Pauline E. Spray

Pauline E. Spray was a freelance writer, frequent contributor to Nazarene periodicals, and author of a number of books. She and her husband, Rev. Russell Spray, resided in Michigan.

From Herald of Holiness - October 1, 1987.

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - June 1, 1977

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Clare St. John
Harold I. Smith
George Privett
James D. Hamilton
Morris Chalfant
Aleta Harris
Geneva McCullough
Pauline E. Spray
Ruth A. Cameron
Glenn J. Sneed
Geraldine Nicholas
Charles Hastings Smith
Gordon Chilvers
Rob Smith
Jerry Hull
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Tom Wingard
Irene Gragg
A little blonde girl feeding a baby deer.

02 The Beauty of Holiness by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 Working Wheels Keep Clean by Clare St. John
04 Christian Wedding Or Church Wedding: Is There A Difference? by Harold Ivan Smith
06 Lifting Up Christ Begins At Home by George W. Privett, Jr.
07 Sin’s Penalties by James Hamilton
08 Gateway Or Terminal? The Lesson of Kadesh-Barnea by Morris Chalfant
08 A Spark in the Dark by Aleta Harris
09 Book Brief: Rx For “Nerves” by Pauline Spray—Reviewed by Geneva McCullough

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 17, 1959

Stephen S. White
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Ernest J. Myatt
Katherine Bevis
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Sam Stearman
Carolyn M. Keith
E. Wayne Stahl
Suzanne Raiser Trotter
John E. Maybury
Milo L. Arnold
Andrew O. Hendricks
Edwin Zimbelman
Christine White
Pauline E. Spray
Norman R. Oke
First page of the Herald.

01 Our Pastor by General Superintendent Williamson

03 When Revival Came to Oxford by Ernest J. Myatt

English
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Herald of Holiness - June 4, 1975

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Vernon L. Wilcox
Emily B. Moore
Pauline E. Spray
M. F. Spence
William H. Bynum
E. G. Benson
Carlton Hansen
Ralph Earle
Ted E. Martin
Nina Walter
Albert J. Lown
Cynthia Peterson
Ernie McNaught
Photo montage from the Communications Division, 4 men on a sound stage, a young African American boy with headphones, etc.
Nazarene Communications

02 Communicating the Good News by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 The Measure of Christian Manhood by Vernon L. Wilcox
05 The Closer Walk by Emily B. Moore
06 Immature Christians Need to Grow Up by Pauline E. Spray
08 Journey Beyond Time by M.F. Spence
08 A Wedding Prayer by William H. Bynum
09 My Covenant with My Church by E. G. Benson
10 Obedience by C.D. Hansen
11 "Holy Ghost" or "Holy Spirit?" by Ralph Earle
12 What Are We Saying About Jesus? by T.E. Martin
13 Lead Me by Nina Willis Walter

English
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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

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1972

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Edward Lawlor
Mattie Uphaus
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
David K. Kline
James P. McGraw
Mary McLaughlin
John A. Knight
Jim Spruce
Milo L. Arnold
Aarlie J. Hull
William H. Doan
Pauline E. Spray
James Dobson
Marion K Rich
Ross Hayslip
A sketch of praying hands.
World Day of Prayer March 3

02 "...Things...Most Surely Believed..." (Luke 1:1) by General Superintendent Lawlor

03 As a Man Thinketh by Mattie Uphaus

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Charles Strickland
William E. McCumber
Raymond C. McAhren
Jerry Hull
Harold I. Smith
Neil Wiseman
Harold F. Bell
Mary E. Latham
James Dobson
Richard S. Barnett
Harold William Reed
Nancy Wahonick
David F. Nixon
C. Neil Strait
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Pauline E. Spray
Ernest E. Grosse
Red tulips in full bloom.

02 Five Million for World Missions at Easter by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 My Most Needed Prayer by W. E. McCumber
04 St. Patrick’s Vision by Raymond McAhren
05 Self-Acceptance or Self-Pride? By Jerry D. Hull
06 Reaching Out When We Cannot Speak Out by Harold Ivan Smith
07 To The city with Love by Neil Wiseman
08 The Miracle Building by Harold F. Bell
09 Love colors It Beautiful by Mary E. Latham
10 Focus on the Family by James C. Dobson
11 Small Dangers by Richard S. Barnett

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 3, 1971

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Millard Reed
Pauline E. Spray
Galen D. Wilcox
Ross Hayslip
Darrell E. Luther
L. Wayne Sears
G. Thomas Wilson
Rosemary Lee
James Dobson
George L. Smith
A field of tulips with a snow-covered mountain in the background.
Give unto the Lord the glory due unto his name. (Psalms 29:2)

02 The Test of Experience by General Superintendent Samuel Young

03 Form and Fervor in the Church by Millard Reed

English
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Herald of Holiness - March 4, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
Willard B. Airhart
Ruby Franklin
Maynard James
Sam M. Wallace
Wendell Wellman
Pauline E. Spray
Melvin G. Abney
Ruth Wood Vaughn
H. Dale Mitchell
An aerial view of a neighborhood. Inset: a man writing (Sam M. Mitchell article author).
Evangelism First 1960-1964; The Mission Field at Home See Home Missions Supplement; "God Is My Partner" See page 6.

02 A Time to Live by General Superintendent Lewis

03 The Sanctified Face Life Too! By Willard B. Airhart

04 My First Look at the Church of the Nazarene

04 He Put Himself Where the Strain Was by Ruby Franklin

05 The Hope of His Coming Again by Maynard James

06 “God is my Partner” by Sam M. Wallace

07 What to do about Disagreements by Wendell Wellman

09 Tears on the Altar by Pauline E. Spray

09 Man Overboard! By Melvin Abney

10 My Heart’s Prayer by Ruth Vaughn

10 I’m Looking for Jesus by H. Dale Mitchell

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1984

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Margaret Lee
Robert E. Maner
Muriel Scammahorn
Virginia Walmsley
A. Brent Cobb
B. F. Haynes
Paul D. Mangum
Irmgard L. Williams
C. Neil Strait
Pauline E. Spray
Jerry McCant
Jean Hogan Dudley
G. Weatherley
Miriam Hall
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Ralph E. Taylor
A father and mother with a son and a daughter who is eating two ice cream cones.
National Family Week, May 6-12

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Differences and Divisions, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 A Mother’s Legacy of Faith, Margaret Lee
4 Letters
5 A Home Saved, Robert E. Maner
6 Sheltered by a Mother’s Prayers, Muriel E. Scammahorn
7 Prayer for a Child (a Poem), Virginia Walmsley
7 Billboards That Breathe, A. Brent Cobb
8 Christian Perfection, B. F. Haynes
9 Sanctified Enthusiasm – Our Heritage, Paul Mangum
10 My Other Mothers, Irmgard L. Williams
11 The Touch of Hope, C. Neil Strait

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 12, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Roger M. Williams
Ruth Wood Vaughn
James MacLeod
C.T. Corbett
W. E. (Bill) Varian
Pauline E. Spray
Jean Leathers Phillips
J. J. Steele
Morris Chalfant
J. B. Maclagan
Garth Hyde
Grace V. Watkins
Three people on an overlook with a mountain in the background. Inset: an illustration of water pouring into a hand.
Times of Refreshing See Page 6/ Mount Mitchell North Carolina District Church of the Nazarene

02 Glad in God’s Judgments by General Superintendent Williamson
03 What’s Your Perspective? by Roger M. Williams
03 In a Changing World by Ruth Vaughn
04 From Sadness to Gladness by James Macleod
05 Faith … the final step by C. T. Corbett
06 Times of Refreshing by W. E. Varian
06 Lumpy Potatoes by Pauline E. Spray
07 Mission for Souls by Jean Leathers Phillips
07 Deceived by Riches by J. J. Steele
08 The Autopsy of a Dead Church by Morris Chalfant
10 Fruitful in the Land of Affliction by J. B. Maclagan

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Edward Lawlor
Harold DeMott
Board of General Superintendents
B. Edgar Johnson
Victor Peters
Ross E. Price
Claude D. Wilson
Harold William Reed
C. Neil Strait
C. Neil Strait
Paul R. Martin
James Dobson
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Richard Smith
Lawrence W. Durkee
Mary E. Latham
Alice Rutter
S. Frank Hicke
Pauline E. Spray
Jerry N. Sparks
An oil painting with a collage of buildings and men from Nazarene history.
Heritage Nazarene; oil painting by Victor Peters (wraps around to back cover) See pg. 5 for full description

02 Complacency by General Superintendent Edward Lawlor
03 The Hidden Beatitude by Harold DeMott
04 General Assemble Prayer Proclamation by the Board of General Superintendents
05 A Pictorial History by B. Edgar Johnson
06 How Should One Testify to the Experience of Heart Purity? By Ross E. Price
07 1976 Belongs to Us! By Claude D. Wilson
08 I Believe in Vision by Harold W. Reed
09 The Case Against Social Drinking by C. Neil Strait
09 "My People Have Forgotten" by Paul Martin
10 Television at Its Worst by James C. Dobson

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 22, 1974

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Pauline E. Spray
Pam Nickerson
Richard A. Miller
C. Neil Strait
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Lyle P. Flinner
Geraldine Nicholas
Randy Michael
Shirlene Braswell
Theodore W. Willingham
Harold DeMott
Wil M. Spaite
Clifford, Jr. Chew
John C. Oster
Aarlie J. Hull
Jack Wayne Furbee
A collage of tissue paper with a white dove and the words "By My Spirit..."
"By My Spirit..." Vacation Bible School Sunday - May 26/ Memorial Day - May 27/ Pentecost (Whitsunday) - June 2

02 The Miracle of Pentecost by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 "Tie a Knot and Hang On" by Pauline E. Spray
04 To James: I Love You by Pam Nickerson
04 Today by Richard Miller
05 Have a Good Day by C. Neil Strait
06 Pentecost or Babel...Today! by Russell Metcalfe
07 Accepting Others by Lyle P. Flinner
08 Tribute to Derek by Geraldine Nicholas
10 Sanctification: The Holy Spirit in His Fullness by Randy Michael
11 Brother Joe by Shirlene Webb Braswell

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 6, 1970

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Boneita P. Marquart
Pauline E. Spray
Earl G. Lee
Forrest McCullough
Pat Kenoyer
Janice Hancock Abla
Leslie Parrott
J. Melton Thomas
Vada Lee Barkley
John A. Knight
Frankie Roland
A mother with a dark beehive hairdo holding her infant child.
Mother's Day May 10 "Her children arise up, and call her blessed..." Proverbs 31:28

02 Mothers Must Mobilize By General Superintendent George Coulter

03 Helping Children Learn to Read By Boneita P. Marquart

English
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Herald of Holiness - May 8, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Hugh C. Benner
Michael Daves
Ross Hayslip
Wanda Milner Winburn
Theda Jaggers
Pauline E. Spray
John S., Jr., Noftle
Elden Rawlings
Albert J. Lown
A poem: Heritage by Kathryn Blackburn Peck

01 Heritage By Kathryn Blackburn Peck
02 When Mothers Fail By General Superintendent Benner
03 Ten Commandments for Parents By Michael Daves
05 Holiness Is Friendship with God By Ross W. Hayslip
06 Are We Short-Changing Our Children? By Wanda Milner
08 Just Put Me Down as a Mother By Mrs. Theda Jaggers
09 "... of such is the Kingdom..." By Pauline E. Spray
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 On Being a Whole Person: Resentment Is Poisonous By John S. Noftle
12 Pro/Con: Letters to the Editor

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Pauline E. Spray
Carl Warren Jones
Jack P. Hansen
Steven A. Langford
Ruth Teasdale
Charsten Christensen
Robert M. Milner
Berniece Ayers Hall
Grace V. Watkins
A man paddling a small narrow boat out of a boat dock with many houseboats in India.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; India, Dal Lake, Kashmir

General Articles

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1976

William E. McCumber
Charles Strickland
Betty Martin
Lucile Waer
Thane Minor
Morris Chalfant
Ovella Satre Shafer
C. Neil Strait
E. W. Martin
Peter W. Gentry
Don Kraybill
Nina Beegle
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Theodore Esselstyn
Harold L. Phillips
James V. Wilbanks
Pauline E. Spray
Mrs. Ernest Holscher
An illustration of pilgrims, men, women, and children walking through the snow.

02 Thanksgiving And Missions by General Superintendent Charles H. Strickland
03 Not Empty-Handed by Betty Martin
03 Thanksgiving Prayer by Lucile Waer
04 Counting The Cost by Thane Minor
06 Putting Your Heart Into God's Work by Morris Chalfant
06 Sing A Song of Thanksgiving by Ovella Satre Shafer
07 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait
08 The Kept Ones by E. W. Martin
09 Another Spirit of '76 by Peter W. Gentry
10 Civil Religion Vs. New Testament Christianity by Don Kraybill

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1982

William E. McCumber
Orville Jenkins
Robert R. Lawrence
Bill M. Sullivan
Ray Goin
W. E. (Bill) Varian
Mabel P. Adamson
Catherine Howard Martin
Manuel Chavier
Ivan Beals
E. Ruth Glover
Steve Cooley
Pauline E. Spray
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Raymond C. Kratzer
Stan Meek
Neil Hightower
Randy T. Hodges
Byron H. Maybury
Don C. Farnsworth
A loaf of bread being broken in a pair of hands.
"A generous man will himself be blessed, for he shares his food with the poor." Proverbs 22:9, NIV

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Time To Give Thanks, General Superintendent: Orville W. Jenkins
3 I Believe, Robert R. Lawrence
4 Letters
5 Revivalism Is Alive and Well in the Church of the Nazarene, Bill M. Sullivan
6 One Hundred Dollars Worth of God's Care, Ray Goin
7 Revivals - Are They Worth It?, Bill Varian
8 A Challenging Gratitude, Mabel P. Adamson
8 Not Merely Words (a poem), Catherine Howard Martin
9 Are We Relevant?, Manuel Chavier
10 Remember To Give Thanks, Ivan A. Beals
11 Reflections (a poem), E. Ruth Glover

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 15, 1985

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Pauline E. Spray
Morris Chalfant
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Mark Rudeen
Joseph D., Jr. Biscoe
Neil Hightower
Steve Cooley
Terry Williams
Diana Allen
Chris Blankenship
Nina Beegle
Inez T. Howison
Ross Hayslip
Leslie Wooten
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
A. Brent Cobb
Mabel P. Adamson
William Goodman
E. Dale Keith
A white church with a steeple in the midst of red-orange-leafed trees.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Reading the Old Testament with the Mind of Christ, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 The Therapy of Thanksgiving, Pauline E. Spray
4 Letters
5 A Grateful Heart, Morris Chalfant
5 Thanksgiving Prayer (a Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
6 Make Room for the Children on the Sunday School Express, Mark Rudeen
7 The Spring of Thanksgiving, Joseph D. Biscoe, Jr.
8 Spirituality Requires Roots, Neil E. Hightower
9 Nazarene Roots: The I.H.M. Union, 1952, Steve Cooley
10 A Whole Person, Terry Williams

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 22, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Mendell Taylor
E. E. Wordsworth
Albert M. Wells
Marcella Braker
Katherine Bevis
Pauline E. Spray
Gordon D. Hall
William J. Nichols
Alice Hansche Mortenson
D. Maude Gillespie
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Esther Skinner Wolfe
A cornucopia overflowing with fruit and vegetables.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights (James 1:17).

General Articles

English
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Herald of Holiness - November 27, 1957

Stephen S. White
Samuel Young
June Rudd Pittman
Marion B. Shoen
Allen B. Miller
Ed Bennett
Christine White
Clarice Jackson
Pauline E. Spray
Katherine Bevis
Dean Wessels
Maud V. Meek
Walter E. Isenhour
Harriette Kelly
Bertha Munro
Ila R. Monday
First page of the Herald.

01 One World at a Time, General Superintendent Young

02 Late News

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