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Church of the Nazarene Manual 2013-2017

The official sourcebook of church government and bylaws, history, doctrine, ritual, and policy of the Church of the Nazarene. Contains all new legislation enacted by the delegates to the 2013 General Assembly.

Love Made Perfect: Foundations for the Holy Life

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
William M. Greathouse

For many people discovering perfect love seems a frustrating and futile search. Even Christians who accept God as a loving Father have difficulty with defining the abstract concepts of holiness, sanctification and, in turn, perfect love. In the form of exposition and exercise, Dr. Greathouse has prepared a biblically sound Wesleyan approach to teaching the message of holiness.

Narratives of Holiness Identity: the "Sanctified Person" in the Church of the Nazarene

This dissertation is an exercise in practical theology, which investigates and responds to the problem of changing holiness identity in the Church of the Nazarene.

WHDL ID: 
WHDL-00001046

Exploring Christian Education

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
Everett Leadingham
Albert F. Harper
A. Elwood Sanner

Other contributors include Thomas Barnard, Chester Galloway, Ronald Gray, Don Hughes, K. S. Rice, J. Ottis Sayes, and F. Franklyn Wise.

Foundations, curriculum, and structures of Christian education in textbook format. Ideal for church administration and Sunday School teachers.

Words of Men at the Cross

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
C. Neil Strait

Subtitle: Meditations for Lent

From the Preface:

Lent is a spiritually enriching time. … It affords an opportunity to move within the shadows of the Cross and linger for a while. And, as always when one has been to Calvary, he returns to life more adequate. Great trusths have fed his soul.

We are acquanted with the words of Christ at the Cross. Less so are we familiar with the words of men around the Cross. These meditations probe the latter.

New Dimensions in Life

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
C. Neil Strait
Subtitle: New Thoughts from the Old Law (The Ten Commandments)
 
From the Foreword by John A. Knight:
 
“Here is a fascinating, in-depth presentation of the eternal truths found in the Ten Commandments. It is pertinent because it deals with the fundamental problem of modern man, namely, his ‘authority hang-up.’ …
 

Logo of the Church of the Nazarene

The Nazarene logo is a symbol of our identity, our priorities, and our future. This new artwork was introduced at the 28th General Assembly in 2013.

From this page, you are able to download the artwork for the new logo. Also, you may download a video about the history of the logo.

To download the logo in various languages, scroll down to the links (below).

A Plain Account of Christian Perfection

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
John Wesley

John Wesley (1703-1791) is the chief architect and source of inspiration to the teaching commonly referred to as Christian perfection. Among his many publications, the book that best summarizes his teachings on holiness is A Plain Account of Christian Perfection, as believed and taught by the Reverend Mr. John Wesley, from the year 1725 to the year 1777.

 

Manual of the Church of the Nazarene 2005-2009

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
Church of the Nazarene

The official sourcebook of church government and bylaws, history, doctrine, ritual, and policy of the Church of the Nazarene. Contains all new legislation enacted by the delegates to the 2005 General Assembly.

All Loves Excelling: Proclaiming Our Wesleyan Heritage

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
John A. Knight

As pastors and lay leaders, we must equip ourselves to share the "good news" of salvation and the personal fulfillment of a biblically based holy lifestyle.

 

A free download of the English version of this this book is not currently available. However, it is included here because translations of it are available (see blue buttons below) or it appears on a validated course of study for the Church of the Nazarene.

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