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.

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - November 16, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Albert J. Lown
Walter E. Isenhour
Don Ballard
James W. Tharp
Arthur W. Fisher
Marian L. Knorr
Hal M. von Stein
O. Joe Olson
Belle Chapman Morrill
Forrest McCullough
Dean Wessels
Clyde Golliher
Alice Hansche Mortenson
First page of the Herald.

01 Regions Beyond - Copenhagen, Denmark by General Superintendent Powers

03 Windows in Heaven by A.J. Lown

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Herald of Holiness - November 17, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ralph R. Hodges
Elaine Cunningham
Leslie Parrott
Clyde Golliher
Milo L. Arnold
Gloria Willingham
A man and a woman harvesting.
A Peru Harvest by Clyde Golliher (See page 6.) Revolving Doors for Churches (See page 8.)

02 Conviction, Condemnation, Conversion by General Superintendent Powers
03 The Doom That Failed To Fall by R. R. Hodges
04 “How Much Shall We Give?” by Elaine Cunningham
04 About This Issue…
05 Toward Abundant Living: The Sin God Can’t Forgive by Leslie Parrott
06 “We Want Our Own Church” by Clyde Golliher
08 Revolving Doors for Churches by Milo L. Arnold
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
12 The Church at Work
13 A Story-Note from Gloria
14 Moving Need Not Break Church Ties
18 Late News
19 Pen Points

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Herald of Holiness - November 20, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ethel G. Bemis
E. L. Cornelison
Katherine Bevis
C. William Fisher
Louis E. Gale
Ron Rodes
Hal M. von Stein
Loren E. Schaffer
Earl E. Barrett
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Edith Carey
Laura Forinash
A busy street in China filled with bicycles, ricksaws, and people on foot.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Thanksgiving Offering November 24, 1963 ...that others might know Christ

02 Salvage Those Losses by General Superintendent Powers

03 My Prayer by Ethel Granger Beemis (Bemis)

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Herald of Holiness - November 26, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Harold Glaze
Mary E. Latham
Neal Dirkse
Ernest Armstrong
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Losing to Win by General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

03 Modern Pioneers by Harold Glaze

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Herald of Holiness - November 28, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Harvey J. S. Blaney
Milo L. Arnold
E. E. Wordsworth
John F. Hay
E. W. Lawrence
J. Paul Downey
W. Everett Henry
Paul R. Martin
Marie Strachan
Sailboats anchored off a small beach.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; The Caribbean Puerto Rico.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - November 29, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Earl E. Barrett
U. E. Harding
B. F. Haynes
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
James E. Killoran
James V. Wilbanks
Hal M. von Stein
R. E. Valdez
Will Allen Dromgoole
A. Elwood Sanner
A purple-tinted photograph of 2 flying Vs of geese over water.

02 Packaged Holiness By General Superintendent Powers

03 Helps to Holy Living: Holiness Is Wholeness By E. E. Barrett

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Herald of Holiness - November 8, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Hugh C. Benner
Wilbur T. Dodson
Jaime Kratz
Kenneth Vogt
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Mary H. Augsbury
David L. Saucier
Jack Wright
J. Kenneth Grider
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
A dutch windmill.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Denmark, Langeland Island

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - October 14, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
H. Dale Mitchell
Hilma Phillips Bouck
Sylvan F. Starks
Hal M. von Stein
Dorothy S. Hampton
Kelly Leigh
A crowd of people; Inset: a forest on fire.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Laymen's Sunday, October 18, 1964; Despised Fire! See Page 6.

02 Loving and Losing by General Superintendent Powers

03 I Went Home Today by H. Dale Mitchell

04 No Questions Asked by Hilma Phillips Bouck

05 “Where is Your Faith?” by Sylvan F. Starks

06 Despised Fire! By H. M. von Stein

07 On the Care and Use of the Minister’s Wife by Dorothy S. Hampton

09 My House Shall be Called the House of Prayer by Kelly Leigh

10 Laymen Extraordinary

12 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

13 The Church at Work

17 The Answer Corner by W. T. Purkiser

18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - October 14, 1970

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Hardy C. Powers
Ross Hayslip
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
C. Neil Strait
Claude L. Chilton
Earl G. Lee
Eva J. Cummings
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Aaron Merritt (A. M.) Hills
Jack M. Scharn
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Hal M. von Stein
A blue-tinted photo of a lighthouse with bright shining lights.
Bible College Offering October 18 Decade of Impact Immediate Personal Action for Christ

02 Called Christians! By General Superintendent Lawlor

03 Where Else Can We Go? By Hardy C. Powers

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Herald of Holiness - October 2, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
C. William Ellwanger
Michael Martin
Fletcher Galloway
Gus B. Bergesen
Lawrence B. Hicks
Bernard M. Archer
Elton F. Slusser
Laura Forinash
Birch trees along a Massachusetts country road.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; "Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on thee because he trusteth in thee." Isaiah 26:3

02 Bigness and Blessing by General Superintendent Powers

03 Holiness and the Radiant Life by C. William Ellwanger

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Herald of Holiness - October 22, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Granville S. Rogers
Genevieve Thompson
Richard L. Fullerton
Donna Clark Goodrich
Elton W. House
Esther Timmer
Remiss Rehfeldt
Otto C. Perry
Lyle Prescott
Clarice Jackson
Dudley B. Anderson
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 The Thanksgiving Offering: A Test of Our Love by General Superintendent Powers

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - October 26, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Ross Hayslip
Hal M. von Stein
Albert J. Lown
Edward Lawlor
Paul Orjala
David Walker
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Floyd W. Hawkins
Many Haitians raise hands while listening to an evangelist speaker.
Photo ID: Evangelist Paul Martin talks to a mass of Haitian coverts who are testifying with their hands upraised that Jesus has come into their hearts. Political Morality (See page 3.) Spiritual Forces at Work in Latin Crusades (See "About the Cover," page 4, and page 7.)

02 God Bless America by General Superintendent Powers

03 Political Morality by Ross W. Hayslip

04 The Winds of Peace by Hal M. von Stein

05 The Meanings of Sanctification by Albert J. Lown

06 Our Unique Dynamic! by Edward Lawlor

07 What Was Ambassadors 1966? by Paul R. Orjala

09 An Ambassador Looks At the Latin Church by David Walker

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 When Shadows Deepen by Pearl Burnside McKinney

13 News of Religion

14 Evangelists’ Slates

15 Hymn of the Month by Floyd W. Hawkins

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Herald of Holiness - October 30, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Clarence Edwin Flynn
Roy F. Smee
David J. R. Spittal
Genevieve Thompson
Norman R. Oke
Bob Quanstrom
W. Don Adams
Marian L. Knorr
Vivian Preston
James P. McGraw
Flora E. Breck
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 My Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, General Superintendent Powers

03 “That Your Fruit Should Remain,” General Superintendent Williamson

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Herald of Holiness - October 5, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Samuel Young
H. Orton Wiley
Carl Bangs
T. Crichton Mitchell
Dean Kerns
H. Ray Dunning
W. B. Walker
Pauline E. Spray
James R. Spittal
First page of the Herald

01 The Challenge of Christ’s Way by General Superintendent Powers

03 The Arminianism of John Wesley by General Superintendent Young

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Herald of Holiness - October 6, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
John A. Biggers
David K. Kline
Ada B. Hoelscher
Hal M. von Stein
Milo L. Arnold
Randal Earl Denny
C. Neil Strait
James R. Spittal
Many people listening in an auditorium.
Where Do You Find 2,500 New People? Southwest Oklahomans Did in One Year (See Page 14)

02 A Sending Service by General Superintendent Powers
03 Called to be a Layman by John A. Biggers
04 “Twenty-Two in One Hour!” by David K. Kline
05 The Sandstorm by Ada B. Hoelscher
06 The Tie Tree by H. M. Von Stein
07 The Sound of A Home by Milo L. Arnold
08 The Walk to Emmaus by Randal E. Denny
09 Absorbed by the Crowd by C. Neil Strait
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
11 He Knoweth Best by J. R. Spittal
11 The Church at Work
17 Pro & Con
18 Late News
18 News of the Religious World

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Herald of Holiness - October 7, 1959

Stephen S. White
Hardy C. Powers
John W. May
Enola Chamberlain
Monna Gay
A. S. London
Ralph A. Mickel
E. R. Haven
J. Kenneth Grider
George Brannon
Amanda B. Cove
June Rudd Pittman
Flora E. Breck
Justa Lee Allen
Elton E. Andersen
First page of the Herald.

01 They Financed a Falsehood by General Superintendent Powers

03 Holiness and Standards by John W. May

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Herald of Holiness - September 14, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
Glenn H. Asquith
Edward Lawlor
Sergio Franco
Paul S. Rees
Jack M. Scharn
Elden Rawlings
Nazarene teens watch a skit provided by Los Angeles District delegates at the Teen Institute at Estes Park, Colorado.
A Trilogy of Tragedies By Paul S. Rees (See page 8.) 1,200 Teens Attend Estes Park Conclave (See pages 12-15.)

02 Take a Look at Tomorrow by General Superintendent Powers

03 School Ahead – Danger? by Glenn H. Asquith

05 A Circle of Concern by Edward Lawlor

07 Who Lives in Your House? by Sergio Franco

08 A Trilogy of Tragedies by Paul S. Rees

09 Why Did Christ Come? by Jack M. Scharn

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Spiritual Results Make Impact on Teen Institute Observers by Elden Rawlings

16 News of Religion

18 Late News

19 The Answer Corner

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Herald of Holiness - September 15, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
N. James Bartz
Paul R. Martin
Richard H. Leffel
Walter W. Smith
J. J. Steele
A. A. E. Berg
Clayton Bonar
Elden Rawlings
Gloria Willingham
A view of a barge and a sailboat from the top of a Mackinac Suspension Bridge.
Mackinac Bridge: Michigan District Link

02 The Necessity of Holy Testimony by General Superintendent Powers
03 Thank You Lord by James Bartz
04 Loyalty in the Days of Mr. M. by Paul Martin
05 Christians Who Ring True by Richard H. Leffel
06 Tornado by Walter W. Smith
07 The Sin of Materialism by J. J. Steele
08 Only Results Count by A. A. E. Berg
09 Narrow (Way)- Minded by Clayton Bonar
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
12 Lay Leader Energizes Others to Evangelize by Elden Rawlings
12 The Church at Work
17 A Story-Note from Gloria
18 Late News

English
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Herald of Holiness - September 2, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
C. William Fisher
Ulf Kristoffersen
Paul T. Culbertson
Robert Reza
Brian L. Farmer
John W. May
Fletcher Spruce
Carlton L. Burlison
Mary H. Augsbury
Mendell Taylor
A large waterfall; Inset: a couple walking out of church.
In the Power of the Spirit; Havasu Falls, Arizona, U.S.A.; And Now, to LIVE! See Page 4.

02 Our Christ: Compassionate and Capable by Hardy C. Powers

04 And Now … Live! By C. William Fisher

06 God has Transformed my Life! By Ulf Kristoffersen

07 A Layman’s Understanding of the Holy Spirit by Paul T. Culbertson

09 God’s Leadership by Robert Reza

10 Intercession for Us! By Brian L. Farmer

12 News in Picture

14 The Baptism with the Holy Spirit by John W. May

15 God is Moving by Fletcher Spruce

16 What are you going to do about it? By Carlton L. Burlison

18 Renewal Now! By Mary H. Augsbury

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Herald of Holiness - September 20, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hardy C. Powers
L. Wayne Sears
Ernest E. Grosse
Milo L. Arnold
Eva J. Cummings
John Jenkins
C. Neil Strait
Gloria Willingham
Paul T. Culbertson
A. Elwood Sanner
A white-steepled church nestled in rolling hills and trees.

02 The Christian Home By General Superintendent Powers

03 The Church Is Not My Kingdom By L. Wayne Sears

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