J. V. Wilbanks

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 13, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Fred Wenger
Mary E. Latham
Louis A. Bouck
Dallas D. Mucci
J. V. Wilbanks
Leslie Parrott
Fletcher Galloway
Bettie Bierderman
Wendell Wellman
A school-aged girl smiling at the camera.
My Husband Was on the "Thresher" (See page 14.) V.B.S.: Can It Survive? (See page 4.)

02 They Say, And Do Not by General Superintendent Coulter 03 Mountain Movers by Fred Wenger 04 V.B.S.: Can It Survive? by Mary E. Latham 06 “Power From A Different Source” by Louis A. Bouck 08 Drinking is the Church’s Problem Too? by Dallas D. Mucci 09 A Prophetic “Fix” On Isreal by J. V. Wilbanks 10 Toward Abundant Living: The Therapy of God by Leslie Parrott 10 International Laymen’s Conference on Evangelism 11 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

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Herald of Holiness - August 1, 1979

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Charles Ludwig
Jack M. Scharn
Richard Spindle
William Goodman
Victor D. Sutch
Neil Hightower
J. V. Wilbanks
Edna Moore Schultz
Leslie Parrott
Wil M. Spaite
Loren W. Gould
Charles Hastings Smith
Lyle P. Flinner
Fred Holliman
Dorothy Boone Kidney
E. E. Wordsworth
Deborah Brown
Betty McLaughlin
The sun over the water turning everything golden.
"The Mighty One, God. the Lord, has spoken, and summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting" (Psalm 50:1, NASB).

2 THE INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE by Eugene L. Stowe
3 SERENITY by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
4 MAKE IT PLAIN by Charles Ludwig
5 GOOD DAYS by Jack Scharn
6 I BELIEVE IN SUNDAY SCHOOL PROMOTION by Richard Spindle
7 A CHRISTIAN CONCERN ABOUT ALCOHOL by William Goodman
8 THE CHAIN REACTION by Victor D. Sutch
9 THE RHYTHM OF PRAYER by Neil E. Hightower
10 THE DEVIL’S “IF” by J. V. Wilbanks
10 GOD MADE THE TREE by Edna Moore Schultz
11 Book Briefs: EASY TO LIVE WITH by Leslie Parrott; Reviewed by Wil M. Spaite

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Herald of Holiness - August 11, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
J. V. Wilbanks
Enola Chamberlain
Jean Leathers Phillips
Milo L. Arnold
Ovella Satre Shafer
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Jack M. Scharn
W. M. Dorough
Sylvan F. Starks
David L. Fletcher
Delbert T. Morse
James Shrider
J. Donald Nicholas
(Left) A giant stone sculpture in the shape of a mound; (Right) leaves with sharp shadows.
Stone Mountain Sculpture near Atlanta, Georgia; Georgia District Church of the Nazarene; Bible Quiz on Trees See Page 6.

02 Christian Separation by General Superintendent Williamson
03 The Certainties of True Religion by J. V. Wilbanks
04 Prayer by Enola Chamberlin
04 By Any Other Name by Jean Leathers Phillips
05 Moses and the Snake by Milo L. Arnold
06 Bible Quiz on Threes by Ovella Satre Shafer
07 “In Whatsoever State” by Ruth Vaughn
07 Because I Prayed by Jack M. Scharn
08 It Makes a Difference! by W. M. Dorough
08 “Prescription for Peace” by Sylvan F. Starks
09 Never Underestimate Your Influence by David L. Fletcher

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Herald of Holiness - August 28, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Herman L. G. Smith
E. E. Wordsworth
Ross E Price
J. V. Wilbanks
R. E. Zollinhofer
W. M. Lynch
Milo L. Arnold
E. Wayne Stahl
A collage of work places: a field, a boatyard, a railyard, a construction site, an airplane hanger, and a mine.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; "Six days shalt thou labour" Exodus 20:9

02 How Old Are You? By General Superintendent Powers

03 Heed this Warning by Herman L. G. Smith

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1980

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Odessa Oberlander
G. Weatherley
H. Ray Dunning
Roy Austin
John A. Wright
Merril S. William
J. V. Wilbanks
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Clessen K. Scoles
Keith A. Pagan
William L. Poteet
Mabel P. Adamson
Pauline E. Spray
David C. Wright
C. Neil Strait
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Frank Eifert
A campfire lantern lighting a Bible open to the first chapter of John.

2 GOD HATH SPOKEN by Charles H. Strickland
3 THE BIBLE by Odessa Oberlander
4 ENJOY THE BENEFITS OF MEMORIZING SCRIPTURE by G. Weatherley
6 COMMUNITY FOR BIBLE STUDY by Ray Dunning
7 HELP YOURSELF TO SOME SELF-HELP by Roy Austin
7 CHANGE MY MIND by John A. Wright
8 THE BOOK THAT READS YOU by Merrill S. Williams
9 THE HOLY SPIRIT AND THE BIBLE by J. V. Wilbanks
10 THE LAND OF LIGHT by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
11 OUR ALL by Clessen K. Scoles
11 “TO BE A GOOD GUIDE, YOU HAVE TO KNOW YOUR BIBLE” by Keith A. Pagan

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Herald of Holiness - February 12, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Raymond W. Hurn
Dallas Baggett
Ila R. Monday
L. Guy Nees
C. Neil Strait
J. V. Wilbanks
Frank Howie
Jack M. Scharn
Bob Quanstrom
Dorothy Crites
C. W. Ruth
Geneva Hunting
An aerial view of a building with many cares parked around it. Inset: a Bible with a cross over it.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; District Center Northeastern Indiana Marion, Indiana; World Day of Prayer February 14, 1964;

02 Without Discrimination by General Superintendent Young

03 Holiness means “All for Jesus” by Raymond W. Hurn

04 Are You an Alpaca? By Dallas Baggett

04 A Simple Prayer by Ila R. Monday

05 The Role of the Church in Today’s Social Revolution by L. Guy Nees

06 Increase of Faith by C. Neil Strait

07 Must a Christian Tithe? By J. V. Wilbanks

08 Your Beautiful Home by Frank Howie

09 Channel of Charity by Jack M. Scharn

09 Wordless Talking by Robert Quanstrom

10 God Still Answers Prayer! By Dorothy Crites

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Herald of Holiness - February 13, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Roger E. Bowman
Nell June McCall
Jean Leathers Phillips
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Clarence Jacobs
Milo L. Arnold
Lyle P. Flinner
C. William Fisher
Shirlene Braswell
J. V. Wilbanks
Neil Hightower
Louis A. Bouck
E. Drell Allen
Aarlie J. Hull
Pauline E. Spray
The sun shining over the horizon.
"People are like the sunshine--many-colored. We are red, yellow, gold, brown, black, and white. Color culture often separate one group from anouth, but in Christ we are brothers.

02 Your Heart Shall Live Forever by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 True Soul Brothers by Roger E. Bowman
04 Your Thoguths are Showing by Neil June McCall
04 Memory by Jean Leathers Phillips
05 Is That What Hell's Like? by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
06 Personal Evangelism in the City by Clarence Jacobs
08 The Burden of the Moral by Milo L. Arnold
09 No Closed Doors to Truth by Lyle P. Flinner
10 The Bridge is Love... Across the Color Gap by C. William Fisher
11 Faith by Shirlene Braswell

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Herald of Holiness - January 13, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
J. Kenneth Grider
Dallas D. Mucci
H. White
Hal M. von Stein
Geneva L. Bottemiller
Sharron Lucky
Hugh C. Benner
J. V. Wilbanks
Daniel Stafford
A blue-tinted photo of the domed and columned state capitol building of Kentucky. An illustrated picture of Moses.
State Capitol Frankfort, Kentucky/ Kentucky District Church of the Nazarene

02 The Seal of Apostleship by General Superintendent Williamson

03 The Ten Commandments by J. Kenneth Grider

05 “You Can’t Change the World” by Dallas D. Mucci

06 Christians: Suffering and Triumph by H. White

07 When God’s Answer is “No” by Geneva L. Bottemiller

07 Brainwashed or Blood-washed? By H. M. von Stein

08 What is the Best Church? By Sharron Lucky

09 Nazarene Theological Seminary by Hugh C. Benner

10 Social Mores or Christian Standards? By J. V. Wilbanks

11 The Preaching of Jesus Christ by Daniel Stafford

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1981

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Stephen W. Nease
Al Truesdale
J. Kenneth Grider
C. Neil Strait
Oscar F. Reed
Neil Hightower
Jim Spruce
Richard S. Taylor
Robert E. Maner
Luther S. Watson
Wally Johnston
Unzell Simmons East
J. V. Wilbanks
Gary Allen Henecke
Raymond C. Kratzer
Keith A. Pagan
Paul D. Buchanan
The silhouette of a bell against a yellow and blue sunrise.
Nazarene Theological Seminary Sunday January 25, 1981

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Warning!, General Superintendent: V. H. Lewis
3 "Scholarship...Permeated by the Divine Presence", Stephen W. Nease
4 Letters
5 The Other Fall from Grace, Al Truesdale
6 We're Celebrating Holiness (a poem), J. Kenneth Grider
7 The Law of Reserved Right, C. Neil Strait
8 How to Survive A Sermon - And Like It!, Oscar F. Reed
9 From the H. F. Reynolds' Papers
10 The Inward Culture of the Soul, Neil E. Hightower
11 Losing the Luster, Jim Spruce

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 9, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Delmar Stalter
Milo L. Arnold
Wilbur T. Dodson
J. V. Wilbanks
Harold W. Queen
Verdean F. Owens
Berniece Ayers Hall
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
E. Wayne Stahl
Marian L. Knorr
A brick church with a white portico and steeple.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Church of the Nazarene Manchester, Connecticut.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Philip N. Metcalfe
J. V. Wilbanks
Clare St. John
Charles E. Baldwin
Lois E. Aumiller
C. Dale German
Earl C. Wolf
Robert Branson
Jim Spruce
Maxine Hamlin
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Michael Martin
James D. Hamilton
John Chilton
Linda Lee
Winifred Howard
Chuck Magsig
Jerry Hull
Oscar H. Eller
A stained glass window of Jesus blessing the children.

02 The Power To Live by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 the Strength of Gentleness by Philip N. Metcalfe
04 The Golden Vein of Holiness by J. V. Wilbanks
06 Ain’t Got No Dad by Clare St. John
06 I Heard My Father’s Voice by Charles Baldwin
07 An Extraordinary Nazarene by Lois E. Aumiller
08 Why God Heals by C. Dale German
09 Lessons My Father Taught Me by Earl C. Wolf
10 Good News for Modern man by Robert Branson
11 Not Too Many Chips Falling by Jim Spruce

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Herald of Holiness - June 18, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Ross Hayslip
Cora L. Scott
Dennis Adams
Milo L. Arnold
Fletcher Galloway
Laura Forinash
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ivan Beals
C. Neil Strait
Lyle Potter
Donald W. Hall
J. V. Wilbanks
Oscar F. Reed
Laura Mae Douglass
Elsie E. Buckmaster
Many boats--large sailboats, small motor boats--in a harbor on a sunny beautiful day.
Photo ID: Camden Harbor, Maine

02 My Church by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Some Prices are Too Low! by Ross W. Hayslip
04 One Life by Cora L. Scott
04 Sunsets by Dennis Lee Adams
05 The Board Met and Read the Minutes by Milo L. Arnold
06 Carrying the Fire by Fletcher Galloway
07 God Is Here by Laura Forinash
08 From a Cemetery to a Bible College by Pearl Burnside McKinney
10 Personal Holiness is Our Privilege by Ivan A. Beals
11 Train the Heart by C. Neil Strait
12 Ten Years to Live by Lyle K. Potter

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 26, 1963

D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Earl E. Barrett
Mamie B. Hendricks
Jack M. Scharn
J. V. Wilbanks
Ruth Wood Vaughn
C. Neil Strait
Vernon L. Wilcox
J. J. Steele
Lawrence B. Hicks
A dirt path through evergreen trees with a large mountain in the distance.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Mount Hood, Oregon

02 Reclaiming Human Failures by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 You Can’t Depend on … Feeling by Earl E. Barrett

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Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Vernon L. Wilcox
Steven Pollard
J. V. Wilbanks
Jarrell W. Garsee
A. Eugene Hudgens
Mervel A. Lunn
Wanda Lang
Ivan Beals
Alex Deasley
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Morris Chalfant
Thomas W. Thomas
Albert J. Lown
C. Neil Strait
Paul R. Martin
Dorothy A. Stickell
Aarlie J. Hull
Gene E. Ahlstrom
An ice and snow covered waterway as the sun dips below a hilly horizon.
Photo ID: Kancamagus Highway

02 Let Us Pray by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Ananias and the Lord by Vernon L. Wilcox
04 What the World Needs Now by Steven Pollard
05 Two Horses, Two Girls, and God’s Word by James V. Wilbanks
06 Prescription for Guaranteed Guidance by Jarrell W. Garsee
07 Want to Know Something About Nazarenes? By A. Eugene Hudgens
08 Where There is No Vision by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
08 Trust Him by Wanda Lang
09 The Sanctity of the Home by Ivan A. Beals
10 Salvation from Sin in First John, Chapter One by A. R. G. Deasley

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Herald of Holiness - March 10, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Willard L. Emerson
Paul R. Martin
T. G. Jones
Pearl Derby Wright
J. V. Wilbanks
Jean Leathers Phillips
B. Lothair Green
Dorothy S. Hampton
Clark H. Lewis
C. Neil Strait
James C. Tasker
Enola Chamberlain
A tree growing top of a rock outcropping being worn away by waves from the Bay of Fundy. Inset: a rocket launching.
Rocks at Hopewell Cape, Canada Atlantic District Church of the Nazarene/ Spirituality in a Space Age See Page 6

02 That I May Know Him by General Superintendent Coulter
03 Unconscious Backsliding by Willard L. Emerson
04 None Famous by Paul Martin
05 What God Hath Put Asunder by T. G. Jones
05 Priceless Promise by Pearl Derby Wright
06 Spirituality in a Space Age by J. V. Wilbanks
07 Bread upon the Waters by Jean Leathers Phillips
08 Thorns and Things by B. Lothair Green
09 “I’m Sorry”… Words of Healing by Dorothy S. Hampton
10 “Bring Me Some, Grandma!” by Clark H. Lewis
10 Aimless Living by C. Neil Strait

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Herald of Holiness - March 11, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
T. Crichton Mitchell
James A. Hamilton
William D., Jr., McGraw
Lois Anne Williams
Virginia Kirley Leih
Ovella Satre Shafer
Janey L. Phillips
Orval W. Akers
J. V. Wilbanks
Jack M. Scharn
A woman helping a small child read the Bible. Inset: several children standing on church steps.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Vacation Bible School 1964 "Discovering God's Way"

02 Heart Purity by General Superintendent Vanderpool

03 The Eyes of the Clean Heart by T. Crichton Mitchell

04 The Devil in Kid Gloves by James A. Hamilton

05 Ambassador or Spy? By W. D. McGraw

05 Spring’s Story by Lois Anne Williams

06 Found any Angels Lately? by Virginia Kirley Leih

07 “Jesus Saves” by Ovella Satre Shafer

09 The Changing Role of V.B.S. by Janey L. Phillips

09 Consistency from a Pastor’s Point of View by Orval W. Akers

10 Holiness: The Instantaneous Blessing by J. V. Wilbanks

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Herald of Holiness - May 26, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
John F. Hay
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
J. J. Steele
Joseph T. Larson
V. H. Lewis
Colon Fogal
E. E. Wordsworth
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
J. V. Wilbanks
Ethel G. Bemis
Sheet music of the hymn "Jesus Shall Reign" Inset: a bottle of pills
Diseases Common Among Christians See Page 6. Hymn of the Month June, 1965 "Jesus Shall Reign"

02 Contact without Contamination by General Superintendent Coulter
03 Incompatibilities of Holiness by John F. Hay
04 Love More Than Makes the Difference by G. B. Williamson
05 Characteristics of a Great Church by J. J. Steele
06 Diseases Common among Christians by Joseph T. Larson
07 Nazarene Bible College Day by V. H. Lewis
07 Love is the Test by Colon Fogal
08 Readiness for Christ’s Return by E. E. Wordsworth
09 Too Much by Pearl Burnside McKinney
09 Mushroom Christians by J. V. Wilbanks

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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1976

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Betty Martin
Lucile Waer
Thane Minor
Morris Chalfant
Ovella Satre Shafer
C. Neil Strait
E. W. Martin
Peter W. Gentry
Don Kraybill
Nina Beegle
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Theodore Esselstyn
Harold L. Phillips
J. V. Wilbanks
Pauline E. Spray
Mrs. Ernest Holscher
An illustration of pilgrims, men, women, and children walking through the snow.

02 Thanksgiving And Missions by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 Not Empty-Handed by Betty Martin
03 Thanksgiving Prayer by Lucile Waer
04 Counting The Cost by Thane Minor
06 Putting Your Heart Into God's Work by Morris Chalfant
06 Sing A Song of Thanksgiving by Ovella Satre Shafer
07 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait
08 The Kept Ones by E. W. Martin
09 Another Spirit of '76 by Peter W. Gentry
10 Civil Religion Vs. New Testament Christianity by Don Kraybill

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 24, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Keith E. Huttenlocker
Ovella Satre Shafer
J. V. Wilbanks
Elden Rawlings
J. Glenn Gould
Enola Chamberlain
An orange-tinted photo of a church.
Little Brown Church in the Vale (See page 4.) New Guinea Story Unfolds (See page 6.)

02 “In Every Thing Give Thanks” by General Superintendent Williamson

03 The Loving Fellowship? by Keith Huttenlocker

04 “The Little Brown Church in the Vale” by Ovella Satre Shafer

04 About This Issue…

05 You Can’t Bankrupt God! by J. V. Wilbanks

06 Medicine, Education Help Bridge Gap for Gospel in New Guinea by Elden Rawlings

09 New Tasks for Nazarene Colleges by J. Glenn Gould

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

11 Pilgrim Mother by Enola Chamberlin

12 Church at Work

15 Evangelists’ Slates

18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - October 15, 1977

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Donald P. Mentch
Hal M. von Stein
M. M. Snyder
James H. Mullins
Gordon Chilvers
C. Neil Strait
Marcia Schwartz
Robert Branson
Ross Hayslip
John Chilton
Geraldine Nicholas
Walt Moore
J. V. Wilbanks
James D. Hamilton
Ira E. Fowler
Elma Brooks Compfort
Virginia M. Volk Thompson
The sun rises over a Lake Rouseau
Photo ID: Lake Rouseau, Windemere, Ontario, Canada. This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it. (Psalm 118: 24)

02 Thanksgiving Is Thanksgiving by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Living Water—Man’s Need by Donald P. Mentch
04 Is There A Sure Fix? By Hal M. von Stein
06 I Am a Witness by M. M. Snyder
07 To Ben about Eating by James H. Mullins
08 When We Need Help Most by Gordon Chilvers
08 Love and Kissed…That Count by C. Neil Strait
09 In Church by Marcia Schwartz
10 A Popular Paraphrase by Robert Branson
11 The Optimism of Holiness by Ross W. Hayslip

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