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 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 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 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
Yvan 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 - 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 - 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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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
C. Neil Strait
Yvan Beals
William Folprecht
Jean Purcell
Wendell Wellman
Bob Woodruff
William Goodman
Jay Harold Keiser
Nina Beegle
John F. Hay
Arnold E. Airhart
Ron Jordan
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
The Statue of Liberty against a clear blue sky.
The Statue of Liberty

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Realigning our Priorities, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 The Potential for Commitment, C. Neil Strait
4 Letters
5 Liberty and God’s Word – For All Mankind, Ivan A. Beals
6 God is on the Night Shift!, William Folprecht
8 No Place to Call Home, Jean Purcell
10 She Received Her Prayer Language, Wendell Wellman
11 Holiness in Action, Bob Woodruff
12 An Aids Victim Saved, William Goodman
13 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Jay Harold Keiser
14 Church Planter Extraordinaire, Nina Beegle

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
J. Michael Curry
Stephen M. Miller
Sam Stearman
Betty Howard
Wes Allard
Stan Meek
Terrell Earnest
Joyce Hughes
Ann Womack Lundberg
Jaime Kratz
Ray Hendrix
Raymond C. Kratzer
Gerard Reed
John A. Knight
Stan Ingersol
A. Brent Cobb
Mack Armstrong
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Elna Rogers Worts
A young boy standing on a fence rail by his father who is pointing to something exciting off frame.
A Father's Reflections on a Miscarriage/ When Father Punished Me/ Still Healed/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 “For This Child I Prayed...”, J. Michael Curry
5 When Father Punished Me, Mary E. Latham
6 A Father’s Reflections on a Miscarriage, Stephen M. Miller
7 A Christian Father, Sam Stearman
8 My Caravan Journey of Obedience, Betty Howard
9 Laid Off, Wes Allard
10 The River of God Runs Full, Stan Meek
12 Give an Offering from What You Have, Terrell Earnest
14 Still Healed, Joyce Hughes
15 Beauty for Ashes, Ann Womack Lundberg
16 The High Price of Building Tall, Jaime Kratz, Sr.

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Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1987

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
C. Neil Strait
Alton Hacker
Robert E. Maner
Mervel A. Lunn
Steven Doerr
David F. Nixon
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Nina Beegle
Mary K. Hughes
Roy Stults
Glen L. Van Dyne
Carole L. Spengler
Connie Unknown
A stained glass window of Jesus praying.
Thanks! See page 34.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Lenten Season and Revival, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 The Cost of Neglect, C. Neil Strait
3 Keep Me Tuned – A Prayer, Alton Hacker
4 Letters
5 The Dirty Dozen, Robert E. Maner
6 A Tribute to M. A. “Bud” Lunn, Board of General Superintendents
7 Tributes to “Bud”
9 Losing the Focus, Steven Doerr
10 Do Something with your Hands, David F. Nixon
11 O Kindle a Love, Alice Hansche Mortenson
11 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Nina E. Beegle
12 40 is just Beginning, Mary K. Hughes

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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
C. Dale German
Carolyn Merrifield Eliseuson
Albert J. Lown
Nadine Luoma
G. Roger Schoenhals
Stan Ingersol
Richard S. Taylor
Donna Fillmore
Dorothy I. Baird
David Constable
Barbara J. Jones
Lois Blanchard Eades
Terri Cobb
Jack Conn
Barbara Malliett
Jesus ascending into heaven with clouds in the background
"This same Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will so come in like manner as you saw Him go into heaven." Acts 1:11b, NKJV

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Worship and the Authority of Jesus, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 Matthew, C. Dale German
4 Letters
5 Chipping Away, Carolyn J. Merrifield
6 The Humanity of Jesus, Albert J. Lown
7 My Prayer (a Poem), Nadine Luoma
8 How to Have a Great Vacation, G. Roger Schoenhals
9 Nazarene Roots: Charles McConnell’s Journalism and the Realities of Faith, Stan Ingersol
10 What is Wrong with the Occult?, Richard S. Taylor
11 “Because You Gave…”, Donna Fillmore
12 Sharing God’s Love, Dorothy I. Baird

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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
Robert E. Maner
Albert F. Harper
Albert J. Lown
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Karl Giberson
Mark Graham
Joyce A. Chandler
Paul A. McCoy
Richard A. Miller
Floyd Mager
John A. Knight
Al Truesdale
Carol Zurcher
Stan Ingersol
Ron DeWitt
A picture of Albrecht Durer's Praying Hands with wheat on top of it.
A Second Look at Thanksgiving/ I Give Because I Love/ Thank You, God! Even Now!/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 A Second Look at Thanksgiving, Robert E. Maner
5 I Give Because I Love, Albert F. Harper
6 Last of All, Albert J. Lown
7 Thank You, God! Even Now!, Ruth Wood Vaughn
12 Trustees of the Truth, Karl Giberson
14 “Big Apple” Offers Big Challenge for Thrust to New York City, Mark Graham

POEMS
5 A Time of Thanksgiving, Joyce A. Chandler
9 I’m Terminal, Paul A. McCoy
10 With the Rose of Sharon, Richard A. Miller
13 Heavenly Splendor, Floyd Mager

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Herald of Holiness - October 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
George S. Halliwell
Bob Eveland
Dana Dunmyer
Michael Christensen
Ernest C. Lewis
Daniel M. Bixler
Martha "Pi" Randall
Pat Verbal
Frances Simpson
Evelyn Smith
Ann E. Gaines
Allen A. Bennett
John A. Wright
Jessie Willmott
Roy J. Wilkins
They Met the Savior is lit up in lights. The caption "Transformed Lives" is in rainbow text underneath.
They Met the Savior -- Transformed Lives

ARTICLES:
2 The Communicating God, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
4 Unshackled!, George S. Halliwell
6 Invaded!, Bob Eveland as told to Dana Dunmyer
8 To Die in Peace, Michael J. Christensen
11 A Song in the Night, Ernest C. Lewis
14 Our Marriage Was Saved, Daniel M. Bixler
16 Pi’s Story – A Home At Last, Pi Randall
18 The Night the “Jones Boys” Came to Church, Pat Verbal
20 Outstanding Handicapped Citizen, Frances Simpson
22 Voodoo in the Nation’s Capital?, Evelyn Smith
24 I Ran For My Life, Ann E. Gaines

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Herald of Holiness - October 1, 1989

Wesley Tracy
Al Truesdale
Lillith Hofstedder
Bonnie J. Perry
Mark Graham
Tim White
Rebecca Laird
Reuben Welch
E. Dee Freeborn
John A. Knight
Dorothy Tarrant
Morris A. Weigelt
William E. McCumber
Stan Ingersol
The Holy Bible with a TV Guide, a remote, and candy on top.
Julie Gaylord--Television and Holy Living/ Seven Myths about Television/ 10 Commandments for TV/ Latchkey Love

FEATURE ARTICLES
6 Life on the Boundary with Lois Smith, Albert Truesdale
16 Julie Gaylord Talks about Television and the Christian Life, Wesley Tracy
21 Television and the Disappearance of Childhood, Lillith Hofstedder
22 She’s Married, with Children, Bonnie Perry
23 A Preacher Who Is Making a Difference, Mark Graham
24 Ten Commandments for Television, Tim White
27 Test Pattern
29 Latchkey Love, Mark Graham

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Herald of Holiness - October 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
John W. May
Bill M. Sullivan
Gordon Chilvers
Linda K. Mowery
Ann E. Gaines
Steve Cooley
M. H. Rozzell
Benneth Dudney
Herbert McGonigle
Geraldine Nicholas
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Verla A. Mooth
James D. Hamilton
Ernie Gray
The skyline of Chicago in the 1980s with Lake Michigan with many sailboats anchored.
Chicago Skyline; Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry/ Thrust to the Cities, Chicago '86

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Thanksgiving Tradition, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 Hazards to Holy Living, John W. May
4 Letters
5 Chicago, O Chicago, Bill M. Sullivan
6 His Prayer Is Always Effective, Gordon Chilvers
7 He Is Here! (a Poem), Linda Kay Mowery
8 Shocked At 62, Ann E. Gaines
9 Nazarene Roots: The Call of Susan Fitkin, Steve Cooley
10 How Soon Will Christ Return?, M. H. Rozzell
11 “Because You Gave…”, Publications International
12 Ablaze For God – “Good Mr. Grimshaw”, Herbert McGonigle

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Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1987

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
Billie Harvey
David F. Nixon
Mary B. Fowler
Joyce Roner
C. Dale German
Thelma Chandler
George Nichols
J. Kenneth Grider
C. Neil Strait
Dennis W. Madtes
Freeman Hodgins
Bruce W. Carpenter
Byron H. Maybury
G. Roger Schoenhals
Lynda T. Boardman
Ron Jordan
A torch with a flame with the words Life High the Torch and the base of the torch form the T of the word Torch.
Fall Sunday School Emphasis/ Lift High the Torch/ I press onward to the goal to win the prize. Philippians 3:14 NIV/ September 20-October 5

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Generic Christians, General Superintendent: John A. Knight
3 An Understanding with God, Billie Harvey
4 Letters
5 Paying Your Dues, David F. Nixon
6 Mystery (a Poem), Mary B. Fowler
6 A Businessman’s Mission to Brazil, Joyce Roner
8 the Heroic Local Church, C. Dale German
9 Your Money or your Life, Thelma Chandler
10 You Can Help Prevent Suicides, George Nichols
11 I’m Still Astounded, J. Kenneth Grider
12 The Motives of Stewardship, C. Neil Strait
13 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Dennis W. Madtes

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Language: Español

El Amor Más Excelente

John A. Knight
El Amor Más Excelente
El Amor Más Excelente

Como pastores y líderes laicos, debemos equiparnos para compartir las buenas nuevas de salvación y la realización personal de un estilo de vida santo basado en la Biblia.

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