Willis E. Snowbarger

Willis E. Snowbarger was an educator in the Church of the Nazarene for almost 40 years. He taught history at Olivet Nazarene University, served at Secretary of Education at international headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri, and returned to Olivet to serve as Academic Dean and the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dead. He retired to Olathe, Kansas, in 1986 and continued to write in many avenues including the Herald of Holiness.

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Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1959

Stephen S. White
H. Orton Wiley
Roy H. Cantrell
Willis E. Snowbarger
Eugene L. Stowe
J. Wesley Mieras
Stephen W. Nease
Anna M. Gilleland
Sylvester T. Ludwig
Ross Hayslip
Fred Floyd
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Our Educational Heritage by H. Orton Wiley

03 What is a Christian College? By Roy H. Cantrell

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1983

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Mark R. Moore
William M. Greathouse
Donald S. Metz
Don Beaver
Gilbert Ford
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Steve Cooley
Donald L. Young
Geraldine Nicholas
Willis E. Snowbarger
Keith A. Pagan
Harold Ayer
Marcia Olsen
Raymond W. Hurn
W. Donald Wellman
Mabel P. Adamson
Richard E. Howard
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Gordon L. Kennedy
A stack of books, a graduation cap, a diploma, and an open Bible with a bouquet of roses on top of it.
Nazarene College Day April 24

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Motivation, General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
3 Nazarene Colleges and the Year 2000, Mark R. Moore
4 Letters
5 Celebrating Holiness Higher Education, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
6 Why Attend A Nazarene College?, Don Metz
7 Dimensions, Don Beaver
8 Thy Will Be Done, Gilbert Ford
9 Relinquishment (Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
9 Nazarene Roots: Northwest Nazarene College, 1914-1916; Steve Cooley
10 Stewardship as Investment, Donald L. Young
11 The Journey (Poem), Geraldine Nicholas

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
Gordon Wetmore
Willis E. Snowbarger
John M. Nielson
David Tavares
Frankie Roland
John W. May
John C. Oster
Forrest Nash
C. Dale German
Gerald Yoesel
Nina Beegle
E. Ruth Glover
Bonnie R. Benedix
William M. Greathouse
Stan Ingersol
Kathie Ketchum
Frank Eifert
A stone cross engraved with IHS and "I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life" super imposed in the foreground.
Nazarene College Day - April 24/ Value, Cost, and Price/ No Homesick Pills/ What Now?/ After the Shock...the Song/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 Jesus and Truth, Gordon Wetmore
5 Value, Cost, and Price, Willis E. Snowbarger
6 Challenges to Nazarene Higher Education, John M. Nielson
8 My Testimony, David Tavares
9 No Homesick Pills, Frankie Roland
10 What Now?, John W. May
12 Mark R. Moore … Church Planter in Focus, John C. Oster
13 The Nazarene College: Through the Eyes of A Parent, Forrest W. Nash
14 Growing Pains, C. Dale German
16 After the Shock … The Song, Gerald Yoesel
17 An International Denouement, Nina E. Beegle

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1989

William E. McCumber
Kenneth F. Watson
Tom Barnard
William H. Bray
Willis E. Snowbarger
Herb Prince
Stan Meek
Dellora West
Joseph D., Jr. Biscoe
Carole D. Mortenson
Lola M. Williams
V. Leo Kinnett
Neil C. Fitzgerald
John A. Knight
Stan Ingersol
Al Truesdale
Howard Culbertson
Gary E. Johnson
A young man takes notes on a journal article with a microscope nearby.
Nazarene College Day April 23/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 From Backwoods to Boardrooms, Kenneth F. Watson
5 The Christian College Experience: A Rare Treasure, Tom Barnard
6 From Nightclub to Pulpit, Bill Bray
7 The Coal Miner’s Son, Willis E. Snowbarger
8 The Presence That Made a Difference, Herb Prince
12 The Crash That Put Me Together Again, Stan Meek, As Told By Sherry Kragh
13 Teachable or Gullible, Dellora West
14 Beyond the Tithe, Joseph D. Biscoe, Jr.
5 How to be a Receiver, Carole D. Mortenson
16 Candy Touches Base for God, Lola M. Williams

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Herald of Holiness - April 17, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Richard S. Taylor
Verla A. Mooth
J. Ray Shadowens
R. E. Zollinhofer
C. Neil Strait
Paul T. Culbertson
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Betty Bowes
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A quote from the Statement of Faith of the National Holiness Association

01 The Statement of Faith of the National Holiness Association
02 Is My Message Relevant to Christ’s Message? By General Superintendent Powers
03 The Message of Holiness By Richard S. Taylor
05 We Wound Afresh By Verla A. Mooth
06 What Kind of Books Does a Smut-Peddler’s Child Read? By J. Ray Shadowens
07 Pen Points: Smokers on the Parking Lot By R. E. Zollinhofer
08 Is the Church Getting Through to People? By C. Neil Strait
09 Do You Love the Truth? By Paul T. Culbertson
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - April 20, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James Cochran
Ross Hayslip
Willis E. Snowbarger
Harold W. Morris
Milo L. Arnold
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Sharron Lucky
Ark, Jr. Noel
Robert L. Owen
Young college-aged men standing on the steps in front of a columned building.
Choosing Your Grandchildren (See page 9.) A Case for Christian Education (See page 6.) Christian Education Sunday, April 24

02 Surrender Without Bitterness by General Superintendent Benner 03 The Realism of Faith by James Cochran 05 Losing Ourselves by Ross Hayslip 06 Nazarene Colleges: What Difference Do They Make? by Dr. Willis Snowbarger 08 Commitment and Faith Key to Sanctified Life by Harold W. Morris 09 Choosing Your Grandchildren by Milo L. Arnold 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 11 Storm by Pearl B. McKinney 12 Following Footsteps by Sharron Lucky 12 “If Only I’d Done What I Knew I Should!” by Ark Noel 13 A Story-Note by Gloria 14 Miracle at North Highlands by Robert L.

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Herald of Holiness - April 3, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Paul T. Culbertson
Enola Chamberlain
Kenneth E. Geiger
Edward Lawlor
Marjorie J. Colwell
Mel Sorensen
Jack M. Scharn
Leslie Parrott
W. M. Lynch
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A green-tinted photo of a farmer turning over a field lined with flowered trees.

02 The Outcome Is Sure By General Superintendent Young
03 On Being Full Moons By Paul Culbertson
04 I Lift My Heart By Enola Chamberlin
05 The National Holiness Association: 100 Years of Evangelical Witness By Kenneth E. Geiger
07 No Place Like Home By Edward Lawlor
08 You Can't Stop Smoking? Give God a Chance to Help By Marjorie J. Colwell
09 Fragmentary Prayers By Melburn Sorensen
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
11 He Shares! By Jack M. Scharn
12 A Look at the Generation Gap By Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1979

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
C. Dale German
John E. Henderson
Albert J. Lown
Donnatha Cecil Neely
Michael Neely
James Dobson
Carlton Hansen
Lyle P. Flinner
Betty Martin
Frances Simpson
Donald P. Brickley
Willis E. Snowbarger
Brian Cisco
G. Weatherley
Leone A. Hunter Browning
A white-steepled church on a bright sunny day.

2 I BELIEVE IN THE CHURCH! by William M. Greathouse
3 THE GOOD WARFARE by C. Dale German
4 IS IT TIME FOR A NAZARENE SOCIAL GOSPEL? by John E. Henderson
6 LODGER—AND LORD! by Albert J. Lown
8 WORKING OUT SALVATION by Donnatha Cecil Neely Postscript by Michael Neely
10 THE STRONG-WILLED ADOLESCENT by James Dobson
12 THREE BITS OF WISDOM by C. D. Hansen
13 DEVELOPING OUR FAITH by Lyle P. Flinner
14 IT SEEMS ONLY YESTERDAY by Betty Martin
14 PASS THE SALT, PLEASE by Frances Simpson

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Herald of Holiness - December 18, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
C. William Fisher
Mary H. Augsbury
Glenn H. Asquith
Dillard W., Jr. Thaxton
Katherine Bevis
Aarlie J. Hull
Fred MacMillan
Mildred Bangs Wynkoop
Ed Bennett
June K. Caldwell
Willis E. Snowbarger
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A full color illustration of Mary and Joseph traveling to Jerusalem
The Everlasting Gift

02 The Christmas Gospel By General Superintendent Lawlor
03 Let's Celebrate By William Fisher
04 "In the Same Country Shepherds..." By Mary H. Augsbury
05 Shall We Skip Christmas This Year? By Glenn H. Asquith
06 Bethlehem Hikes Prices By D. W. Thaxton
07 Christmas Within By Katherine Bevis
07 Wish Upon a Star By Aarlie J. Hull
08 The Christmas Spirit By Fred MacMillan
09 Christian Words Incarnated By Mildred Wynkoop
09 The Invasion at Bethlehem By Ed Bennett
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - December 4, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Phillips Brooks
Samuel Young
Morris Chalfant
Betty Hughes
John H. Cotner
Ross E. Price
Gladys Haley
Arvin Scharer
Earl Marvel
Ross Hayslip
Willis E. Snowbarger
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A sketch of the stone buildings of Bethlehem with the Christmas star above. The text of O Little Town of Bethlehem.

01 O Little Town of Bethlehem By Phillips Brooks
02 The Sure Word of God By General Superintendent Young
03 "Quick-Buck-Itis" Fever By Morris Chalfant
04 "Forgive Us Our Trespasses" By Betty Hughes
05 Nazarene College Students: Alive Unto God By John H. Cotner
07 Helps of Holy Living: The Twelfth Commandment By Ross E. Price
08 Thanks Again, Mr. Jones By Gladys Haley
09 The Voluntary Compulsion of Love By Arvin Scharer
09 Pen Points By Earl Marvel
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - February 21, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Eva J. Cummings
W. E. (Bill) Varian
Verla A. Mooth
John A. Knight
Vernon T. Groves
Paul T. Culbertson
Paul R. Martin
Ralph L. Slayton
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
Looking down an empty railroad track.

02 Is Compromise the Answer? By General Superintendent Williamson
03 Facing the Sunrise By Eva J. Cummings
04 Eva J. Cummings By W. E. Varian
04 Within the Shadows By Verla A. Mooth
05 The Flying Trapeze By John A. Knight
06 Anger and the Christian Experience By Vernon T. Groves
08 Is Life a Gamble? By Paul T. Culbertson
09 Talking to Myself By Paul Martin
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
11 God’s Choice By Ralph L. Slayton
12 The Book Corner
13 Pro/Con: Letters to the Editor

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Herald of Holiness - March 20, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
James W. Tharp
Milo L. Arnold
Katherine Bevis
Wilbur T. Dodson
Margaret Applebee
Paul T. Culbertson
Clayton Bonar
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ralph Earle
Eva J. Cummings
Willis E. Snowbarger
Ian Thomson
Albert J. Lown
Rapids cascading through a rocks.
 
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Herald of Holiness - March 6, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Millard Reed
Ralph Earle
M. Kent Moore
W. Robertson
Ross Hayslip
Janice Hancock Abla
Grace V. Watkins
Luke E. Munn
Willis E. Snowbarger
Milo L. Arnold
Albert J. Lown
The Grand Canyon in the early morning

02 The Meaning of the Easter Offering By General Superintendent Powers
03 God is No Contractor By Millard Reed
04 Pen Points: Two Kinds of Crowns By Ralph Earle
05 Unraveling the Complexities of 1968 By M. Kent Moore
06 The Only True Source of Peace By Rev. W. Robertson
07 Thank God for Plodders By Ross W. Hayslip
08 You, Your Children, and the Moving Van By Janice Hancock Abla
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
10 For All Journeying By Grace V. Watkins
12 Korean DMZ Both Comical and Sinister By Luke E. Munn

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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Board of General Superintendents
Ruth Teasdale
Mel-Thomas Rothwell
Berniece Roer Neal
Jacklyn W. Shockley
Hardy C. Powers
Hugh C. Benner
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A young child smelling a flower.

02 I Know and Am Persuaded By General Superintendent Williamson
03 A Proclamation By the Board of General Superintendents
04 God and Mathematics By Ruth Teasdale
06 Holiness and a Case in Situational Ethics By Mel-Thomas Rothwell
07 Magazines and Coffee Tables By Berniece Roer Neal
08 Memphis: It Can't Happen Here By Jacklyn W. Shockley
09 When a Nation Remembers God in Crisis By Hardy C. Powers
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 Use Them, or Lose Them By Hugh C. Benner
14 Campus Commentary By Willis Snowbarger

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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Ted E. Martin
Paul T. Culbertson
Mabel C. Quadlin
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Harold F. Bell
Vernon T. Groves
Willis E. Snowbarger
Milo L. Arnold
Anonymous
Berniece Roer Neal
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Albert J. Lown
A blue-tinted photo of flowers.

02 It's Alive! By General Superintendent Young
03 A Hope for Holiness Church Unity By T. E. Martin
05 Spiritual Lessons on the Way to Serendip By Paul T. Culbertson
06 Does Our Light Really Shine? By Mrs. Mabel C. Quadlin
07 Index of the Sanctified Life By J. Walter Hall, Jr
08 The Wonder of It All By Harold F. Bell
09 The Value of a Child By Vernon T. Groves
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 Campus Commentary By Willis Snowbarger
13 Pro/Con: Letters to the Editor

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Herald of Holiness - May 22, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Robert E. Speer
Hardy C. Powers
Willis E. Snowbarger
Brian L. Farmer
Wesley D. Tracy
C. Neil Strait
Kenneth Vogt
M. Harold Daniels
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A quote from Robert E. Speer.

01 Quote from Robert E. Speer
02 Fling Away Ambitions By General Superintendent Powers
03 Can the Holiness Message Penetrate the University Campus? By Willis E. Snowbarger
05 A Plum in His Mouth By Brian L. Farmer
06 Must Self Die Too? By Wesley D. Tracy
07 Pen Points: I Quit By C. Neil Strait
08 This is the Church! By Kenneth Vogt
09 Where Did You Learn the Most? By M. Harold Daniels
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 On Being a Whole Person: The Search for Inner Peace By John S. Noftle

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Herald of Holiness - November 20, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Ivan Beals
Jessie W. Finks
C. William Fisher
Ovella Satre Shafer
Katherine Bevis
J. Fred Parker
Elva McAllaster
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
Sun shining over mountains, trees, and a lake.

02 The Days of the Christian By General Superintendent Lewis
03 Whom Do We Thank? By Ivan A. Beals
04 "In the Beginning God" By Jessie Whiteside Finks
05 God Is Able...in Times of Sorrow By William Fisher
06 Thank You, Lord! By Ovella Satre Shafer
07 Hinges on the Doors of Heaven! By Katherine Bevis
08 R.N.--Radiant Nazarene By J. Fred Parker
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser
11 “In the Year That King Uzziah Died” By Elva McAllister
12 Thanksgiving 1968
14 Campus Commentary By Willis Snowbarger

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Herald of Holiness - November 6, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Jack Jones
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Milo L. Arnold
John H. Cotner
Loy Williams
Morris Chalfant
Earl D. Hyatt
George Privett
Peggy King
Willis E. Snowbarger
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
Birch trees with bare branches.

02 Those Who Serve Their Country By General Superintendent Lawlor
03 The Other Pharisee By Jack Jones
04 In God's Time By Kathryn Blackburn Peck
04 Pen Points: You Can't Hire Your Eating Done By Milo L. Arnold
05 Helps to Holy Living: No Provision for the Flesh By John Cotner
06 “As If He Had All Eternity” By Loy Williams
07 When Did You Last Try? By Morris Chalfant
08 Coin-O-Matic Religion By Earl D. Hyatt
09 It Took a Miracle By George Privett
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - October 16, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
James Blaine Chapman
Orville Jenkins
Milo L. Arnold
Frank G. Carver
George L. Smith
C. William Fisher
John Wallace Ames
Ovella Satre Shafer
Ismael E. Amaya
Gerard Reed
Howard H. (Howard Harley) Hamlin
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A long quote from JB Chapman

01 The Ministry of Silence By J. B. Chapman
02 Genuine Thanksgiving By General Superintendent Jenkins
03 Unadulterated Marriage By Milo L. Arnold
04 Pen Points: The Superior Righteousness By Frank G. Carver
04 The Single Eye By George L. Smith
05 God Is Able... in Times of Trouble By William Fisher
06 "It Came to Pass" By John W. Ames
07 Music Memoette By Ovella Satre Shafer
08 Helps to Holy Living: I Believe in Progressive Sanctification By Ismael E. Amaya
09 Solitude: A Neglected Dimension By Gerard Reed

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Herald of Holiness - October 2, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Hal M. von Stein
Milo L. Arnold
G. Aiken Taylor
Cecil R. Paul
James V. Wilbanks
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A green-tinted photo of a rose plant: the leaf with dew drops in focus and a blossom out of focus in the background.

02 On Thinking Big By General Superintendent Stowe
03 Ideas New and Old By Hal M. von Stein
04 Pen Points: I Want to Understand By Milo L. Arnold
05 The Ecumenical Movement: What It Is— Where It Is Going By G. Aiken Taylor
08 Helps to Holy Living: The Call to Social Holiness By Cecil R. Paul
09 About Birds and Church Work By J. V. Wilbanks
10 Editorially Speaking By W.T. Purkiser
12 Nazarene Writers' Conference
14 Campus Commentary By Dr. Willis Snowbarger
15 The Book Corner
15 Pro/Con: Letters to the Editor

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