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. (Voyle 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 16, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
James H., Jr. Jackson
Ralph Earle
Rosemary Lee
C. William Fisher
John A. Wright
John S., Jr., Noftle
Willis E. Snowbarger
William E. McCumber
Gene R. Dunaway
A green-tinted photo of an aerial view looking east over the campus of Olivet Nazarene University.

02 Talk About Being Relevant! By General Superintendent Coulter

03 The Church and Its Youth: A Crisis of Alienation By James H. Jackson, Jr.

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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 2, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Philip N. Metcalfe
Aarlie J. Hull
Vernon T. Groves
Ovella Satre Shafer
John B. Nielson
Jean Leathers Phillips
Roy G. Codding
Ross Hayslip
J. Melton Thomas
Willis E. Snowbarger
S. W. Marais
Willis E. Snowbarger
William E. McCumber
George L. Smith
A red and black painting of Christ crucified.
"His life a ransom" Mark 10:45

02 The Glory of the Empty Tomb By General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Easter: Ghost Story or Gaping Tomb? By Philip N. Metcalfe

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Herald of Holiness - April 2, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Philip N. Metcalfe
Aarlie J. Hull
Vernon T. Groves
Ovella Satre Shafer
John B. Nielson
Jean Leathers Phillips
Roy G. Codding
Ross Hayslip
J. Melton Thomas
Willis E. Snowbarger
S. W. Marais
Willis E. Snowbarger
William E. McCumber
George L. Smith
A red and black painting of Christ crucified.
"His life a ransom" Mark 10:45

02 The Glory of the Empty Tomb By General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Easter: Ghost Story or Gaping Tomb? By Philip N. Metcalfe

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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
Gloria Willingham
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

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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 - April 5, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Ponder W. Gilliland
H. Orton Wiley
R. T. (Roy Tilman) Williams
James Blaine Chapman
Willis E. Snowbarger
John H. Cotner
W. Shelburne Brown
Norman B. Rohrer
Barbara C. Finch
A. Elwood Sanner
A young woman closely examining the layout of a magazine

02 We March to a Million By General Superintendent Williamson

03 Helps to Holy Living: When I Was a Child By Ponder W. Gilliland

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Herald of Holiness - April 8, 1970

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Willis E. Snowbarger
J. George Taylorson
Esther Uerkvitz
Earl G. Lee
Stephen W. Nease
Ross Hayslip
Claude L. Chilton
G. Edwin Lint
John Wallace Ames
H. Orton Wiley
John A. Knight
G. Franklin Allee
A budding tree and a quote from P.F. Bresee.
All branches of knowledge, God helping us, we purpose to teach to men and women, that they may be at this best advantage for God. --P. F. Bresee September 2, 1915.

02 Coldhearted Sins By General Superintendent Young

03 The Affirming College By Willis E. Snowbarger

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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 24, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Michael Hutchens
Alice Hansche Mortenson
June K. Caldwell
Milo L. Arnold
Willis E. Snowbarger
John M. Drescher
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Hilma Phillips Bouck
Jean Hogan Dudley
William E. McCumber
Louis Schaap
An open Bible with glasses laying on top.
For the life was manifested, and we have seen it, and bear witness, and shew unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us. —I JOHN 1:2

02 He Came Too Soon By General Superintendent Jenkins

03 “A Peaceful Christmas This Year?” By Michael Hutchens

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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 - December 6, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
G. Franklin Allee
William Goodman
Milo L. Arnold
Robert H. Scott
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ron Fry
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Elden Rawlings
Paul T. Culbertson
Willis E. Snowbarger
A. Elwood Sanner
A collage: a line drawing of a cityscape, a Bible, a business man juxtaposed in the hand of another man.

02 The Bible-the Great Disturber By General Superintendent Coulter

03 Traveling in Circle By G. Franklin Allee

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Herald of Holiness - February 19, 1969

Orville Jenkins
Leslie Parrott
C. William Fisher
Milo L. Arnold
C. Paul Gray
Mary Lou Ricketts
Nina Walter
Willis E. Snowbarger
William E. McCumber
A pink-tinted photo of the Washington Memorial with a cherry blossom tree blooming in the foreground.
"Religion and morality lead to political prosperity." --George Washington Farewell Address September 19, 1796

02 More Than Halfhearted By General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Anatomy of a Rumor By Leslie Parrott

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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 - February 5, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Oscar F. Reed
Milo L. Arnold
Ross E. Price
Arnold E. Airhart
Aarlie J. Hull
Louis A. Bouck
Eva J. Cummings
B. F. Haynes
Willis E. Snowbarger
William E. McCumber
A blue-tinted photo of a snowy scene with a farm at the bottom of a hillside and cows grazing in the foreground.

02 Holiness and Youth By General Superintendent Lawlor

03 A Great Church or a Great Lord! By Oscar F. Reed

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