Hardy C. Powers

Headshot of Hardy C. Powers

Hardy C. Powers was general superintendent of the Church of the Nazarene from 1944-1968. He also served as pastor and superintendent for Iowa District. 

Information gathered from Hardy Powers. (2018). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hardy_Powers

A tribute to Hardy C. Powers is found in Herald of Holiness - July 19, 1972.

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Language: English

Herald of Holiness - February 22, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
William E. McCumber
Carl Warren Jones
Edith Carey
Ovella Satre Shafer
Delmar Stalter
Berniece Ayers Hall
W. B. Walker
Board of General Superintendents
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
H. Ray Dunning
First page of Herald of Holiness with Superintendent Powers's article.

01 The Easter Offering – Mites and Millions by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Second Blessing by W.E. McCumber

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Herald of Holiness - February 22, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Donald R. Peterman
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Cecil Miller
Arlie T., Jr. Whaley
Ruth Wood Vaughn
G. M. Hilbourne
Kenneth H. Martin
A. Elwood Sanner
Blue-tinted photograph of a Joshua tree found in the southwest United States.

02 It Might Have Been Sold By General Superintendent Powers

03 Decisions that Determine Destinies By D. R. Peterman

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Herald of Holiness - February 24, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ross Hayslip
Jack M. Scharn
W. B. Walker
R. Franklin Cook
Lauriston J. Du Bois
Joyce Leth
James H. Jackson
E. E. Wordsworth
Ila R. Monday
William Goodman
Everett S. Phillips
Brian L. Farmer
Sheet Music for the hymn Jesus, Thine All-victorious Love; Inset: a man speaking.
January Photo Report See page 19; Hymn of the Month March, 1965

02 Watch and Pray by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Food of Obedience by Ross W. Hayslip

03 Disgrace and Grace by Jack M. Scharn

04 How Can We Gain Victory in Prayer? by Evangelist W. B. Walker

05 Missionaries in the Forefront by Franklin Cook

06 Upon the Holy Mountain by Joyce Leth

06 Account Past Due! by Lauriston J. DuBois

07 The Uniqueness of Christianity by James H. Jackson

08 The Purpose of Christ’s Second Coming by E. E. Wordsworth

08 God Mends by Ila R. Monday

09 My Duty to My Neighbor by William Goodman

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Herald of Holiness - February 26, 1958

Stephen S. White
Samuel Young
Fred W. Parsons
Marion B. Shoen
Howard Vassar (H.V.) Miller
George Privett
Maggie Culver Fry
Homer Smith
Ila R. Monday
Justa Lee Allen
Clarice Jackson
Mrs. W. M. Franklin
Hardy C. Powers
First page of the Herald.

01 An Anniversary Prayer, General Superintendent Young

02 When the Battle Is Over the Fighting Should Cease, Fred W. Parsons

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Herald of Holiness - February 28, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Fletcher Galloway
Emmett E. Taylor
Kenneth H. Pearsall
J. Kenneth Grider
James H. Jackson
Vernon L. Wilcox
Gordon Wetmore
John T. Donnelly
B. V. Seals
Flora E. Breck
Berniece Ayers Hall
Christine White
A sailboat on the rocky coast of the Sea of Galilee.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Sea of Galilee, Israel

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - February 4, 1970

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Hugh H. Gorman
Nancy O. Nelson
C. Neil Strait
Terry Read
Laura Forinash
Hardy C. Powers
Nathan Hege
Earl G. Lee
Olive W. Mumert
Donald Heard
Paul McGrady
J. Kenneth Grider
John A. Knight
Eva Finch
A tall stone clock tower seen through an archway
February--Stewardship Month The Stewardship of Time Peace Tower in Ottawa, Canada's capital

01 February--Stewardship Month: The Stewardship of Time

02 ... Without a Preacher? By General Superintendent Lawlor

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Herald of Holiness - January 17, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Phineas F. Bresee
Hardy C. Powers
Harvey J. S. Blaney
B. F. Haynes
M. Edward Borders
L. Wayne Sears
James E. Adams
Michael Hutchens
James H. Diehl
John S., Jr., Noftle
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A quote on tolerance from P.F Bresee.

01 Tolerance By P. F. Bresee

02 God and Two Sparrows By General Superintendent Powers

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Herald of Holiness - January 18, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
H. Ray Dunning
Lloyd Dean Sheets
Morris Chalfant
David J. Tarrant
F. W. Davis
D. Edwin Doyle
Charles Gailey
Grace V. Watkins
Milo L. Arnold
Phil C. Cole
Berniece Ayers Hall
Wilson R. Lanpher
First page of Herald of Holiness with Superintendent Powers's article.

01 Twice Blessed Men by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Establishing Grace by H. Ray Dunning

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 18, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
J. Kenneth Grider
H. R. Ballough
J. J. Steele
Lawrence B. Hicks
Vernon T. Groves
Charles Allen McConnell
Paul T. Culbertson
Enola Chamberlain
Elden Rawlings
Gloria Willingham
A. Elwood Sanner
A green-tinted view of trees before a rock face.
What Helped the Olsens? Their child was dead. What could the pastor say? (See page 3.) Helps to Holy Living (See "About This Issue," page 4.)

02 The Glory That Once Was By General Superintendent Powers
03 What Helped the Olsens? By J. Kenneth Grider
04 The People Who Thought They Could By H. R. Ballough
06 How Wise Are the Wise? By J. J. Steele
07 Holiness Exalts God By Lawrence B. Hicks
08 The Bondage of Rebellion By Vernon T. Groves
09 50 Years Ago: On Being a Citizen & Tight Squeeze By Charles A. McConnell
10 Editorially Speaking by W.T. Purkiser
12 You Can Be a Transfigured Person By Paul T. Culbertson
12 House of Truth By Enola Chamberlin

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 26, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Paul M. Miller
Raymond C. Kratzer
Bill Sharp
J. J. Steele
Frankie Roland
Milton E. Poole
Edward Thompson
Jack M. Scharn
Ralph Earle
A young man gazing off in front of large evergreen trees.
Youth Week, 1966: ...Among the Restless Ones (See page 3.)

02 Guidance and Goodness by General Superintendent Powers 03 The Restless Ones by Paul Miller 05 Where Readiness Counts Most by Raymond C. Kratzer 06 Fired Up-Or Fed Up? by Bill Sharp 06 Our Abilities to Choose by J. J. Steele 07 No Young People Were There by Frankie Roland 08 How Much Do I Care? by Milton E. Poole 09 Redemptive Fellowship: What Is It? by Edward Thompson 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 11 By Birth and Rebirth by Jack M.

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Herald of Holiness - January 29, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
E. S. Sonner
Umsted C. Pitts
D. Maude Gillespie
Warren W. Clay
Arthur C. Morgan
Clyde W. Rather
Hazel E. Howard
Marie Spann Hickman
Ralph A. Mickel
H. H. Smith
Bertha Munro
E. Wayne Stahl
First page of the Herald.

01 What Satan Seeks, General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

02 The Dance, E.S. Sonners

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 3, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Flora E. Breck
Hugh C. Benner
Paul R. Martin
Fred Thomas
Milo L. Arnold
Delmar Stalter
Hardy C. Powers
David K. Kline
Lawrence B. Hicks
O. Joe Olson
A man running a printing machine.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; The Lord gave the word: great was the company of those that published it (Psalms 68:11).

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 6, 1960

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
J. Kenneth Grider
H. H. Smith
Jean M. Low
Alice Hansche Mortenson
George Brannon
Ovella Satre Shafer
Mont Hurst
Enola Chamberlain
Wilbur T. Dodson
Genevieve Thompson
Grace V. Watkins
First page of Herald of Holiness.

01 Packaged Holiness by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Humility of Christ by J. Kenneth Grider

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 6, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Milo L. Arnold
L. Lee Gaines
Jack M. Scharn
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Michael Hutchens
George Decker
Iris Cathell
Katherine Bevis
P. J. Smith
Elden Rawlings
Leo C. Davis
Roland Stanford
William J. Nichols
Ovella Satre Shafer
Gloria Willingham
A young girl looking at a picture.
"In the Power of the Spirit"/ Official Organ of the Church of the Nazarene/ Nazarene Theological Seminary See Page 14/ "He is happiest, be he king or peasant who finds peace in his home." --Goethe/ For the Whole Family Eight Extra Pages

02 Soul Disturbers by General Superintendent Powers

03 Photographs or Paintings? by Milo L. Arnold

04 A Striking Contrast by L. Lee Gaines

04 A Useful Man by Jack M. Scharn

05 Christianity’s Social Concern in America by J. Grant Swank

06 Remember When? By Michael Hutchens

07 Saved by His Grace by George Decker

08 The Christian Home … and its Survival by Iris Cathell

09 God’s Footprints by Katherine Bevis

10 An Experience or a Person by P. J. Smith

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 8, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Herman L. G. Smith
John W. May
Joan Meriwell
A. S. London
Edith Carey
Harry Childers
Paul R. Martin
Frances B. Erickson
J. J. Steele
Melza H. Brown
June Rudd Pittman
Enola Chamberlain
Ila R. Monday
C. S. Jenkins
Ovella Satre Shafer
First page of the Herald.

01 First Things First, General Superintendent Powers

03 Progress in Peru, General Superintendent Williamson

English
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Herald of Holiness - January 8, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Harry F. Taplin
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Sadie Huffman Lowrey
Milton Harrington
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Tony Marshall Anderson
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Frances B. Erickson
J. Paul Downey
J. Wallace Cantrell
Everett S. Phillips
Three koala bears on a eucalyptus tree. Inset: a young girl with a dark brown bob haircut.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Australian Koala Bears See page 4; Don't Lie to Your Children See page 8.

02 Sounding Out the Word by General Superintendent Powers

03 What Drew Us Together? By Harry F. Taplin

04 Livingstone Lives by G. B. Williamson

05 Removing the Resistance of God by Milton Harrington

06 The House Built Upon a Rock by Charles F. Shaver Jr.

07 The Righteousness of the Righteous by T.M. Anderson

08 Don’t Lie to Your Children by Ruth Vaughn

08 With Thine Eyes by Frances B. Erickson

09 Maintaining the Experience of Salvation by J. Paul Downey

10 The Joy of Usefulness by J. Wallace Cantrell

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 17, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ernest E. Grosse
Michael Hutchens
Merrill G. Bassett
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Robert E. Maner
Morris Chalfant
Glen Harper
Lawrence W. Durkee
A path through laurel bushes and trees.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Laurel Smokey Mountains Tennessee and North Carolina.

02 God Has No Grandchildren by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Fallacy of Spiritual Automation by Ernest E. Grosse

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Herald of Holiness - July 19, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Nina Walter
Lily S. Thomas
Samuel L. Dunn
John A. Knight
Carl C. Williams
Branson Roberts
Hardy C. Powers
Fred M. Weatherford
E. E. Wordsworth
George Coulter
Samuel Young
Robert H. Scott
Leslie Wooten
Shirlene Webb
Aarlie J. Hull
Carlos L., Jr., Stepp
A black and white photo of sun streaming in a portico.

02 The Eternal Imperative by General Superintendent Lawlor

03 Preparing for Marriage by Nina Walter

English
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Herald of Holiness - July 29, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Clayton D. Bailey
Hoyt C. Cargal
Garth Hyde
Homer J. Adams
Joyce Leth
U. B. Godman
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Sylvan F. Starks
Ivan Beals
Fletcher Galloway
Jane Powers Phillips
Jack M. Scharn
Sheet music of 'Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee'; Inset: heavy chain links.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; The Strongest Link, See Page 6; Hymn of the Month August, 1964, 'Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee'

02 The Wise and the Babes by General Superintendent Powers

03 Our Neglected Necessity by Clayton D. Bailey

04 Holiness and God’s Moral Law by Hoyt C. Cargal

05 The Fullness of the Blessing by F. Garth Hyde

06 The Strongest Link by Homer J. Adams

06 Obedience by Joyce Leth

06 The Sin of Gashmu by U. B. Godman

07 It’s Easy! By Pearl B. McKinney

08 “Spoon-fed Christians” by Sylvan F. Starks

09 Pentecost means Power by Ivan A. Beals

10 “Fix it for me Daddy!” by Fletcher Galloway

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - July 8, 1959

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Hugh C. Benner
Raymond Box
Grace V. Watkins
J. Kenneth Grider
Mina Wiarda
Norman C. Schlichter
Joseph T. Larson
Hazel Lee
Fletcher Galloway
Norman R. Oke
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Mrs. W. M. Franklin
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Commitment and Cleansing by General Superintendent Powers

03 Korea Journey by General Superintendent Benner

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