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 - July 15, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Thomas W. Thomas
Charles Crow
Alice Hansche Mortenson
A. Brent Cobb
Florence Wedge
Gene Fuller
Richard S. Barnett
Alex Deasley
John M. Drescher
Dwayne W. Hildie
Nelson G. Mink
Paul B. Whittemore
C. Neil Strait
Everett S. Phillips
Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
Thomas R. Couch
Aarlie J. Hull
Don Alexander
Mount Rushmore: the faces of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt, and Lincoln carved in stone.
Photo ID: Mount Rushmore

02 God’s Dwelling Place by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Happiness Secrets by Thomas Thomas
04 The Ministry of Encouragement by Charles Crow
05 "Time is Fleeting; Let’s Redeem It!" by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 It Took A Miracle by A Brent Cobb
07 Beware the Grapevine! By Florence Wedge
08 Understanding Ourselves Spiritually by Gene Fuller
09 Preventive Maintenance by Richard S. Barnett
10 The Insufficiency of Faith by A. R. G. Deasley
11 Spiritual Hang-Ups by John M. Drescher

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1982

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
C. Neil Strait
William Goodman
Jerry McCant
Reeford L. Chaney
David K. Kline
Steve Cooley
Terry Michaelson
Marcus J. Clements
Ivan Beals
Michael Courtney
Arthur Townsend
Sheryl Foy
Mabel P. Adamson
Leslie Wooten
Raymond C. Kratzer
James W. Steele
The view of a village along a river valley.
"I will set pines in the wasteland... so that people may see and know... that the hand of the Lord has done this..." (Isaiah 11:19-20, NIV)

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Holiness and Holocaust, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 An Encouragement Revolution, C. Neil Strait
4 Letters
5 Doing Nothing Can Be Wicked, William Goodman
6 The Problem of Good and Evil, Jerry W. McCant
7 Through Refining Fire (a poem), Reeford Lowell Chaney
8 Holiness and the Revealed Character of God, David K. Kline
9 Nazarene Roots: At a Texas Camp Meeting (1880), Steve Cooley
10 My Most Unforgettable Character, Terry Michaelson
11 Times of Refreshing, Marcus J. Clements

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Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1983

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Bud Reedy
Charles Hastings Smith
Joan Cockerham Hill
William L. Poteet
Jean Hogan Dudley
Gordon Chilvers
Steve Cooley
G. Weatherley
Dean Wessels
Hal M. von Stein
C. Neil Strait
Ross Hayslip
G. Franklin Allee
John A. Wright
William M. Greathouse
H. Ray Dunning
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Allen D. Hanson
Larry Mancini
A lighthouse against a blue sky.
Photo ID: Annisquam, Massachusetts.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Year of the Bible, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 The Healing Church, Bud Reedy
4 Letters
5 Noah’s Dove: She Preached the Gospel of Peace, Charles Hastings Smith
6 Patterns (a Poem), Joan Cockerham Hill
6 The Bundle of Life, William L. Poteet
7 Be Steadfast (a Poem), Jean Hogan Dudley
8 How to Change Lives, Gordon Chilvers
9 Nazarene Roots: The Fruit of Our Youth; Steve Cooley
10 The Lord Knows and Cares For Us, G. Weatherley
11 A Home for a Retired Pastor, Dean Wessels

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 17, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
C. William Fisher
Robert E. Maner
C. Neil Strait
Ralph Earle
Robert Hempel
Joseph Kanzlemar
Hal M. von Stein
Michael Scott Roorbach
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A landscape of people on a lake, riding horses and standing in a park that overlooks a Lake Louise in Alberta, Canada.

02 Four Brand-new Years! By General Superintendent Lewis
03 Try This on Your Vacation By William Fisher
05 Scaffoldings By R. E. Maner
06 The Church and Race Relations By C. Neil Strait
07 Easy Does It? By Ralph Earle
08 A Heart Like Thine By Robert D. Hempel
09 New for Each Day By Joseph Kanzlemar
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 The Mystery Call By Hal M. von Stein
13 Let Them Choose, but, By Michael Scott Roorbach
14 On Being a Whole Person: Defeated Life Is Unnecessary By John S. Noftle

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 21, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Fred Wenger
J. Melton Thomas
Earl G. Lee
J. K. Amboy
Rosemary Lee
C. Neil Strait
Neil Hightower
George L. Smith
E. E. Wordsworth
Ray Gabbard
Ovella Satre Shafer
C. William Fisher
C. H. Lancaster
Milo L. Arnold
Darrell E. Luther
Carole L. Spengler
A green-tinted photo of a waterfall.

02 Needed - A Reexamination by General Superintendent Lawlor
03 Sports and Good News by Fred Wenger
04 Today's Prayer by J. Melton Thomas
05 Thrust - Lean Hard by Earl G. Lee
07 Pen Points: Saved As By Fire by J. K. French
07 His Presence by Rosemary Lee 08 From Moon Rock to Ghetto by C. Neil Strait
09 Religion: A Dull Habit or an Acute Fever by Neil Hightower
10 What is True Holiness? by George L. Smith
11 Spurgeon's "Heating Plant" by E. E. Wordsworth
12 Is It Really Worth It? Ray Gabbard

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 28, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
William A. Tolbert
J. Ray Shadowens
C. Neil Strait
Milo L. Arnold
Carl W. Baker
Ark, Jr. Noel
Jessie Newman
Sheet music of the hymn God of Our Fathers; Inset: a Bible with an illustration of a devil beside it.
Hymn of the Month, August, 1965: God of Our Fathers; Even the Devil Quotes God's Word! See Page 2.

02 Even the Devil Quotes God’s Word by General Superintendent Young
03 A Throne, A Towel, and a Thorn by William A. Tolbert
04 Soaring or Sagging 60’s by J. Ray Shadowens
05 How Must We Answer the Critics of the Church? By C. Neil Strait
06 Why Mother’s Get Well by Milo L. Arnold
07 “I Went to Minister…and Was Ministered Unto” by Carl W. Baker
08 What Might Have Been by Ark Noel, Jr.
09 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
10 The Love That Won My Soul by Jessie Newman
11 The Church at Work
12 Evangelists’ Slates

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 30, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Hal M. von Stein
Evelyn McFarland
Carlton Hansen
Ivan Beals
Harold DeMott
Reeford L. Chaney
C. Neil Strait
Randal Earl Denny
Fletcher Galloway
Stephen M. Miller
John W. May
Carl N. Hall
Aarlie J. Hull
Albert J. Lown
Donald W. Hall
David K. Kline
A mountain and evergreen trees reflected in a a lake with trees framing the foreground.
Photo ID: Reflection Lake with Lassen Peak, Lassen National Park, California

02 In Appreciation by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 Saved? From What? by Hal von Stein
04 In the Center of His Will by Evelyn McFarland
05 The World's Greatest Need by C.D. Hansen
06 God Has Spoken by Ivan A. Beals
07 "Lord, Open Our Eyes" by Harold DeMott
08 "Bargain Counter" Holiness by Reeford L. Chaney
09 Editing Our Lives by C. Neil Strait
10 The Ministry of Temptation by Randal E. Denny
11 Happy Christianity is Attractice by Fletcher Galloway

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 31, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
Ross Hayslip
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
C. Neil Strait
Mary Staley
Milo L. Arnold
J. Glenn Songer
Carlos H. Sparks
Lyle P. Flinner
Peter Bourke
Neel J. Price
Pauline E. Spray
Ismael E. Amaya
Laura Mae Douglass
Aarlie J. Hull
Joyce Prater
A painting of a lighthouse overlooking the sea.

02 The Pastor Prays by General Superintendent V.H. Lewis
03 The Voice of a Church Pew by Ross W. Hayslip
04 Vision or Dreams? by Pearl Burnside McKinney
04 Hope - God's Gift by C. Neil Strait
05 When Grandpa Said No by Mary Staley
06 The Holy Land by Milo L. Arnold
07 Our Time with Him by J. Glenn Songer
08 Little Boys Lost by Carlos H. Sparks
09 Pros and Cons of Maturity by Lyle P. Flinner
10 The Power of a Saintly Life by Peter Bourke
12 Abortion - Right? Wrong? by Neel J. Price

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 4, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
A. Elwood Sanner
Paul R. Martin
Nina Walter
Millard Reed
C. Neil Strait
Judith Oldridge
Donald L. "Roy" Stults
James D. Hamilton
Robert E. Maner
Melvin "Mel" McCullough
Ross Hayslip
C. William Fisher
Byron H. Maybury
Fred Wenger
Aarlie J. Hull
Robert Ulrich
Looking up at flags from all nations.

02 "Should Such A Man As I Flee?" by General Superintendent Lawlor

03 The Comfort In Scriptural Predestination by A. Elwood Sanner

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 5, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Margaret Brandon
Gordon L. Hanna
Brian L. Farmer
John W. May
John A. Knight
Ron Fry
Ross Hayslip
Milo L. Arnold
David K. Kline
C. William Fisher
Hazel Smith
C. Neil Strait
Victor D. Sutch
Aarlie J. Hull
Phil Cory
A mother with her toddler son in front of a fountain.
Children's Day--July 9

02 Anchors Aweigh! by General Superintendent Stowe

03 Suffer Little Children by Margaret Brandon

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 6, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Neil Wiseman
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Randal Earl Denny
Hal M. von Stein
C. Neil Strait
Vernon L. Wilcox
Fletcher Galloway
Leslie Parrott
A man sits on a rock looking out over the Pacific Ocean. A bare gnarled cypress dominates the foreground.
Wesleyans, Pilgriams Vote Merger (See page 18.) A gnarled cypress overlooks the Pacific.

02 The Person or The Place by General Superintendent Coulter 03 Needed: Harvest Hands by Neil B. Wiseman 04 Quest by Kathryn Blackburn Peck 05 Safety First by Randall Earl Denny 06 Remember Who You Are by H. M. von Stein 07 No Greater Love by C. Neil Strait 08 The Bondage and Freedom of Truth by Vernon L. Wilcox 09 How Does the Sign Read? by Fletcher Galloway 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T.

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 7, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Orville Jenkins
Oscar F. Reed
Mary H. Augsbury
David Allen Hubbard
C. William Ellwanger
Rosemary Lee
Ross Hayslip
C. Neil Strait
H. Kenneth Bedwell
Clare St. John
John R. Ferguson
Muriel Larson
Darrell E. Luther
Jane Powers Phillips
Two people sitting in camping chairs from the shore of a lake.
Come ye yourselves apart... and rest a while. -Mark 6:31

02 Heirs of the Kingdom by General Superintendent Jenkins
03 Harvey Cox on Television by Oscar F. Reed
04 The Lifted Christ by Mary H. Augsbury
05 Can We Treat Children Like People? by David Allan Hubbard
07 The High Calling of God by C. William Ellwanger
08 Faith at Home by Rosemary Lee
09 Free at Last by Ross W. Hayslip
09 Pen Points: Come Upon a Morning by C. Neil Strait
10 Love - The Four-Dimensional Grace by H. K. Bedwell
11 I've Missed a Lot by Clare St. John

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 1, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
C. Neil Strait
Winston J. Hatcliff
Charles L. Wray
Oscar Hudson
Betty Emslie
H. R. Ballough
Mary H. Augsbury
A tour boat travels down the a river between tall limestone cliffs.
Photo ID: Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin; Fires of Fervent Prayer (See page 5.) God Is Hardly Dead (See page 3.)

02 The Unity of Faith by General Superintendent Benner

03 God Is Hardly Dead! by C. Neil Strait

04 “A Dried-up Leaf” by Winston J. Hatcliff

04 God Can by Charles L. Wray

05 Fires of Fervent Prayer by Oscar Hudson

07 Ordinary Living Can Be Extraordinarily Wonderful by Betty Emslie

08 Spare Time: How do You Spend It? by H. R. Ballough

09 I Die, But God… by Mary H. Augsbury

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 The Book Corner

13 News of Revivals

14 News of Area Interest

18 Late News

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Lyle Potter
S. Roy G. Hall
Hugh Maracle
Rixford Springer
Morris Chalfant
Mary E. Latham
Barbara Hollywood
Jerry N. Sparks
Dean Baldwin
Ivan Beals
Albert J. Lown
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Donald R. Peterman
Paul M. Miller
Aarlie J. Hull
Ann Ogden
A tall modern style building lit up in the night. City Hall, Toronto, Canada.
Photo ID: City Hall, Toronto, Canada.

02 Pentecost Today! by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 The Spirit in ’76 by Lyle Potter
04 Testimonies of Canadian Nazarenes
05 Fathers—Phoney or Real? by Morris Chalfant
06 Papa Was a Pioneer by Mary E. Latham
07 What is a Father? by Barbara Hollywood
07 Letter to Jerry—From Father by Jerry N. Sparks
08 The Spirit Helps us by Dean Baldwin
09 Destructive Desires by Ivan A. Beals
10 Onward Via Yesterday by Albert J. Lown
10 The Spirit of God by Pearl Burnside McKinney
11 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 1, 1983

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Sue Prentice
Jerald Johnson
C. Neil Strait
Miriam Hall
Hazel Lee
Jack M. Scharn
Larry Leonard
Harlan R. Heinmiller
John Denney
Bruce E. Oldham
Anonymous
Virginia M. Volk Thompson
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Irmgard L. Williams
A bride looking down at her flower girl outside on a brick pathway.
The Year of the Young Photo ID: Kelly Hutson, bride; Rebekah Yazel, niece of bride, of Marietta, Georgia.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Our Greatest Asset, General Superintendent: Charles H. Strickland
3 “Love, Too, Mommy!”, Sue Prentice
4 Letters
5 Celebrating Children’s Ministries, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
5 Trust God and It Will Be A Good Day! (Poem), C. Neil Strait
6 Let the Children Come, Miriam Hall
9 Looking Over My Shoulder, Hazel C. Lee
10 A Nuptial Prayer (Poem), Jack M. Scharn
10 A Heritage Unchanged, Larry Leonard
12 “It Really Works”: An Interview with Harlan Heinmiller, John Denney

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 15, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. Lewis
C. Neil Strait
R. E. Baker
Richard Lyon Morgan
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ruth Teasdale
A scrapbook page with four photos of a father greeting his children as he comes home.
Father's Day, 1966 ... Daddy's home!

02 Father’s Day by General Superintendent Lewis

03 Show Them Where to Walk by C. Neil Strait

05 Newlyweds by R. E. Baker

06 The Scandal of Biblical Illiteracy by Richard Lyon Morgan

09 My Only Father by Ruth Vaughn

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 God Is Not Dead by Ruth Teasdale

14 A Story-Note by Gloria

15 New Campsite for New Your District

15 Growth Rate High on Los Angeles District

15 Five New Washington Churches

16 Illinois Bible Marathon Followed by Crusades

17 The Book Corner

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 16, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
C. Neil Strait
Sergio Franco
Leland D. Watkins
Clayton Bonar
Enola Chamberlain
Milo L. Arnold
Stanley N. Whitcanak
Dallas D. Mucci
A domed and colladed building seen from up high. Inset: a father helping his son look at a branch.
A Father's Task, See Page 3. State Capitol South Carolina South Carolina District Church of the Nazarene.

02 The Strength of Quietness by General Superintendent Young
03 A Father’s Task by C. Neil Strait
04 Great Men: Poor Father by Sergio Franco
05 Sacrifices, but Not Burdens by Leland D. Watkins
06 the Problem of Reentry by Clayton Bonar
06 To Restore My Soul by Enola Chamberlin
07 Don’t Burst the Bag! by Milo L. Arnold
08 “Showers of Blessing” 20th Anniversary by S. N. Whitcanack
10 7 Musts for the Christian Family by Dallas D. Mucci
11 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
13 The Church at Work
18 Late News

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 17, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Robert L. Leffel
Fletcher Spruce
A. H. Eggleston
C. Neil Strait
Sergio Franco
Ross Hayslip
Clare St. John
Mary E. Cove
Brian L. Farmer
Ralph M. Parry
A church against a vibrant cloudy sky. Inset: a hand.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Beaverton, Oregon, Church of the Nazarene - General Assembly and Conventions June 18-26, 1964

02 The Idolatry of ISMS by General Superintendent Williamson

03 Holiness and Home by Robert L. Leffel

04 A Tribute to My Father by Fletcher C. Spruce

05 My Father by A. H. Eggleston

05 To One with Little Strength by Grace V. Watkins

06 Courageous Discipleship by C. Neil Strait

06 “All!” … The Disturbing Word by Sergio Franco

07 Pentecost has the Answer by Ross W. Hayslip

08 The Father’s Hand by Clare St. John

08 Unseen Warriors by Mary E. Cove

09 Morning Glories by Brian L. Farmer

English
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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
James 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 19, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
C. Neil Strait
Charles S. Adams
M. R. Edman
Edward F. Cox
Paul M. Miller
Oswald Hoffmann
Richard Lee Fisher
Ovella Satre Shafer
Donald R. Peterman
Lyle P. Flinner
Wil M. Spaite
Aleta Harris
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Aarlie J. Hull
Robert E. Maner
Three pictures of the Swiss mountains.
SwissAir Group Travel Luggage Tag. Name of group: World Youth Conference; Name of passenger: Teens and Young Adult of the NYPS

02 On Sabbath Keeping by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 Who's Behind the Product? by C. Neil Strait
04 June Night by Charles S. Adams
04 Family Prayer by M.R. Edman
05 Keep in Touch with the Church by Edward F. Cox
06 World Youth Conference - Switzerland by Paul Miller
08 Alcohol Addiction by Dr. Oswald Hoffmann
09 True Spirituality by Richard Lee Fisher
10 Her Heart Saw by Ovella Satre Shafer
12 A Shocking Question - A Satisfying Answer by D.R. Peterman
13 Deep and Honest Relationships by Lyle P. Flinner

English
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