Ruth Wood Vaughn

Ruth Wood Vaughn was a free-lance writer residing in Yukon, Oklahoma, in the 1980s.

From Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1988.

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 17, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
David K. Wachtel
Loren Simmonds
Mary H. Augsbury
Clarence A. Whitmore
Richard Gillespie
Loy Jones
James W. Tharp
Berniece Ayers Hall
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Cherry trees in full bloom.
"It shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice" Isaiah 35:2

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - April 22, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Robert H. Scott
Oscar Hudson
Brian L. Farmer
Mary H. Augsbury
Wayne E. Welton
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ross Hayslip
Michael Hutchens
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Nelson E. Kauffman
George Decker
Many sailboats on the water of San Francisco Bay with bright sun; Inset: a man studying at a desk, seen through a window.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Fishing Fleet San Francisco Bay - General Assembly and Conventions Portland, Oregon June 19-26, 1964; Knowledge and Christian Education See page 8.

02 The Church Commissioned by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 Is the Old Mortality Dead? By Robert H. Scott

04 Present Perils by Oscar Hudson

05 I. At Pentecost: The Secular Becomes Sacred by Brian L. Farmer

05 The Most for my Money by Mary H. Augsbury

06 What I told my Son about Smoking by Wayne Welton

07 Beneath the Surface by Pearl Burnside McKinney

07 Bought with Blood by Ross W. Hayslip

08 Knowledge and Christian Education by Michael Hutchens

08 Possessed of Thee by Ruth Vaughn

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Herald of Holiness - April 3, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eunice Bryant
John M. Warren
Wesley D. Tracy
Ruth Wood Vaughn
J. Paul Downey
James W. McNeely
Lawrence Walker
C. Neil Strait
E. Wayne Stahl
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
A church front with a large A-frame portico.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; First Church of the Nazarene Stockton, California.

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Herald of Holiness - August 11, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
J. V. Wilbanks
Enola Chamberlain
Jean Leathers Phillips
Milo L. Arnold
Ovella Satre Shafer
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Jack M. Scharn
W. M. Dorough
Sylvan F. Starks
David L. Fletcher
Delbert T. Morse
James Shrider
J. Donald Nicholas
(Left) A giant stone sculpture in the shape of a mound; (Right) leaves with sharp shadows.
Stone Mountain Sculpture near Atlanta, Georgia; Georgia District Church of the Nazarene; Bible Quiz on Trees See Page 6.

02 Christian Separation by General Superintendent Williamson
03 The Certainties of True Religion by J. V. Wilbanks
04 Prayer by Enola Chamberlin
04 By Any Other Name by Jean Leathers Phillips
05 Moses and the Snake by Milo L. Arnold
06 Bible Quiz on Threes by Ovella Satre Shafer
07 “In Whatsoever State” by Ruth Vaughn
07 Because I Prayed by Jack M. Scharn
08 It Makes a Difference! by W. M. Dorough
08 “Prescription for Peace” by Sylvan F. Starks
09 Never Underestimate Your Influence by David L. Fletcher

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Herald of Holiness - August 31, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Irene M. Clemons
Albert O. Loeber
Fletcher Galloway
Carroll L. McNutt
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Grace V. Watkins
Floyd W. Hawkins
Driftwood on the shore of a large lake.
Photo ID: Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho; Friend to Misfits (See page 6.) A Diamond in a Loaf of Cracked Wheat Bread (See page 5.)

02 “He Shall Teach You” by General Superintendent Lewis 03 Does God Really Care? by Irene M. Clemons 04 “Why Sit We Here?” by Albert O. Loeber 05 A Diamond in A Loaf of Cracked-Wheat Bread by Fletcher Galloway 06 Friend to Misfits Finds Meaning in Serving Youth by Carroll L. McNutt 08 Let God Come to You! by Ruth Vaughn 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 11 The Greater Wonder by Grace V. Watkins 12 News of Religion 14 Evangelists’ Slates 15 Hymn of the Month by Floyd W. Hawkins 18 Late News 19 The Answer Corner

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Curt Bowers
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Michael Christensen
J. Michael Curry
Donna Gilbert
C. Neil Strait
William Goodman
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Sara Ann DuBose
Mark R. Littleton
E. Ruth Glover
Raymond W. Hurn
Al Truesdale
Lorene Whittington
Stan Ingersol
Scott Meador
Connie Unknown
A Christmas arrangement of red and white poinsettias, two white taper candles, a violin, and a sheet music of Silent Night.

ARTICLES
4 Christmas Kindnesses, J. Grant Swank, Jr.
6 Happy Birthday, Randi, Curt Bowers
7 My Greatest Treasure, Ruth Wood Vaughn
10 Joey’s Christmas, Michael J. Christensen
12 Restitution Brought Peace, J. Michael Curry
14 Empty Arms, Donna Gilbert
18 How Is A Heritage Preserved?, C. Neil Strait
19 Say “No” To Alcohol Ads, William Goodman

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Herald of Holiness - February 20, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Neil G. Morse
Glenn R. Evans
J. B. Maclagan
Gerald M. Bowes
John F. Hay
Ruth Wood Vaughn
James W. Tharp
E. E. Wordsworth
Ovella Satre Shafer
Elden Rawlings
Several men in suits and a woman--The General Board of the Church of the Nazarene.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; The General Board of the Church of the Nazarene.

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Herald of Holiness - February 5, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Vernon L. Wilcox
David K. Wachtel
Delmar Stalter
J. Harlan Milby
J. Rex Eaton
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Loren W. H. Baker
People on the overlook at Niagara Falls (US side). Inset: a boat with a wave splashing over the gunwale.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Niagara Falls, U.S.A. Albany District; "Oh, May My Ship Stand the Storm!" See Page 2.

02 “Oh, May My Ship Stand the Storm!” by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 The Blessings of Salvation by Vernon L. Wilcox

04 Opium … or a Crusade! By David K. Wachtel

05 The Way of Christ Does Not Permit Sin by Delmar Stalter

06 Keeping Shop for Jesus by J. Harlan Milby

07 Prescription: How to Open Heaven’s Windows by J. Rex Eaton

08 And When Ye Pray… by Ruth Vaughn

09 How Often Do You Say … “Thank You?” by Loren W.H. Baker

10 Editorials by W.T. Purkiser

11 The Church at Work

13 Evangelists’ Slates

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Herald of Holiness - January 23, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Paul M. Miller
Vernon L. Wilcox
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Lyle Prescott
Peter W. Green
Milo L. Arnold
Ila R. Monday
Berniece Ayers Hall
Young men and women gathered around the Bible.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Youth Week January 27-February 3.

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Herald of Holiness - January 8, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Harry F. Taplin
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Sadie Huffman Lowrey
Milton Harrington
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Tony Marshall Anderson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Frances B. Erickson
J. Paul Downey
J. Wallace Cantrell
E. S. Phillips
Three koala bears on a eucalyptus tree. Inset: a young girl with a dark brown bob haircut.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Australian Koala Bears See page 4; Don't Lie to Your Children See page 8.

02 Sounding Out the Word by General Superintendent Powers

03 What Drew Us Together? By Harry F. Taplin

04 Livingstone Lives by G. B. Williamson

05 Removing the Resistance of God by Milton Harrington

06 The House Built Upon a Rock by Charles F. Shaver Jr.

07 The Righteousness of the Righteous by T.M. Anderson

08 Don’t Lie to Your Children by Ruth Vaughn

08 With Thine Eyes by Frances B. Erickson

09 Maintaining the Experience of Salvation by J. Paul Downey

10 The Joy of Usefulness by J. Wallace Cantrell

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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 17, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ernest E. Grosse
Michael Hutchens
Merrill G. Bassett
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Robert E. Maner
Morris Chalfant
Glen Harper
Lawrence W. Durkee
A path through laurel bushes and trees.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Laurel Smokey Mountains Tennessee and North Carolina.

02 God Has No Grandchildren by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Fallacy of Spiritual Automation by Ernest E. Grosse

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Herald of Holiness - July 7, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
J. J. Steele
Sheila Gibbs
Garth Hyde
Betty Barnes
Edward G. Wyman
Charles E. Thomson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Joyce Leth
William Robert Adell
A mirror smooth lake with moutains in the background. Inset: A woman (Ruth Vaughn) holding an open book.
Jackson Lake and the Grand Tetons, Wyoming; Rocky Mountain District Church of the Nazarene. Committed to Follow God See Page 8.

02 To Spare or to Sacrifice by General Superintendent Coulter
03 Bend or Break by J. J. Steele
03 Talking to God by Sheila Gibbs
04 The Call to a Cheerful Heart by Garth Hyde
05 A Spiritual Birthday by Mrs. Betty Barnes
06 The Church of My Dreams by Edward G. Wyman
07 The Battle Hymn by Charles E. Thomson
08 Committed to Follow God! by Ruth Vaughn
10 A Nazarene Bible College by G. B. Williamson
10 Praise Hymn by Joyce Leth
11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
12 Law and Love by Robert Adell

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
C. Neil Strait
R. E. Baker
Richard Lyon Morgan
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ruth Teasdale
A scrapbook page with four photos of a father greeting his children as he comes home.
Father's Day, 1966 ... Daddy's home!

02 Father’s Day by General Superintendent Lewis

03 Show Them Where to Walk by C. Neil Strait

05 Newlyweds by R. E. Baker

06 The Scandal of Biblical Illiteracy by Richard Lyon Morgan

09 My Only Father by Ruth Vaughn

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 God Is Not Dead by Ruth Teasdale

14 A Story-Note by Gloria

15 New Campsite for New Your District

15 Growth Rate High on Los Angeles District

15 Five New Washington Churches

16 Illinois Bible Marathon Followed by Crusades

17 The Book Corner

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Herald of Holiness - June 26, 1963

D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Earl E. Barrett
Mamie B. Hendricks
Jack M. Scharn
J. V. Wilbanks
Ruth Wood Vaughn
C. Neil Strait
Vernon L. Wilcox
J. J. Steele
Lawrence B. Hicks
A dirt path through evergreen trees with a large mountain in the distance.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Mount Hood, Oregon

02 Reclaiming Human Failures by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 You Can’t Depend on … Feeling by Earl E. Barrett

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Herald of Holiness - June 5, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Charles Strickland
Jay Reed
Graeme Bartle
Katherine Bevis
Albert F. Harper
Lyle P. Flinner
Carlos H. Sparks
Theo Carter
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Adelaide Woodcook
Ernest E. Grosse
L. Guy Nees
Morris Chalfant
Gordon Wetmore
Aarlie J. Hull
C. William Fisher
Paul M. Berger
A groom and a bride facing each other kneeling in prayer.
Cover Subject: Carl and Ronda (Rice) Winderl

02 Father's Day by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 Immunized Against Christ's Full Will by Jay Reed
04 "This Is the Day the Lord Hath Made" by Graeme Bartle
05 "In Tune" with God by Katherine Bevis
06 Am I Open to the Holy Spirit? by A.F. Harper
07 Physical Wealth - Spiritual Poverty by Lyle P. Flinner
08 The Man on the Little Red Honda by Carlos H. Sparks
09 Only to the Next Exit by Theo Carter
10 No Forgotten War by Ruth Vaughn
12 A Reflection of God by Adelaide Woodcook

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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 - March 13, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
John W. May
Bernice Brooks
Charles C. Powers
J. J. Steele
Ruth Wood Vaughn
C. L. Newbert
Frank Howie
Lyle Prescott
Frances G. Munro
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Berniece Ayers Hall
Jack M. Scharn
A brick church with a large lawn in the foreground.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; First Church of the Nazarene Salem, Ohio.

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Herald of Holiness - March 3, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
John W. May
Harley E. Bye
Curtis Chambers
William A. Tolbert
James E. Adams
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
J. McCray Holmes
Dorothy S. Hampton
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ila R. Monday
William J. Nichols
Milo L. Arnold
Richard Louwrens
Grace V. Watkins
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. F. Griffith
Sylvan F. Starks
Delmar Stalter
Paul Skiles
Brian L. Farmer
Three children playing in wagons. Inset: General Board Meet.
General Board Meeting See Page 27 / Children are an heritage of the Lord Psalms 127:3 / For the Whole Family Eight Extra Page

02 EASTER Missionary Offering by General Superintendent Benner
03 A Central Experience by John W. May
04 Discord in Your Home by Harley E. Bye
05 The Dilemma of Discipline by Curtis Chambers
06 Maximum Security by William A. Tolbert
07 Don’t Lose Your Leisure by James E. Adams
07 Assurance by Viola E. Hodge
08 God’s Timetable by Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
08 “No Man Cared” by J. McCray Holmes
09 On Finding a Place of Service by Dorothy S. Hampton
10 I Must Get ALONE with Christ! By Ruth Vaughn

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Herald of Holiness - March 4, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Willard B. Airhart
Ruby Franklin
Maynard James
Sam M. Wallace
Wendell Wellman
Pauline E. Spray
Melvin G. Abney
Ruth Wood Vaughn
H. Dale Mitchell
An aerial view of a neighborhood. Inset: a man writing (Sam M. Mitchell article author).
Evangelism First 1960-1964; The Mission Field at Home See Home Missions Supplement; "God Is My Partner" See page 6.

02 A Time to Live by General Superintendent Lewis

03 The Sanctified Face Life Too! By Willard B. Airhart

04 My First Look at the Church of the Nazarene

04 He Put Himself Where the Strain Was by Ruby Franklin

05 The Hope of His Coming Again by Maynard James

06 “God is my Partner” by Sam M. Wallace

07 What to do about Disagreements by Wendell Wellman

09 Tears on the Altar by Pauline E. Spray

09 Man Overboard! By Melvin Abney

10 My Heart’s Prayer by Ruth Vaughn

10 I’m Looking for Jesus by H. Dale Mitchell

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