Phyllis Hartley Howard

Phyllis Brown Perkins (Hartley) Howard was an ordained elder of the Church of the Nazarene and served as a missionary in Japan, director of Nazarene World Missions Society (now Nazarene Missions International), a professor at Northwest Nazarene College (now University), and professor and vice president for Academic Affairs at Nazarene Bible College. She married Melza Brown until his death in 1977. She then married Floyd Perkins and joined him in ministry for 25 years. After his death, she married Quentin Howard.


Information gathered from "Obituary for Phyllis Brown Perkins Howard." (2017). Nampa Funeral Home. Retrieved from

"NNU to honor Dr. Phyllis Perkins Howard." (2017, June 13.) NNU News. Retrieved from

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Language: English

Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
Board of General Superintendents
B. Edgar Johnson
Norman O. Miller
Bill M. Sullivan
Raymond W. Hurn
Wilbur W. Brannon
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Paul Skiles
Bennett Dudney
Mark R. Moore
Phillip M. Riley
Miriam Hall
Larry Leonard
Paul W. Spear
Robert Hempel
Delta Allen
Dean Wessels
L. Guy Nees
Phyllis Hartley Howard
Lela O. Jackson
A graphic design of 1980-1985 and an inset of the globe on top of a building.
Quinquennial Review Issue/Church of the Nazarene Twenty-first General Assembly, June 20-28, 1985; Anaheim, California.

2 A Welcome, Board of General Superintendents
6 1980-1985 Quinquennial Review
Reports to the 21st General Assembly:
8 Officer: General Secretary, B. Edgar Johnson
9 Officer: General Treasurer, Norman O. Miller
10 Division of Church Growth, Bill M. Sullivan (Director)
12 Church Extension Ministries, Raymond W. Hurn (Director)
14 Evangelism Ministries, Bill M. Sullivan (Director)
16 Pastoral Ministries, Wilbur W. Brannon (Director)
18 Division of Communications, M. A. (Bud) Lunn (Director)

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Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1989

Wesley D. Tracy
Helen Temple
Howard Culbertson
Dan Whitney
Phyllis Hartley Howard
Neil Wiseman
Jerry D. Lambert
Susan Mills
Morris A. Weigelt
Reuben Welch
Dorothy Tarrant
Jerald Johnson
Rebecca Laird
E. Dee Freeborn
William E. McCumber
Mark Graham
Thelma J. Brunt
A young girl looking up.
How to Help Your Child Succeed in School/ Come Share the Dream/ God is Able/ There's a Place for You

9 Look Who’s 40 Years Old, Helen Temple
16 Come Share the Dream, Howard Culbertson
18 Nine Things You Can Do to Help Your Child Succeed in School, Dan Whitney
24 There’s a Place for You, Phyllis H. Perkins
26 Dr. J, an Ordained Woman Trains Preachers, Neil B. Wiseman
28 Nazarene Bible College: Heritage and Future, Jerry D. Lambert
30 God Is Able, Susan Mills
49 How Much Is Enough?, Helen Temple

10 General Assembly Report

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Herald of Holiness - September 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Earl B. Wheeler
Verla Oke Lambert
Phyllis Hartley Howard
E. Ruth Glover
Robert Hempel
Floyd J. Perkins
Stan Ingersol
Roger M. Williams
Ross Hayslip
William H. Bray
Joseph Harshman
Gary Allen Henecke
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Glen Lewis Van Dyne
Carlton Hansen
Harold L. Bowlby
Frank Dizmang
Nazarene Bible College's bell tower against a blue sky with white clouds.
Nazarene Bible College Offering October 11

2 Biblical Discipleship, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 The Nazarene Bible College Experience, Earl B. Wheeler
4 Letters
5 Where Women Prepare for Ministry, Verla Oke Lambert
6 God is the Reason We Are Here, Phyllis H. Perkins
7 Filled Up, Poured Out (a Poem), E. Ruth Glover
7 “Because You Gave…”, Robert Hempel
8 From the “Ivory Tower” to the “Grass Roots”, Floyd J. Perkins
9 Nazarene Roots: Theology for Life and Ministry, Stan Ingersol
10 The Evolution of Trimble Library, Roger M. Williams

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Herald of Holiness - September 4, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Thane Minor
Clifford, Jr. Chew
Phyllis Hartley Howard
Mrs. Roy Edwards
James Varro
Harlan R. Heinmiller
Elwood W. McCracken
Paul D. Macrory
Francis L. Smee
Frank H. Dodge
Lyle McMillan
Clarence C. Brown
Warren McNeilly
Three men on lunch break from working, reading a Bible pamphlet.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Work... Witness... Worship... CHRIST IS THE ANSWER TODAY

02 The Indispensable Salvation by General Superintendent Lewis

03 “Upon the Wings of the Wind” by Thane Minor

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