John W. May

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Language: English

Even Your Sanctification

John W. May

The purpose of this book is to offer the doctrine and experience of sanctification in as practical terms as possible.  

Contents: 

1. The Price of Sanctification.

2. The Purpose of Sanctification.

3. The Possessiveness of Sanctification

4. The Power of Sanctification

5. The Perpendiculars of Sanctification.

English
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Book

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1988

William E. McCumber
John F. Hay
Keith Schwanz
Ed Felter
John W. May
J. V. Langford
Michael A. Vasquez
Timothy R. Cassity
David J. Felter
William Goodman
William David Gebby
Neil C. Fitzgerald
Jerald Johnson
Dorothy Tarrant
David Pollock
Mark D. Berry
Two bells hung in archways overlooking a countryside.
The Christian's Relation to the World/ The Negative Power of Cursing/ Revival--Antidote for Oblivion/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 The Christian’s Relationship to the World, John F. Hay
6 Democracy and Righteous People, Keith Schwanz
7 The Negative Power of Cursing, Ed Felter
10 Will the Sun Shine Again?, Ivan A. Beals
11 What If?, John W. May
12 Calamity Christians, J. V. Langford
14 Melting in the Night, Michael A. Vasquez
15 The Evolutionary Effect, Timothy R. Cassity
16 Revival - Antidote for Oblivion, David J. Felter
17 Christian Parents of Homosexuals, William Goodman

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
Randall G. Wright
John Minter
Fred A. Mund
C. Dale German
Mark R. Moore
Edward F. Cox
Nancy Clark
Kenneth Vogt
Maxine E. Crain
Lois Blanchard Eades
Donna Clark Goodrich
Dean Wessels
Neil Hightower
Fletcher L. Tink
John W. May
Richard J. Simons, Jr.
College Church of the Nazarene and 4 students in front of Benner Library on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University
Nazarene College Day--April 26

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Monster Cities, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 Remembering “Old Jim”, Randall G. Wright
4 Letters
5 Nazarene College Report Card, John Minter
6 The Ministry of Music, Fred A. Mund
8 How Christian Education Changed My Life, C. Dale German
9 “Because You Gave…”, Mark R. Moore
10 Reflections of a College Chaplain, Edward F. Cox
11 Nazarene Roots: Nature, Grace, and Spirit in the Scheme of Education: The Inauguration of E. P. Ellyson
12 A Girl, a Shop, and a New Church, Nancy Clark

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - April 15, 1988

William E. McCumber
Gordon Wetmore
Willis E. Snowbarger
John M. Nielson
David Tavares
Frankie Roland
John W. May
John C. Oster
Forrest Nash
C. Dale German
Gerald Yoesel
Nina Beegle
E. Ruth Glover
Bonnie R. Benedix
William M. Greathouse
Kathie Ketchum
Frank Eifert
A stone cross engraved with IHS and "I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life" super imposed in the foreground.
Nazarene College Day - April 24/ Value, Cost, and Price/ No Homesick Pills/ What Now?/ After the Shock...the Song/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 Jesus and Truth, Gordon Wetmore
5 Value, Cost, and Price, Willis E. Snowbarger
6 Challenges to Nazarene Higher Education, John M. Nielson
8 My Testimony, David Tavares
9 No Homesick Pills, Frankie Roland
10 What Now?, John W. May
12 Mark R. Moore … Church Planter in Focus, John C. Oster
13 The Nazarene College: Through the Eyes of A Parent, Forrest W. Nash
14 Growing Pains, C. Dale German
16 After the Shock … The Song, Gerald Yoesel
17 An International Denouement, Nina E. Beegle

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Michael Hutchens
M. H. Rozzell
Jack M. Barnell
Emily Moran
Charles Strickland
Sharon Fleming
John W. May
Dean Wessels
Audrey Cochran
Alice Crane Behr
Jim Stocks
Lois Anne Williams
Jack Conn
Frank Dizmang
Harold I. Smith
A yellow rose held in a pair of hands.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 Sin is Still Sin, General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Hard Lessons for the Lonely, Michael Hutchens
4 Letters
5 My Book of Remembrance, M. H. Rozzell
6 Remarriage Risks – New Wine in Old Wineskins, Jack M. Barnell
8 Doves, Not Ostriches, Emily Moran
9 “Because You Gave…”, Charles H. Strickland
10 Choices, Sharon Fleming
11 Nazarene Roots: Australian Origins: More Leaves from Our Album
12 Why don’t you Watch Where I’m Going?, John W. May
13 “Does a Widow Ever Get Over…”, Dean Wessels

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1986

William E. McCumber
Jerald Johnson
Ray Hendrix
Ralph F. Wilson
Catherine Lawton
C. P. Bergman
John W. May
Charles Panoyan
Marsha Hamilton
Lorayne Friesen
Dan Holom
Harold L. Bowlby
John A. Wright
Hertha Follis
Jerry McCant
Evelyn A. Stenbock
Mike Morgan
A snowy scene, a bright sunburst, a clear blue sky with a chalet in the background and ski and hiking tracks in the foreground.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 "Bad Apples", General Superintendent: Jerald D. Johnson
3 Let's Talk Turkey, Ray Hendrix
4 Letters
5 Take the Handle off the Broad Street Pump, Ralph T. Wilson
6 Plenty of Water, Catherine Lawton
7 Encouragement (a Poem), C. P. Bergman
8 Free at Last, John W. May
9 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Charles Panoyan
10 The Lady in 214, Marsha Hamilton
11 To My Children (a Poem), Lorayne Friesen
12 Heidi, Dan Holom
13 It Was Hard to Pray for Him, Harold L. Bowlby

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1988

William E. McCumber
Gary Sivewright
Raymond W. Hurn
Stan Meek
Wayne M. Warner
Albert J. Lown
Elsie Mink
John W. May
Michael A. Vasquez
William Goodman
J. Michael Curry
Jim Weeks
Eugene L. Stowe
Dorothy Tarrant
Dave Beeson
Dan Hilen
Geraldine Nicholas
E. Ruth Glover
Merle Lamprecht
Woman with hands folded under her chin looking up out a window praying
"Share His Spirit with the nation" Church of the Nazarene

Cover Photo Credit: Bob Taylor

ARTICLES
4 “Share His Spirit with the Nation”, Gary Sivewright
5 Equipping Youth, Raymond W. Hurn
8 God’s Big Well, Stan Meek
9 A Witnessing Life-Style, Wayne M. Warner
10 Simon and Simon, Albert J. Lown
11 Faith is the Key, Elsie Mink
12 Holiness: The Positive Blessing, John W. May
13 “What about Me?”, Michael A. Vasquez
14 Living Once, William Goodman
15 One Never Knows!, J. Michael Curry
16 To Whom Should We Pray?, Jim Weeks

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - February 15, 1987

William E. McCumber
Eugene L. Stowe
Morris Chalfant
J. Wilmer Lambert
E. Ruth Glover
John W. May
Neil Hightower
Beverly Burgess
Eugene M. McElyea
Marilyn Black Phemister
Aleta Harris
Raymond C. Kratzer
Nina Beegle
Bud Reedy
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Sheryl Tedder
A triptych stained glass window.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Inspired (and Inspiring) Scriptures, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 God Really Cares, Morris Chalfant
4 Letters
5 The Altar was Crowded, J. Wilmer Lambert
5 Artesian Well, E. Ruth Glover
6 Keep in Step with the Spirit, John W. May
7 “Let the Cat out of the Bag”, Neil E. Hightower
8 Did you Vote “No”? Why?, Anonymous
9 “Because you Gave…”, Beverly Burgess
10 Ending Abortion Legally, Eugene M. McElyea
11 Needle Points, Marilyn Black Phemister

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - July 1, 1987

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
John W. May
D. W. Hildie
Alice Hansche Mortenson
David F. Nixon
Freeman Hodgins
Bruce Banks
Mark E. Farris
Linda Hudspeth Loetscher
Charles Cunningham
Richard S. Taylor
Reuben Welch
Edith Miller Holcomb
Fireworks at night.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Declaration of Dependence, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 When Push Comes to Shove, John W. May
4 Letters
5 What Do I Have in My Hand?, D. W. Hildie
6 Promises (a Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
6 A Shattered Man Finds Freedom, Anonymous
8 Safe Isn’t the Same as Right, David F. Nixon
9 Confession, not Concealment, Freeman T. Hodgins
10 A Humble Man Exalted, Bruce Banks
11 Chaplains and Changed Lives, Mark E. Farris
12 The “Skunk Sweater”, Linda Hudspeth Loetscher

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
Bonnie R. Benedix
Eugene L. Stowe
Norman Styers
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Jeanne Serrao
Ray Hendrix
E. Ruth Glover
Howard H. (Howard Harley) Hamlin
Steve Cooley
John W. May
Nina Beegle
Jodi Reeter Schultz
Randy Bynum
Wendell Wellman
Jack Conn
Stephen M. Miller
Evelyn A. Stenbock
D. J. Scardigno
A mountainous landscape with patches of snow and a rainbow flare at the center.
New Hope by Bonnie R. Benedix

IN THIS ISSUE:
(Cover) New Hope (a Poem), Bonnie R. Benedix
2 Keeping Laborers in the Harvest, General Superintendent: Eugene L. Stowe
3 Blessed Assurance, Norman Styers
3 I Rest (a Poem), Alice Hansche Mortenson
4 Letters
5 To Love is to Listen, C. Jeanne Serrão
6 Christianity 1 – Islam 0, Ray Hendrix
7 Hope (a Poem), E. Ruth Glover
8 Church Planting with Chester White Hogs, Howard Hamlin as told to Steve Cooley
9 Nazarene Roots: A Passionate Sense of Mission
10 The Victorious Plus, John W. May

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1988

William E. McCumber
Carl Bangs
John W. May
Jesse C. Middendorf
Stephen W. Nease
Neil Hightower
Louie E. Bustle
G. Roger Schoenhals
David Skidmore
Leone A. Hunter Browning
W. Talmadge Johnson
Nina Beegle
Merle Lamprecht
Raymond W. Hurn
Dorothy Tarrant
Wally Johnston
Jo Harvey
Woman and child flying a red kite in a field with mountains in the distance.
The Secret of Facing Abundance/ Victorious Giving in Depressed Times/ The Transforming Spirit/ The Power of God/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 The Secret of Facing Abundance, Carl Bangs
6 Are Holiness And Humanity Incompatible?, John W. May
7 Victorious Giving In Depressed Times, Jesse C. Middendorf
8 I Saw Christ’s Church at Work Today!, Stephen W. Nease
9 The Transforming Spirit, Neil E. Hightower
11 The Power of God, Louie E. Bustle
12 Ten Little Words, G. Roger Schoenhals
13 Grazers Welcome, Dave Skidmore
14 This Harper Valley Had No PTA, Leone Hunter Browning
15 Why?, W. Talmadge Johnson
16 Bon Jour, Neighbor, Nina Beegle

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
Ed Felter
Harry C. Baxindine III
Morris Chalfant
Geraldine Nicholas
Yvan Beals
Byron H. Maybury
Samuel L. Dunn
John W. May
Mabel P. Adamson
Stanley Storey
Steve Powell
James D. Johnson
Nina Beegle
Hubert Helling
Alice Crane Behr
John W. May
Goldie Johnson
A cross on top of a rocky hill against a dark blue sky.
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of God. --Hebrews 12:2, NIV

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Poverty of God, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 Someone Died For You, Ed Felter
3 Who Is Jesus? (a Poem), Harry C. Baxindine III
4 Letters
5 Hallelujah, What a Savior!, Morris Chalfant
6 Life’s Pauses (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
6 Resurrection Proof for Today, Ivan A. Beals
7 The Easter Surety (a Poem), Byron H. Maybury
8 Let’s Be Global Christians, Samuel L. Dunn
9 Nazarene Roots: “Following the Great Physician”
10 The Answer, John W. May
11 New Life (a Poem), Mabel P. Adamson

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
Raymond W. Hurn
Ed Felter
Harry C. Baxindine III
Morris Chalfant
Geraldine Nicholas
Yvan Beals
Byron H. Maybury
Samuel L. Dunn
John W. May
Mabel P. Adamson
Stanley Storey
Steve Powell
James D. Johnson
Nina Beegle
Hubert Helling
Alice Crane Behr
John W. May
Goldie Johnson
A cross on top of a rocky hill against a dark blue sky.
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of God. --Hebrews 12:2, NIV

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 The Poverty of God, General Superintendent: Raymond W. Hurn
3 Someone Died For You, Ed Felter
3 Who Is Jesus? (a Poem), Harry C. Baxindine III
4 Letters
5 Hallelujah, What a Savior!, Morris Chalfant
6 Life’s Pauses (a Poem), Geraldine Nicholas
6 Resurrection Proof for Today, Ivan A. Beals
7 The Easter Surety (a Poem), Byron H. Maybury
8 Let’s Be Global Christians, Samuel L. Dunn
9 Nazarene Roots: “Following the Great Physician”
10 The Answer, John W. May
11 New Life (a Poem), Mabel P. Adamson

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1988

Rob L. Staples
Keith Smith
Pauline Dunn
John W. May
Elinor Bjornstad
Robert D. Hambrick
Jerry McCant
Dan Boone
G. Roger Schoenhals
Wayne M. Warner
Orville Clark
Charsten Christensen
Eugene L. Stowe
Dorothy Tarrant
Nina Beegle
Ernie Gray
A causasian man sits on the floor holding his son, while a woman sits on the couch behind and a older girl tickles the boy's chi
Nazarene Family Week May 1-8/ Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 My Mother's Unusual Monument, Rob L. Staples
5 Mother Held Us True, Keith Smith
6 Grandma Prayed, Pauline Dunn
7 What Next?, John W. May
8 Little Things Do Count, Elinor Bjornstad
11 The Genesis of Tobacco, Robert D. Hambrick
12 Mom Is Here!, Jerry McCant
13 The Kingdom of God and the Local Church Mission Society, Dan Boone
14 Peter's Brother, G. Roger Schoenhals
15 Make God's Glory Your Goal, Wayne M. Warner

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1986

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Lee Ellingson
Raymond S. Nelson
Morris Chalfant
John W. May
Jan Frye
Ralph Earle
Millard Reed
Nina Beegle
Rosemarie Brasch
Evelyn A. Stenbock
J. Kenneth Grider
Beverly Burgess
Don Ballard
Red flowering bushes framing a hanging bell.
Photo ID: San Juan Capistrano Mission, California

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 “Be Filled With the Spirit”, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Living Daily in the Spirit of Love, Lee Ellingson
3 Seedtime (a Poem), Raymond S. Nelson
4 Letters
5 Do We Want A Pentecost?, Morris Chalfant
6 Come, Holy Spirit!, John W. May
7 “Because You Gave…”, Jan Frye
8 Entire Sanctification: The Will of God, Ralph Earle
9 Nazarene Roots: “A Mother’s Faith on the Frontier”
10 Can Integrity Survive in a Cruel, Hard World?, Millard C. Reed
12 Planting on Hard Ground, Nina Beegle

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 1, 1988

William E. McCumber
B. Edgar Johnson
R. Guilford, Jr. Fitz
J. Melton Thomas
J. Ray Shadowens
John W. May
Barth Smith
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Angela McKee
Lillian George Barrows
Jayne Schooler
Alice Crane Behr
Jerald Johnson
Dorothy Tarrant
William Goodman
Lonnie B. Friend
Three hands touching a globe.
Church of the Nazarene

ARTICLES
4 God’s Managers, B. Edgar Johnson
5 The Destiny Syndrome, R. Guilford Fitz, Jr.
6 Holiness, The Adorning Grace, J. Melton Thomas
7 God’s Heart Surgery, J. Ray Shadowens
10 Up-Front Holiness Evangelism, John W. May
11 The Strength That Silence Brings, Barth Smith
12 Talking About Aids At Home, J. Grant Swank, Jr.
14 Shadowing Wings, Angela K. McKee
15 A Motorcycle Miracle, Lillian George Barrows
16 An Adoptee’s Birth Search, Jayne Schooler

POEMS
17 Almost Persuaded…, Alice Crane Behr

English
Type: 
Complete magazine
Language: Français

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - 1977 AVRIL

Samuel Young
George Smith
Georges Coulter
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Honorato Reza
Paul Orjala
John A. Knight
John W. May
 

CEUX QUI SONT APPELES NAZAREENS / Samuel Young / 3

LA RELIGION:EST-ELLE BONNE OU MAUVAISE? / George L. Smith / 4

LA RESURRECTION . . . LE COEUR DE NOTRE FOI / Georges Coulter / 5

NOS REGLES AFFIRMATIVES / Westlake T. Purkiser / 6

UN MESSAGE DE PUISSANCE / Honorato T. Reza / 7

French
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Complete journal

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - 1978 MARS-AVRIL

V. H. Lewis
John W. May
Samuel Abundis
A. Rosa
Florentin Pauza
David Moreno
Marie Odette Pinheiro
Honorato Reza
Joel Lopez
Jose Pacheco
Ralph Earle
Mariano Gonzalez
Fritz Pierre

CHOIX ET DECISION / V. H. LEWIS / 3

L'AUTOROUTE DE LA SAINTETE / JOHN W. MAY / 4

JE SUIS LA RESURECTION ET LA VIE / SAMUEL ABUNDIS / 5

LA DEMEURE CELESTE / A. ROSA / 6

LE MINISTERE DES LAICS / FLORENTIN PAUZA / 7

ES-TU PRET? / DAVID MORENO / 8

French
Type: 
Complete journal

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - Juillet-Septembre de 1982

Jerald Johnson
George Failing
C. Neil Strait
Honorato Reza
William E. McCumber
John W. May
Eddie Fuentes
Lola M. Williams
L. Guy Nees
HÉLAS MON FRÈRE! / George E. Failing / 4
IL NE CROYAIT PAS ASSEZ! / C. Neil Strait / 5
NOTRE TÂCHE / W. E. McCumber / 7
French
Type: 
Complete journal

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - Juillet-Septembre de 1985

William M. Greathouse
Mario Zani
John W. May
Bruce Weisshuhn
Gene Smith
Linda Gabourel
Jorge de Barros
Maryse Vigilant
SAINTETÉ: POURQUOI TOUTE LA CONFUSION / William M. Greathouse / 3
UNE MAGNIFIQUE CONFESSION / John W. May / 6
UN APPEL À LA PRIÈRE / Bruce Weisshuhn / 7
LA PRIÈRE DES PRIÈRES / Gene C. Smith / 8
French
Type: 
Complete journal

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