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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Herald of Holiness - July 9, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Umsted C. Pitts
Ron Borden
Albert F. Harper
Charles V. Fairbairn
C. B. Strang
B. F. Haynes
Paul W. Beals
Mel Larson
F. W. Davis
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Broadening Mind or Stretching Conscience? by General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - June 23, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
C. William Ellwanger
Samuel Young
Lawrence B. Hicks
Katherine Bevis
Roy E. Wilson
Arthur, Jr. Brown
Dorothy S. Hampton
Daniel Stafford
An overhead view of a large lumber mill complex. Inset: A police officer (Roy Wilson) in dress uniform.
October Lumber Mill, Oregon Pacific District Church of the Nazarene/ He Leadeth Me See Page 6.

02 The Better Bible by General Superintendent Powers
03 Things Unshakable by C. William Ellwanger
04 Kingdom Business is Big Business by Samuel Young
04 The Meaning of Sin by Lawrence B. Hicks
05 That Light Which Never Fails by Katherine Bevis
06 He Leadeth Me by Roy E. Wilson
07 Does He Cry Today? by Arthur Brown
08 The Broken Heart by Dorothy S. Hampton
09 Spiritual Multiple Sclerosis by Daniel Stafford
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
11 Lily by Grace V. Watkins
12 The Church at Work
18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - June 26, 1957

Stephen S. White
Velma I. Knight
Hardy C. Powers
Mabel Newman
Leo C. Davis
Norman R. Oke
Robert L. Lunsford
Alice W. Norton
Van Turman
Mary E. Latham
J. M. Yarbrough
Mrs. W. M. Franklin
Genevieve Thompson
C. W. Davis
Paul Hendrix
Marion B. Shoen
Ovella Satre Shafer
First page of the Herald.

01 A Psalm of David

02 Late News

02 Gleanings from the Office Editor’s Desk

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Herald of Holiness - June 5, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
James P. McGraw
H. H. Smith
Katherine Bevis
R. J. Lush
Paul R. Martin
Hal M. von Stein
George Alcorn
Norman R. Oke
Lois Blanchard Eades
Mrs. J. C. Wallace
Pauline E. Spray
B. V. Seals
First page of the Herald.

01 They Drank! General Superintendent Powers

03 Why Be a Nazarene? James McGraw

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Herald of Holiness - March 13, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Mrs. M. Spittal
Fletcher Galloway
Vernon L. Wilcox
Hardy C. Powers
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Elizabeth M. Dumann
R. A. Kerby
David J. Tarrant
Bertha R. Hudelson
Harry Childers
Maud V. Meek
J. Fred Parker
Cover of the Herald of Holiness

01 "Strong, Burning Prayer,” General Superintendent Benner

02 Revival Prayer, Mrs. M Spittal

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Herald of Holiness - March 18, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
C. Paul Gray
W. M. Lynch
Geneva Hunting
Harold F. Bell
Laura Forinash
Ruth Teasdale
W. B. Franklin
Mary Hawks
Ruby Franklin
C. Neil Strait
Ross Hayslip
Charles L. Childers
Crater Lake, Oregon. Inset: a cross in the mountains.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Crater Lake in Southern Oregon General Assembly and Conventions Portland, Oregon June 18-26, 1964.

02 After Holiness-What? By General Superintendent Powers 03 The Cross … and Beyond! By C. Paul Gray 04 Big Church Little Church 05 They Know Not What They Do by W. M. Lynch 05 He Gave Himself by Geneva Hunting 06 A Layman Speaks to Laymen by Harold F. Bell 07 A One and a Circle by Laura Forinash 08 He is a King by Ruth Teasdale 09 The Liberty of the Lord by W. B. Franklin 10 Clean Clear Through! By Mary Hawks 10 Two Women went to the Church to Pray by Ruby Franklin 11 Man Loses his Poverty in Christ by C. Neil Strait 12 The Impossibility of Neutrality by Ross W. Hayslip 12 Can it be True?

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Herald of Holiness - March 19, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
W. Don Adams
Charles E. Higgins
Barbara Myers
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
Ron Borden
E. D. Messer
Art Rakestraw
Norman C. Schlichter
Flora E. Breck
Alice Spangenberg
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 The Candle on the Candlestick by General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - March 20, 1957

Stephen S. White
James R. Spittal
June Rudd Pittman
Ovella Satre Shafer
Ernest E. Grosse
Hardy C. Powers
Bernie Smith
Robert A. Moran
Jessie W. Finks
Carroll P. Lanpher
Paul R. Martin
Katherine Bevis
Christine White
F. W. Davis
Bertha Munro
Ernest J. Myatt
First page of the Herald.

01 Sitting or Serving? by Samuel Young

02 Keep the Glory Down by J.R. Spittal

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Herald of Holiness - March 27, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Jack C. Pischel
Louise Adams
George Frame
E. E. Zachary
Arthur Hedley
Lois M. Marmon
William C. Esselstyn
Donald S. Metz
Jarrette Aycock
Walter W. Tink
E. Wayne Stahl
Louis McCurdy
Frances B. Erickson
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 The Company of the Compromised, General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - March 6, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Lawrence B. Hicks
Milo L. Arnold
Gordon D. Hall
Charles F. Smith
Wilbur T. Dodson
J. Kenneth Grider
Fay Sheldon
Ruby Franklin
Jack M. Scharn
A tall brick front of a church with many people standing on the stairs in front.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; College Church of the Nazarene Nampa, Idaho.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - March 6, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Millard Reed
Ralph Earle
M. Kent Moore
W. Robertson
Ross Hayslip
Janice Hancock Abla
Grace V. Watkins
Luke E. Munn
Willis E. Snowbarger
Milo L. Arnold
Albert J. Lown
The Grand Canyon in the early morning

02 The Meaning of the Easter Offering By General Superintendent Powers
03 God is No Contractor By Millard Reed
04 Pen Points: Two Kinds of Crowns By Ralph Earle
05 Unraveling the Complexities of 1968 By M. Kent Moore
06 The Only True Source of Peace By Rev. W. Robertson
07 Thank God for Plodders By Ross W. Hayslip
08 You, Your Children, and the Moving Van By Janice Hancock Abla
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
10 For All Journeying By Grace V. Watkins
12 Korean DMZ Both Comical and Sinister By Luke E. Munn

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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Marian L. Knorr
Ovella Satre Shafer
Lyle Prescott
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Earl C. Wolf
Kenneth C. Fraser
L. Wayne Sears
Bert Webb
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
H. H. Smith
P. J. Bartram
Katherine Bevis
F. W. Davis
Christine White
Genevieve Thompson
First page of the Herald.

01 Battle and Build, General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Board of General Superintendents
Ruth Teasdale
Mel-Thomas Rothwell
Berniece Roer Neal
Jacklyn W. Shockley
Hardy C. Powers
Hugh C. Benner
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A young child smelling a flower.

02 I Know and Am Persuaded By General Superintendent Williamson
03 A Proclamation By the Board of General Superintendents
04 God and Mathematics By Ruth Teasdale
06 Holiness and a Case in Situational Ethics By Mel-Thomas Rothwell
07 Magazines and Coffee Tables By Berniece Roer Neal
08 Memphis: It Can't Happen Here By Jacklyn W. Shockley
09 When a Nation Remembers God in Crisis By Hardy C. Powers
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 Use Them, or Lose Them By Hugh C. Benner
14 Campus Commentary By Willis Snowbarger

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Herald of Holiness - May 17, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Viola E. Hodge
J. Kenneth Grider
H. B. Garvin
Samuel Young
Robert E. Maner
E. E. Wordsworth
Leo C. Davis
J. B. Maclagan
William J. Nichols
Berniece Ayers Hall
Esther Skinner Wolfe
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Marian L. Knorr
Jessie W. Finks
A collage including a quote from Acts 1:8 (KJV)
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; Pentecost Sunday May 21.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - May 18, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Wendell Wellman
C. Edwin Murphey
David L. Fletcher
J. Harrison Hudson
Paul R. Martin
Tony Marshall Anderson
Gloria Willingham
A night view of downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,
First Person Singular (See page 5.) Real Religion: What Is It? (See page 6.)

02 A Song in the Night by General Superintendent Powers

03 What Is Prayer Worth by Wendell Wellman

04 Holy Fire! by C. Edwin Murphey

05 First Person Singular by David L. Fletcher

06 Real Religion: What Is It? by J. Harrison Hudson

08 Do Thyself No Harm by Paul Martin

09 The Blessed Man by T. M. Anderson

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Pro & Con: Letters to the Editor

12 The Book Corner

13 A Story-Note by Gloria

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Herald of Holiness - May 19, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Clayton Bonar
Fletcher Galloway
Paul R. Martin
Dave Hall
Marcella Brenner
Kay Ford
Milo L. Arnold
C. Neil Strait
David L. Fletcher
Dorothy S. Hampton
Deane R. Hardy
A. S. London
A Los Angeles highway in the night. Inset: a man sharing a Christian tract with another person.
A Day of Unforgettable Witnessing See Page 11. Downtown Los Angeles at Night Los Angeles District Church of the Nazarene.

02 The Outer Limits of Worldly Wisdom by General Superintendent Powers
03 Motivated to Live! By Clayton Bonar
04 The “Bulldog” Strain in Saints by Fletcher Galloway
05 Saints Anonymous by Paul Martin
05 The Great Physician by Dave Hall
06 Mother’s Day Awakening by Marcella Brenner
06 The Simplicity of Faith by Kay Ford
07 Don’t Stay at a Motel! by Milo L. Arnold
08 Watch the “Uncoordinated Drift” by C. Neil Strait
08 The Power of Purpose by David L. Fletcher
09 Berries and Mud Puddles by Dorothy S. Hampton

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Herald of Holiness - May 22, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Vernon L. Wilcox
Carl N. Hall
V. C. Upton
Morris Chalfant
Mary H. Augsbury
James E. Adams
Milo L. Arnold
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
A stone church with gothic arches.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Warren Avenue Church of the Nazarene Columbus, Ohio.

02 Go Tell it to Jesus by General Superintendent Powers

03 Prayer: The Divine-Human Encounter by Vernon L. Wilcox

04 Change Congregations by Carl N. Hall

05 Keys to the Kingdom by V. C. Upton

05 Our Holiness Heritage … and World Evangelism by Morris Chalfant

06 The Arrow of Deliverance by Mary H. Augsbury

07 Only Love Matters by James E. Adams

08 Missionary Martyrs by Milo L. Arnold

09 Do I Leave His House with Inward Glow? By Alice Hansche Mortsenson

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

11 Dr. C. Warren Jones

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Herald of Holiness - May 22, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Robert E. Speer
Hardy C. Powers
Willis E. Snowbarger
Brian L. Farmer
Wesley D. Tracy
C. Neil Strait
Kenneth Vogt
M. Harold Daniels
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A quote from Robert E. Speer.

01 Quote from Robert E. Speer
02 Fling Away Ambitions By General Superintendent Powers
03 Can the Holiness Message Penetrate the University Campus? By Willis E. Snowbarger
05 A Plum in His Mouth By Brian L. Farmer
06 Must Self Die Too? By Wesley D. Tracy
07 Pen Points: I Quit By C. Neil Strait
08 This is the Church! By Kenneth Vogt
09 Where Did You Learn the Most? By M. Harold Daniels
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 On Being a Whole Person: The Search for Inner Peace By John S. Noftle

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Herald of Holiness - May 23, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Mary Ellen Bowerman
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
Wilbur W. Brannon
Ernest E. Grosse
Lyle Prescott
C. B. McCaull
Harvey J. S. Blaney
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Sketch portraits of E.P. Ellyson, E.F. Walker, and W.C. Wilson
Evangelism First 1960-1964; E.P. Ellyson 1864-1954, General Superintendent 1908-11; E.F. Walker 1852-1918, General Superintendent 1911-1918; W.C. Wilson 1866-1915, General Superintendent 1915;

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - May 31, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
John H. Cotner
Valetta Steel
B. F. Haynes
John Matthews
Joe Chastain
Cecil L. Haycock
Reuben Welch
M. V. Scutt
A. Elwood Sanner
Images of British Hondurans: four year old Ramona and Kekchi Indians with their houses in the background.

02 The Missionaries are There! By General Superintendent Powers

03 Helps to Holy Living: Blameless but Not Faultless By John H. Cotner

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