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Herald of Holiness - December 12, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
John W. May
J. Paul Downey
Lyle Prescott
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Pauline E. Spray
T. Crichton Mitchell
Vincent J. Adragna
Grace V. Watkins
Ovella Satre Shafer
An American Indian family encamped near one of the giant rock formations which dot the Navajo country in Monument Valley, AZ.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; American Indians Monument Valley, Arizona.

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Herald of Holiness - December 13, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Robert E. Grosse
Maynard James
Milo L. Arnold
Richard Smith
James A. Hamilton
Joseph D. Wright
David K. Wachtel
J. C. Wolstenholm
Ovella Satre Shafer
Berniece Ayers Hall
Building along the coast of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.

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Herald of Holiness - December 14, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Floyd W. Hawkins
Lawrence B. Hicks
Jack M. Scharn
Lawrence E. Humrich
Robert Emsley
Andrew F. Cone
Nettie Miller
Grace V. Watkins
Celia M. Wright
William J. Nichols
Jean Leathers Phillips
Harold Volk
Enola Chamberlain
James Robbins
First page of the Herald.

01 For the Days Just Ahead by Flyod W. Hawkins

03 Perfected Holiness by Lawrence B. Hicks

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Herald of Holiness - December 14, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
B. Edgar Johnson
John M. Drescher
Charles L. Childers
Nancy J. Kelly
Doris Schumann
C. Neil Strait
Terence L. Day
A cyan-tinted photo of a Christmas tree and snow at night.
In the Asphalt Jungle (See page 6.) Santa or Savior (See page 3.)

02 Steward of God’s Grace by General Superintendent Young

03 Santa or Savior by B. Edgar Johnson

04 Those War Toys by John M. Drescher

05 Holiness: A Dream Come True by Charles L. Childers

06 A Christian Influence in the Asphalt Jungle by Nancy J. Kelly

08 Christmas Means Christ by Doris Schumann

09 Where Does God Fit In? by C. Neil Strait

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 Pro & Con: Letters to the Editor

12 News of Revivals

12 Vital Statistics

14 News of the Religious World

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Kenneth L. Dodge
Ted E. Martin
David E. Figg
Virginia Shepard
Morris Chalfant
Jean Foss
Ross Hayslip
Leslie Parrott
A tall intricately carved monument decorated for Christmas in downtown Indianapolis.
Photo ID: Monument Circle Indianapolis, Indiana. The Holiness Churches and Ecumenism (See page 4.) The Big Picture (See page 9.)

02 Sentimental or Earnest Hearers by General Superintendent Lewis

03 The Person and Prevention by Kenneth L. Dodge

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1978

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Jesse D. Parker
Harold I. Smith
Robert O. Donovan
Emery J. Singletary
Christina "Chris" Grauman
G. Weatherley
Neil Hightower
George Privett
Honorato Reza
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Jerry Hull
Lois Blanchard Eades
Morris Chalfant
Lorraine O. Schultz
Donald R. Reed
Mabel P. Adamson
Blanche Van Syke
Terry L. Irish
A vignette of red poinsettias, a Bible opened to Luke 2, a candle stand and a golden stained-glass window.

2 THE MIRACLE OF CHRISTMAS by William M. Greathouse
3 A FERVENT WELCOME by Jesse D. Parker
4 CHRISTMAS: DISTRACTED BY ALL THE PREPARATIONS? by Harold Ivan Smith
5 WHY THAT CHRISTMAS FEELING? by Robert O. Donovan
6 THERE WAS ROOM IN THE INN by E. J. Singletary
7 CHRISTMAS CAME UPON THE WIND by Chris Grauman
8 CHANGE THE GUIDELINES FOR CHRISTMAS by G. Weatherley
9 THE FOCUS OF PRAYER by Neil E. Hightower
10 GOD'S VOICE AND MY CHOICE by George W. Privett

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1983

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Mabel P. Adamson
Pat Knight
William David Gebby
Jerry McCant
Paul T. Culbertson
E. Ruth Glover
Steve Cooley
G. Weatherley
Geraldine Nicholas
Joe Huddleston
John W. May
Robert E. Maner
Sharon Sheppard
Morris Chalfant
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Vicki Duerre
Three wisemen on camels being led by a star, a Christmas bell, and a red poinsettia.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Why God Became Man, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 A Christmas Greeting, Mabel P. Adamson
4 Letters
5 Christmas Is A Gift From God, Pat Knight
6 Christmas Day (a poem), William David Gebby
6 The Mind Of Christ, Jerry W. McCant
8 God's Creative Word, Paul T. Culbertson
8 First Advent... Second Coming (a poem), E. Ruth Glover
9 Nazarene Roots: The First Hispanic Nazarenes, 1903-1906, Steve Cooley
10 How Jesus Changes People, G. Weatherley
11 Christmas (a poem), Geraldine Nicholas

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Herald of Holiness - December 16, 1959

Stephen S. White
J. Glenn Gould
Frank C. Watkins
F. W. Davis
Ovella Satre Shafer
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Fred W. Gibson
H. Harvey Hendershot
Grace V. Watkins
Leo W. Kirley
William Robert Adell
Grace V. Watkins
Mrs. M. Spittal
First page of the Herald.

03 The Simplicity of God by J. Glenn Gould

04 The Christmas Song by Frank C. Watkins

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Herald of Holiness - December 16, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Richard H. Leffel
Paul R. Martin
Jack M. Scharn
Clayton Bonar
Michael Courtney
Ralph A. Mickel
Letta J. Young
Grace V. Watkins
W. M. Lynch
C. B. McCaull
Paul E. Hess
A lake surrounded by snow-covered mountains. Inset: a lit pillar candle.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Lake Louise Canadian Rockies, Canada West District Church of the Nazarene.

02 The Transfiguring Dawn by General Superintendent Benner

03 The Successful Failure by Richard H. Leffel

04 Just Outside! By Paul Martin

04 December Days by Jack M. Scharn

05 Beyond Conformity by Clayton Bonar

06 “Thy Will Be Done” by Mike O. Courtney

07 A Faith Christ Commends by Ralph A. Mickel

08 How Strong is Jesus? By Letta J. Young

08 Light in the Cathedral by Grace V. Watkins

09 Today is the day! By W. M. Lynch

09 Untying the Hands of God by C. B. McCaull

10 “Everlasting Life” by Paul E. Hess

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Herald of Holiness - December 18, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Everett S. Phillips
V. H. Lewis
Richard S. Taylor
Letta J. Young
Grace V. Watkins
Glenn R. Evans
Earl L. Morgan
Leo Qualls
Ivan Beals
Pauline E. Spray
Lois Anne Williams
A overview of stone building on a Israeli hillside--the city of Bethlehem.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Bethlehem As it Looks Today.

02 The Other Ananias by General Superintendent Williamson

03 Holiness Without Adornment by E.S. Phillips

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Herald of Holiness - December 18, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Gene Van Note
Donald Hasselman
Florence W. Willett
Barbara Wall Chaney
Glenn H. Asquith
C. Dale German
Lyle P. Flinner
Nina Walter
Joseph H. Mayfield
Gordon Wetmore
Wil M. Spaite
Aarlie J. Hull
Wauneta Moraine
Elsie E. Buckmaster
A lantern with a lit red pillar candle in it surrounded by a red bow, red ornaments, and pine branches.

02 To Remember is to Praise Him by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 God's Gift to a World that has Everything by Gene Van Note
04 All Because by Donald Hasselman
04 Bethlehem and Calvary by Florence W. Willett
05 Heaven's Christmas Tree by Barbara Wall Chaney
06 Christmas and Mr. Smith by Glenn H. Asquith
10 The Way I shovel Snow by C. Dale German
11 Perceiving Accurately by Lyle P. Flinner
11 Candle and Wreath by Nina Willis Walter
12 Escape or Victory? by J.H. Mayfield

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Herald of Holiness - December 19, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Lauriston J. Du Bois
Ed Bennett
Chris Blankenship
Harold William Reed
Clarence M. Parker
George D. Ferguson
E. E. Wordsworth
Colon Fogal
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Charles L. Childers
Berniece Ayers Hall
Edith Roberts
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
A stone building in the hilly fields around Bethlehem.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Bethlehem, Fields of the Shepherds.

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Herald of Holiness - December 19, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Charles Strickland
Ruby Franklin
Rose E. Burckhardt
Jean Hogan Dudley
T. Gwyn Downing
Hal Bonner
Jerry McCant
James D. Hamilton
Fred M. Weatherford
Gene Van Note
Ovella Satre Shafer
Neil Hightower
Larry H. Lewis
Marilyn Hicks
Aarlie J. Hull
An illustration of Joseph and Mary holding Baby Jesus.

02 What Christmas Means by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland

03 I Saw Christmas by Ruby Franklin

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Herald of Holiness - December 2, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Clare St. John
C. Neil Strait
Ken Meredith
Vernon L. Wilcox
Milo L. Arnold
Pauline E. Spray
J. J. Steele
James E. Adams
Nancy Borden
William J. Nichols
Charles C. Powers
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Boys playing in the snow. Inset: a Christmas tree.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; For the Whole Family, Eight Extra Pages; "The first sure symptom of a mind at health is rest of heart, and pleasure found at home." --Edward Young; Hollow Trees, See Page 6.

02 The Woes of Jesus Christ by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Secret of Serenity by Clare St. John

03 Our Father Knows Our Needs by C. Neil Strait

04 I Cannot Afford to Not Send My Children to a Nazarene College by Ken Meredith

05 What is God Like? By Vernon L. Wilcox

06 Hollow Trees by Milo L. Arnold

07 And All She Can Do is Smile by Pauline E. Spray

08 Toll Road to Nowhere! By J. J. Steele

09 Did God Fail? By A Pastor’s Wife

11 Christmas Came Early by James E. Adams

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Herald of Holiness - December 20, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
E. E. Wordsworth
Jack Wright
Eunice Bryant
Delmar Stalter
J. Kenneth Grider
Wilbur T. Dodson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Milo L. Arnold
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Lyle Prescott
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
A Bible open to Luke 2 on a bed of holly branches with a lit red taper candle.

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Herald of Holiness - December 20, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Ron Lush
Lois Anne Williams
Robert H. Scott
Ovella Satre Shafer
C. William Fisher
John A. Knight
Glenn H. Asquith
Erma Davison
Arthur Townsend
Ross Hayslip
Stephen A. Joyner
Mary H. Augsbury
Robert Hudson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Aarlie J. Hull
Randy Michael
A Bible, poinsettas, and two red taper candles on a red tablecloth.
ARTICLES
02 CHRISTMAS—LOVING MEANS GIVING by General Superintendent Stowe
03 “NO VACANCY”? by Ron Lush, Jr.
04 THE GREATEST CHRISTMAS JOYS by Lois Anne Williams
05 “NOT ANOTHER MODEL FOR CHRISTMAS!” by Robert H. Scott
06 O LITTLE TOWN OF BETHLEHEM Music Memoette by Ovella Satre Shafer
08 CHRISTMAS IS A LOVE STORY by C. William Fisher
09 THE HONESTY KICK by John A. Knight
10 CHRISTMAS GETS BETTER ALL THE TIME by Glenn H. Asquith
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Herald of Holiness - December 21, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Bertha Munro
J. Clifford Mitchell
E. G. Theus
Jaime Kratz
Harrison Davis
Ed Bennett
Delmar Stalter
Grace V. Watkins
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Wilson R. Lanpher
First page of the Herald.

01 Join the Glad Song! By General Superintendent Young

03 I Am Come by Bertha Munro

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Herald of Holiness - December 21, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
William Robert Miller
Ross Hayslip
A. A. E. Berg
Edith Roberts
Norman Robinson
Clifford Chew
Grace V. Watkins
Leslie Parrott
A nativity scene in a puzzle piece.
Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call His name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14

02 Seeing Stars by General Superintendent Benner

03 Pious “Jingle Bells” by William Robert Miller

06 Progressive Pilgrims by Ross W. Hayslip

07 Looking unto Jesus by A. A. E. Berg

07 The Holy Glow of Christmas by Edith Roberts

08 No Room for My Rights! by Norman Robinson

09 Herods by Clifford Chew

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 The Gift by Grace V. Watkins

12 A Story-Note by Gloria

13 Vital Statistics

14 The Book Corner

15 Toward Abundant Living: Love Is No Sacrifice by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - December 22, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Frank Morgan
Albert J. Lown
Ovella Satre Shafer
Jean Leathers Phillips
Ivan Beals
Louis A. Bouck
Jack M. Scharn
Joe Walton
John Eastwood
A print of four brightly shining candles.
It was humbling to go... Back to Bethlehem (See page 9.) To: One of the Least (See page 3.)

02 God Has Come by General Superintendent Coulter

03 To: One of the Least by Frank Morgan

04 Mary: Mother of the Lord by Albert J. Lown

05 Christmas Choral Quiz by Ovella Satre Shafer

06 How Wide Those Wise Men! by Jean Leathers Phillips

07 The Wisdom of the Shepherds by Ivan A. Beals

09 Back to Bethlehem by Louis A. Bouck

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

10 What is Christmas? by Jack M. Scharn

12 The Church at Work

13 Christmas is a State of Mind by Joe Walton

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Herald of Holiness - December 23, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Ross Hayslip
Forrest Nash
John W. May
Ovella Satre Shafer
Hardy J. Powers
John J. Hancock
Edith Roberts
James MacLeod
A wreath "And the angel said unto them fear not..." Inset: a bright star over a sand dune.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; And the angel said unto them, fear not.... ...unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:10-11; The Topmost Star, See Page 6.

02 Christmas! By General Superintendent Lewis

03 Glad Tidings to All People by D. I. Vanderpool

03 The Joy of Christmas by Ross W. Haylsip

04 Christmas Beyond Bethlehem by Forrest W. Nash

05 Christmas Poetry

06 The Topmost Star by John W. May

07 Christmas Music Memoette: Joy to the World by Ovella S. Shafer

08 Be Ye Enlarged by Hardy J. Powers

09 Christmas is for Everybody! By John J. Hancock

09 Serving Jesus in Hard Places by Edith Roberts

10 The Soon Coming of Christ by James Macleod

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