charles Hastings Smith
G. Weatherley
Mary E. Latham
Clessen K. Scoles
Janis Lafferty
Lola M. Williams
Arthur J. Stott
Margie Snodgrass Neeley
Paul T. Culbertson
C. Dale German
Raymond C. Kratzer
Marjorie Lenore Compfort
Harold I. Smith
Milton S. Agnew
Sharon Bushey
Joyce Henning
Two children giving their mother a white flower.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 In the Power of the Holy Spirit, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
3 The Heart of the Family, Ross W. Hayslip
4 Letters
5 Today I Wear a White Carnation, Charles Hastings Smith
6 Daily Work Is Christian Service, G. Weatherley
8 Mother's Blue Apron, Mary E. Latham
9 Someone's Mother (a poem), Clessen K. Scoles
9 Mother Lived Positively, Janis Lafferty
10 Keep the Closets Clean, Lola M. Williams
11 Christ and the Law, Arthur G. Stott
12 Our Mother, the Queen, Margie Snodgrass Neeley

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