John A. Knight

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All Loves Excelling: Proclaiming Our Wesleyan Heritage

John A. Knight
All Loves Excelling

As pastors and lay leaders, we must equip ourselves to share the "good news" of salvation and the personal fulfillment of a biblically based holy lifestyle.

 

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Beacon Bible Expositions, Volume 9: Philippians Colossians Philemon

John A. Knight
Beacon Bible Expositions, Vol. 9 Cover
Beacon Bible Expositions, Vol. 9 Cover

A 12-volume devotional resource on the New Testament designed to provide a systematic Bible study aid for individuals, teachers, and pastors. Includes complete King James Version (KVG) text. Cloth with jacket.

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Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Eugene L. Stowe
William E. McCumber
Leslie Parrott
Edward S. Mann
Bonnie Monson
Kenneth H. Pearsall
Donald Irwin
Charles D. Mosher
Ivan Beals
Alex Deasley
Gerard Reed
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Jerry Hull
Aarlie J. Hull
Robert L. Chason
A vignette of a diploma, a graduation cap, an hourglass on two books, and greenery and red carnations.

02 The Cross—God’s Ultimate Answer by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 The Man Against Others by W. E. McCumber
04 Faith and Learning in a Secular World by Leslie Parrott
06 Our Treasured Heritage of Nazarene Higher Education by Edward S. Mann
08 Lord, Could We Talk for a While? By Bonnie Monson
09 Freedom of Choice by Kenneth H. Pearsall
10 The "Low Cost" of Education by Donald Irwin
10 Profit by Charles D. Mosher
11 Rightful Ownership by Ivan A. Beals
12 The Three Tenses of Salvation by A. R. G. Deasley

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Gene Chambers
Kathleen Cory
Wanda Lang
C. Neil Strait
Paul H. Hetrick
Morris Chalfant
Alma Floyd
Clare St. John
Harold William Reed
C. Dale German
Albert J. Lown
Mervel A. Lunn
Edward F. Cox
Hal M. von Stein
Gary W. Davis
James Dobson
Douglas Bradford
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Dorothy K. Coburn
Ovella Satre Shafer
Pauline E. Spray
Garland Johnson
A cross and easter lilies silhouetted against a blue white sky.

02 The Resurrection—The Heart of Our Faith by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Dusty Feet And Sinful Pride by Gene Chambers
04 The Only Man-Made Things in Heaven by Kathleen Cory
04 The Work is Done by Wanda Lang
04 God’s Response to Good Friday by C. Neil Strait
05 No "Pay Back" at the Cross by Paul H. Hetrick
06 Clairol Christians by Morris Chalfant
06 It Will Return by Alma Floyd
07 The Uncovered Path by Clare St. John
08 This I Believe by Harold W. Reed
09 Pass It On by C. Dale German

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1982

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Bill Draper
Harold I. Smith
Hugh Rae
Kenneth H. Pearsall
R. Curtis Smith
John A. Knight
Stephen W. Nease
Leslie Parrott
Homer J. Adams
Neil Hightower
Steve Cooley
Terrell C., Jr. Sanders
Audre Pitts
Leonard S. Oliver
William J. Prince
Leon Seager
A red brick church with a white steeple framed by tree with people walking up to it.
Photo ID: Quincy, Massachusetts Wollaston Church Nazarene College Day April 25

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Church and the College, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 He Taught Me With His Tears, Bill Draper
3 My Tears (a poem), Harold Ivan Smith
4 Letters
5 Holy Influence, Hugh Rae
6 Our Unique Colleges, Kenneth H. Pearsall
7 Old Stubs, R. Curtis Smith
8 Is the Tail Wagging?, John A. Knight
9 Of Mud Pies and Motor Mechanics: A Meditation on Phillipians 1:3-11 (NIV), Stephen W. Nease
10 The Right of Return, Leslie Parrott
11 Helping the Preacher Preach, Homer J. Adams

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Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
William J. Strickland
Wesley D. Tracy
Gordon Wetmore
Hugh Rae
Stan Ingersol
Homer J. Adams
Beth Sharpton
Nina Beegle
Jim L Bond
John M. Nielson
Carlton Hansen
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Neil Hightower
Allen A. Bennett
Mack Armstrong
Three pictures: 4 college students studying in a library; A Bible and bible study book; A man writing on a clipboard.
Nazarene College Day - April 27

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Nazarene Higher Education – Means to Ministry, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 What is a Christian College?, William J. Strickland
4 Letters
5 State of the Colleges: An Interview with Mark R. Moore, Wesley Tracy
6 Reflections of a Wise and Wealthy Man, Gordon Wetmore
8 God’s Sustaining Promise, Hugh Rae
9 Nazarene Roots: Source Books of a True Education, Stan Ingersol
10 Great Souls; Great Teachers, Homer J. Adams
10 Blooming (a Poem), Beth Sharpton
12 Weekends Not Lost, Nina 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 - August 1, 1976

John A. Knight
V. H. Lewis
Howard D. Hopkins
David J. Tarrant
Ruby Erickson
Hugh Rae
Joyce Henning
T. W. Schofield
Norman R. Oke
Paul R. Martin
Alice Hansche Mortenson
James Dobson
Ross Hayslip
Carlton Hansen
Albert J. Lown
Theodore Esselstyn
Pauline E. Spray
Robert E. Maner
The Thames River with Big Ben lit up at night.
British Isles Issue

02 The Holy Scriptures by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 With His Stripes We Are Healed by Howard D. Hopkins
04 Revival—British Isles Nazarenes Prepare for Its Coming! by David J. Tarrant
05 The Masterpiece by Ruby Erickson
06 British Isles Nazarene College—Linking Tradition to Tomorrow by Hugh Rae
06 Alone With God by Joyce Henning
07 British Nazarenes—Alive and Well in the Land of Wesley by Thomas W. Schofield
08 A Living Sacrifice by Norman R. Oke
08 The Fountain of Obedience by Paul Martin

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Herald of Holiness - August 13, 1975

John A. Knight
V. H. Lewis
Clare St. John
Oscar F. Reed
Keith B. Vennum
Donald W. Hall
Joseph H. Mayfield
Leah Whitcanack Smith
C. William Fisher
Claudene Little
Nancy Zumwalt
Randal Earl Denny
Mary E. Latham
Flora Smith
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Morris Chalfant
Laura Mae Douglass
Steve Weber
A mountain and evergreen trees behind a lake with trees framing the foreground.
Photo ID: Mount Teewinot and Jenny Lake, Grand Teton National Park

02 Things Are Where God Placed Them by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 The Badge of Discipleship by Clare St. John
04 The Total and Exclusive Claim of Christ by Oscar F. Reed
06 What Happens When You "Light Up?" by Keith B. Vennum, M.D.
07 Goodness Requires Continuous Cleansing by Don W. Hall
08 "Touch Me Not!" by J.H. Mayfield
09 Faith that Moved my Mountain by Leah Whitcanack Smith
10 How to Spot the Phonies by C. William Fisher
11 On Giving and Receiving by Claudene Little

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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Clare St. John
Cynthia Furbee
Melvin Shrout
Charles E. Baldwin
Mary E. Latham
Bertha Munro
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Ethel King Dickerman
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Harold William Reed
Ruth M. Uphaus
Paul R. Martin
Dean Wessels
Bonnie Rosebrough
Aarlie J. Hull
Mrs. Marvin Smith
A pipevine swallowtail butterfly on a white flower.
Photo ID: Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly

02 Christian Holiness and Daily Living by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Temporary Occupancy by Clare St. John
03 Only God Knows by Cynthia Furbee
04 The New Thing For Older People by Melvin Shrout
06 Divine Love: Holiness In Action by Charles E. Baldwin
07 Does The Church Really Care About People? By Mary E. Latham
08 The Listening Habit by Bertha Munro
09 The Best Is Yet to Come! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 The Path of the Just by Ethel Dickerman
11 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait

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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Elaine Cunningham
J. Paul Brown
Elizabeth Vennum
Dennis L. Apple
Gary Sivewright
Stan Ingersol
Mabel P. Adamson
William D. Reid
Sharon Sheppard
John A. Knight
Nina Beegle
David F. Nixon
Marcia Lee Krugh
Marilyn L. Christmore
Lake Rotoaira, New Zealand with mountains and a blue sky with clouds in the background and trees and rushes in the foreground.
Photo ID: Lake Rotoaira, New Zealand

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Sin of Trying too Hard, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 A Great Investment, J. Walter Hall, Jr.
4 Letters
5 A Snake in his Pocket, Elaine Cunningham
5 Tears (a Poem), J. Paul Brown
6 Alabaster is More, Elizabeth Vennum
7 “Because You Gave…”, Dennis Apple
8 A Little Bit of Old, Gary Sivewright
9 Nazarene Roots: The Formation of an Effective Preacher, Stan Ingersol
10 One-in-a-Million Family, Mabel P. Adamson
13 Emergency Application, William D. Reid

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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
Curt Bowers
Dale D. Hatfield
C. H. Tazelaar
William H. Bridges
Ivan Beals
Albert J. Lown
John F. Hay
Jerry McCant
Cindy L. Briggs
Nina Beegle
Jo Harvey
Morris Chalfant
George Privett
Joyce A. Chandler
John A. Knight
Robert Hudson
Albert L. Gamble
Three chaplains in a row receding to the background
Chaplains in Ministry/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 Where Are Your Sons And Daughters?, Curt Bowers
5 God’s Word Behind Bars, Dale D. Hatfield
6 Rescue on Delaware Bay, C. H. Tazelaar
7 The Door to The General’s Heart, William H. Bridges
8 The Truth about a Big Lie, Ivan A. Beals
10 Self-Help, Albert Lown
12 Excuses, Excuses, Excuses, John F. Hay
13 Power Perfected In Weakness, Jerry W. Mccant
14 Jennifer’s Story, Cindy L. Briggs
18 God’s Fireman, Nina E. Beegle
19 I Took Jesus to a Reunion, Jo Harvey

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Herald of Holiness - August 27, 1975

John A. Knight
Edward Lawlor
Ivan Beals
Carl N. Hall
C. Neil Strait
Richard E. Howard
Jerry Baker
Theodore W. Willingham
Barbara Parham
Alma Floyd
Albert J. Lown
George E. Riddle
Stephen J. Rieder
Emily B. Moore
Donald W. Hall
Vernon L. Wilcox
Aarlie J. Hull
Willis R. Scott
A golden sunset fading into a pink sky over water with tall spindly trees silhouetted in the foreground.
Photo ID: Sunset on Monterey Bay; Pacific Grove, California.

02 Worldliness and the Christian by General Superintendent Edward Lawlor
03 The Vanity of Other Gods by Ivan A. Beals
04 Problems by Carl N. Hall
05 Of Monkeys and Men by C. Neil Strait
06 Switching Chickens by R.E. Howard
07 How Great Is God! by Jerry Baker
08 God Is Under Obligation to Me by T.W. Willingham
09 The Divine Loan by Barbara Parham
09 Leave it to God by Alma Floyd
10 A Saving Look by Albert J. Lown
11 The Cross in My Heart by George E. Riddle

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Herald of Holiness - December 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
Charles Hastings Smith
Jerry McCant
Geraldine Nicholas
Wanda Milner Winburn
Stephen Manley
Stan Ingersol
Ray Hendrix
Alice Cameron Bostrom
Michael R. Gentry
Leita Twyeffort
Eddie Cairns
Jerry Kester
Vivian Stewart
Faith C. Hopkins
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Richard E. Howard
Dellora West
William Goodman
Evelyn Gladding
Christmas lights on buildings with interesting roof lines (towers, arches, steeples).
"The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light..." Isaiah 9:2, RSV/ I.D. Kansas City Country Club Plaza Christmas Lights

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Unspeakable Gift, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 It All Started in a Manger, Charles Hastings Smith
4 Letters
5 From the Manger to the Cross, Jerry McCant
6 The Gift (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
6 I Found New Meaning in Christmas, Wanda Milner Winburn
8 Obedience, Stephen L. Manley
9 Nazarene Roots: Called Not of Men but of God, Stan Ingersol
10 Let’s Go to the Ivory Coast! Where?, Ray Hendrix
10 This Miracle of Birth (a Poem), Alice Cameron Bostrom

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Herald of Holiness - December 17, 1975

John A. Knight
Eugene L. Stowe
Mary E. Latham
Anne M. Beegle
Linda K. Mowery
Larry Finger
C. Neil Strait
Millard Reed
Malcolm M. Cunningham
Earl C. Wolf
Morris Chalfant
Albert J. Lown
Paul R. Martin
C. Dale German
Ovella Satre Shafer
Leora Windoffer Legacy
Laura Mae Douglass
E. E. Wordsworth
Red poinsettias surround an image of the town of Bethlehem with the Christmas star shining down on it.

02 Whose Child is This? by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 Christmas and "Old Corn Bread" by Mary E. Latham
04 His Name is Jesus by Anne M. Beegle
05 Peace by Linda Mowery
06 Where Can I Find Christmas? by Larry Finger
07 We Have Come to Worship by C. Neil Strait
08 A Phony King is Dead by Millard Reed
09 Where Freedom Reigns by Malcolm Cunningham
10 What Shall I Give Him? by Earl C. Wolf
11 The Forgotten Hero of Christmas by Morris Chalfant
12 What Does Christmas Mean? by Albert J. Lown

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Herald of Holiness - December 3, 1975

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Daniel Webster
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
David F. Nixon
Dorothy K. Coburn
Jerry McCant
Nina Walter
Gleason Hawn
Alma Floyd
J. Fred Parker
Glenn E. Sadler
Morris A. Weigelt
Richard S. Barnett
Aarlie J. Hull
Terry T. Maloney
A collage of the Bible and Nazarene publications on an illustration
Books & Bible Issue The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever. Isaiah 40:8

02 The Power of Pentecost by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Quotation by Daniel Webster
04 The Power of the Printed Page by W.T. Purkiser
06 A Word-Centered Faith by David F. Nixon
07 A Lesson From a Wise Little Squirrel by Dorothy Coburn
08 What the Bible Teaches by Jerry W. McCant
09 Love and Duty by Nina Willis Walter
09 Lord, Give Me Something Real! by Gleason Hawn
10 The Cure for Anxiety by Alma Floyd
11 Bring Me the Books by Fred Parker
12 Good Words for thet Young by Glenn E. Sadler

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Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1976

John A. Knight
V. H. Lewis
Kathleen A. Joyce
Carl S. McClain
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Willard H. Taylor
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ivan Beals
Robert L. Sawyer
Paul Orjala
Harold DeMott
Morris A. Weigelt
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Aarlie J. Hull
Glen Buckmaster
The main entrance of Nazarene Theological Seminary with three inset circles of students studying and attending classes.
Photo ID: Nazarene Theological Seminary

02 Man’s Moral Dimensions by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 Seminary? By Kathleen A. Joyce
04 When Elisha Went Away to Seminary by Carl S. McClain
05 Ambassadors for Jesus by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 The Word Is Out! by Willard H. Taylor
08 A Place To Put Things Together by Charles Shaver
09 Visitors by Pearl Burnside McKinney
10 Lord of Life by Ivan A. Beals
11 Thinking Realistically About Life by Robert L. Sawyer
12 Missionlogy At the Seminary by Paul R. Orjala
13 Fix It Now by Harold DeMott

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Edward Lawlor
William Goodman
Peggy Sue Fogg
Eleanor W. Cunningham
Mary Brawner
Frank G. Carver
Frances Simpson
James Dobson
Leonard C. Johnson
Harold William Reed
Paul Bassett
Neil Wiseman
Dennis W. Foor
Merril S. William
Laura Forinash
Pauline E. Spray
Barbara C. Huse
A collage: children in church, a smiling woman, a cross, people painting on scaffold, a church front, a family at church.
The Year of the New Church

02 Lord, Teach us to Pray by General Superintendent Edward Lawlor
03 Where Have All the Missionaries Gone? By William Goodman
03 The Master’s Plan by Peggy Sue Fogg
04 The Benefits of Brokenness by Eleanor W. Cunningham
05 Our Years by Mary Brawner
06 The Holy Spirit and Prayer by Frank G. Carver
07 Spiritual Therapy by Frances Simpson
08 Focus on the Family by James C. Dobson
09 "Whatever He Says to You, Do It" by Leonard C. Johnson
10 This I Believe by Harold W. Reed

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Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
Judy Hicks
Marilyn L. Christmore
Jerry McCant
Phoebe Bell Honig
G. Weatherley
Stan Ingersol
Daniel L. Hull
Gaymon Bennett
Rick Skeen
Sue Skeen
Martha Jesson
Bessie Trout
Nina Beegle
Rose Marie Gray
Hubert Helling
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Elbert Isley
A rocky shoreline with a lighthouse and other building in the background.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Jesus – “Helper” or Sovereign Lord?, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 So Poor, So Rich, Judy Hicks
4 Letters
5 The Invisible Sign, Marilyn L. Christmore
6 Learning to Forgive, Jerry W. McCant
7 Gone, Phoebe Bell Honig
8 Caring Can Change Life, G. Weatherley
9 Nazarene Roots: Foe of Sectarian Holiness, Stan Ingersol
10 God’s New Roof, Daniel L. Hull
11 Evening Psalm (a Poem), Gaymon Bennett
11 “Because You Gave…”, Rick and Sue Skeen
12 A Lesson in Witnessing, Martha Jesson

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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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