Ross Hayslip

Headshot of Ross Hayslip

Ross W. Hayslip was a pastor in the Church of the Nazarene serving congregations in Ohio, Missouri, California, and Arizona and on the district level. He was married to Harriette and father to James. 

Information gathered from Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1971 and "Ross W. Hayslip." (2016). Find A Grave. Retrieved from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/157828304/ross-w.-hayslip

Works by this author

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Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1985

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Frances Simpson
Joyce A. Chandler
Randy Bynum
Stan Meek
John W. May
Jerry McCant
Morris Chalfant
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Dan M. Turk
Geraldine Nicholas
A. Brent Cobb
Ross Hayslip
Verla A. Mooth
Gordon Chilvers
Hazel Lee
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Judy Street
A time lapsed photo of an eclipse with a church steeple silhouetted in the foreground.
"Light rises in the darkness for the upright; the Lord is gracious, merciful, and righteous." (Psalm 112:4, RSV)

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Church Is Mission, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 I Believe In Church Planting, Frances Simpson
3 Church Music (a Poem), Joyce A. Chandler
4 Letters
5 “Called” – A Good Enough Reason, Randy Bynum
6 Unrest in the Church: What’s Behind It, Stan Meek
7 I Remember the Time, John W. May
8 Guarded By Peace, Jerry W. McCant
10 What’s Right With It?, Morris Chalfant
11 Is Restitution Still Important?, J. Walter Hall, Jr.
12 Death of a Musketeer, Dan M. Turk

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Herald of Holiness - February 10, 1960

Stephen S. White
Norman R. Oke
Donald P. Brickley
Mendell Taylor
Berniece Ayers Hall
J. Crichton Mitchell
George J. Reed
Milo L. Arnold
F. W. Davis
Glen Jones
Ross Hayslip
Walter E. Isenhour
Carl Warren Jones
First page of the Herald.

01 The Blessing of a Good Birth by Norman R. Oke

03 The Faith of Washington and Lincoln by Donald P. Brickley

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Herald of Holiness - February 14, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Charles Strickland
Jack Wayne Furbee
Gaines Glass
C. Neil Strait
Katherine Bevis
John C. Oster
C. William Fisher
Ross Hayslip
Harold R. Crosser
James D. Hamilton
Fred M. Weatherford
Geraldine Nicholas
Stan Mooneyham
Aarlie J. Hull
Looking down the center aisle of a church.

02 Life's Unshakables by General Superintendent Strickland

03 From Church to Community by Jack W. Furbee

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Betty Daniel
Annie Stevens
Charles Goodman
Paul R. Martin
Marianne E. Fletcher
James D. Hamilton
Arthur J. Stott
Jeanne Millhuff
Randal Earl Denny
Gene Van Note
Robert Branson
Adrian R. Keeton
John Chilton
Ross Hayslip
Keith B. Vennum
James Ottis Sayes
Joe Childs
The sun setting behind a large bridge crossing the Mississippi River.
Mississippi River Bridge

02 Brotherhood, A Fraternal Relation by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 A World Within A World by Betty Daniel
03 Ephphatha: On Hearing by Annie Stevens
04 Salvation Changes Ghetto Life by Charles Goodman
06 A Doorkeeper or Something by Paul Martin
06 What Is Faith? by Marianne E. Fletcher
07 The Time to Quit by James D. Hamilton
08 A Long Dry Spell by Arthur J. Stott
08 Book Briefs: The Habit of Happiness by Randal Denny—Reviewed by Jeanne Millhuff
09 Still Pending by Gene Van Note
10 An Old Friend by Robert D. Branson

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Neil Hightower
J. Ray Shadowens
Carol Gritton
Dan Smith
Ross Hayslip
John C. Oster
Sherwood Wirt
William Goodman
Merrill S. William
Kenneth L. Dodge
John W. May
Albert J. Lown
Morris Chalfant
J. Kenneth Grider
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Lola M. Williams
Ralph R. McClintock
Preston J. Theall
Total eclipse of the sun.
Total eclipse of the sun. Taken at Wolf Point, Montana, February 26, 1979. "I will cause the sun to go down at noon, and I will darken the earth in the clear day." --Amos 8:9

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Forward Thrust in the Decade of the 80s, General Superintendent: George Coulter
3 Counteracting the Throwaway Philosophy, Neil E. Hightower
4 No Greater Burden, J. Ray Shadowens
5 All that I Want to Be (a poem), Carol Wight Gritton
6 A Man of God, Dan Smith
7 Loyalty, Ross W. Hayslip
8 Rapid Church Planting in Oregon, John Oster
9 Go Tell It, Sherwood Wirt
9 Resist?, William Goodman
10 The Gift Nobody Wants, Merrill Williams
11 Don't Accept Defeat, Kenneth L. Dodge

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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, 1988

William E. McCumber
Richard S. Taylor
Carlton Hansen
John F. Hay
Ross Hayslip
Earl G. Lee
Larry McKain
Wendell Wellman
James Lee West
Mark Graham
Reginald Mallett
Jesse E. Pitts
Rick Savage
John A. Knight
Margaret Scott
Stan Ingersol
Don Ballard
Sandy Mayle
Ethel G. Bemis
Pink sunset with a tall lighthouse in silhouette
The Sin of Prejudice/I Believe in Church Planting!/Holiness--RX for Happiness/Sometimes Missions Comes Home Church of the Nazarene

Cover Photo Credit: Dave Kirkwood

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Herald of Holiness - February 21, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
H. Kenneth Bedwell
Frank Howie
Ross Hayslip
Louis O. McMahon
Albert M. Wells
Vincent J. Adragna
Belle Chapman Morrill
E. Wayne Stahl
Berniece Ayers Hall
A man standing facing a palm tree among stone structures.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; Trinidad, West Indies.

General Articles

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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
Everett 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

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Herald of Holiness - February 26, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Clinton J. Bushey
Thelma Gray
John A. Knight
Ross Hayslip
J. Melton Thomas
Eleanor W. Cunningham
J. Kenneth Grider
Phil Cory
Donald W. Hall
Milo L. Arnold
Paul R. Martin
C. Neil Strait
Laura Mae Douglass
David K. Kline
A bird eating from a red bird feeder in an evergreen tree.
World Day of Prayer March 7

02 Invest Now! by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 We Shall See Him as He Is by Clinton J. Bushey
05 A Walking Word by Thelma Gray
06 A Right Spirit by John A. Knight
07 Personal But Not Private by Ross W. Hayslip
08 Showers of Blessing by J. Melton Thomas
09 Minority Report: Victory Ahead by Eleanor W. Cunningham
10 Dreams are For Real by J. Kenneth Grider
11 Learning His Presence by Phil Cory
12 Love and Obedience by Don W. Hall
13 Evangelizing the Exploiters by Milo L. Arnold

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Herald of Holiness - February 3, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Katherine Bevis
Ralph H. Baker
Leon Martin
Ovella Satre Shafer
Jack M. Scharn
A. Percy Rainey
Ross Hayslip
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Darrell E. Luther
J. B. Galloway
A quote from Matthew 6: Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness...
Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness for they shall be filled. February--Stewardship Month; Theme: The Stewardship of Heritage Drama in an Ancient Cypress (See page 3.) New Levels of Life (See page 7.)

02 "You Are Not Your Own" by General Superintendent Coulter
03 Drama in an Ancient Cypress by Katherine Bevis
04 The Chastening Rod by Ralph H. Baker
05 "The Pastor is Underpaid" by Leon Martin
06 Pen Points: A Choir Sings Again by Ovella Satre Shafer
06 The Humble Walk By Jack M. Scharn
06 Going Somewhere
07 New Levels of Life by A. Percy Rainey
08 Not Great - but Faithful by Ross W. Hayslip
09 The Carpenter's Son by Kathryn Blackburn Peck
09 Dimension: Adventures in Self-Discovery by Darrel E. Luther

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Dennis W. Foor
Sam Brown
C. Neil Strait
Carlton Hansen
Jerry Hull
Audrey Williamson
Vernon Lunn
William J. Prince
Ross Hayslip
Ruth A. Cameron
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
James D. Hamilton
Vernon C. Grounds
Alma Floyd
George Privett
John F. Hay
Nelson Bradford
A portrait photograph of the 6 general superintendents for the Church of the Nazarene.
Board of General Superintendents: V.H. Lewis, Eugene L. Stowe, George Coulter, Orville W. Jenkins, Charles H. Strickland, William M. Greathouse.

02 Lifting Up Christ, The Sanctifying Savior by General Superintendent William M. Greathouse
03 Stir Us With Freshness by Dennis W. Foor
04 A Holiness Revival by Sam Brown
05 A New Prayer by C. Neil Strait
06 Make It A New Year by C. D. Hansen
06 Containers by Jerry Hull
07 Book Briefs: "Love Is The Greatest" by Audrey J. Williamson Reviewed by Vernon Lunn
08 Think on These Things by William J. Prince
09 Losing contact With The Church by Ross W. Hayslip

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
David L. McKenna
William M. Greathouse
Joyce A. Chandler
Ralph A. Mickel
Morris Chalfant
Al Truesdale
Vivian Stewart
Merrill S. William
William H. Tibbetts
Jerry McCant
Ross Hayslip
Nina Beegle
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Steve Ralph
A formal picture of six Caucasian men in suits (the Board of General Superintendents for the Church of the Nazarene)
Official photo of the Board of General Superintendents: (Back row left to right: John A. Knight, Jerald D. Johnson, William M. Greathouse, Raymond W. Hurn; Front row: Charles H. Strickland and Eugene L. Stowe) John 17:24 That the World May Know 1985-1989

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Partners in Prayer, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 Aliteracy, David L. McKenna
4 Letters
5 The Order of Deacon, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
6 New Year’s Resolution (a Poem), Joyce A. Chandler
6 When Prayer is not Enough, Ralph A. Mickel
8 I Never Cross It Till I Reach It, Morris Chalfant
9 Holiness and Moral Commitment, Al Truesdale
9 Unwind Us (a Poem), Vivian Stewart
10 The Safe Way Home, Merrill Williams
11 Mike’s First Communion, William H. Tibbetts

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1978

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Ross Hayslip
J. Kenneth Grider
Albert J. Lown
Lelia H. Samuelson
Ross R. Cribbis
Debbie Kendrick
Jerry Hull
C. Neil Strait
Robert Morrison
Al Truesdale
Henri Rubideaux
Morris Chalfant
E. H. "Bert" Goodman
Earl G. Lee
Elaine Cunningham
Mabel P. Adamson
Beth Atwood
Rosemary Middendorf
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Melane Coulter
Bill Wiesman
A snowed over road surrounded by frost covered trees.
Photo ID: North Conway, New Hampshire

2 THE “MANUAL” IS A GOOD BOOK by V. H. Lewis
3 THE REALM OF THE SPIRIT by Ross W. Hayslip
3 IN THE POWER OF THE SPIRIT by J. Kenneth Grider
4 THE CHALLENGE OF RESPONSIBILITY by Albert J. Lown
6 GOD IS REAL by Lelia H. Samuelson
7 TRUTH FOR TOUGH TIMES by Ross R. Cribbis
7 LIGHT! By Debbie Kendrick
A REASON FOR HOPE by Jerry D. Hull
8 I NEEDED SUNDAY by C. Neil Strait
9 GOD’S FELLOW WORKERS by Robert Morrison
10 A PIECE OF BUBBLE GUM . . . IN HIS NAME by Al Truesdale
11 FIFTY-TWO AND NOT WANTED by Henri Rubideaux

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1980

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Ross Hayslip
Bob Boyd
Clessen K. Scoles
Judith M. Berge
Milo L. Arnold
Mabel P. Adamson
Aileen Stark
Leon Chambers
Rose Braatz
Earl G. Lee
Thomas W. Klewin
Dean Wessels
Neil Wiseman
Wayne M. Warner
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Helen Leeper
Sharon Brilla
A father and mother helping their daughters get ready for church.
Photo ID: Mr. and Mrs. Darwin Speicher; Kristi and Karee Snyder.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Year Is Young: Time Is Old, General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
3 Take Time to Read, Ross W. Hayslip
4 Christian Books in Moscow, Bub Boyd
5 Take My Lips (a poem), Clessen K. Scoles
6 Love Your Opposite-Person, Judith M. Berge
7 Challenged to Become Better, Milo L. Arnold
8 An "L.E." Patient Finds Joy, Aileen Stark
8 Family Oneness (a poem), Mabel P. Adamson
9 Book Brief: The Years of the Beast, Leon Chambers
10 What Are Your Children Hearing?, Rose Braatz

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Herald of Holiness - January 17, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Ed Wallace
Eva J. Cummings
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Hal M. von Stein
Ross Hayslip
John W. May
James D. Hamilton
Nina Walter
Georgia Perkins
J. Kenneth Grider
Katherine Bevis
Byron H. Maybury
Milo L. Arnold
Aarlie J. Hull
J. Fred Huff
The 1973 portrait of the Board of General Superintendents.
Board of General Superintendents: Charles H. Strickland, George Coulter, Eugene L. Stowe, Orville W. Jenkins, V. H. Lewis, Edward Lawlor.

02 "The Unseen Guest" by General Superintendent Lewis

03 God of Miracles by Ed Wallace

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Herald of Holiness - January 5, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Board of General Superintendents
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Milo L. Arnold
Laura Forinash
Aarlie J. Hull
Eva J. Cummings
C. Neil Strait
Loyd F., Jr. McLaughlin
John W. May
Ross Hayslip
James V. Wilbanks
John A. Knight
A. Ernest Collins
Fred Floyd
Geraldine Nicholas
An aerial view of hotels on a beach.

02 The Time is Ours by General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Prayer Proclamation by Board of General Superintendents

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Herald of Holiness - January 6, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Milo L. Arnold
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Edna McConnell
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Ross Hayslip
Harvey J.S. Blaney
Darrell E. Luther
Mila E. Wilson
Snow mountains reflected in a lake.
"... his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness." --Lamentations 3:22-23 A New Suit for Danny (See page 5.) Where Does My Time Go? (See page 7.)

02 A Prayer for '71 by General Superintendent Edward Lawlor
03 Between the Hours of Golden Sky by Milo L. Arnold
04 A Broken Cup By Alice Hansche Mortenson
05 A New Suit for Danny by Edna McConnell
06 Seek ye first the kingdom of God... by Bud Lunn
07 Where Does My Time Go? by Ross W. Hayslip
08 The Way of Love by J. S. Blaney
09 Dimension: Adventures in Self-Discovery by Darrell E. Luther
10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser
12 The Church at Work
13 Pro Con Letters to the Editor

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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1980

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Keith Bell
Sharon Moore
Frances B. Erickson
Hugh H. Gorman
Amy Macumber
Larry Lawson
John M. Drescher
David Losey
Margaret Clarkson
Richard S. Taylor
Arthur A. Moore
Ross Hayslip
Valkyrie Murphy
Neil Wiseman
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Alice J. Kinder
Board of General Superintendents
Joe Chastain
A lighthouse with a white flowering tree in the foreground.
For the upright will live in the land, and the blameless will remain in it" (Proverbs 2:21 NIV).

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Captives or Captains, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
3 A Father's Great Moment, Keith Bell
4 "Jesus Kind of Love", Sharon Moore
5 God Is Not Dead, Frances B. Erickson
6 Really Loving Is Really Living, Hugh Gorman
7 Simply Trusting, Amy Macumber
8 New Life Out of Near Death, Larry Lawson
9 Changing Labels, John M. Drescher
10 Discipleship: Overcoming Prejudice, David Losey
11 Alchemy, Margaret Clarkson
12 Culture - A Neglected Dimension of the Christian Life, Richard S. Taylor

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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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