C. Neil Strait

C. Neil Strait served in the Church of the Nazarene a pastor in Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin and Michigan and as district superintendent of the Michigan District for 23 years.

 

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Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - February 16, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Donna Clark Goodrich
Gerard Reed
C. Paul Gray
John A. Knight
C. Neil Strait
Everett Craighead
Arthur Fallon
Aarlie J. Hull
James H. Robertson
Milo L. Arnold
Albert J. Lown
C. William Fisher
Ronald C. Ketchum
Eleanor McKinney
The sun setting over the ocean with palm trees dark in the foreground.

02 Our Easter Obligation by General Superintendent Coulter

03 One Extra Day by Donna Clark Goodrich

English
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Herald of Holiness - February 17, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
C. Neil Strait
Pauline Jernigan
Bertha Munro
C. William Fisher
Darrell E. Luther
Morris Chalfant
Milton E. Poole
Ruby Stout
Rapids cascading through a rocks.
"... let judgment run down as water, and righteousness as a mighty stream." — Amos 5:24 Rocks Are For Climbing On (See page 3.) The Ancient Beautiful Things (See page 5.)

02 "Now-Time Salvation"? by General Superintendent Lawlor

03 Rocks Are for Climbing On by C. Neil Strait

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Herald of Holiness - February 26, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Clinton J. Bushey
Thelma Gray
John A. Knight
Ross Hayslip
J. Melton Thomas
Eleanor W. Cunningham
J. Kenneth Grider
Phil Cory
Donald W. Hall
Milo L. Arnold
Paul R. Martin
C. Neil Strait
Laura Mae Douglass
David K. Kline
A bird eating from a red bird feeder in an evergreen tree.
World Day of Prayer March 7

02 Invest Now! by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 We Shall See Him as He Is by Clinton J. Bushey
05 A Walking Word by Thelma Gray
06 A Right Spirit by John A. Knight
07 Personal But Not Private by Ross W. Hayslip
08 Showers of Blessing by J. Melton Thomas
09 Minority Report: Victory Ahead by Eleanor W. Cunningham
10 Dreams are For Real by J. Kenneth Grider
11 Learning His Presence by Phil Cory
12 Love and Obedience by Don W. Hall
13 Evangelizing the Exploiters by Milo L. Arnold

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Herald of Holiness - February 9, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Reuben Welch
J. O. McClaskell
Richard H. Leffel
C. Neil Strait
Ruth Teasdale
Hal M. von Stein
Hugh Slater
Betty Martin
Joyce Leth
Elden Rawlings
David Hynd
A white stone obelisk with a statue of Abraham Lincoln and Civil War soldiers.
Photo ID: Lincoln Monument Springfield, Illinois The Making of a Minister (See page 12.) Full General Board Report (See page 16.)

02 What Is a Man Worth? by General Superintendent Williamson 03 The Spirit of Jesus by Reuben R. Welch 04 Late, But Not Too Late! by J. O. McCaskell 05 Homesick by Richard H. Leffel 06 The Specter of Meaninglessness by C. Neil Strait 07 When God Eavesdropped by Ruth Teasdale 08 Full of Half-Truth by H. M. Von Stein 09 Building Bridges by Hugh Slater 09 Goal Ahead – A Sweater! by Betty Martin 09 Growth by Joyce Leth 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 The Making of a Minister by Elden Rawlings 14 Missionary Nurse Cited For Service by Queen by Dr.

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Florence Wedge
Verna J. Heavner
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
Howard Culbertson
Jack Conn
Randal Earl Denny
A. Elwood Sanner
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Crane Delbert Bennett
Martha Chalfant Jenkins
Ivan Beals
John W. May
C. Neil Strait
Paul M. Miller
Duane E. Muth
William Goodman
Aarlie J. Hull
H. Schaefer
A white-steepled church lit up on the clear night with a full moon.

02 Greet the New Year by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Choosing Our Anticipations by Florence Wedge
04 Did You Miss Christmas? by Verna J. Heavner
05 A New Year’s Promise and Project by Howard Culbertson
06 OSHA—Safety First by Jack Conn
07 What Are Your Goals? By Randal E. Denny
08 "Mr. and Mrs. Job" by A. Elwood Sanner
08 The Clock of time by Alice Hansche Mortenson
09 Power for Today—And Tomorrow by Crane Delbert Bennett
10 Bundle of Joy by Martha Chalfant Jenkins
11 Parents under God by Ivan A. Beals

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Dennis W. Foor
Sam Brown
C. Neil Strait
Carlton Hansen
Jerry Hull
Audrey Williamson
Vernon Lunn
William J. Prince
Ross Hayslip
Ruth A. Cameron
Tressa C. (Hansen) Terry
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
James D. Hamilton
Vernon C. Grounds
Alma Floyd
George Privett
John F. Hay
Nelson Bradford
A portrait photograph of the 6 general superintendents for the Church of the Nazarene.
Board of General Superintendents: V.H. Lewis, Eugene L. Stowe, George Coulter, Orville W. Jenkins, Charles H. Strickland, William M. Greathouse.

02 Lifting Up Christ, The Sanctifying Savior by General Superintendent William M. Greathouse
03 Stir Us With Freshness by Dennis W. Foor
04 A Holiness Revival by Sam Brown
05 A New Prayer by C. Neil Strait
06 Make It A New Year by C. D. Hansen
06 Containers by Jerry Hull
07 Book Briefs: "Love Is The Greatest" by Audrey J. Williamson Reviewed by Vernon Lunn
08 Think on These Things by William J. Prince
09 Losing contact With The Church by Ross W. Hayslip

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Herald of Holiness - January 1, 1984

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Mary E. Latham
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Gordon Chilvers
Geraldine Nicholas
Donna J. Woodring
Ivan Beals
William Goodman
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Herbert McGonigle
C. Neil Strait
Lois Brinkley
Trish Jackson
Raus Goodman, Jr.
Wilma Goodman
Stephen Manley
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
G. Roger Schoenhals
Julie Small
Norma Harrington
Book covers against an abstract painting of red and orange with a paint knife.
A lengthy note from Bud Lunn, Manager of the Nazarene Publishing House, in honor of NPH Sunday.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Nazarene Publishing House – Our Heritage, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 In the Desert, Mary E. Latham
4 Letters
5 75th Anniversary… and On, M. A. (Bud) Lunn
6 Certainties for the New Year, Gordon Chilvers
7 Expectancy (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
7 Rejected, Donna J. Woodring
8 Our Heritage Is Not Heredity, Ivan A. Beals
9 Opportunity for Prayer, William Goodman
9 Sunset Prayer (a Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Thank God for Epworth!, Herbert McGonigle

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Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1978

William E. McCumber
V. H. Lewis
Ross Hayslip
J. Kenneth Grider
Albert J. Lown
Lelia H. Samuelson
Ross R. Cribbis
Debbie Kendrick
Jerry Hull
C. Neil Strait
Robert Morrison
Al Truesdale
Henri Rubideaux
Morris Chalfant
E. H. "Bert" Goodman
Earl G. Lee
Elaine Cunningham
Mabel P. Adamson
Beth Atwood
Rosemary Middendorf
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Melane Coulter
Bill Wiesman
A snowed over road surrounded by frost covered trees.
Photo ID: North Conway, New Hampshire

2 THE “MANUAL” IS A GOOD BOOK by V. H. Lewis
3 THE REALM OF THE SPIRIT by Ross W. Hayslip
3 IN THE POWER OF THE SPIRIT by J. Kenneth Grider
4 THE CHALLENGE OF RESPONSIBILITY by Albert J. Lown
6 GOD IS REAL by Lelia H. Samuelson
7 TRUTH FOR TOUGH TIMES by Ross R. Cribbis
7 LIGHT! By Debbie Kendrick
A REASON FOR HOPE by Jerry D. Hull
8 I NEEDED SUNDAY by C. Neil Strait
9 GOD’S FELLOW WORKERS by Robert Morrison
10 A PIECE OF BUBBLE GUM . . . IN HIS NAME by Al Truesdale
11 FIFTY-TWO AND NOT WANTED by Henri Rubideaux

English
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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
James 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 19, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
E. E. Galbraith
Samuel Young
Briggs Brown
C. Neil Strait
Ross E. Price
Michael Hutchens
Thomas C. Wilson
Leslie Parrott
Elden Rawlings
Rose Handloser
Ralph Earle
Giant Sequoia Tree: General Sherman in Sequoia National Park.
Seminary Attracts European-educated Students (see page 13.) General Serman (See "About the Cover," page 5.)

02 Light and Life by General Superintendent Young 03 The Churches Are Closed! by E. E. Galbraith 04 Miracle Music by Briggs Brown 05 What About Worship? by C. Neil Strait 07 Should We Fight Pain? by Ross E. Price 08 Two-Car and One-Service-a-Week Nazarenes by Michael Hutchens 09 Christian Commitment by Tom Wilson 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 Toward Abundant Living: The Luxury No Family Can Afford by Leslie Parrott 13 The Church At Work 13 Seminary Attracts Four European-Educated Pupils by Elden Rawlings 14 Hast Thou Considered Daniel?

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Herald of Holiness - January 2, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Katherine Bevis
John R. P. Barker
John M. Drescher
C. Neil Strait
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Clare St. John
Hal M. von Stein
Lyle P. Flinner
C. William Fisher
Jean Leathers Phillips
Carlos H. Sparks
Dan Spross
Ivan Beals
Aarlie J. Hull
A trumpet brilliant before an image of a clockface.

02 "And When They Had Prayed..." by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 Are We "Jus' Helpin'" God? by Katherine Bevis
04 God, Our Refuge by John R.P. Barker
04 How Like God! by John M. Drescher
05 An Exam in Logic by C. Neil Strait
06 Trials and Triumph by J. Grant Swank, Jr.
07 Traveling On by Clare St. John
08 Wisdom of the Wild by Hal M. von Stein
09 Off to a Good Start by Lyle P. Flinner
10 What to Look for in '74 by C. William Fisher

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 3, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Richard L. Hawley
Honoria Groves
William C. Van Sickle
Minnie Dimond Ulrich
Ron Lush
Milo L. Arnold
Charlene Daley
Ovella Satre Shafer
Joline Kaneshiro
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
C. William Fisher
C. Neil Strait
Carlos H. Sparks
James D. Hamilton
Kenneth H. Wells
Harold R. Crosser
Aarlie J. Hull
Richard S. Taylor
A dove among flames. "Key 73."
Key 73; Calling Our Continent to Christ; Report on Key 73--See page 6. The "Key" to Key 73--See page 12.

02 The New Year-A Time For Truth by General Superintendent Lawlor

03 Fresh Snow and the New Year by Richard L. Hawley

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 30, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Harold W. Queen
C. Neil Strait
Robert Chew
Milo L. Arnold
J. Kenneth Grider
Jay Kesler
C. Dale German
John W. May
Lyle P. Flinner
Ralph Earle
Ovella Satre Shafer
Aarlie J. Hull
K. R. Hostetler
A college of pictures--buildings of Nazarene Theological Seminary and a man studying on a couch.
Seminary Sunday, February 10

02 The Fullness of the Spirit by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 "No One Loves Me!" by Harold W. Queen
04 Reflection by C. Neil Strait
04 The Clue by Robert Chew
05 Rebels Without Reason by Milo L. Arnold
06 NTS: Graduate Seminary of the Nazarenes by J. Kenneth Grider
08 When Two Worlds Collide by Jay Kesler
11 Energy Crisis by C. Dale German
12 Fox Fire by John W. May
13 Reaching God's Expectations by Lyle P. Flinner
14 Which Bible Shall I Read? by Ralph Earle

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 31, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
C. Neil Strait
Vernum L. McVey
Honoria Groves
Gene Van Note
Paul R. Martin
Pat Kenoyer
David Wilkerson
Loretta Luelf
Merle L. Cline
Dick Martin
James D. Hamilton
Sherwood Wirt
Aarlie J. Hull
Karl W. Ritter
Young men and women in colorful shirts and skirts.
Youth Week '73

02 Intercessory Prayer by General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Don't Beautify the Junk Yards of History by C. Neil Strait

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 5, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Board of General Superintendents
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Milo L. Arnold
Laura Forinash
Aarlie J. Hull
Eva J. Cummings
C. Neil Strait
Loyd F., Jr. McLaughlin
John W. May
Ross Hayslip
James V. Wilbanks
John A. Knight
A. Ernest Collins
Fred Floyd
Geraldine Nicholas
An aerial view of hotels on a beach.

02 The Time is Ours by General Superintendent Jenkins

03 Prayer Proclamation by Board of General Superintendents

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
William M. Boggs
Harold DeMott
Marcia Schwartz
Rosemary S. Geiger
James D. Hamilton
J. Kenneth Grider
Charles Hastings Smith
C. Neil Strait
Jerald Johnson
James S. Randle
Gordon Chilvers
George Privett
Ruth A. Cameron
Earl G. Lee
Albert J. Lown
Elma Brooks Compfort
Josephine A. Ebert
Frank Willoughby
Flags of the nations around Rockefeller Center.

02 Four Vital Certainties by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 A Declaration of Dependence by William Boggs
04 “To Proclaim Liberty…” by Harold DeMott
05 Steadfast by Marcia Schwartz
06 Ten-Eight for the Lord by Rosemary S. Geiger
07 A Crow and a Cry by James Hamilton
08 Power As Well As Purity by J. Kenneth Grider
08 Strangers by the River by Charles Hastings Smith
09 Book Briefs: Strait Lines by C. Neil Strait—Reviewed by Jerald Johnson
10 What Does America Need Most? By James S. Randle

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1978

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Bill Vermilya
E. Drell Allen
Alma Floyd
Sergio Franco
Thelma Gray
Milo L. Arnold
Gordon Chilvers
S. Roy G. Hall
C. Paul Gray
John P. Hilkert
Linda K. Mowery
Wil M. Spaite
Laura Mae Douglass
C. Neil Strait
F. Franklyn Wise
Ovella Satre Shafer
Caroline Gilroy
John Williamson
Flags of many nations waving in the breeze (United States, Germany, Norway, France, Great Britian, among others).
"Righteousness exalteth a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people." --Proverbs 14:34

2 WORLD RADIO MINISTRY by Charles H. Strickland
3 FREEDOM—A MORAL CHOICE by Bill Vermilya
4 FOR FREEDOM’S SAKE by E. Drell Allen
5 FROM FEAR INTO FAITH by Alma Floyd
6 THE NEEDS ARE DIFFERENT, THE NEEDS ARE THE SAME by Sergio Franco
7 Book Briefs: THIS ADVENTURE CALLED MARRIAGE by Milo Arnold; Reviewed by Thelma Gray
8 WORSHIP: OUR HIGHEST OCCUPATION by Gordon Chilvers
9 THE WORLD’S BEST-KEPT SECRET by S. Roy G. Hall
10 ARE THE FOUNDATIONS CRUMBLING? by C. Paul Gray
10 PRAYER CAN CHANGE AMERICA by John P. Hilkert

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1981

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
C. Neil Strait
Sue Prentice
Christina "Chris" Grauman
William L. Poteet
Henry W. Stroman
Ruth Gibson
Jorge de Barros
Mary Lou McClung
Carlos H. Sparks
Thomas W. Klewin
James F. Sorrell
Gordon Chilvers
Alton Hacker
Virginia A. Copling
Randal Earl Denny
Pauline E. Spray
Dana M. Walling
Arlene Swain
Michael E. Grimshaw
Children playing on a fenced in playground with a church in the background.
Children's Day, July 12

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Holiness and Happiness, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 The Joy of Discovery!, C. Neil Strait
4 Letters
5 Your House Is Cleaner Than Ours, Sue Prentice
5 Leave and Believe (a poem), Chris Grauman
6 Fences, William L. Poteet
7 The Handicapped Are God's Children Too, Henry W. Stroman
8 There's Just Something About a Baby That Causes Change, Ruth Gibson
9 The Lost Shepherd, Jorge de Barros
10 Commit, Trust, and Rest, Mary Lou McClung
11 Love Is Positive, Carlos H. Sparks

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
John A. Knight
C. Neil Strait
Ivan 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

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Maurice Palmquist
A. S. London
W. M. Lynch
Clare St. John
Ethel G. Bemis
Edward G. Wyman
C. D. Westhafer
C. Neil Strait
Rex Olson
Brian L. Farmer
Oscar M., Jr., Litton
Jack M. Scharn
Two people standing in front of the gate to the clock tower of the Canadian Parliament Building; Inset: a crowd of people.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Canada's Parliament Building Ottawa Canada Central District; 'Where's the People?' See Page 6.

02 Marching Orders by General Superintendent Young

03 Adorning the Doctrine by Maurice Palmquist

04 The Sad State of 6,000,000 Alcoholics by A. S. London

05 The Product of Pentecost by W.M. Lynch

06 “Where’s the People?” by Clare St. John

06 Christ in the Lowly Ways by Ethel Granger Bemis

07 Christ and His Gracious Invitation by Edward G. Wyman

08 Holy Ambition by C. D. Westhafer

09 Parents it’s up to you! By C. Neil Strait

09 Holiness by Rex Olson

10 Enemy Number 1 by Brian L. Farmer

10-A Portland Report

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