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THE APOSTOLIC FAITH

Earnestly contend for the faith which was once delivered


unto the saints.Jude 3

9ne of the .issionaries fro. Los An eles in Li$eria! Africa! had $een a$le to s,ea4 to the ,eo,le in the "ru ton ue. Another sister there wrote in an un4nown lan ua e under the ,ower of the +,irit! and it was understood and read $y one of the native 4in s there. 0 0 0 :e;uests for ,rayer fro. hun ry souls are co.in in fro. all over. 1hey want salvation fro. sin! and sanctification! and the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! and healin of their $odies. +o the re;uests are ,resented and hand4erchiefs are $lest and the ,ower of -od co.es u,on us in ,rayin for the.< and we receive letters sayin that they are receivin their 2entecost and $ein healed. 2raise -od. 0 0 0 &arch '(th was a wonderful day at the &ission on A5usa +t. 1hree .inisters fro. 1ennessee received the endue.ent of ,ower fro. on hi h and the lory of -od filled the u,,er roo.. 9thers received the anointin of the +,irit and so.e were slain under the ,ower of -od. 0 0 0 =ro. +tewart fro. 2hoeni>! Ari5ona! ca.e to A5usa &ission and sou ht the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! and -od laid hi. out under the ,ower of the +,irit and too4 co.,lete control of hi.! s,ea4in throu h hi. in ton ues. /e was filled and overflowin with the /oly -host when he returned to Ari5ona. And &other -riffith! also fro. 2hoeni>! has co.e and received her $a,tis.. 0 0 0 1he wor4 at A5usa &ission is rowin dee,er and .ore ,owerful than ever. 2raise -od. &eetin s continue every day with see4ers at every service! and the three .eetin s run very near to ether. All day .eetin s on +unday. 1hree other A,ostolic #aith &issions continue in the city and -od3s $lessin is u,on the.. 1he wor4ers fro. these .issions and fro. su$ur$an towns .eet to ether for conference on &ondays to study the +cri,tures and et dee,er into the thin s of -od and for conference in the wor4 of the Lord. 1he s,irit of
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PENTECOST BOTH SIDES THE OCEAN


-od is still .anifestin /is ,ower in Los An eles 0 0 0 1he 2entecost has crossed the water on $oth sides to the /awaiian Islands on the west! and En land! Norway! +weden! and India on the east. 0 0 0 A $rother in /onolulu received the 2entecost! $y hearin of -od3s wor4 throu h the ,a,er. /e said when he ot down to see4in in earnest! the Lord $a,ti5ed hi. with the /oly -host and he s,o4e in two lan ua es. 0 0 0 6e re7oice to hear that 2entecost has fallen in "alcutta! India! over ten thousand .iles away on the other side of the world8 2raise -od. 6e have letters fro. "hina! -er.any! +wit5erland! Norway! +weden! En land! Ireland! Australia! and other countries fro. hun ry souls that want their 2entecost. +o.e of these letters are in forei n lan ua es. &issionaries write that they are hun ry for this out,ourin of the +,irit which they $elieve to $e the real 2entecost. 1he world see.s ri,e for the 2entecost in all lands and -od is sendin it. A.en. 0 0 0

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unity! love and ,ower is .anifest. 9ther li4e .issions are $ein esta$lished in a nu.$er of towns. 0 0 0 =ro. Andrews and wife! -os,el wor4ers fro. 1ennessee! ca.e to A5usa &ission for the e>,ress ,ur,ose of receivin their 2entecost and =ro. Andrews has $een $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and is filled and overflowin with the +,irit. /e and his wife were so hun ry and had such faith that the Lord wanted the. to co.e! that! not havin the .eans! they started and wal4ed ;uite a distance! till the Lord ave the. the fare! and /e is a$undantly rewardin the.. 0 0 0 =ro. 6./. Aurha. of (B3 North Ave.! "hica o! Ill.! and =ro. /.L. =la4e of :uthton! &inn.! who are $oth ,reachers of the -os,el! ca.e to Los An eles to see and investi ate what -od was doin . 1hey $oth were $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and went $ac4 filled and saturated with the ,ower of -od! s,ea4in in ton ues and .a nifyin -od. It was a reat $lessin to us to have the. with us and see what reat thin s the Lord did for the. and the $lessin overflowed u,on all -od3s children. 1hey are .e.$ers of the 6orld3s #aith &issionary Association. 0 0 0 +ister :ees fro. 9a4land visited A5usa &ission recently. +he $rou ht a re,ort fro. the saints in 9a4land that a leader was needed there in the wor4! one called and ,re,ared of the Lord. 6e ,rayed for -od to call so.eone. =ro. Irwin received the call and went with his wife. /is re,ort co.es 7ust as the ,a,er is oin to ,ress8 9a4land! "al.! &arch C'.%D-od is underta4in for us here. 1wo received their 2entecost last ni ht with =i$le evidence. 9thers are see4in ,ardon! sanctification! the ,ro.ise of the #ather.D %% =./. Irwin. 0 0 0 A nu.$er fro. 6inni,e ! "anada! have co.e to Los An eles and are now re7oicin in the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. 9thers have co.e fro. the
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Atlantic coast and fro. "olorado and different states and they have received a =i$le 2entecost! evidenced $y s,ea4in in ton ues! and fro. other centers wor4ers are oin out to the ends of the earth! till we cannot 4ee, trac4 of the.. 1he Lord is s,eedily ,re,arin /is ,eo,le for /is co.in . 0 0 0 6e cannot ive a re,ort of all that have one out into the wor4 since the last ,a,er! for they are oin al.ost every day. =ro. and +ister /. &cLain have one to +an Jose! "al.! to ta4e char e of the wor4 there and +ister A nes Jaco$son and =ro. /ar.on "lifford are also in the wor4 in +an Jose. +ee re,ort fro. there of how -od is wor4in . =ro. 1urney and wife who were at +an Jose are now in /onolulu. =ro. and +ister E.6. Vinton fro. near =oston! &ass.! who received their 2entecost in Los An eles! have returned to tell the lad tidin s. 1heir address is 'C Leyden +t.! &edford! &ass. =ro. ".E. &arsh e>,ects to 7oin the. there in ,reachin this -os,el. =ands of wor4ers have one out to other ,laces and started the wor4. 0 0 0 +ince the last ,a,er! =ro. +ey.our visited +an #rancisco and +an Jose and re,orted that -od had so.e of the .ost ,recious saints there filled with the /oly -host and shinin for -od that he had ever seen and that the ,ower of -od was wonderfully .anifest. 0 0 0 1here are a nu.$er of ,a,ers on the A,ostolic line that are s,rin in u,. 6e cannot tell how .any there are! $ecause we hear of new ones we have not seen. =ut there are three clean cut ,a,ers $esides A,ostolic #aith! out and out for a =i$le 2entecost accordin to Acts. C8B and with su$scri,tion free. 1hey are the A,ostolic Li ht! 2ortland! 9re.! 1he New Acts! Alliance! 9hio Ewhich now includes 2entecostal 6ondersF and 1he A,ostolic Evan el! :oyston! -a. Efor.erly Live "oals.F 1hese ,a,ers are all a$out the si5e of the January nu.$er of this ,a,er and they are filled with the wonderful wor4s of -od! and are s,readin the lad tidin s of another 2entecost all
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over the world. 1hey are all su,,orted entirely $y free will offerin s.

In Honolulu. /onolulu! /awaii! &arch ''. I..ediately u,on our arrival here! we found two wholly consecrated souls! hun erin for .ore of -od. =ro. &ayfield threw his .ission o,en to us and told us to o to wor4. +o we o,ened fire u,on the ene.y the first ni ht of our arrival here. -od owned and $lest the truth. Nine have received their 2entecost! and in every case they have s,o4en in new ton ues. +ister &ayfield has received her 2entecost and healin for lun trou$le. &yself and wife have $oth s,o4en in the Jorean lan ua e! Joreans ,resent testifyin to the sa.e. 6e $elieve that will $e our ne>t field of la$or. /.&. 1urney and wife. IN CALCUTTA, INDIA. #e$. C'.%1he Lord has led +ister Nelson and .yself here to "alcutta to $ehold the wonderful wor4s of -od. /e has sent three of /is witnesses fro. A.erica! filled with the /oly -host! to show forth /is ,ower and ,roclai. this wonderful -os,el which we and .any others have $een hun erin for so lon . 2raise /is dear na.eG It is &r. and &rs. A.-. -arr and &iss -a..on. -od is wor4in in .i hty ,ower in our .idst. +everal have received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,ea4 with ton ues! and .any have $een saved. 6e have .eetin s every day $e innin a$out four ,... and o on as lon as the Lord leads. 6e are so hun ry and do $elieve that -od will soon satisfy our lon in souls. %% &ary Johnson. /o.e address8 Aehiwala! "ourt Lod e! "eylon! India. In No w!". +olfies! 2l. C! "hristiania! Norway! Jan. C(. -od is wonderfully de.onstratin /is ,ower here in the Norwe ian ca,ital. It is a$out ten days since I held the first .eetin in the lar e y.nasiu. that will ta4e when crowded fro. '!K)) to C!))) ,eo,le. 2eo,le fro. all deno.inations are rushin to the .eetin s. 9ver twenty have received their 2entecost and are s,ea4in in ton ues. +everal have $een in trances and had heavenly visions. +o.e have seen Jesus at our .eetin s! and the ton ues of fire have $een seen a ain over .y head

PENTECOST IN OTHER LANDS.


In London. C3 -airloch :oad! "a.$erwell! +.E.! London! Jan. C).A little $and of "hristians have $een waitin here a$out nine .onths for their 2entecost and a. lad to say that one sister has received her 2entecost with ton ues. 2raise /i.G 6ill you continue to ,ray that all .ay receive! the writer included. I feel very hun ry. Hours in Jesus "hrist! %% "./. /oo4. In Stockholm. +toc4hol.! +weden! &arch B.2lease! dear ones! hel, us to ,raise the Lord. 1he first soul ca.e throu h toni ht receivin the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and =i$le evidence. =less -odG %% Eric /ollin sworth and wife. 1his .essa e was 7ust received fro. our $rother and sister who have one to +weden with this ,recious -os,el. 1hey wrote of the salvation and sanctification of souls and now we re7oice with the. that 2entecost has fallen in +weden3s ca,itol. In Sweden. 6e are havin a wonderful ti.e in +weden. /undreds have $een saved and sanctified. 9ver a hundred $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. 2raise -odG -loryG -loryG -loryG &any have $een healed $y the dear Lord. +i ns as on the day of 2entecost are followin ! tal4in and sin in in ton ues. I cannot tell you all now that -od has $een doin . 1he wor4 is s,readin fast. &any are see4in for a clean heart and there is oneness a.on -od3s ,eo,le. -od shall have all the lory. I a. still tal4in and writin in ton ues. A .issionary inter,reted what I have $een writin in +yriac and Ar.enian. I was sin in "hinese one ni ht! a .issionary said. I a. $usy every day and oin fro. ,lace to ,lace. +tron o,,osition fro. .any! $ut -od ives the victory. -loryG %% Andrew -. Johnson! Address! BI +4ofde! +weden.
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$y a freethin4er! convincin hi. of the ,ower of -od. &any are see4in salvation and souls are $ein loriously saved. /undreds are see4in a clean heart! and the fire is fallin on the ,urified sacrifice. 1he fire is s,readin very ra,idly. -lory to -odG I received word fro. the country districts that the fire is fallin there. 2eo,le who have attended the .eetin s are ta4in the fire with the. to the towns around a$out. 1he account of -od3s wor4 for .y soul has $een inserted in .any reli ious ,a,ers! and has caused a stir. All can see it is the wor4 of -od3s /oly +,irit. /allelu7ahG +o.e of the lan ua es s,o4en are Euro,ean. 9ne .an was thrown on his $ac4! a ,reacher! last +unday .ornin in the +tudent3s /all! and when he rose! he s,o4e in four lan ua es! one of these was En lish. /e could s,ea4 none of the. $efore. After that! he ,ro,hesied and invited sinners to co.e to "hrist. Nu.$ers threw the.selves down and cried for salvation! cleansin ! and the fiery $a,tis. with the +,irit. 2raised $e -odG +everal ,reachers are see4in their 2entecost. -o on ,rayin for the advance.ent of the Jin do. of our Lord and Jin in this rand old country. #raternal reetin s fro. those $a,ti5ed with the ,ower and fire fro. on hi h. Hours in "hrist Jesus! %% 1.=. =arratt. If you et the li ht on your soul! you will forward or else $ac4slide. o

/oly -host which is the endue.ent of ,ower! that will .a4e you a witness to the utter.ost ,arts of the earth. 1his -os,el cost us too .uch to run off into fanaticis. and $e led $y visions and drea.s. 6hen we et s,iritual! there is reater te.,tation to et ,uffed u,. 6e .ust ,ut all visions and drea.s on the s;uare of -od3s 6ord and try the.. 1he 6ord .ust ,rove all thin s. 6hen we throw down -od3s truth! the ,lu..et of /is 6ord! shows u, the counterfeit. 2eo,le receive the $a,tis. with the /oly -host while a$out their wor4. 9ne sister in 6hittier received hers while she was $a4in a ca4e. 1he /oly -host is a real livin 2erson that co.es down u,on you in reat and .i hty ,ower. Aear loved ones! when /e co.es u,on you! you 4now it. 6hen /e co.es in! /e co.es tal4in . Hour 7aws will $e unloosed! and /e will co..ence s,ea4in throu h you. 6e are "hrist3s s,iritual $ride now! $ut there is to $e a real weddin ta4e ,lace and a real .arria e su,,er. 1hose that sit down to this su,,er will $e /is ;ueen! the ones that have .ade their ro$es white and have the seal of -od in their foreheads. 9 let us not .iss this su,,er. 6e are listenin now for the sound of /is chariot wheels. 1he Lord has ta4en +,iritualis. and "hristian +cience out of ,eo,le in this .ission! and filled the. with the +,irit! and they are sittin at the feet of Jesus. 6e teach a ainst 1heoso,hy! "hristian +cience! &a netic /ealin ! +,iritualis.! /y,notis. and all wor4s of the devil.

1he .ore of the /oly -host you have! the .ore love! the .ore hu.ility! the .ore ,raises. 1his is not a Ddo! doD reli ion! $ut it is the reli ion of the Lord Jesus "hrist. &an has ot to $e $orn a ain. Hou cannot et it throu h .oral culture! refine.ent! or ivin u,! $ut you .ust $e $orn into it. It is throu h -od3s $eloved +on who washes you! cleanses you! and .a4es you a fit su$7ect for heaven. Every sanctified ,erson has the a$idin anointin in their soul! and they 4now /is =lood cleanses every .o.ent! $ut you need the $a,tis. with the
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NE# SCANDINA$IAN RE$I$AL.


The #%tne&& o' (Ton)ue&( *!n%'e&ted %n Ch %&t%!n%!.

dyin away. It is a wo.an ,raisin "hrist in the +,irit. A $rother on .y left $rea4s out into 1on ues< three ti.es in that .eetin he did the sa.e. #irst it see.s to $e in En lish! very ra,idly s,o4en8 D"o.e! co.e! co.e! co.e now to the +avior!D etc. 1hen it see.s to $e li4e "hinese< Dchun ! chew! chow!D etc.! or words li4e these. 1hen he chan es into a chatterin sort of 1on ue. I a. assured that all these are /oly -host ,eo,le. D1he flesh .ay et in a little!D says the ood ,astor! D$ut not .uch.D (Ton)ue&( !t +e&w%ck. 2eo,le of course! ridicule< $ut those .eetin s o on every day! and twice a day! and not in one ,lace of .eetin only nor in one sin le town. At "hristiansand and #rederic4shaldt and .any other ,laces the sa.e is oin on! and it s,reads ;uic4ly fro. each ,erson who receives the -iftG A "hristian .erchant in a hi h ,osition in Aen.ar4 ca.e with others to see and hear! and he told .e that he was convinced it is of -od. 1he wor4in ,eo,le chiefly fill the .eetin s! and the difficulty is to et the. to leave when the ti.e co.es to close. And! it .ust $e added! ,ractical results follow these stran e .eetin s. 2astor =arratt Eof who. .ore $elowF said that till recently it was difficult to attract to reli ious .eetin s. A +alvation Ar.y officer advertised that a .an would rise fro. his coffin and ,reach the -os,el! $ut even this did not effectively draw. =ut now twice a day and every day and wee4 after wee4 these .eetin s are thron ed $y enthusiastic crowds! who o out to s,read the stran e fla.e! which they are convinced is 2entecostal and /eavenly and +cri,tural. 1he .eetin s are lia$le at any .o.ent to $e swe,t $y a wave of s,iritual ,ower swee,in throu h all hu.an arran e.ents. At ti.es the noise is stran ely aweso.e! al.ost a,,allin to an Doutsider.D +o.e of us as4 ourselves the ;uestion! how will this affect the Jeswic4 "onvention .eetin s and
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1he followin re,ort of the 2entecostal revival in Norway is ,u$lished in the North &ail! Edin$ur ! En land. It is a letter fro. the Vicar of All +aints! +underland! En land! =ro. A.A. =ody. /e had $een to "hristiania! Norway! visitin =ro. =arratt3s .eetin . &y four days in "hristiania cannot easily $e for otten. I re.e.$er well the scenes two years a o! when I stood with Evan :o$erts in the ,ul,it at 1on%y%2andy! $ut! wonderful as such scenes in 6ales were! the scenes in the 1orve adon &ission :oo. and other ,laces were .ore su,ernatural. I $elieve that very soon we shall witness the sa.e in En land. 6ar.ly welco.ed $y the ,astor and his co% wor4ers! I sat! of necessity! on the low! lar e ,latfor.! with its ta$le and four for.s. 1he roo. was an u,,er cha.$er! down a court out of a $usy street. It was very $are! with for.s without any $ac4s. =ut the enthusiastic con re ation did not thin4 of co.fort. =oys and irls around .e! fro. seven to twelve years of a e! were seein visions and s,ea4in in ton uesas well as older fol4. A $ri ht%faced lad cried out with intense vehe.ence Eeyes closed! ri ht hand on heart! left hand stretched outFD9h . . .I see the house of +atan thrust down and down . . . . . and now the host are enterin /eaven. 9hG. . . they are oin to shut the doorG and so.e will $e too late. 9hG Jesus! Jesus.D 1hen he co..enced to shout in a ra,id un4nown ton ue! and a few .inutes later he was 7ust a si.,le! lova$le Norwe ian $oy a ain. 1hen a university student Eunder the ,ower of the +,iritF cries with reat vehe.ence Eto the DA7arvlenDF! D-o . . .6ill you oG . . . 6ill you oG All this ti.e ,erha,s a do5en are s,ea4in or ,rayin in 1on ues! or ,ro,hesyin ! and ,rayer and ,raise Din the +,iritD is oin on all over. 1hen suddenly a hi h%,itched .usical voice is heard cuttin into everythin ,rolon ed! and then

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other atherin s this yearL 1hose who have D1on uesD will $e ,resent! and una$le and unwillin to control the. when .oved $y the +,irit. 1he :ev. 1ho.as =all =arratt! the leader of this .ove.ent! is al.ost a Norwe ian. /e was four years old when his "ornish ,arents $rou ht hi. to /ardan er. Eventually he $eca.e a .issioner of the &ethodist E,isco,al "hurch! $ut he has ,ractically detached hi.self fro. any church ties! and the world he feels is his ,arish. /e was in New Hor4 last autu.n when influences fro. the Los An eles .ove.ent $e an to reach hi.! and he received a .i hty D2entecost!D witnessed to $y D1on ues.D A letter he wrote ho.e stirred u, the s,irit of e>,ectancy! and on his arrival the wor4 i..ediately $e an! and on New Hear3s Aay in Norway the revival co..enced! and has continued ever since! and is s,readin all the ti.e. 9f .y own inner e>,eriences whilst in these .eetin s I .ust refrain fro. writin at this ,oint! $ut I reverently than4 -od for the ,rivile e of $ein ,resent. D/e will uide you into all truth.D 6e ou ht to ta4e the /oly -host $efore any other teacher. 6e should have no teacher $etween us and the /oly -host.

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1his ti.e it has $een unavoida$ly delayed. &any have $een loo4in for it and wonderin why it did not co.e $efore. 6e ,raise -od for the ,rivile e of sendin it out now to hun ry souls! and ,ray -od that it will $e a dou$le $lessin . 1he Lord has $een reatly enlar in the wor4. +tac4s of letters co.e in which we have not $een a$le to answer! $ut .ay our corres,ondents ta4e this ,a,er as an answer! as our hands are so full of the ,recious wor4. 6e have received .any $lessed re,orts and testi.onies which it has $een hard to condense into this ,a,er. &any ,recious letters had to $e left out for lac4 of s,ace.

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2lease write very ,lainly in sendin in your address for the ,a,er. +o.e letters have to o into the waste $as4et! $ecause the addresses are ille i$le or inco.,lete. If any fail to et the ,a,er! ,lease let us 4now. 6e send out ,a,ers free! $ut free will offerin s have co.e in to ena$le us to ,u$lish and send to all that as4 for the.. 6e have $een ,u$lishin 3)!))) ,a,ers at an issue! and of this nu.$er B)!))) are ,rinted. Anyone desirin to distri$ute ,a,ers! has only to dro, us a card sayin how .any you can use to advanta e! ivin your address very ,lainly! and we will send $y return .ail or as ;uic4ly as ,ossi$le. A convention of 2rayer is to $e held at Alliance! 9hio. 1he saints fro. A4ron! "leveland! "anton! and East Liver,ool will .eet there! and it will no dou$t $e a ti.e of reat ,ower and $lessin . 1he date is &arch 3)th.

THE PURCHASE OF THE A2USA *ISSION.


1he lot and $uildin s at 3'C A5usa +treet have $een ,urchased $y the A,ostolic #aith &ission! and five /oly -host .en have $een elected as trustees! who hold the ,ro,erty. 6e $elieve the Lord chose this s,ot for /is wor4! for /e has wonderfully ,oured out /is +,irit in the .ission! which started a$out a year a o fro. cotta e ,rayer .eetin s where the 2entecost first fell. Now! throu h +,irit $a,ti5ed ones who have one out! and throu h ,a,ers ,u$lished here! there has $een raised u, a .i hty host. 2raise -odG 1he ,ro,erty was ,urchased for M'K!)))! and MB!))) has already $een ,aid down on it. Any friends wishin to have a share in $uyin this &ission for the Lord .ay send offerin s to =ro. :eu$en "lar4! who is secretary of the $oard of trustees. Address 3'C A5usa +t.! Los An eles. It was necessary to $uy this .ission as a head;uarters for the wor4! in order to hold it! as it would soon have $een sold for other ,ur,oses. 1he situation is favora$le! $ein centrally located and in surroundin s where no one will $e distur$ed $y ,rayers or shouts oin u, so.eti.es all ni ht. 2raise -odG 1he &ission $uildin was for.erly a ,lace of worshi, where souls had $een saved years a o! and the s,ot thus .ade sacred< and durin the ,ast year! hundreds have $een

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1his nu.$er si> of the A,ostolic #aith has $een enlar ed. It is a dou$le ,a,er! the #e$ruary%&arch nu.$er. 6e have no stated ti.e of ,u$lication $ut e>,ect to et it out every .onth! the Lord willin .
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saved! sanctified! healed! and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host.

APRIL NINTH A 3UBILEE DA4.


1o the A,ostolic #aith 2eo,le! +aints! and #riends< the ninth of A,ril is the $irthday of 2entecost to us! for the 2entecost fell here on A,ril (! '()6. &ay all that have received this ,recious ift! the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! honor that day as a 7u$ilee feast! in ,raise and than4s to -od for sendin the old ti.e 2entecost $ac4 to earth a ain. 6e ,ray -od that a reat revival of salvation .ay flow in all .issions on that day! and that we .ay all et in one accord< and we $elieve that the fire of -od will fall in every .ission! and that .any will receive the $a,tis. 7ust as they received it on the day of 2entecost! accordin to the second cha,ter of Acts. 2raise -odG 6e have .uch to ,raise -od for< in a year3s ti.e! /e has s,read this wor4 over the earth. /allelu7ah to /is holy na.eG -od is still wor4in here in Los An eles. +ouls are receivin their ,ersonal 2entecost. =less /is holy na.eG 6e e>,ect to hear fro. all the .issions where this wonderful -os,el is ,reached! reat victory on that .e.ora$le day. 1he +,irit ta4es the 6ord of -od to re,rove the world of sin! ri hteousness and 7ud .ent. /e shows the sinner that he needs to $e saved fro. a $urnin hell of fire and $ri.stone. Hou .ay say you do not $elieve it! $ut yet you read in the =i$le where the rich .an was Dtor.ented in this fla.eD and called for La5arus to $rin a dro, of water to cool his ,arched ton ue. If the doctrine of annihilation were true! why was not the rich .an $urned u,L

days and three ni hts and was raised $y the ,ower of the /oly -host. 1hose eyes that had sle,t in the to.$ under the reat ,ower of death were ;uic4ened and $rou ht to life a ain $y the ,ower of the /oly -host. +o! throu h the ,erfect $ody of our Lord Jesus "hrist! we can receive ,erfect healin of si ht! hearin ! tastin ! s.ellin . 6e read in the ,recious 6ord of -od EAc. C8C6F where Aavid is s,ea4in of the Lord Jesus! D&y heart re7oiced and .y ton ue was lad! .oreover also .y flesh shall rest in ho,e8 $ecause 1hou wilt not leave &y soul in hell! neither wilt 1hou suffer 1hine /oly 9ne to see corru,tion.D And we find that Jesus $ody was one without carnality. It was a $ody that -od ,re,ared fro. heaven $y the /oly -host and sent down into this world to $e the =read of Life. 1herefore Jesus could s,ea4 with the authority in Jno. 68K' sayin ! DI a. the livin $read which ca.e down fro. heaven. If any .an eat of this $read! he shall live forever< and the $read that I will ive is .y flesh which I will ive for the life of the world.D 1he Jews could not understand this. 1hey said!D /ow can this .an ive us /is flesh to eatLD 1hen Jesus said unto the.! DVerily! verily! I say unto you! e>ce,t ye eat the flesh of the +on of &an and drin4 /is =lood! ye have no life in you.D 9 how true this is. &ay we drin4 /is =lood daily and eat /is flesh! throu h faith in /is word for salvation! health! and healin . If /is flesh had seen corru,tion! then we could not have healin for the $ody nor loo4 for an i..ortal $ody fro. heaven. +o dear $eloved! we et healin for our $ody! soul! and s,irit and an i..ortal $ody fro. heaven at /is co.in ! throu h the ,erfect $ody of Jesus. 2raise our -odG

DI55IN5 FOR OIL.


I once as4ed a .an who was di in oil wells! how he found the oil. /e said! D6e $ore down si> to ei ht hundred feet! then we stri4e the roc4. 1hen we $ore throu h that roc4 a$out five feet! and on down to the second roc4! a$out three feet thinner than the first. 1hen we stri4e a la4e of oil.D

$IRTUE IN THE PERFECT BOD4 OF 3ESUS.


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It re.inded .e of salvation. Ai in down to the roc4 re,resents re,entance. 6hen you et throu h all the dirt and .ud and stri4e the roc4! that re,resents salvation in "hrist! for "hrist is the roc4. =ut when we et u,on the roc4! we have to $uild. 1he .an said they had to $ore throu h two roc4s $efore they struc4 the la4e of oil. It re.inded .e of the two wor4s of race. 6e cross the :ed +ea! then Jordan! and then we receive our inheritance. Elisha crossed Jordan and loo4ed u, into heaven as Eli7ah was cau ht u, in the chariot of fire! and the .antle of Eli7ah fell u,on Elisha. 1his is a ty,e of receivin the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! for Elisha ,rayed for a dou$le ,ortion of the s,irit of Eli7ah. 1he second roc4 re,resents the second wor4 of race! sanctification. Hou o down throu h that roc4 and stri4e the la4e of oil and it ushes out in ,lenty. 1he oil re,resents the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. +o.e et the anointin and are filled with holy lau hter! and ta4e that to $e the $a,tis.. =ut if we o on throu h that other roc4! we will et to where the la4e of oil is. 6hen we have the $a,tis. of the +,irit! we have an e>,erience accordin to Aeut. 3C8'3! D/e .ade hi. ride on the hi h ,laces of the earth! that he .i ht eat the increase of the fields< and he .ade hi. to suc4 honey out of the roc4! and oil out of the flinty roc4< $utter of 4ine and .il4 of shee, with fat of la.$s! and ra.s of the $reed of =ashan! and oats! with the fat of 4idneys of wheat< and thou didst drin4 the ,ure $lood of the ra,e.D 2raise our -odG 6e find that $efore ,eo,le receive the 2entecost! they have hardly enou h for the.selves< $ut when they et over into "anaan! the ,ro.ised land! which is the very ty,e of our enterin into the ,ro.ise of the #ather! they $eco.e rich and are a$le to lend and a$le to ive! for they have fruit in a$undance! everythin ,lentiful. 1he $a,tis. with the /oly -host ives us the rivers of salvation. 2raise -odG 9 .ay every child of -od see4 all that /e has for the..

NO E6CUSE FOR SIN.


In 7ustification! we can overco.e all the ,ower of the ene.y. 6e have no ri ht to live in sin at any ti.e. 6ho. the +on .a4es free is Dfree indeed.D 6hat is he free fro.L #ro. sin. Aear ones! we want to honor the =lood of Jesus. 1he =lood has never lost its savin efficacy. Just one dro, of /is =lood overco.es +atan. 1he one who is 7ustified! with the =lood in his heart! if he will o$ey the +,irit! will always live free fro. sin. Every 7ustified soul is $ein drawn of the +,irit to sanctification! thou h he .ay not 4now it. /e is conscious of a hun erin for .ore of -od! and the +,irit continues to show hi. there is hi her round for hi.. If he continues to wal4 in the li ht! he will he led ri ht into the fountain for sin and uncleanness! the =lood will cleanse hi. fro. all sin! the old .an the $ody of sin will $e hun on "alvary3s cross and "hrist enthroned in his heart. =less -od! when "hrist is enthroned and crowned within! then old Ish.ael! the $ond wo.an3s son. which is the old Ada. and carnality! is ,ut out. 1he soul is delivered fro. the warfare within. /e does not have to live in the sa.e house tor.ented $y the inward foes of dou$ts and fears. 1he free child rules! which is "hrist.

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1hirteen saints .et in a cotta e ,rayer .eetin in Los An eles and all were in the +,irit and of one accord. 1hey 4nelt in ,rayer e>,ectin the Lord to .anifest /i.self. 1he ,ower of -od fell and every one was cau ht u, in the +,irit and saw visions fro. -od. =ro. &cLain says he saw a $eautiful white dove for so.e ti.e on the $ac4 of his chair. 9ne sister saw an an el co.e into their .idst with a olden har, in her hand. +everal had the sa.e vision of the +avior. /e held a $oo4 in /is hand. 1hey saw the nail ,rint and the $lood tric4lin down while /e wrote their na.es in the $oo4 with /is fin er with the $lood that ran fro. /is ,ierced hand. /e stood on the other side of a river. 1he waters of the river loo4ed $loody. An an el a$out the si5e of a child twelve years of a e stood in front of the +avior. It went a$out the roo. and hovered over the heads of all in the
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roo.. 9ne $rother had not yet received his 2entecost! and a star was seen to co.e and li ht on his forehead! while he was testifyin . 1he $rother that was healed of $lindness $y the ,ower of -od so.e ti.e a o saw an an el with a olden candle stic4 a$out three feet hi h. 2raise -od. /e is wonderfully fulfillin /is 6ord in /is children. Acts. C8'*.

REBECCA7 T4PE OF THE BRIDE OF CHRIST85en. /9.


DI ,ray thee is there roo. in thy father3s house for us to lod e inLD 1hese words were s,o4en $y Elie5er! A$raha.3s eldest servant and steward of his house! to :e$ecca when he had found her at the well in answer to his ,rayer. Elie5er E.eanin D-od3s /el,erDF is a ty,e of the /oly +,irit! and Isaac is a ty,e of "hrist. Now as Elie5er was see4in a $ride for Isaac! the son of A$raha.! so the /oly +,irit today is see4in a $ride for the Lord Jesus! -od3s only $e otten +on. Elie5er was sent to A$raha.3s country and to his 4indred to ta4e a wife for Isaac. +o -od our #ather has sent the /oly +,irit fro. the lory land down into this world! and /e! the +,irit of truth! is convictin the world of sin! ri hteousness! and 7ud .ent! and is selectin out of the $ody of "hrist /is $ride. /e is see4in a.on /is 4indred! the sanctified! and Jesus is $a,ti5in the. with the /oly -host and fire! ,re,arin the. for the reat .arria e su,,er of the La.$. 2raise our -odG Elie5er was under oath not to select the $ride fro. the "anaanites $ut fro. A$raha.3s 4indred. +o -od is not selectin a $ride for "hrist a.on the sinners! for a sinner .ust first et saved and sanctified $efore he can $e one with the Lord Jesus. /e$. C8'' says! D#or $oth /e that sanctifieth and they who are sanctified are all of one! for which cause /e is not asha.ed to call the. $rethren.D +o /e is see4in a $ride a.on /is $rethren! the sanctified. D"hrist so loved the church that /e ave /i.self for it< that /e .i ht sanctify and cleanse it with the washin of water $y the 6ord< that /e .i ht ,resent it unto /i.self a lorious church! not havin s,ot or wrin4le or any such thin < $ut that
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it should $e holy and without $le.ish.D E,h. K8CK% C*. +o Jesus today is selectin a sanctified ,eo,le! $a,ti5in the. with the /oly -host and fire to reet /i. at /is co.in . :e$ecca was a vir in! the ty,e of a sanctified soul. +o the /oly -host today is standin at the heart of every ,ure vir in Esanctified soulF ,leadin ! DI ,ray thee is there roo. in thy heart that I .ay co.e in and lod eLD 9 $eloved! we see .any of the sanctified ,eo,le today re7ectin the /oly +,irit! 7ust as ,eo,le re7ected "hrist when /e was on earth here. It see.s there is no roo. in their hearts for the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire. &ay -od hel, the. to o,en their eyes and see that the ti.e draweth ni h for /is co.in . 9 .ay "hrist3s waitin $ride wa4e u, and let the /oly -host co.e in. :e$ecca was a ty,e of the wise vir ins. 6hen Elie5er .et her at the well and as4ed her to let hi. drin4 a little water fro. her ,itcher! 9 how sweet and ready she was. +he answered and said! DArin4! .y Lord.D And she hastened and let down her ,itcher u,on her hand and ave hi. drin4! and it ,leased hi.. 1he +,irit is a ,erson. /e can $e ,leased! /e can $e ;uenched! and /e can $e insulted! as we find Ananias insulted /i.. 6e ,lease /i. when we acce,t the words of Jesus. 1hen Jesus sends the /oly +,irit to witness in our hearts. 6hen :e$ecca had done ivin hi. drin4! she said! DI will also draw water for thy ca.els.D "hrist3s $ride .ust do everythin without .ur.urin . 9 how sweet it is when we have the .i hty +,irit in our hearts< we are ready for service< we are ready for waterin the whole entire world with the ,recious well of salvation in our heart. =eloved! when the /oly -host co.es! /e $rin s the well of salvation and rivers of livin water. DAnd it ca.e to ,ass! as the ca.els had done drin4in ! that the .an too4 a old earrin of half a she4el wei ht and two $racelets for her hands of ten she4els wei ht of old.D 2raise -od. 1his is what our $eloved sanctified ,eo,le receive when they receive the witness of the anointin of the /oly -host u,on their hearts! as when Jesus $reathed u,on the disci,les $efore 2entecost in the
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u,,er roo.! where /e said! D:eceive ye the /oly -host.D 1he disci,les had the witness in their hearts that very .o.ent that D$oth /e that sanctifieth and they who are sanctified are all of one.D #or /e had o,ened the +cri,tures to the.! ELu. CB83CF and their understandin was o,ened! ELu. CB83'F DAnd their eyes were o,ened and they 4new /i..D +o with us! when we receive sanctification and the witness of the +,irit in our hearts to our sanctification! the +cri,tures are o,ened to us! we understand the.! and our eyes are anointed. 6e see a ,icture of it in :e$ecca. 6hen she had received Elie5er and let hi. drin4 out of her ,itcher and had watered the ca.els! he ave her the earrin s and $racelets of old. 9 $eloved .ay we let the /oly -host su, out of our heart ,itcher! for the Lord says! D=ehold! I stand at the door and 4noc4< if any .an hear &y voice and o,en the door! I will co.e in and su, with hi. and he with &e.D And when /e co.es in! /e o,ens /is ,recious treasures to us! $racelets and earrin s! reat wei hts of old. 9 how $lessed it is when the ,recious +,irit enters into our hearts li4e Elie5er. /e tells us the reat wealth of our #ather and of our "hrist! for /e o,ens u, our understandin ! and enli htens our .inds. /is continual conversation is a$out the #ather and Jesus. Elie5er was the very ty,e of the /oly +,irit who ta4es the thin s of "hrist and shows the. unto us! for /e told :e$ecca of the wealth of A$raha. and Isaac! ivin her 7ewels. And she wore the.! showin that she was the es,oused of Isaac. /allelu7ahG Jesus $reathed the /oly -host on /is disci,les and said! D6hose soever sins ye re.it! they are re.itted unto the.< and whose soever sins ye retain! they are retained.D 1hus they had the witness in their hearts that they were candidates for the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire. /e co..anded the.! D1arry ye in the city of Jerusale.! until ye endued with ,ower fro. on hi h.D 2raise our -odG DI ,ray thee is there roo. in thy father3s house for us to lod e inLD =eloved! is there roo. in your heart that -od3s $lessed +,irit can co.e and lod e inL :e$ecca was a wise vir in. +he .et Elie5er at the well and received the $racelets and earrin s<
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$ut she did not receive the. until she had allowed hi. to drin4 out of her ,itcher and had watered the ca.els. &any others stood $y! no dou$t< $ut they did not do any waterin of the ca.els. 9 .ay all of "hrist3s waitin $ride $e filled with the rivers of livin water that they .ay water the thirsty! ,arched hearts with the rivers of salvation. :e$ecca wore her 7ewels. +he did not ,ut the. aside or into her ,oc4et! for we read that La$an saw the. on his sister3s hands. 6hen we have received the a$idin anointin in our hearts! so.eone can always see it shinin forth u,on our faces. 2raise -odG 6hen Elie5er had fed the ca.els and had co.e into the house! and when .eat was set $efore hi.! he said! DI will not eat until I have told .ine errand.D 9 $eloved! we should $e so 5ealous a$out the $ride of "hrist that nothin will $e a$le to turn us aside. 6e find the first overthrow in the hu.an soul was throu h the a,,etite< and when the /oly -host sends us on /is .ission! .ay we not $e satisfied until we have told it! and of /is co.in $ac4 to earth a ain. 1hen he told his .ission how that A$raha. had sent hi. to his 4indred to ta4e a wife for his son! and he said! DAnd now if ye will deal 4indly and truly with .y .aster! tell .e! and if not! tell .e.D 1hey said! D1he thin ,roceedeth fro. the LordD and ave :e$ecca to $e his .aster3s wife. 6hen ,eo,le are livin under the uidance of -od3s /oly +,irit! it does not ta4e the. very lon to hear the voice of -od! and they are willin to o$ey. 2raise -odG 1hen Elie5er ate and tarried with the. that ni ht! $ecause he had received the desire of his .aster3s heart and his heart. =ut on the .orrow! her $rother and .other said! DLet the da.sel a$ide with us a few days! at least ten days.D =ut he said! D/inder .e not.D It is $est! when we hear the words of -od and the +,irit is u,on us! to receive now the $a,tis. with the /oly +,irit! instead of waitin two or three days and .eetin friends and .eetin the devil! who will try to ,ersuade us out of it. If :e$ecca had re.ained! ,erha,s her friends .i ht have tal4ed her out of oin with Elie5er over the ,lains away off to that distant land to her hus$and Isaac.
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Elie5er said! D/inder .e not.D 9 .ay we do nothin to hinder the entrance of the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. 6e should see that everythin is out of the way and nothin to stand $etween us and this lorious $lessin . 1hen they called :e$ecca and said to her! D6ilt thou o with this .anLD And she said! DI will o.D 1o receive the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! we .ust forsa4e all and follow Jesus all the way. #or the Lord Jesus says! D#or this cause shall a .an leave his father and .other! and cleave to his wife.D +o we that are "hrist3s $ride .ust forsa4e all and cleave to "hrist! as :e$ecca left father and .other! $rother and sister! and rode on the ca.el to .eet Isaac. DAnd Isaac went out to .editate in the fields at eventide< and he lifted u, his eyes and saw! and $ehold the ca.els were co.in . And :e$ecca lifted u, her eyes! and when she saw Isaac! she li hted off the ca.elD to .eet hi.. Now we are livin in the eventide of this dis,ensation! when the /oly +,irit is leadin us! "hrist3s $ride! to .eet /i. in the clouds.6.J.+. 1he sinner and harlots and a.$lers are receivin this $lessed /oly -host $efore the church .e.$ers. 1he first shall $e last and the last first. 9ne tenth of all we own $elon s to the Lord! $esides an offerin ! as .uch as /e says. If /e says a half! we will have to ive a half. -ivin to the Lord is 7ust as .uch a ,art of worshi, as the testi.ony and ,rayer. If there are ,eo,le who do not $elieve in ivin an offerin ! they do not $elieve in the +cri,tures. 6hen we consecrate! we consecrate our ,oc4et%$oo4s.

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In S!nt! C u0, C!l. 2entecost has fallen in +anta "ru5. 1he last re,ort fro. there ,eo,le were ettin saved! sanctified! and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! and healed. &any see4in . =ro. and +ister 1.6. &c"onnell have $een la$orin there and =ro. 6il4inson has $een assistin . In Lon) Be!ch. 1he Lord is $lessin in Lon =each! "al. 6e cannot tell 7ust how .any at this date have received their 2entecost and s,ea4 in ton ues. /un ry souls are see4in . 1he street .eetin s are attended $y crowds. Last +unday ni ht! .any had to $e turned away. =ro. &c"auley has char e of the wor4. /e says! D1he Lord has wonderfully ,lanted the seed of salvation in Lon =each in street .eetin s every +unday afternoon. 9 how I ,raise /i. for the out,ourin of /is +,irit. A $a$y that had $een sic4 all its life was wonderfully healed in answer to ,rayer. 2eace $e to all the saints in "hrist Jesus. A.en.D %E. &c"auley! Lon =each! "al. In De& *o%ne&. '6CB 9a4land Ave.! Aes &oines! Ia.! #e$. C'. ? -od is wor4in here. +even or ei ht are s,ea4in in ton ues and others awa4ened to the truth. I .yself have received the ift and s,ea4 in .any different ton ues. "an inter,ret the sa.e. 1he $urden of the +,irit see.s to $e the $lindness of the ,eo,le! the soon co.in of the Lord! the awful 7ud .ents that are co.in ! and to ,re,are .essen ers and a $ride for /is co.in . 1he .ission is $eco.in a center for the hun ry ones and too s.all to acco..odate the ,eo,le. -od $less you all. 6e have had no teachin outside! e>ce,t our own close wal4 with -od and ettin down! down! down $efore /i. and ,rovin /i. who never fails. 2raise /is na.e. %% Hours in the ra,ture! E.". Ladd. In S!n F !nc%&co. C'K Locust Ave.! +an #rancisco! "al.! &ar. 3. ? 1he Lord is wor4in .i htily in +an #rancisco. &any souls have $een converted! sanctified! and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and fire! and healed
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In *c+ee&,o t, P!. 3CC =rown Ave.! &cJees,ort! 2a.! #e$. I.%1he /oly -host has fallen on a$out a do5en here and they are s,ea4in in ton ues and we do not 4now where the wor4 will sto,. 1here have $een two received their call to "hina. 6e ,raise -od for /is wonderful race and ,ower. %% +.#. =lac4. In *o1%le. Aavis Ave. and Ann +t.! &o$ile! Ala.! #e$. '. After a hard $attle in this wic4ed ,lace! the Lord ave .e a tent in answer to ,rayer. 6e ive -od all the lory for victory. #ive have $een sanctified and three received 2entecost. 9ne $rother that has $een cri,,led for years has $een healed in his foot and can wal4 without a stic4! and we are e>,ectin a reat wor4 of the Lord here soon. %% #.6. 6illia.s. In S,ok!ne. +,o4ane! 6ash.! &ar. C'. 1han4 -od! the wor4 of the /oly +,irit is reachin into the re.otest ,laces of the earth. N,wards of thirty have received their 2entecost ri ht here in +,o4ane in the ,ast few days! s,ea4in in ton ues! writin ! and ,raisin -od in all thin s. 1he A,ostolic Li ht will $e so.ewhat delayed! owin to .y re.oval fro. 2ortland office to the wor4 to which -od called .e in +,o4ane. %? &.L. :yan. In Bu )e&&, S.C. =ur ess! +.". &arch '6. ?6e are havin a wonderful .eetin in our .idst. +everal are $ein $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. 1he ,eo,le are co.in $y crowds and -od3s reat wor4 is s,readin . -lory to -od for this wonderful salvation that is co.in $ac4 to earth a ain.D %%&c. A. =rown.

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$y the ,ower of -od. 9ne &ethodist ,reacher $y the na.e of /.9. Lanha. who ca.e to our .eetin s a few days a o received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host 1uesday ni ht E&ar. KF! and s,o4e in ton ues as the +,irit ave utterance. A =a,tist ,reacher who was $ac4slidden ot saved! sanctified and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and healed! and is now ready to o out and ,reach the -os,el of "hrist in its ,urity. =ro. 2rentiss ca.e to us fro. Los An eles and the Lord is $lessin hi. in the .eetin s. Hours truly in the Lord. ? Adol,h :osa. In S!n 3o&e. CK +hort :id e Ave.! +an Jose! "al.! &ar. B. ? 2raise -od for victory. 1hirteen have received their 2entecost and =i$le evidence since we ca.e here -lory to -odG 1he whole ,lace is stirred. +unday there were ei ht healed as soon as I anointed the.! and they shouted ,raises to -od. +unday was a hallelu7ah day all day. 2raise -od. +inners are under awful conviction here. 1he hall is crowded and the ,eo,le cannot all et in. 6e are loo4in for the ,ower to fall as on 2entecost. %% Hours in "hrist! /. &cLain. In To,ek!, +!n. (CB N. Jansas Ave.! 1o,e4a! Jans.! #e$. C'. ? -lory to Jesus for the real 2entecostal ,ower that is co.in $ac4 to /is ,eo,le. A$out three .onths a o! =ro. and +ister =at.an sto,,ed off here for a few days on their way to Africa! and told of the wonderful wor4 of -od oin on in the 6est! and it .ade us real hun ry for .ore of -od! and we $e an to see4 earnestly for the =a,tis. with the /oly -host. +oon afterwards a $and of wor4ers ca.e fro. Aenver and were with us ten days. +everal received the $a,tis. while they were here. After they left! we went throu h so.e very severe testin s! $ut we held on! and when we needed hel, the worst! -od sent =ro. 1o. /e5.alhalch and a $and of wor4ers to us! for which we ,raise /i. with all our heart. 1hey were with us four wee4s and their la$ors were owned and $lessed of -od in esta$lishin the wor4 here. A ood .any were saved and sanctified and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. 9ne youn .an received his call to the

forei n field. 6e e>,ect the wor4 to .ove ri ht on. Hours in Jesus! %% ".E. #oster. In Al:%n, S.C. Alvin! +.".! &ar. C. ?In January we heard of =ro. -.=. "ashwell of Aunn! N.".! that had $een to Los An eles and received the /oly -host and s,o4e with ton ues. +o our hearts $e an to hun er .ore and .ore! and after ,rayin over it! .y wife and I decided to invite hi. to co.e to our 2entecost .eetin which was to $e in the Ith of #e$ruary. /e ca.e to us and stayed three days! and in those three days! there were a$out twenty% three saints that received the $a,tis. of the /oly -host! and all of the. s,o4e with other ton ues as the +,irit ave the. utterance. I a. lad to tell you! dear saints! that I a. one of the twenty%three. As soon as /e ca.e into .y soul! /e s,a4e with .y ton ue in an un4nown lan ua e. 1han4 -od! the "o.forter has co.e at last. -loryG -loryG -loryG 6e have had several short .eetin s since we received the /oly -host in which several were saved! sanctified! and ei ht or ten others have received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and all s,ea4 with other ton ues. Ae.ons have $een cast out in the na.e of Jesus. %% #.&. =ritton. In ;th !nd *!,le A:e. *%&&%on, Lo& An)ele&. 1he old ti.e 2entecostal ,ower returned to us durin the four days and ni hts tarryin .eetin we had $e innin Aec. CI and went over New Hears to K83) a... +o.e ot their 2entecost with the =i$le evidence! so.e converted! so.e sanctified! so.e healed. -lory to -odG 6e had $een oin throu h a siftin ti.e. +o.e ,roved it does ,ay to hold on to -od when the ene.y is doin all he can to discoura e us. 9ur -od is a -od of ,ower. +o now we can sin ! DI3. ,ressin on the u,ward way! New hei hts I3. ainin every day.D Later. ?A ,oor lost wo.an! a victi. of the cocaine ha$it! ca.e into the .eetin s! was convinced of sin! and as a second definite wor4 was sanctified and has o$eyed -od confessin "hrist in $a,tis.. 1his is a wonderful case. +o the wor4 is oin on. A sister ot the $a,tis. sittin in her seat. 9thers 7ustified. -od is with us and we

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need of Jesus in 2entecostal ,ower. 1hey also sou ht healin and the dear Lord healed the.. 1he wife and dau hter received their 2entecost and the hus$and was see4in . =ro. and +ister Leh.an! returned .issionaries fro. Africa! found their 2entecost and s,o4e in ton ues as the +,irit ave utterance. 1hey had s,ent five years in learnin the Qulu lan ua e! and were re7oiced to find Dthe .ore e>cellent way.D 1he Lord willin ! the writer will re.ain in Los An eles until &ay! when a ca., .eetin will $e held in La.ont! 94la.! &ay 'K to 3). =ro. "ashwell of Aunn! N".! will ,ro$a$ly $e there also. After this .eetin ! a lar e ta$ernacle will $e ,itched in Indiana,olis! ,ro$a$ly the first wee4 in June< and .eetin s will continue indefinitely. 9ur dear Lord is certainly co.in soon! and we .ust $e $usy s,readin this wonderful salvation to the hun ry ,eo,le. %% -.A. "oo4. DNow ye are clean throu h the 6ord which I have s,o4en unto you.D Jesus has iven us the 6ord! and if we live in the 6ord! the 6ord will $e in us! the =lood will flow and we will always $e white and clean< $ut the .o.ent we et out of the 6ord we $eco.e unclean and wander into dan erous ,aths.

A,ostolic #aith8 After an a$sence of over three .onths! it is with reat 7oy that I a. a$le to $e with the saints at A5usa &ission once .ore. 1he sa.e old ,ower is .anifest! and .any new faces fro. the north! south! east! and west are seen! havin co.e for their 2entecost. 1he Lord ave us a racious ti.e of 2entecostal ,ower at Indiana,olis! Ind. &any received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and are s,ea4in with ton ues. 1hey ca.e in fro. different ,arts of Indiana and are now oin forth to s,read the ood news. 1his will $e a center of ,ower! $ein an inter%ur$an railway center li4e Los An eles. After $ein forced out of several ,laces! the Lord ave us a nice hall and chairs to seat it! at '''' '@C +hel$y street E#ountain +;uareF and the .eetin s are still oin on there. 1he last +unday the writer was ,er.itted to $e ,resent was a wonderful day of ,ower. 1he .eetin see.ed to have win s! and the whole roo. had to $e used for the altar service. In s,ite of the reat o,,osition fro. church ,eo,le and holiness ,rofessors! .any dear hun ry souls are launchin out into the ocean of -od3s love! and findin a satisfyin ,ortion. A reat .any were healed. :heu.atic de.ons and all .anner of aches and ,ains were co.,elled to fly! at the na.e of Jesus. O1is so sweet to trust in Jesus! Just to ta4e /i. at /is word.P A $rother who had $een trou$led with ec5e.a a lon ti.e was instantly healed< and a few days after! u,on e>a.inin his s4in! nothin re.ained $ut $lue s,ots where sca$s had $een. /is wife also was healed. 1he elder of the Qion EAowieF "hurch and his wife ca.e to the .eetin s and confessed their
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1o the +aints at Los An eles and all over the world! -reetin s in Jesus na.eG 1he wor4 at Aunn! N.".! still continues in /is na.e. In the three wee4s I was here! a$out fifty received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,o4e in ton ues! which is the witness of the $a,tis. as on the Aay of 2entecost< and a$out fifteen of the fifty were .inisters of the -os,el. +o.e are fro. -eor ia! so.e fro. +outh "arolina! and so.e fro. North "arolina. +o.e are called to "hina to ,reach this $lessed truth. -od has $lest .e in castin out devils! healin the sic4 and in discernin of s,irits.
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=onneau! +.".! #e$. ''. ? I ca.e here last #riday $y invitation of the holiness ,eo,le in this section! 4nown as the saints or "hurch of -od. 1hey clai. not to $elon to any or ani5ation and have $een 4ee,in the feast of unleavened $read for three or four years and worshi,in in u,,er roo.s. #riday! +aturday! and +unday were three days set a,art for service to tarry and wait for 2entecost! eatin nothin $ut unleavened $read and drin4in cold water. I saw at once that they had $rou ht the.selves under $onda e to 4ee,in the feast and that there was dan er of their feelin that -od was under o$li ations to the. to send the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! $ecause they 4e,t it. =ut I never .et sweeter sanctified ,eo,le in all .y life. I ,rayed to -od to show the. that it was not 4ee,in the feast that $rou ht the /oly -host. I did not .ention it to the. at all! $ut 7oined the. in the feast. +aturday! dear =ro. =ritton! their leader! ca.e to .e and said he felt that the Lord would $e ,leased for the. to dis.iss the 4ee,in of the feast. +o he announced it to the ,eo,le. +o.e had already received the $a,tis.! $ut after that I have never seen the ,ower of -od .anifested as I saw it here. 1wenty%three received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and all s,o4e with ton ues. 9n +aturday! one very old sister ca.e in who had never heard anyone s,ea4 in ton ues! and no one was s,ea4in in ton ues when she ca.e in. +he $e an to sha4e hands with the saints! and $efore she sat down! the ,ower fell on her and she was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and co..enced s,ea4in in ton ues! a ,erfect lan ua e. =ro. =rid ers! an evan elist of the &.E. "hurch! now at &arion! +.".! ca.e to the .eetin and was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and ,ower and s,o4e in ton ues for so.e ti.e! a ,erfect lan ua e. 2raise -od for =ro. =rid ers. :oyston! -a.! #e$. C*. ? /undreds of ,recious souls in the +outh have received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,ea4 in other ton ues. "losed a series of .eetin s at 1accoa! -eor ia! +unday ni ht. -od was with us in reat ,ower fro. start to finish. I did not 4ee, an account of how .any

received their 2entecost! $ut they all s,o4e in ton ues! and all that receive the $a,tis. with the /oly -host will s,ea4 in ton ues. All do not have the ift of ton ues as tau ht in ' "or. 'C! $ut they all s,o4e in ton ues on the Aay of 2entecost and at "ornelius3 house! and those that 2aul laid hands on at E,hesus! and all that I have heard and seen receive the /oly -host have s,o4en in ton ues. I a. receivin letters every day fro. north! south! east and west fro. ,eo,le that have attended .y .eetin s! sayin that they have received their 2entecost and s,ea4 in ton ues. 2eo,le have $een ulled here $y ta4e it $y faith! reconsecrate! $a,tis. of fire! Ddyna.ite!D and DlyditeD till the faith of the ,eo,le is al.ost one. 2raise -od for 2entecost. -et your 7ustified e>,erience all in ood sha,e! then et the sanctified e>,erience of a clean heart. 1hen when your faith ta4es hold of the ,ro.ise of the #ather and +on! and the 6ord of -od! you will have reat 7oy as they did that went u, fro. 9livet to Jerusale.. 1hen you can ,raise and $less -od and the /oly -host will co.e in and ,raise -od /i.self in un4nown ton ue! and you will never dou$t it any .ore! if they $urn you at the sta4e or $ehead you. /e will $ear witness of /i.self. Let us not co.e short of the ,ro.ise. %% -.=. "ashwell! Address! Aunn! N.".

DE*ONS CAST OUT.


R1he followin account of a +,iritualist $ein saved and sanctified! is written $y =ro. J.E. +awders! /o.estead! 9hio! in New Acts.S 6e have had so.e of the .ost wonderful e>,eriences with de.ons! that I have ever seen in .y life. 9ne wo.an! a +,iritualist! fro. the a e of si>teen! was ,ossessed with a le ion of de.ons. 1he devil threw her on the floor where she fou ht and foa.ed froth out of her .outh! sayin 8 DI hate Jesus "hrist!D .any ti.es! and $las,he.ed -od in the .ost dia$olic .anner ,ossi$le to i.a ine. +he ,ointed ri ht u, in the faces of those ,rayin for her! with a hellish lau h! challen in and defyin -od Al.i hty! sayin ! D/aG haG +he is .ine! haG
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haG she $elon s to .e! etc.D 6ell! we ,rayed in Jesus na.e till she was loriously delivered! and settled down li4e a la.$ at the feet of Jesus! and for hours ,rayed and ,raised /i.! until /e for ave her! then cleansed her heart! and since then she has $een see4in 2entecost. Last ni ht she ot u, and told her whole e>,erience! and it was si.,ly wonderful indeed. +he is very intelli ent and she now feels that -od is oin to use her for reven e u,on the devil and his hellish wor4 in +,iritualis.. 1hese cities are full of +,iritualists and no dou$t -od will use this wo.an now to e>,ose the thin fro. an e>,eri.ental stand,oint.

=ro. &cJinney! DI have $eco.e al.ost discoura ed! I have $een see4in so lon without receivin .D A ni ht or two afterwards! when the s,ecial revival .eetin s co..enced in her church! she went forward to hel, and ,ray with the see4ers for ,ardon or ,urity! when so.ewhat to her sur,rise as well as that of others! the $a,tis. ca.e and she $e an s,ea4in a.on the. in a new lan ua e. A returned .issionary fro. India has very recently received the intense desire of her heart at A4ron! and the +,irit has s,o4en throu h her in attestation of the $a,tis..
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E=t !ct& F om Re,o t& %n (New Act&.(
In C!nton, Oh%o.

#ire is fallin at "anton! 9hio. At least seven at that ,lace have received their $a,tis. at =ro. :ohrer3s .ission. Aee, conviction. 1he stoutest hearts slain under the ,ower. +inners co.in ho.e to -od.
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2raise -od! the /oly -host ca.e today. A .inister slain under the ,ower. Ae.ons cast out of .any. 1hen 2entecost fell! and ten ,ersons ca.e throu h with sta..erin li,s and other ton ues. :ev. :o$$ins s,ea4in in a clear lan ua e! the +,irit also san throu h hi.. 9ne lady s,ea4in in ton ues said. DJesus is co.in .D :eal 2entecost. 2raise -od.
In Home&te!d, P!.

D6e have $een holdin services in the +outh +ide &ission for the last three wee4s steadily every ni ht. 2rayer has $een answered and four of the see4in ones have received their 2entecost and s,ea4 in a stran e lan ua e. 9ne $oy twelve or fourteen years old! s,ea4s Italian very distinctly and inter,rets in En lish. 1he sisters s,ea4 sentences and ;uote te>ts of +cri,ture! and sin in the lan ua e they have received and inter,ret. 1wo of the sisters have the sa.e ton ue and when one $e ins to sin so.e hy.n! the other starts in and voices the sa.e words.D
In Ak on, Oh%o.

D6e are swee,in this ,lace for -od now. Hesterday afternoon! we had a .ost re.ar4a$le service. :ev. J.1. =ody lay for hours under the ,ower! then $e an to s,ea4 clearly and fluently in a new ton ue. A .an who heard hi. s,ea4 last ni ht told the audience that it was the /e$rew lan ua e. /e has a .arvelous e>,erience. A youn wo.an was rescued +unday .ornin fro. the ,olice station! went to the altar and was converted +unday ni ht! was sanctified &onday afternoon and testified to havin a ,ure heart. And &onday ni ht! after lyin under the ,ower was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host and s,o4e distinctly in a new and flowin lan ua e. 1he lady who rescued her! ca.e throu h at the sa.e ti.e! and s,o4e .uch in +,anish! which I easily understood. 1he con re ation sat and listened in a.a5e.ent! in the ,resence of the wonderful o,erations of the +,irit of -od. A youn ,reacher na.ed &cNi lar e chair under the ,ower! indistinct utterances! then $ro4e /i h -er.an! and I understood ht! who sat in a ave out so.e out in a flow of a$solutely every

#e$. 'K! a &ethodist .inister fro. another ,art of the state! received his $a,tis. with the =i$le evidence. =ro. and +ister 6elch of the +outh +treet "hurch! have 7ust received their 2entecost. 1he +,irit whis,ered to hi. that -od also had touched his eyes! and he found it was so! $ein a$le to read without lasses. 9ne lady had said to
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word $e uttered. It was wonderful to .e. It see.ed to .e al.ost as if he had learned the lan ua e in which he had s,o4en so fluently and clearly! so I as4ed hi. if he could s,ea4 -er.an! and he said No. /e is either of Irish or +cotch ancestry. 1he .eetin s o on every day fro. C ,... until 'C and ' a... Last ni ht the new hall CC $y *) was well filled. 6e $e an with testi.onies! when the ,ower ca.e u,on us so that there was no o,,ortunity to s,ea4 or even read a verse of +cri,ture. 1hey $e an co.in to the altar! lar ely youn .en! and filled two '6 foot altars! then all the front seats. 1he ,ower was so irresisti$le that ,eo,le fell fro. their seats until the floor was literally covered with ,rostrate ,eo,le. 9ne .an ot the $a,tis. in his ho.e and s,ea4s in a ton ue. 1his .a4es ei ht or ten at this date! and scores are see4in at every service. %J.E. +awders. In a .eetin in a ,lace where there was a rou h ele.ent recently! a cow$oy declared that he would $rea4 u, the .eetin that ni ht! and $rou ht his si> shooter with hi. for that ,ur,ose. 1he wor4ers left the .atter with -od! and 4e,t holdin on to /i. in ,rayer. /e went out and they heard noises as if he were tryin to $arricade the door. +oon he ca.e in! sat down! and drew his si> shooter! $ut i..ediately let it dro, on the floor. 1his he re,eated three ti.es. 6hen the altar call was .ade! he went outside! $ut one of the wor4ers who was $urdened for his soul followed hi. and 4nelt on the round in the dar4ness not far fro. hi. and ot hold of -od! then ca.e in a ain and 4nelt in ,rayer. 1he ne>t he 4new the $oy was at the altar. /e had thrown his si> shooter to so.e of his co.,anions. /e $ro4e down and cried for .ercy and -od ca.e to his hel, and saved hi.. /e ot u, fro. his 4nees and shoo4 hands with nearly everyone in the roo.. 1he last we heard of hi. was that he rode four .iles to et to a cotta e ,rayer .eetin .

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9 +on of -od! arise! And ,ut 1hine ar.or on< /ell3s forces all are .arshallin ! 1he day is al.ost done. 1he ni ht is hastenin fast! 1he .orn will soon a,,ear< 1he $attle stron will not last lon < 9ur "hrist will soon $e here. "oura e! $rother! do not fear! 1he Lord is on our side< 1he hosts of hell cannot ,revail! No .atter what $etide. 1he devil3s ti.e is short! And that he 4noweth well< And so with ra e he hath co.e down 6ith all the force of hell. Loo4 not to ri ht or left! 1rust not in 4ith or 4in< 9ur eyes .ust $e on "hrist alone If we e>,ect to win. D:esistance unto $loodD Is now the $attle cry< No ti.e to ,arley with the foe! 1he si ns are in the s4y. 1he sun is dar4enin ! 1he .oon is turnin red< 1he awful day of doo. is near! =rother! the Lord hath said. Let hi. that is afraid! =ac4 to his ho.e return< No coward in this war .ay fi ht! 1oo hot will $e the fire. 1o ,risons so.e will o< +atan will ,ress us sore! Ins,irin those that we love .ost 1o wound us to the core.

"ast out of syna o ues =y $linded she,herds here< 9ur na.es still stand at -od3s ri ht hand! +o we have nau ht to fear. =e faithful unto death! And ive thyself no care< Lay down thy life for Jesus3 sa4e! A crown of life to wear. The R!,tu e. 1he Lord of lory co.esG Jesus /i.self draws ni hG An elic hosts are thron in /i. As he descends the s4y. Lift u, your headsG Loo4 u,G :ede.,tion draweth ni h. 1he $attle3s o3er! the victory won! 1he saints now .ount the s4y. #ro. ocean $ed and raves! #ro. earth3s re.otest cli.e! #ro. east and west! fro. north and south! In .a7esty su$li.e. All lory crowned! they rise 6ith son s of loudest ,raise 1o /i. who $ou ht the. with /is =lood! =ride roo. of endless days. A'te the R!,tu e. A sense of awe cree,s o3er 1he hearts of .en now left. 6ives their hus$ands cannot find< /us$ands of wives $ereft. &en slee,in side $y side 9ne left alone to stay< 1wo wo.en rindin at the .ill 9ne ;uic4ly cau ht away. 6ith faces $lanched! .en loo4 Each other in the eye< 6o.en and children screa.in run And wish that they could die. &en rush fro. the saloon And crowd the ,lace of ,rayer! #ro. $rothel! race! and a.$lin hell! 6hile so.e still lin er there.

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1he $latant infidel Now see4s to hide away! And .en who never $owed $efore Now settle down to ,ray. 1rue ,icture of the end Is here in rhy.e laid $are! 6hen Jesus co.es to clai. /is $ride And saints the ra,ture share. =rother! heed the warnin iven! Let every soul ,ress on< -et ri ht with -od while yet there3s ti.e< Let no .an ta4e thy crown. %% =ro. A. =ec4. A ,arty of seven wor4ers fro. A5usa &ission! all $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! went to =onsoll! a country ,lace a$out a hundred .iles distant! to carry this $lessed -os,el. 1he first ni ht they had a cotta e ,rayer .eetin ! and the second ni ht had thirty ,eo,le in the little school house. =efore closin the .eetin ! they ave the altar call and there was such a rush to the altar that so.e fell over the seats and one wo.an nearly 4noc4ed the stove down. 1wenty%seven in all ca.e to the altar and CC of the. ot saved. 1hey held .eetin s the rest of the wee4 with ood attendance. +ouls were saved and sanctified every ni ht. 9n +unday they had water $a,tis. and 'B were $a,ti5ed in the cree4 $y i..ersion. 9ne lady fell under the ,ower of -od 7ust after she ca.e out of the water. In these .eetin s there was no ,reachin . -od /i.self did the wor4. All $ut one of the. were youn wor4ers and they 7ust let -od use the. as channels.

Nine years a o I was dee,ly convicted of sin! throu h the =i$le and the +,irit .ovin u,on .e! which /e continued to do till I truly re,ented of .y sins! and earnestly sou ht the Lord! finally yieldin all to /i.! and ,leadin /is .ercy. /e revealed to .y heart "hrist dyin on the cross! and /is voice whis,ered to .e! D"hrist died for your sins.D Instantly .y heart $elieved! and /is ,eace flooded .y soul! and the 7oy of /is salvation was wonderful to .e. Later I saw and ras,ed $y faith the truth of sanctification! and the +,irit witnessed to .y heart that the wor4 was done! and the /oly -host wonderfully wrou ht in .y life. #ive years a o I was called into the .inistry! and all these years the +,irit has $een with .e in a wonderful way. +o.eti.es I would $e overco.e $y /is ,ower. In $rief! I honestly $elieved I was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! and testified to it. -od had done so .uch for .e! that it was hard for .e to $elieve that there was .ore for .e! e>ce,t of course! develo,.ent as I went on with -od. And still there was a lon in in .y heart for so.ethin . I traveled as an evan elist fro. coast to coast! and ,reached the -os,el in al.ost every lar e city in the Nnited +tates! s,ea4in to as hi h as '!))) ,eo,le at a ti.e! often seein fro. twenty%five to one hundred at the altar in a sin le service. And .any were saved! sanctified! and .any healed. =ut so.e way all this did not satisfy .e! and for a year the heart hun er has increased. Li4e all holiness ,eo,le I have .et! I 4e,t ,rayin for love! ,ower! etc. #inally I heard of the wor4 of -od in A5usa +treet &ission! Los An eles! and said to .y ,eo,le! 1hat is the wor4 of -od. Later I heard so.eone ,reach that the s,ea4in in ton ues was the =i$le evidence that we had received the $a,tis. in the /oly -host! and not understandin it I re7ected it. =ut I saw those who were s,ea4in in ton ues had so.ethin that I did not have! and I finally $eca.e a see4er. And the Lord i.,ressed .e to o to Los An eles! and attend the .eetin s! and see4 the $a,tis. in the /oly -host. #inally on #e$. I! I arrived there! and +unday! #e$. ')! I attended .y first all%day .eetin . 1he first .an I .et on enterin the $uildin was =ro. /.L. =la4e of :uthton! &inn.! who still $elieved he had received
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Aear :eaders of the A,ostolic #aith8 I desire to ive .y testi.ony for the lory of -od! and in the ho,e that it will ,rove a $lessin to .any that read it.

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the $a,tis. with the /oly -host in sanctification! and the anointin s and fillin s that followed< $ut I told hi. I was convinced that what I had was not the $a,tis.. 1he first thin that i.,ressed .e was the love and unity that ,revailed in the .eetin ! and the heavenly sweetness that filled the very air that I $reathed. I want to say ri ht here! that I have attended .any lar e holiness ca., .eetin s and conventions! $ut I never felt the ,ower and lory that I felt in A5usa +treet &ission! and when a$out twenty ,ersons 7oined in sin in the D/eavenly "horus!D it was the .ost ravishin and unearthly .usic that ever fell on .ortal ears. It see.ed and still see.s to .e! I could not sin in that chorus. I 4now it ca.e direct fro. heaven. I at once $eca.e an earnest see4er! and day after day! I went down $efore the Lord! and /e was true to .e. /e showed .e .yself as /e saw .e. I can never for et the state of utter hel,lessness to which /e reduced .e. /e even too4 away the s,irit of ,rayer! .y testi.ony was re.oved fro. .e! I saw .yself a,art fro. "hrist as it were! and it .ade .e des,erate. I can never for et the faithfulness of +ister -ood! and others! in dealin with .e. Ne>t to -od! I a. inde$ted to the.! dear faithful souls! layin down their lives for others< and all the reward they receive so far as I can see! was the ,lain clothin they wear and food they eat. After I had $een there a little over two wee4s! devotin the entire ti.e to see4in .y 2entecost! on a 1uesday afternoon! when very .uch disheartened! suddenly the ,ower of -od descended u,on .e! and I went down under it. I have no lan ua e to descri$e what too4 ,lace! $ut it was wonderful. It see.ed to .e that .y $ody had suddenly $eco.e ,orous! and that a current of electricity was $ein turned on .e fro. all sides< and for two hours I lay under /is .i hty ,ower! and yet I 4new I was not $a,ti5ed yet! thou h I literally felt trans,arent! and a wonderful lory had co.e into .y soul. A ain on 1hursday evenin followin ! /is ,ower ca.e over .e! and I was ,rostrate on the floor for two hours! and still I 4new I was not $a,ti5ed! thou h I received a reat s,iritual u,lift.

=ut on #riday evenin ! &arch '! /is .i hty ,ower ca.e over .e! until I 7er4ed and ;ua4ed under it for a$out three hours. It was stran e and wonderful and yet lorious. /e wor4ed .y whole $ody! one section at a ti.e! first .y ar.s! then .y li.$s! then .y $ody! then .y head! then .y face! then .y chin! and finally at ' a. +aturday! &ar. C! after $ein under the ,ower for three hours! /e finished the wor4 on .y vocal or ans! and s,o4e throu h .e in un4nown ton ues. I arose! ,erfectly conscious outwardly and inwardly that I was fully $a,ti5ed in the /oly -host! and the devil can never te.,t .e to dou$t it. #irst I was conscious that a livin 2erson had co.e into .e! and that /e ,ossessed even .y ,hysical $ein ! in a literal sense! in so .uch that /e could at /is will ta4e hold of .y vocal or ans! and s,ea4 any lan ua e /e chose throu h .e. 1hen I had such ,ower on .e and in .e as I never had $efore. And last $ut not least! I had a de,th of love and sweetness in .y soul that I had never even drea.ed of $efore! and a holy cal. ,ossessed .e! and a holy 7oy and ,eace! that is dee, and sweet $eyond anythin I ever e>,erienced $efore! even in the sanctified life. And 9G such victory as /e ives .e all the ti.e. Al.ost three wee4s have ,assed! and all this is with .e! and is dee,enin all the ti.e. &y soul is .elted over and over a ain! and .any ti.es I feel as if there were! and I $elieve there is a dyna.o of ,ower in .e< there is nothin selfish a$out this! $ut it is fatho.less! real! literal! $lessed! rand. 9 that all the world would see4 and find this wonderful ift of -odG It is so.ethin that s,ea4s for itself. I have not had to witness to the saints I have .et for when they hear .e s,ea4in in ton ues and ,raisin the Lord! they 7ust e>clai.! D=rother Aurha. has ot his 2entecost.D -lory to -odG After receivin the $a,tis.! I re.ained a few days in the ho.e of =ro. and +ister 9ster$er ! to who. I a. dee,ly inde$ted for their reat 4indness to .e! and left for "olorado +,rin s &arch 6. +unday the ')th! ,reached three ti.es in the -.A.:. /all to a crowded house! and the ,ower of -od was on the ,eo,le. A$out fifty ca.e to the altar! and several ca.e throu h and s,o4e in
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ton ues. I also s,ent two ni hts in Aenver! ,reachin to lar e audiences! and full altars! and a nu.$er ca.e throu h and s,o4e in ton ues. #ro. there I ca.e to Aes &oines! Iowa! and ,reached twice in &rs. Jud e Ladd3s &ission! which was crowded! and the altar was so full I could not et to all of the see4ers to deal with the.. +aturday! &arch '6! I reached ho.e! and found that the Lord had ta4en ood care of .y dear wife and $a$y durin .y a$sence! and +unday! &arch '*! we had the lar est attendance in the history of the &ission! and a ain the altar was so full! that it was hard to deal with the ,eo,le. And so the wor4 oes on! the +,irit falls li4e rain wherever I ,reach /is word! and it see.s there is no effort on .y ,art. I will close .y testi.ony $y sayin to all who read it8 1his wor4 is of -od! there is no dou$t of that. And I would advise all .y friends to see4 the $a,tis. in the /oly -host! till they et the evidence in ton ues! for it always follows< I 4now of no e>ce,tion. Now 7ust a word concernin =ro. +ey.our! who is the leader of the .ove.ent under -od8 /e is the .ee4est .an I ever .et. /e wal4s and tal4s with -od. /is ,ower is in his wea4ness. /e see.s to .aintain a hel,less de,endence on -od and is as si.,le%hearted as a little child! and at the sa.e ti.e is so filled with -od that you feel the love and ,ower every ti.e you et near hi.. %% 6./. Aurha..

ho.e! very ha,,y! for I had received full assurance that I was wholly sanctified! ,erfectly free fro. sin. -lory to /is na.eG 1hen .y sister went to 6oodland and received her 2entecost the second ni ht she attended the .eetin . /ow ha,,y we were to hear of it. I $elieve the Lord directed this to ta4e the last s,ar4 of 7ealousy out of .e! for I truly re7oiced with .y sister. As soon as she ca.e ho.e! I wheeled over to 6oodland! and the Lord ave .e a .ost wonderful fillin the second ni ht. 1he dear Lord had .uch dross to $urn u,! $efore I could co.e out as a ,urified article! ready for service. #or over an hour and a half! I lay under the ,ower of -od on the .ission floor. 1here the $lessed Jesus too4 away all ,ride and fear of the ,eo,le. I si.,ly o$eyed the dictates of the /oly +,irit. -lory to -od. It was no lon er I $ut /e. 1he ,ower see.ed to center in .y hands! and I ,ro.ised -od I would o$ey /i. in the future and lay hands on the sic4! whenever and wherever /e sent .e. 1hen! after I had ,led ed I would o with /i.! ca.e the ton ues. 1hey said I s,o4e four lan ua es. 9 the love! 7oy! and ,eace that flooded .y $ein as I arose fro. the floor. I was indeed a new creature. 2raise /i.. 1hat ni ht! 7ust $efore I went to slee, the Lord ave .e a vision. It was of the New Jerusale. co.in down out of heaven! and the rain$ow% encircled throne! 7ust a ,art of that iven in :evelation. 9h how $eautiful< and what it .eans to .e! I shall never for et. 1he $lessed Lord is fillin .e as fast as I can $ear it and not $eco.e ,uffed u,. Last +unday I was iven the ,roof that I had the ift of ton ues. I s,o4e in several! and ever since then the ton ues are there! 7ust $u$$lin u, li4e a s,rin of livin water. At any ti.e! I can s,ea4! often 4ee, tal4in while at wor4. /ow I ,raise /i. for this ift. Now I a. waitin for the ift of inter,retation. 1he /oly +,irit has also iven .e ,ower to write five forei n lan ua es! one in Ja,anese. I a. 7ust restin in /is hands as the

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1he 2entecostal $lessin is truly a ,earl of reat ,rice and worth all the see4in I did to o$tain it. #or over three wee4s I sou ht! and over fifty ti.es I arose fro. the altar to face the world! without .y endue.ent of ,ower. Aurin the three wee4s I s,ent in 9a4land! I was at the altar at every call. After returnin ho.e! I continued to ,ray and see4. 6hen I heard that wor4ers had co.e to 6oodland! I was very an>ious to et down. 1he dear Lord o,ened the way! so I s,ent one +unday with the.! a ain a see4er. =ut no! not yet. I ca.e
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2otter3s clay! ready to $e .olded for /is hi hest service.%&a ie -eddis! =roo4s! "al. Hou .i ht as well send a thousand .en to da. the A.a5on river as to try to sto, this -os,el. It is only foolishness to try to sto, the .i hty ,ower of -od.

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1he Lord ave .e a $ri ht conversion when I was 'K years old. +oon after this! /e ave .e the /oly +,irit as .y +anctifier! which I su,,osed was the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. &y father! $ein a hi hchurch.an! o,,osed .y newfound 7oy and .y youn ! tender life found shelter in &rs. =a>ter3s ho.e. +he $eca.e a real .other to .e. -od led .e raciously on and .ade .y life fruitful in winnin .any souls to "hrist. Later on! I was .arried to Ja.es /e$den! a successful contractor and efficient .ission wor4er. 9ver two years a o! we ca.e to "anada. +o.e searchin trials awaited us here! $ut -od ,roved sufficient. Early in the su..er of '()6! we $e an to feel a lac4 of ,ower! es,ecially to heal the sic4. 6e sou ht the Lord for ,ower. "o.in in one day sic4 in $ody! I as4ed hus$and to ,ray for .e. /e refused! sayin ! DIt is no use as lon as you run so .uch.D EI was very $usy visitin for -odF. 1he +,irit said to .e! D1his is a call to ,rayer.D 1hereafter! I ave .yself to .ore earnest ,rayer! es,ecially for D,ower fro. on hi h.D 6e had 7ust recently rented this $uildin for the Lord3s wor4. I toiled very hard! scru$$in the stairways! etc.! and retired ;uite weary a$out '' o3cloc4. It was +aturday ni ht. I had scarcely lain down when the /oly +,irit ,ro.,ted .e to arise and ,ray. I o$eyed. +oon the ,ower of -od fell u,on .e. 1he Lord said! D1on uesLD I answered! DNo! Lord! not 1on ues.D 1here was a ,ause! D1on uesLD And I re,lied! DAnythin ! Lord! 1on ues or anythin .D Instantly! the +,irit of -od sei5ed .y hands! clas,ed the.! shoo4 the. and ,ressed the. dee,ly into .y chee4! then rested the. u,on .y shoulder. /ere the ,ower lifted
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havin continued till after .idni ht. 1he ne>t day the ,ower fell u,on .e where it left off in the ni ht and $randished .y hands causin the. to stri4e every ,art of .y $ody down to .y feet. In the afternoon! I went into the .eetin $elow! Ewe lived on the second floorF! and sat ;uietly $y the or an! intendin to say nothin of .y new e>,erience. /owever! I was not sittin lon ! till the +,irit fell u,on .e and .oved .e to e>clai. loudly! D1his is the ,ower of the /oly -host< this is the day of 2entecost.D 1he ,eo,le were reatly .oved and .elted to tears. 1his sa.e +a$$ath evenin ! while lyin on the couch! not e>,ectin to attend the .eetin ! the /oly -host whis,ered! D/e was wounded for our trans ressions. /e was $ruised for our ini;uities< the chastise.ent of our ,eace was u,on /i.! and with /is stri,es we are healed.D #eelin led to o into the service! I went and sat on the front seat facin the s,ea4er. I had scarcely sat down when the leader read! or ;uoted the scri,ture 7ust cited. I..ediately! the /oly -host fell u,on .e and shouted that sa.e scri,ture throu h .e with .i hty su,er%hu.an ,ower! two or three ti.es. +o.e who heard it said that it was not .y voice at all! -od see.ed to ta4e the .eetin into /is own hands! and /is ,ower fell on all ,resent. 9n &onday while alone! I $e an to sin . I said! DIs this ton ues! LordLD And at once /e s,o4e throu h .e so.e un4nown lan ua e. At ni ht! I a ain declined oin to the =i$le readin . =ut suddenly the /oly -host see.ed to lift .e and carry .e down to the service. 1he saints were 7ust arisin fro. ,rayer as I entered! when the +,irit s,o4e in ,ower three ti.es throu h .e in a ton ue and in En lish! D1his is the ,ower of the /oly -host< this is the day of 2entecost.D I disa,,eared as suddenly as I had a,,eared! leavin the ,eo,le overwhel.ed with the ,ower of -od. 1ruly it is the real $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire as John =a,tist foretold. 1here is an uns,ea4a$le 7oy in s,ea4in in ton ues and it $rin s dee, sole.nity and conviction on the ,eo,le. A$out the .iddle of this .onth E#e$.! '()*F! -od
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ave .e a reater .easure of ,ower and now I have Dthe ift of ton ues.D I can s,ea4 and ,reach at will in three lan ua es with reat fluency any len th of ti.e. At first I find that I had ton ues as a si n! now as one of the ifts. -od also ives the inter,retation as /e wills. 9h! how hu.$le we need to 4ee, $efore the Lord so that /e can .anifest /is .i hty ,ower. A$out the .iddle of Aece.$er .y hus$and received his 2entecost and -od is .i htily wor4in our .idst. Aear reader! let -od have /is way. /ow .uch that .eansG =lessed JesusG Hours in /is ,recious na.e. ? &rs. Ja.es /e$den! 6K' Tueen East! 1oronto! "anada. =ro. 2aul says! D/e that s,ea4eth in an un4nown ton ue edifieth hi.self.D I tell you I would rather s,ea4 in ton ues when I want to s,ea4 for .y own edification. I would rather ;uit usin .y own ton ue and s,ea4 in other ton ues as the +,irit ives utterance. 1here is a ,ower! a lory! $less -od! that co.es down fro. heaven that ,asses all understandin . No wonder the "orinthian church all wanted to s,ea4 in ton ues edifyin the.selves. 2aul wrote the. tellin the. how to use those ,recious ifts. It was 7ust as when we first received the ift! we all wanted to s,ea4 at once. 2aul says! DLet hi. ,ray that he .ay inter,ret.D -reater is he that ,ro,hesieth than he that s,ea4eth with ton ues! e>ce,t he inter,ret.D +o .any ,rayed and received the inter,retation. 9n the day of 2entecost! they were i..ersed into the /oly +,irit. 1he +,irit Dfilled all the roo. where they were sittin .D It is one thin to $e filled as a lass filled with water and another thin to $e su$.er ed as when you ,lun e the lass out of si ht into the fountain.

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REPORT FRO* OHIO AND PENNS4L$ANIA.
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1he $attle is on and the devil is surely howlin ! $ut 9 how sweet Jesus 4ee,s .e in the .idst of it all. 6e are en%route for 2itts$ur h! 2a. +o.e of the A4ron wor4ers have one and have reat victories there or near there in /o.estead! 2a.! a su$ur$an town. 6e have $een invited to .any of the "hristian &issionary Alliance ho.es and &issions. At A4ron! 9hio! the .eetin s have $een oin on ni ht and day since Aec. K. 2eo,le are co.in fro. all around! Indiana! &ichi an! 2ennsylvania! and other ,laces. :ev. Lu,ton who is in char e of the wor4 here is a #riends .inister! a very holy! devoted .an of -od. /e has a &issionary 1rainin +chool or ho.e $uilt for the ,ur,ose of sendin wor4ers into the harvest! full%fled ed A,ostolic wor4ers. 1he school had $een oin on for three years! and he had $een teachin .ore than he had really e>,erienced. /earin of the wor4 at A4ron! he with ei ht or ten students ca.e! acce,ted the teachin ! tarried nine days! and received his 2entecost. /e s,ea4s in five different lan ua es. Ei ht of the students and so.e others have also received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. =ro. Lu,ton .a4es the ,ro,osition that we use the ho.e here for a head;uarters for the &iddle +tates. I feel it is of -od and a ood thin ! as the A4ron wor4 and this is one. 1hey can o on streetcar fro. one ,lace to the other. 1he ho.e has 'B roo.s! I thin4. In the u,,er roo. furnished for a classroo.! .any have received their 2entecost. 1he A4ron ,a,er! D2entecostal 6ondersD has $een consolidated with =ro. Lu,ton3s ,a,er! D1he New Acts.D 1he ho.e here is three .iles out of the city of Alliance! -od3s chosen s,ot where ,eo,le can co.e fro. "leveland! A4ron! and "anton.
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1hey have a lar e ca., round here! tents and everythin to ,ush out into the reat $attle for -od. &any are fi htin to the $itter end! $ut -od is raisin u, ,recious wor4ers to ,ush the wor4. 9ne youn student ot throu h last ni ht in the $ase.ent fi>in the furnace! ,uttin in coal. I .et hi. in the hall and he told how he had received the /oly -host in the cellar. 6e had a reat ti.e ,raisin -od. "leveland! 9hio! &ar. '. ? 6e are havin reat victory here. /ave $een here .ore than a wee4. 1he fire is fallin . &any ettin throu h. Nine received 2entecost this wee4. I ca.e 7ust for one day $ut -od is holdin .e. %% Ivey "a.,$ell! Address CK' "olle e +t.! E. Liver,ool! 9h.

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9ur hearts re7oice in the o.ni,resent -od this .ornin . 6e than4 /i. as never $efore. /is lovin ,resence is with us. /e has ,re,ared the way $efore us. 6e $ehold /i. on our ri ht and on our left. 6hen in the Nnited +tates! it did see. that we could not leave the hun ry souls. 1hey see.ed to $e cryin out for the $read of life. In En land we find the sa.e thin . 6e could only touch here and there! $ut wherever we went! we found waitin souls. As so.e dear souls said in the "hurch of En land! D6e have $een ,reached to and tau ht so .uch! $ut our souls are 7ust lon in to ste, over the line into freedo. and ,erfect love.D 9ne of their .inisters said D6e are alto ether too for.al! we need the ,ower of the /oly +,irit.D &y heart was .ade to tre.$le the other day while tal4in with a $rother. /e said! the 6elch revival has one flat< the churches heard the .usic! felt the ,ower! reached out! and tried to raft it on to their creeds and for.alis. and they have lost their ,ower. It .ade .e thin4 of a story our dear =isho, 1aylor used to tell us! a$out an old lady that wished to teach her s,arrow to sin li4e her canary $ird< so she confined the. $oth to ether in a ca e! and in a few days the canary had lost all its son ! and could only chir, li4e the s,arrow. Let
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this $e as it .ay with the 6elch revival! let the dear ones at A5usa street! ta4e warnin ! 4ee, under the =lood! 4ee, to the +cri,ture! and let the -od of love $ruise +atan under your feet. 2raise /is Na.e! we are .ore than con;uerors throu h /i. who loved us! and ave /i.self for us. 1he oodness of -od has $een .anifested in so .any ways to us while this reat shi, is ,lowin its way throu h the $riny dee,. /e has iven us a little corner in the e>tre.e front of the shi, on the u,,er dec4! where a few of us .eet to ether for the study of the 6ord and ,rayer. 1his is a wonderful s,ot. 1here is a oodness in -od3s .ercy li4e the wideness of the sea. After ,rayer this .ornin as I stood u,on this e>tre.e end of the $oat loo4in east! west! north and south! and saw this ,lacid water! with not a ruffle to distur$ its ,eaceful $oso.! it see.ed as thou h we were standin in the .idst of one i..ense circle! water as far as the eye could reach in every direction! and yet /e holdeth the waves in the hollow of his hand! and this reat -od is love! and even the hairs of our head are nu.$ered! and not a s,arrow falleth to the round without /is notice! and /e 4noweth us all $y na.e. 6e $elieve that our co.in to Africa will $e $lest to others. 6e love you all and you are .uch in our ,rayers. 6e as4 you all to ,ray for us that we .ay $e faithful and hu.$le unto death. 6e e>,ect to see .any of you fro. A5usa street in our field of la$or. &ay the -od of ,eace 4ee, you all unto his a,,earin . ? +a.uel J. &ead! Lincoln +tation! "aconda! =en uella! Africa.

/e is the -lory of .y soul! /e is the Li ht of all .y ways! /e is .y Life and ,erfect whole! &y -lory now and all .y days. No other lory will you need! 1han /i. in who. no ni ht can dwell< 1he an els chant and sin and ,lead! No other lory can we tell. Hes! Jesus is .y -lory here< 6ithin! around! and all the way! 9n earth! in heaven! always near< Hes! /e3s .y -lory 7oyous lay. Aear saints of -od in who. /e dwells! =e sure /e has the ri ht of way In all we thin4 or do or tell! In all our heart and what we say. 1hin4 not that -lory sure is won! 6hen we our selfish ways ,ursue! #or -lory rests in /i. alone 1o who. all thin s are due. It is the lustre .ar4s the star! And heat and li ht the sun< Althou h in heaven a$ove so far! 1heir lory throu h the earth doth run. +o Love eternal .ar4s our -od! Nnitin all /is saints in one! 1hat Love! so 4nown in "hrist our Lord Is 7ust the very sa.e in .en. 9ne life! one heart! one .ind! %the 6ord Aeclares we here and now .ust $e< 1he -lory of all lories heard In "hrist is ,erfect unity. %1. /e5.alhalch! C3B' #letcher Ave.! Indiana,olis! Ind.

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6hat is loryL co.e tell .e now! 6here can I o to find its hue< 6hat can I do! and tell .e how 1o understand what lory3s trueL &idst all the lory of the world! 1here is a lory ,ure and clear! 31is neither ,o., nor ,ower nor word! =ut Jesus in .y heart! so dear.

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Pu1l%&he & ece%:e the Penteco&t !nd %t T !n&'o m& ! P!,e !nd Ch!n)e& ! #hole *o:ement.

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they entertained! and entire renunciation of the sa.e too4 ,lace. +,ea4in in ton ues as an evidence of 2entecost was stoutly o,,osed and re7ected. 1he ,a,er did not o,,ose the s,ea4in in ton ues as such! $ut to .a4e a distinction $etween this and the ift of ton ues see.ed to $e an unscri,tural distinction to sustain a fanatical ,ro,osition. =ut when this distinction was seen! and that s,ea4in in ton ues evidenced 2entecost in every instance where it was iven in the =i$le! we all with one accord acce,ted that view and instantly fell into line with 7oy. 1wo of those wor4in on the force have at this writin received the $a,tis.! and the others are earnestly see4in ! and it is ho,ed that they will have o$tained their 2entecost ere this reaches the eye of the reader. /enceforth the ,a,er will $e un;ualifiedly co..itted to the truth that 2entecost is evidenced $y s,ea4in in ton ues! and will forever defend it a ainst all o,,onents of sa.e! and will ,u$lish nothin contrary thereto. All articles! contri$utions and testi.onies in har.ony with this view will $e ,u$lished! and all contrary thereto will $e re7ected. It will $e ,urely a 2entecostal or an! and will $e the $reathin %,lace for all who have the $a,tis. of the /oly -host in 2entecostal reality. All testi.onies of those who do not have it $ut are see4in it will $e ,u$lished! and all who have the $a,tis. of the /oly -host .ay have free ri ht to its colu.ns fro. ti.e to ti.e. Its na.e will $e chan ed in har.ony with its chan e of ,osition! and will $e called 1he A,ostolic Evan el. 1he ,a,er will $e 4e,t free fro. all advertise.ents! as heretofore. 6e ,ro,ose to issue a clean ,a,er or none. 6e desire all who have 2entecost to ,ray that it .ay $e a 2entecostal or an indeed! and do all you can to .a4e it so. %% A,ostolic Evan el! :oyston! -a.

PENTECOST IN THE NORTH.


1he last re,ort fro. 2ortland! 9re on! was that ei hty ,eo,le had received the 2entecost and were s,ea4in in ton ues. &any sinners have $een saved there. &any youn .en were saved! $ut the old were saved as well. 9ne .an of seventy%one years! a drun4ard! ca.e to the .eetin . /e said that ni ht it see.ed a sheet was let down $efore hi. filled with $eautiful roses and a voice said to hi.! D-o $ac4 to that .ission and you .ay have one of these roses.D /e went $ac4 and ot saved and sanctified and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. #ro. *K to 'K) see4ers were at the altar every ni ht! and after the altar call! the audience was dis.issed. 1he re,orters wanted to stay! $ut of course could not. +o they ot a youn .an to o u, to the altar and fei n to $e a see4er! so as to hear of the ,roceedin s fro. hi.. /e ca.e and 4nelt with a $ottle of whis4ey in his ,oc4et! and the result was he ot saved and did not hunt u, the re,orters. /e had wron ed a .an out of MC). /e went out on the street and found hi. and $rou ht hi. into the .ission. 1he .an was so interested he did not want to o ho.e. /e and his ,eo,le were ,rofessed "hristians $ut found they did not have anythin . 1hey sou ht the Lord and the whole fa.ily received their 2entecost. +ister #lorence "rawford has $een ho.e fro. 2ortland to Los An eles for a ti.e! co.in $y the way of 9a4land and +anta :osa. +he returned north a ain &arch '(. +he said of the wor4 in 2ortland! DI could not descri$e the wor4 in 2ortland. 1he crowds were driven away and the doors loc4ed when the hall was ,ac4ed. 1hey fell screa.in to the floor under the ,ower of the ,reachin . -od honored /is 6ord with si ns and wonders. 1hey $rou ht .any sic4 and those ,ossessed with de.ons fro. far and near and -od healed the.. DAt the close of the last service I was there! after the Lord had sent a wonderful .essa e throu h =ro. :yan! the see4ers fell li4e dead .en! sinners were saved! $elievers sanctified and $a,ti5ed! and 9 how -od did heal the sic4.

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DAt +anta :osa! at the first .eetin ! +unday! the ,ower fell $efore the .eetin was half throu h. 1wo received 2entecost at the close of the .eetin ! two sanctified and two sinners saved. #ive received 2entecost there. Nearly all the .e.$ers of the =a,tist "hurch ca.e down. +o.e found they had never $een converted and had to $e in at the $e innin and et saved and sanctified. +o.e of the. received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host.D ? #lorence "rawford! /o.e address! 'B( E. Ave. K3! Los An eles! "al.

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Lo& An)ele&, C!l%'o n%!, *! ch A, .?<B.

9n +unday! #e$. ')! I had the ,rivile e of $ein seated in the .idst of the asse.$ly at A5usa +treet &ission! near the ,reacher3s stand. As the .eetin ,ro ressed! I $eca.e convinced that -od was there in .i hty ,ower and that this is indeed the wor4 of the /oly +,irit! and that this ,eo,le had an e>,erience in the "hristian life that I had not attained to. It was not so .uch the s,ea4in in ton ues that convinced .e! as the heavenly unction that rested u,on .any! as they testified! and as the /oly -host san throu h the.! to the edification of others! and I wish to confess that $efore the .eetin closed I was hun ry for -od. 1he Lord let .e see clearly that /e had so.ethin .ore for .e! and that /e wanted .e to tarry until endued with ,ower fro. on hi h. I co..enced to o down $efore the Lord! the hun er increased fro. day to day and was intensified so that I cried out fro. the de,ths of .y soul! in the lan ua e of scri,ture! DAs the hart ,anteth after the water $roo4s so ,anteth .y soul after 1hee! 9 -od.D After a$out two wee4s! earnestly see4in at the altar and in secret ,rayer! with other .eans as the /oly +,irit led! on #e$. CK! the Lord $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host and fire! and s,o4e throu h .e in an un4nown ton ue as the +,irit ave utterance! Ethe =i$le evidence of the $a,tis. of the /oly -host!F Acts C8B< &ar4 '68'*< Acts ')8BK! B6< '(86. +o.e .ay as4 the ;uestion! 6hat have you .ore than you had $efore you received your 2entecostL I have far reater li$erty and Aivine unction on .e in dealin with souls! and there has co.e into .y life an overflow of love and 7oy with a dee, settled ,eace ,lanted in the de,ths of .y soul! a so.ethin that is ine>,ressi$le and indescri$a$le. 1o -od the #ather! +on and /oly -host $e all the ,raise and lory for ever %% /.L. =la4e! :uthton! &inn. /oly ;uietness does not .ean to hold your .outh shut and not ,raise -od. It .eans that the +,irit hushes all the flesh. 1he Lord is in /is holy te.,le and let all flesh $e silent $efore /i.. 1his ;uietness will let the +,irit s,ea4 out in ,raises and shouts and son . It is holy ;uietness in heaven! when the ,raise is li4e the voice of D.any
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DHe are .y witnesses! saith the Lord! EIsaiah B38 ')%'C.F 6hen in .y C'st year! I was dee,ly convicted of .y sins! and sou ht and found ,ardon of -od! throu h our +avior Jesus "hrist! and I truly $elieved that /is ,recious =lood had $een a,,lied to .y soul! to the washin away of .y sins. =ut li4e .any others! I soon lost the $ri ht evidence of .y acce,tance with -od $ut did not entirely $ac4slide or o $ac4 into sin! as I loved -od3s ,eo,le and too4 ,leasure in attendin .eetin s! where at ti.es! the Lord would $less .e. =ut in the year 'II'! in a ,rayer .eetin ! the Lord clearly set .e at li$erty! and esta$lished .e in the 7ustified relation! in which state I continued for a$out a year! when the Lord loriously sanctified .y soul. +ince that ti.e I have had .any anointin s of the +,irit! and li4e other holiness ,eo,le thou ht that I had the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. +o when I ca.e to the A5usa +treet &ission! I was ;uite certain of three thin s! vi5< that I already had received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host< Cnd! that I could set these ,eo,le ri ht fro. a scri,tural stand,oint in re ard to their views as to the s,ea4in in ton ues $ein the =i$le evidence of havin received the /oly -host< 3rd! I $elieved -od would ive .e discern.ent of s,irits to 4now whether this wor4 was of -od.

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watersD and D.i hty thunderin s.D E:ev. '(86F 6e want this holy ;uietness all the ti.e! so we will et used to heaven $efore we et there. 6hen we are sanctified! we have the /oly +,irit witnessin that "hrist is crowned and enthroned within. 6e have /i. $rin in forth the fruits of the +,irit< $ut when we are $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! /e co.es in with /is ifts.

,ossess! to use it as never $efore. /e too4 .e at .y word and really too4 ,ossession. I then $eca.e ,erfectly hel,less and for a season .y entire $ody $eca.e cold! and I was una$le to .ove even to the e>tent that I could not win4 an eye for a short ti.e. Het! I was ,erfectly conscious and restful in .y soul and .ind. After so.e three hours the ,ower of -od left .y $ody e>ce,t in .y shoulders and ar.s! which re.ained stiff durin the entire ti.e I was u,on the floor. After so.e four hours had ,assed! I $e an to s,ea4 in other ton ues. 1he dear Lord had ta4en .y 7aws and vocal or ans and .oved the. in /is own ,eculiar .anner! as was witnessed $y .any of those who stood $y. In the .eanti.e I was .ade to reali5e as I had never 4nown anythin a$out in the ,ast! what it .eant to $e clay in the hands of the ,otter! and what others can never 4now e>,eri.entally! until they as a$solutely su$.it the.selves to -od for the sa.e ,ur,ose. I have well rounded reason to $elieve that /e too4 .e and s,o4e throu h .e in a nu.$er of different lan ua es. I was iven a nu.$er of .essa es to ,eo,le in a ,ersonal way! and was ,er.itted to inter,ret .any thin s which I s,o4e. At this ti.e I wish to have it well understood that I was not see4in the ift of ton ues! $ut the ift of the /oly -host! holdin .yself o,en to receive any of the ,ro.ised ifts! E"or. 'C8*%''F which /e saw fit to $estow u,on .e! and it ,leased /i. to ive .e the ift of ton ues. I say reverently that since then! I can s,ea4 at will in ton ues! and yet I hold it as a sacred trust. #urther.ore! I wish to state that durin the ti.e I was under the ,ower of -od! I had other re.ar4a$le revelations which I a. not now free to relate.

HOLINESS BIBLE SCHOOL LEADER RECEI$ES PENTECOST.


B o. Le:% R. Lu,ton, #ho H!& ! B%1le School !t All%!nce, Oh%o, 5%:e& H%& E=,e %ence o' Penteco&t.

+a$$ath! Nove.$er 3)th! was the day I had $een loo4in for. #or nine days and a nu.$er of ni hts I had $een an ardent and untirin see4er! tarryin for .y ,ersonal 2entecost! and each waitin day $rou ht added hun er! and stren thened .y conviction that I was on the ri ht line! and that -od was well ,leased with the course ,ursued. Het! I ,assed throu h so.e of the dar4est conflicts with the devil that I had ever e>,erienced. It was 7ust in the act of crucifi>ion when the +on of -od cried out with all the ,ower of /is $ein ! D&y -od! .y -od! why hast thou forsa4en .eLD =eloved reader! when you et what I a. tal4in a$out! you will have li ht on so.e thin s you never had $efore! and $e in ,ossession of what you hitherto have never had. 1he service that .ornin o,ened at ') a... with fro. thirty to forty ,eo,le ,resent. 6e soon went to ,rayer. I once .ore with reat earnestness! told -od of .y soul hun er! and how I wanted to $e filled with the /oly -host! and! $less heaven forever! this ti.e /e ave ear! and I soon found .yself on the floor under /is racious ,ower! where I re.ained for nine hours. At this ,oint I a. very conscious that words fail in an atte.,t to descri$e what too4 ,lace. In fact! I never e>,ect to $e a$le to tell .uch of what -od did for .e u,on this occasion. &y ,rayer u,on this .ornin was one of consecratin .y $ody as I had never understood it $efore. Hes! .y $ody. I too4 it .e.$er $y .e.$er tellin -od I wanted /i. to
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#OR+ INCREASIN5.
1his wor4 see.s to $e increasin in ,ower! des,ite all the efforts of self%a,,ointed critics and anta onists. 1he writer has not a sin le dou$t $ut that =rother +ey.our has .ore ,ower with -od! and .ore ,ower fro. -od! than all his critics in
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and out of the city. /is stren th is in his conscious wea4ness! and lowliness $efore -od< and! so lon as he .aintains this attitude! the ,ower of -od will! no dou$t! continue to flow throu h hi.. 6e tre.$le for so.e of our friends! who clai. that -od has revealed to the.! that Dthis whole wor4 is of the devil.D 6e cannot! do .atically affir. that these ,ersons have not received a revelation< $ut we are ,erfectly sure that such a revelation was not fro. -od. 1he Al.i hty doth not ,ull down with one hand! what /e $uildeth u, with the other. +atan is not in the rescue wor4< nor does he lead his followers to .a nify the atonin $lood of "hrist! nor fill ,eo,le with a desire and a ,assion for savin souls. 6e have never 4nown "hrist .ore .a nified than in A5usa &ission. 1o ascri$e this wor4 to +atan! a,,ears to us to $e very .uch li4e ascri$in the wor4 of "hrist! done in ,ower of the +,irit! to =eel5e$u$. 6e tre.$le for all those who have .ade any such rash decision. &ay -od in his reat .ercy hel, the. to reverse such decision! and et to the ,lace where he can ive the. the e;uivalent of what /e is ivin .any in A5usa +treet &ission. %% A.+. 6orrell in -os,el 6itness. 1he =lood con;uers all the forces of hell. After we et the ,ower of the /oly -host on our souls! we need the =lood 7ust as .uch! $ecause the =lood $rin s life and sweetness. As lon as we live under the =lood! we will have life and $e ,reserved and the very sweetness of heaven will $e s,rin4led u,on us! $ut the .o.ent we et fro. under the =lood! we will $e a different ,erson alto ether. Hou can tell when ,eo,le are livin under the =lood. 1here is sweetness! ;uietness! 7oy! ha,,iness! rest! and all the fruits of the +,irit! $ut leave the =lood out and the wor4s of the flesh are sure to .anifest the.selves.

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TESTI*ONIES OF HEALIN5.
DAs I o,ened your letter and read it! there was such a wave of lory flooded .y soul. As I laid the hand4erchief on .y forehead! I received such a clear witness that the wor4 was done! also .y hus$and ot the witness. 9 how I ,raise -od for the reat 2hysician that can cure all .anner of sic4ness.D %Viney &cNall! &t. :e,ose! 9hio. D:eceived the hand4erchief all ri ht! and -od sent two distinct waves of ,ower over us. 1he lady had $een recoverin for so.e ti.e and was hel,ed $y the layin on of the hand4erchief. All lory $e to -od who does the wor4. +he has ta4en no .edicine! $ut is healed $y faith. /allelu7ahGD %+.A.! &orris$ur ! 9nt. A wo.an in +anta "ru5 was wal4in alon the street with ,ac4a es of dru s in her hands! which she had 7ust ,urchased at the dru store! when she ,assed $y the A,ostolic #aith .eetin and so.ethin said to her! D-o into that little .ission and you will $e healed.D 1hey were ,rayin for the sic4. 1his sister had $een reatly afflicted with rheu.atis.! $ut was instantly healed. +he was sanctified and is see4in the $a,tis.. DAear ones in "hrist8 %I write to tell you that -od healed .e $efore the hand4erchief ot $ac4 to .e. 9 ,raise /is dear na.e forever.D %&rs. A.L. 6erhan! =o> '*K! La.ont! 94la. A sister in &innea,olis was oin to the hos,ital to have an o,eration ,erfor.ed which would cost M6). +he says the Lord s,o4e to her and told her if she would send that .oney to A5usa &ission! /e would heal her. +he did so! as4in that it .i ht $e used to send a /oly -host $a,ti5ed wor4er there! and the Lord healed her. 1han4 -od for the reat 2hysician. +he writes since then! D1he Lord has $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host and with un4nown ton ues. I saw -od with a crown on /is head and cloven ton ues of fire ca.e on .e! and I ot under the ,ower of -od.D %&rs. #er.an! 3C) "edar Ave.! +o. &innea,olis! &inn.
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D6e are re7oicin today over the clear de.onstration of our -od3s ,ower. Just two wee4s a o today! we were called to ,ray for a lady here who had $een ho,elessly insane for two .onths ,ast. +he was to $e ta4en to the Asylu. at +toc4ton on &onday! #e$ruary ''th! $ut ,rayer was offered! hands laid on and our $lessed -od healed her. 6hen the authorities ca.e with the doctors to ta4e her away! the insane s,irit had one out. +he was clothed in her ri ht .ind. 2raise -od. 1he wor4 was done $efore we ot throu h ,rayin . +he told .e today that the first she 4new she was sic4 was to find .y wife and .yself ,rayin for her. 39!3 said she! such a load was lifted fro. .y heart. It see.ed to .e that so.ethin was there crushin .y very life out of .e! $ut your ,rayers lifted the load and it was one and has never returned. 9! ,raise -od forever.D 6.. Aavis! +acra.ento! "al. DI want all of you to 4now how the Lord has cured .e of an incura$le disease of a$out ei ht yearsP standin ! and .ade .e ,erfectly whole. -lory to -odG /e also ave .e a discern.ent of s,irits! till I could see the e,ile,tic de.ons! de.ons that had $een tor.entin .e so lon . 1he Lord sent +ister Jennison fro. :edlands over to ,ray for .e! and she ca.e and we fasted and ,rayed for a$out four days. 6e had a hard fi ht with the devil! $ut than4 the Lord! we at last ot lorious victory. 1he Lord also healed .y eyes after wearin lasses for over four years! and I find no use for the. any .ore. 2raise the LordG I have $een ,rayed for .any a ti.e $efore! $ut it always ca.e $ac4. I did not $elieve in this 2entecostal e>,erience and fou ht a ainst it! $ut 7ust as soon as I sou ht and found it! I had the. ,ray with .e and was healed. Now I a. 7ust waitin on the Lord and e>,ectin /i. to lead .e. 9n land or sea! no .atter where! 6here Jesus is! 3tis heaven there.D &ar aret -ill! ICC 6. 6alnut +t.! +anta Ana! "al.

HEALIN5.
Jesus still heals today. 6e read in Ja.es K8'3! the duty of every sic4 child of -od in the $ody of "hrist. Let us read /is 6ord8 DIs any a.on you afflicted! let hi. ,ray.D 2raise -odG Jesus said!
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D&en ou ht always to ,ray and not to faint.D =ut .any ,recious children of -od today! instead of ,rayin ! co..ence rievin . =ut -od3s word says! DLet hi. ,ray.D And if we o$ey /is 6ord! /e will heal us. 6e read in 2s. ')*8C)! D/e sent /is 6ord and healed the.! and delivered the. fro. their distresses.D 6e read a ain in 2rov. B8C)! D&y son! attend to .y words! incline thine ear unto .y sayin s.D Jesus is s,ea4in throu h the ,ower of the /oly -host throu h =ro. +olo.on to every $eliever to 4ee, /is ,recious 6ord. DLet the. not de,art fro. thine eyes! 4ee, the. in the .idst of thine heart< for they are life unto those that find /i. and health to all their flesh.D Ethe .ar in says .edicine.F 6e read in E>. '68C6! DI a. the Lord that healeth thee.D Jesus said in John 38'B! DAnd as &oses lifted u, the ser,ent in the wilderness! even so .ust the +on of &an $e lifted u,< that whosoever $elieveth in /i. should not ,erish $ut have eternal life.D Aear $eloved! we see in receivin the words of Jesus! it $rin s not only life to our souls and s,irits $ut to these ,hysical $odies. #or /is words are .edicine to our $odies throu h faith. D2raise -odGD 6e find all the a,ostles $elieved in healin of the $ody and ,racticed it! for that was a ,art of their co..ission! D1eachin the. to o$serve all thin s whatsoever I have co..anded you.D 6e read in &att. ')8'! DAnd when /e had called unto /i. /is disci,les! /e ave the. ,ower a ainst unclean s,irits to cast the. out and to heal all .anner of sic4ness and all .anner of disease!D in the na.e of Jesus of Na5areth! these thin s should $e done. 6e read in the 6th verse of the sa.e cha,ter! DAnd as ye o ,reach! sayin 1he 4in do. of heaven is at hand< heal the sic4< cleanse the le,ers< raise the dead! cast out devils< freely ye have received! freely ive.D Aear $eloved! we .ust o$ey -od. 6e find that the a,ostles tau ht and ,reached the whole doctrine of our Lord and +avior Jesus "hrist. 6e read in Acts (833! DAnd 2eter found a certain .an na.ed Aeneas which had 4e,t his $ed ei ht years! and was sic4 of a ,alsy. And 2eter said unto hi.! 3Jesus "hrist .a4eth thee whole. :ise and .a4e they $ed.3 And he arose i..ediately. And all that
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dwelt at Lydda and +aron saw hi. and turned unto the Lord.D 2raise our -od. Aear $eloved! Jesus is the sa.e yesterday! today and forever. 9n the 'Ith of this .onth! there was a wo.an healed in the u,,er roo. of the A5usa &ission that was ,araly5ed in her whole ri ht side. +he could not .ove her hand or foot. =ut in five or ten .inutes after ,rayers were offered for her! we as4ed her to rise and wal4! and the ,ower of -od went throu h her and she arose and wal4ed. Now she can wal4 7ust as well as ever and use her hand. 2raise -odG /allelu7ahG DNow there was at Jo,,a a certain disci,le na.ed 1a$itha! which $y inter,retation is called Aorcas. 1his wo.an was full of ood wor4s and al.s deeds which she did. And it ca.e to ,ass in those days that she was sic4 and died. 6ho. when they had washed! they laid her in an u,,er cha.$er. And foras.uch as Lydda was ni h to Jo,,a! and the disci,les had heard that 2eter was there! they sent unto hi. two .en! desirin that they would not delay to co.e to the.. And 2eter arose and went with the.. 6hen he was co.e! they $rou ht hi. into the u,,er cha.$er< and all the widows stood $y hi. wee,in Ecryin F and showin the coats and ar.ents which Aorcas had .ade while she was with the..D +ee this $ody of saints standin around the cor,se! wee,in $ecause their loved one had de,arted. =ut 9 to see their faith so ,erfected in the -os,el that they $elieved that 2eter had the ift of faith even to do the sa.e wor4 that his &aster did at the rave of La5arus. 9 dear saints! we have so .uch in this ,recious -os,elnot only is there ,ower to save fro. sin! ,ower to heal our $odies! and ,ower to $a,ti5e us with the /oly -host! $ut it has ,ower to raise us fro. the dead. -lory to -odG 6hen &artha .et Jesus and said unto /i.! DIf thou hadst $een here! .y $rother had not died.D EJno. ''8CCF she e>,ressed her faith in these words! D=ut I 4now that even now! whatsoever thou wilt as4 of -od! -od will ive it thee.D 6hen Jesus saw her faith! after she had s,o4en these words! /e said unto her! D1hy $rother shall rise a ain.D +o these ,recious widows that stood $y Aorcas3 $ody had the sa.e faith ,erfected in the.. As 2eter had $een with the Lord Jesus in the reat
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healin .eetin s and even in the ho.es where /e had raised the dead! they $elieved and had the faith that Aorcas would $e raised fro. the dead. 2raise our -odG #or they $elieved the co..ission that the Lord Jesus had iven! D/eal the sic4! raise the dead! cleanse the le,ers.D And they tau ht and ,racticed everythin to the letter. Aear loved ones! we .ust co.e u, to the standard. &ay we not sto,! $ut .ay we o on to ,erfection! until we do reach the standard of the faith that was once delivered unto the saints. 1he -os,el is the ,ower of -od unto salvation to every one that $elieveth it. 2raise our -odG /allelu7ahG 1here is nothin sweeter! hi her or holier in this world than sanctification. 1he $a,tis. with the /oly -host is the ift of ,ower u,on the sanctified soul! ivin ,ower to ,reach the -os,el of "hrist and ,ower to o to the sta4e. It seals you unto the day of rede.,tion! that you .ay $e ready to .eet the Lord Jesus at .idni ht or any ti.e! $ecause you have oil in your vessel with your la.,. Hou are ,arta4er of the /oly -host in the 2entecostal $a,tis.! 7ust as you were ,arta4er of the Lord Jesus "hrist in sanctification. Hou $eco.e ,arta4er of the eternal +,irit of -od in the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. Jesus was -od $efore /e received the $a,tis.! sanctified and sent into the world! $ut yet /e could not o on /is reat .ission! fi htin a ainst the co.$ined forces of hell! until /e received the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. If /e needed it! how .uch .ore we as /is servants ou ht to et the sa.e thin . DAnd the very -od of ,eace sanctify you wholly! and I ,ray -od your whole s,irit and soul and $ody $e ,reserved $la.eless unto the co.in of the Lord.D 1he +,irit has ,rayed for us that we .i ht have sanctified $odies! so we should e>,ect to have ,ure $odies until Jesus co.es! that the holiness of -od .i ht $e flowin out of us .ore ,erfectly than ever $efore. If "hrist3s $ride! /is $ody! were a .ass of disease! it would loo4 as if /e had one out of $usiness and we would have to et the doctors to hel, /i. out. =ut we do not
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need a doctor to hel, "hrist heal /is $ody. 6e have 7ust as .uch ri ht to honor the stri,es of Jesus as we have to honor /is =lood on the cross. D6ith /is stri,es ye are healed.D 1his is a $lessed salvation that ives us a $ody ,ure fro. disease! that we .ay $e a ,erfect .onu.ent of /is truth and witness to the healin and sanctification of our $ody! soul! and s,irit. 9h the $lessed atone.ent $rin s so .uch with it.

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1he ;uestion has $een as4ed! /ow do we 4now as to the soon co.in of the Lord! and what are the si ns of /is co.in L 6e read in &atthew CB where the disci,les as4ed Jesus! D6hat shall $e the si n of 1hy co.in and of the end of the worldLD And Jesus said! D1a4e heed that no .an deceive you! for .any shall co.e in &y na.e! sayin ! 3I a. "hrist3< and shall deceive .any. And ye shall hear of wars and ru.ors of wars. +ee that ye $e not trou$led! for all these thin s .ust co.e to ,ass< $ut the end is not yet. #or nation shall rise a ainst nation and 4in do. a ainst 4in do.< and there shall $e fa.ines and ,estilences and earth;ua4es in divers ,laces. All these are the $e innin of sorrows.D 1hese thin s first .ust co.e u,on all nations. 1hey surely are the true si ns of the co.in of our Lord Jesus. 2raise /is holy na.eG D1hen shall they deliver you u, to $e afflicted! and shall 4ill you< ye shall $e hated of all nations for &y na.e3s sa4e. And then shall .any $e offended! and shall $etray one another and shall hate one another. And .any false ,ro,hets shall rise! and shall deceive .any. And $ecause ini;uity shall a$ound! the love of .any shall wa> cold.D /ow true that is. 6e find $ecause of ini;uity! .en and wo.en radually lose their first love< ne>t they fall away< third! they crucify "hrist! and fourth! they ,ut /i. to an o,en sha.e. 9 .ay -od hel, us to see that we are livin in the fulfill.ent of the si ns of the ti.e. =ut he that shall endure unto the end! the sa.e shall $e saved. Jesus went on to say! DAnd this -os,el of the 4in do. shall $e ,reached in all the world for a
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witness unto all nations! and then shall the end co.e.D /e also said! in Lu4e C'8CI! D6hen these thin s $e in to co.e to ,ass! then loo4 u, and lift u, your heads! for your rede.,tion draweth ni h.D +o when we see these thin s co.in to ,ass< wars and ru.ors of wars! nation risin a ainst nation! fa.ines! ,estilences! and earth;ua4es! we 4now that they are si ns of /is co.in . 6e also read in Aaniel 'C8B! that in the last days! D&any shall run to and fro and 4nowled e shall $e increased.D 6e find now a s,irit of restlessness a.on the nations and a.on the ,eo,le everywhere. :unnin to and fro on railroad trains and on shi,s! .ovin fro. one ,lace to another. Also we see the wonderful discoveries and inventions! the electric cars harnessed to electricity and runnin with reat s,eed! the tele ra,h! tele,hone! and wireless tele ra,hy! $y which .essa es are carried at li htnin s,eed all over the world. In Nahu.! C8 3%B! we read of the day of /is ,re,aration8 D1he chariots shall $e with fla.in torches! in the day of /is ,re,aration! and the fir trees shall $e terri$ly sha4en. 1he chariots shall ra e in the streets! they shall 7ostle one a ainst another in the $road ways< they shall see. li4e torches! they shall run li4e li htnin s.D In these days! we have trains runnin fro. 6) to () .iles an hour! and as they ,ass! they sha4e the very round! and the trees even $ow to the trains as they ,ass. Also we see Nahu.3s ,ro,hecy fulfilled in the auto.o$iles which are seen in all our cities. 1hey are the chariots that ra e in the streets and 7ostle one a ainst another in the $road ways. 1hey run with $ri ht li hts Dli4e torchesD at ni ht! and with the ,ower of electricity which is that of Dli htnin s.D +o we see the ,ro,hecy written thousands of years a o $y the ,ro,het is now fulfilled! and it tells us that this is the day of /is ,re,aration. &ay -od hel, us to see that the co.in of our Lord draweth ni h. Jesus also ave us a si n of /is co.in in the ,ara$le of the fi tree! Lu4e C'8C(%3C! D=ehold the fi tree and all the trees< when they now shoot forth! ye see and 4now of your own selves that su..er is now ni h at hand. +o li4ewise! when ye see these thin s co.e to ,ass! 4now ye that the
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4in do. of -od is ni h at hand. Verily! I say unto you! 1his eneration shall not ,ass till all $e fulfilled.D Jesus! in s,ea4in of the fi tree ,uttin forth its $ud! is s,ea4in concernin the Jews! for they were -od3s fi tree that was ,lanted in /is vineyard. 6e read in &ar. ''! DAnd seein a fi tree afar off havin leaves! /e ca.e! if ha,ly /e .i ht find anythin thereon. And when /e ca.e to it! /e found nothin $ut leaves< for the ti.e of fi s was not yet. And Jesus answered and said! DNo .an eat fruit of thee hereafter forever.D 1his cursin of the fi tree was a ty,e of the re7ection of the Jews! $ecause they re7ected "hrist. +o they were to $rin forth no fruit until the -entile a e should $e fulfilled. 6e are livin now in the closin of the -entile a e. 1he Jews shall a ain $rin forth fruit as -od3s ,eo,le! /is fi tree. 6e can see now the si ns of the $uddin of the fi tree. Jesus said! in &att. CB! DNow learn a ,ara$le of the fi tree. 6hen his $ranch is yet tender and ,utteth forth leaves! ye 4now that su..er is ni h. +o li4ewise! ye! when ye shall see all these thin s! 4now that it is near even at the doors!D that is! 4now that /is co.in is near. 6e find that the Jews! of who. /e was s,ea4in ! should $ud out a ain! and when they co..enced to $ud! it would $e a si n of /is co.in . /e says in Lu4e C'83C! DVerily I say unto you! 1his eneration shall not ,ass away! till all these thin s $e fulfilled.D 6hat enerationL 1he Jews. 6e find that they did not run out. 1hey are the least .i>ed ,eo,le u,on the face of the earth. 1hey have not ,assed away as a distinct ,eo,le! and shall not ,ass till all these thin s $e fulfilled. /is ,ro.ises are true and sure. /allelu7ahG 6e see the si ns of new life in the.! in their atherin $ac4 to 2alestine! where they are now oin $y thousands! and .ay soon $eco.e a nation a ain. 1hey have the .eans to ,urchase 2alestine and are .a4in all ,re,arations to re$uild the te.,le at Jerusale.. Also -od is .a4in their land which was cursed! to $losso. as the rose and $rin forth fruit a$undantly. 1he rainfall has $een restored to that country! and it has $eco.e very ,roductive. +o we are livin in the days when the fi tree shoots forth! and Jesus told us we should 4now $y this that the 4in do. of -od is ni h at hand.

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D/eaven and earth shall ,ass away! $ut &y 6ord shall not ,ass away.D Another ,roof we find in the ti.es of refreshin we are now havin fro. the ,resence of the Lord. D:e,ent ye therefore! and $e converted! that your sins .ay $e $lotted out! when the ti.es of refreshin shall co.e fro. the ,resence of the Lord< And /e shall send Jesus "hrist! which $efore was ,reached unto you< who. the heaven .ust receive until the ti.es of restitution of all thin s! which -od hath s,o4en $y the .outh of all /is holy ,ro,hets since the world $e an.D Acts 38'(. 6e than4 -od for the refreshin ti.es! the ti.es of restitution! when -od is restorin the church $ac4 to li ht and ,ower and lory! and she is $eco.in a $urnin and shinin li ht to this world a ain. =ro. Ja.es says! D=e ye ,atient therefore! $rethren! unto the co.in of the Lord. =ehold the hus$and.an waiteth for the ,recious fruit of the earth! and hath lon ,atience for it! until ye receive the early and latter rain!D Jas. K8*. 1he early rain that -od sent was on the day of 2entecost! in the early .ornin of the a,ostolic a e! which is the out,ourin of the +,irit. And in these last days! /e is sendin the refreshin ti.es! the latter rain! another 2entecost. =less /is holy na.eG In 2alestine! in order to raise cro,s! they needed two rains. 6hen the round was $ro4en and the rain was ,lanted! -od sent the early rain that the cro, .i ht row. /e also sent the latter rain to $rin it into ,erfection! that it .i ht $e ready for harvest. And now /e is ,ourin out the latter rain u,on the church! the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire. 6e are receivin the 2entecost! s,ea4in in ton ues as the +,irit ives utterance! and the wonders and si ns are still followin . 2raise our -odG =e ye also ,atient! $rethren! sta$lish your hearts! for the co.in of the Lord draweth ni h.

/oly -host. =ut I found throu h the hearin of the 6ord and searchin of the +cri,tures that I had acce,ted sanctification and the anointin of the +,irit as the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. And $ein $rou ht to Los An eles! "al.! $y a .ysterious ,rovidence $y the hand of the Lord! I fell in the .idst of -od3s ,eo,le at A5usa +treet &ission. I saw the real and I saw the counterfeit! the wheat and chaff. I said to the Lord! I do not see any lory in this for Hou. And a voice ca.e $ac4 to .e sayin ! as lon as you continue to see the lac4 in others! I cannot show you your lac4. 1hen I too4 .y =i$le and went alone with the Lord! for I was sic4 of .yself and did not want to hear the voice of anyone else $ut Jesus. And after stayin with /i. all ni ht! I ca.e into the .eetin s the ne>t day and listened to the testi.onies accordin to the +cri,tures that I had read! and to those who were s,ea4in in ton ues. 1he voice of the Lord said to .e! D1here is so.ethin in this for Jesus.D I answered $ac4! 6ell! Lord if there is anythin in it for Jesus! I want all that is in it! for .y life is of no ,leasure to .e save for /is lory! 6hen I did that! I rose u, and went to the altar! and hu.$led .yself at the feet of those who. the Lord see.ed to have so .iraculously dealt with. And when I had iven u, .y .ind and all I thou ht I 4new a$out sanctification and the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! the /oly +,irit .arvelously .anifested "hrist to .e as I had never e>,erienced $efore. In this ,eculiar .anifestation! I found .yself sin in ! D1he "o.forter has co.eD in un4nown ton ues. 1hen "hrist was .anifested to .e on the cross< after which /e carried .e a ain to the +cri,tures to confir. in .e the witness of the /oly -host! &ar4 '686! '*. 1he +,irit showed .e that the =i$le is the .ind of -od. /e had written /is thou hts and left the. u,on record! and we should not thin4 contrary to /is thou hts. I acce,ted it! and 4new that the ton ue in which I s,o4e was the evidence of the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. Acts. C8B!'). B6< ' "or. 'C8'). %% J. Jeter! /o.e address 3')' 6olf +t.! Little :oc4! Ar4. 1he real 2entecost that has $een hidden for all these centuries! the Lord is ivin $ac4 to earth
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throu h so.e real hu.$le ,eo,le that have no $etter sense than to $elieve -od. =ut .any are li4e Nicode.us sayin ! D/ow can these thin s $eLD =ut you cannot reason it out! you .ust $elieve -od. &an is $orn with his $ac4 toward -od! and the only way to et ri ht is to $e $orn of the +,irit throu h the =lood of "alvary. 1hen after we are sanctified and .ade ,ure! #ather has not only the fruits of the +,irit $ut so.e ,recious ifts! ,resents for us. &any do not 4now that #ather has ifts for /is ,eo,le. 1hey are sellin out their $irthri ht. Now when the Lord co.es in and sanctifies us! /e $reathes into us a faith that $eats the devil. D1his is the victory that overco.eth the world! even your faith.D If you have this faith! you can clai. every ,ro.ise of -od! every foot of land in "hrist Jesus. &ay -od hel, us to contend for every foot of land! every hei ht and de,th in /is love.

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THE BAPTIS* #ITH THE HOL4 5HOST.
Aear one in "hrist who are see4in the $a,tis. with the /oly -host< do not see4 for ton ues $ut for the ,ro.ise of the #ather! and ,ray for the $a,tis. with the /oly -host! and -od will throw in the ton ues accordin to Acts C8 B. 6e read in Acts '8B!K! DAnd $ein asse.$led to ether with the.! co..anded the. that they should not de,art fro. Jerusale.! $ut wait for the ,ro.ise of the #ather! which! saith /e! ye have heard of .e. #or John truly $a,ti5ed with water< $ut ye shall $e $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host not .any days hence.D 1his ,ro.ise of the #ather was ,reached unto the disci,les $y John the =a,tist. And Jesus re.inded the disci,les a$out this $a,tis. that John had ,reached to the. in life. In En land we find the sa.e thin . &ath. 38''. John! after warnin the Jews and 2harisees a ainst sin and hy,ocrisy! ,reached the doctrine of the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. /e said first! D=rin forth therefore! fruits .eet for re,entance.D -od is sendin out /is ,recious .inisters to ,reach re,entance to the ,eo,le and turn the. fro. their sins and cause the. to .a4e restitution accordin to their a$ility! and to have faith in the Lord Jesus "hrist and $e saved. -lory to -odG And then they .ust et sanctified throu h the ,recious =lood of Jesus "hrist! for /e says in John '*8'K%'(! DI ,ray not that 1hou shouldst ta4e the. out of the world! $ut that thou shouldst 4ee, the. fro. the evil. 1hey are not of the world! even as I a. not of the world. +anctify the. throu h 1hy truth< 1hy 6ord is truth. As 1hou hast sent &e into the world! even so have I also sent the. into the world. And for their sa4es I sanctify &yself! that they also .i ht $e sanctified throu h the truth.D -od wants /is ,eo,le to $e sanctified! $ecause /e says a ain in /e$. '38'C! D6herefore Jesus also that /e .i ht sanctify the ,eo,le with /is own =lood! suffered without the
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ate. Let us o forth therefore unto /i. without the ca.,! $earin /is re,roach.D 1hen Jesus tau ht the disci,les to tarry at Jerusale.. 1hey o$eyed /i. and waited for the ,ro.ise of the #ather. DAnd when the day of 2entecost was fully co.e! they were all with one accord in one ,lace. And suddenly there ca.e a sound fro. heaven as of a rushin ! .i hty wind! and it filled all the house where they were sittin . And there a,,eared unto the. cloven ton ues li4e as of fire! and it sat u,on each of the.. And they were all filled with the /oly -host! and $e an to s,ea4 with other ton ues! as the +,irit ave the. utterance.D Acts C8'%B. 6ind is always ty,ical of the +,irit or of life. DAnd it filled all the house where they were sittin .D 1he rivers of salvation had co.e and had filled the whole ,lace! and they all were i..ersed or $a,ti5ed in the /oly +,irit. 2raise -odG DAnd there a,,eared unto the. cloven ton ues li4e as of fire.D =eloved! when we receive the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire! we surely will s,ea4 in ton ues as the +,irit ives utterance. 6e are not see4in for ton ues! $ut we are see4in the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and fire. And when we receive it! we shall $e so filled with the /oly -host! that /e /i.self will s,ea4 in the ,ower of the +,irit. DAnd they were all filled with the /oly -host! and $e an to s,ea4 with other ton ues! as the +,irit ave the. utterance.D Now! $eloved! do not $e too concerned a$out your s,ea4in in ton ues! $ut let the /oly -host ive you utterance! and it will co.e 7ust as freely as the air we $reathe. It is nothin wor4ed u,! $ut it co.es fro. the heart. D6ith the heart .an $elieveth unto ri hteousness< and with the .outh! confession is .ade unto salvation.D +o when the /oly -host life co.es in! the .outh o,ens! throu h the ,ower of the +,irit in the heart. -lory to -odG D1here were! dwellin at Jerusale.! Jews! devout .en! out of every nation under heaven. Now when this was noised a$road! the .ultitude ca.e to ether! and were confounded! $ecause that every .an heard the. s,ea4 in his own lan ua e. And

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they were all a.a5ed and .arveled! sayin one to another! 3=ehold! are not all these which s,ea4! -alileans. And how hear we every .an s,ea4 in our own ton ue wherein we were $ornLD Acts. C8K%I. =eloved! if you do not 4now the lan ua e that you s,ea4! do not ,u55le yourself a$out it! for the Lord did not ,ro.ise us /e would tell us what lan ua e we were s,ea4in ! $ut /e ,ro.ised us the inter,retation of what we s,ea4. In see4in the $a,tis.! first et a clear! definite witness in your soul that you have the a$idin "hrist within. 1hen there will $e no trou$le in receivin the 2entecostal $a,tis.! throu h faith in our Lord and +avior! Jesus "hrist! for it is a free ift that co.es without re,entance. =less /is holy na.eG %6J.+.

/oly -host! I needed it to do the will of -od! and Jesus would ive .e a $etter consolation to .y own heart. In order to loosen .y hands fro. everythin ! the Lord showed .e how &oses was concerned a$out Jethro3s shee, in the desert. /e saw the $ush of fire and -od ot /is attention and ot hi. on the round where he could s,ea4 to /i.. /e showed .e how the disci,les forsoo4 their nets! and even when they had received their co..ission! /e sto,,ed the. to tarry at Jerusale. that they .i ht receive the ,ro.ise. I had a reat desire in .y heart to co.e to Los An eles. I had ,reached the 2entecost to .y ,eo,le and they were hun ry for it. 6hen I ca.e! it was not stran e to .e for the Lord had showed it to .e in a vision. I went to the altar and the Lord ,ut a ,ara$le $efore .e! If you were oin to .arry! would you $e sadL I said! no! when I was oin to $e .arried! I was lad. /e then showed .e this was wedloc4 to "hrist. If there was anythin i.,erfect a$out .e! /e would .a4e it ri ht and .arry .e anyway. 1hen .y faith was settled and laid fir.ly hold on the ,ro.ise. As I arose fro. the altar and too4 .y seat! I fi>ed .y eyes on Jesus! and the /oly -host too4 char e of .e. I surrendered ,erfectly to /i. and consented to /i.. 1hen I $e an sin in a son in un4nown ton ues! and it was the sweetest thin to have /i. sin that son throu h .e. /e had co.,lete char e of .e. I let /i. have .y .outh and everythin . After that it see.ed I was standin at the cross and heard /i. as /e roaned! the dyin roans of Jesus! and I roaned. It was not .y voice $ut the voice of .y =eloved that I heard in .e. 6hen /e ot throu h with that! /e started the sin in a ain in un4nown ton ues. 6hen the sin in sto,,ed I felt that co.,lete death! it was .y life oin out! $ut it was a co.,lete death to .e. 6hen /e had finished this! I let /i. hold .y hands u,! and they rested 7ust as easily u, as down. 1hen /e turned on the 7oy of it. /e $e an to lift .e u,. I was ,assive in /is hands! I was not oin to do a thin . I could hear the ,eo,le $ut did not let anythin $other .e. It ca.e to .e! DI char e thee! 9 dau hters of Jerusale.! that ye stir not u, nor awa4e .y =eloved until /e
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D1hese si ns shall follow the. that $elieve.D In &y na.e shall they cast out devils< they shall s,ea4 with new ton ues< they shall ta4e u, ser,ents< and if they drin4 any deadly thin ! it shall not hurt the.< they shall lay hands on the sic4! and they shall recover.D &ar4. '68 '*! 'I. I had a false inter,retation in .y heart concernin the s,ea4in in ton ues. I did not ta4e it literally as I did! D1hey shall lay hands on the sic4! and they shall recover.D #or years -od had iven .e the 4nowled e of healin ! and /e had .arvelously wrou ht with .e and .any cases of disease had $een delivered. I inter,reted the s,ea4in in ton ues to .ean that we left off $las,he.in ! etc. =ut when I ot to the ,lace where! hun erin and thirstin for -od! I consented to /is 6ord! I saw that we did not need that inter,retation! that the only reason we were not en7oyin the s,ea4in in ton ues was $ecause we did not acce,t it. 1hen I felt I had one to the end of .yself. I had the care of a ,astor over .any floc4s far and near and yet was so hun ry and thirsty. 1he Lord showed .e the hu.ility of Jesus. /ow /e ca.e and ,resented /i.self for $a,tis. with the rest. I saw that I should not $e a$ove .y &aster. If /e needed the
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,lease.D +.+. I8B. /e lifted .e to .y feet and then the li ht of heaven fell u,on .e and $urst into .e fillin .e. 1hen -od too4 char e of .y ton ue and I went to ,reachin in ton ues. I could not chan e .y ton ue. 1he lory of -od filled the te.,le. 1he estures of .y hands and .ove.ents of .y $ody were /is. 9 it was .arvelous and I than4 -od for ivin it to .e in /is way. +uch an indescri$a$le ,eace and ;uietness went all throu h .y flesh and into .y very $rain and has $een there ever since. %% "./. &ason! 6)( +te,hens Ave.! &e.,his! 1enn.

you want a drin4 you o into the ,antry and ,our it out! and 9 how ood it is. +o the Lord cleanses the vessels and .a4es the. sweet and clean. 1hen /e fills the. with /is holy love that 4ee,s the. saved and sanctified. /e could not ,ut it into a dirty vessel. 1he Lord has cleansed vessels! and your soul is the vessel. /e cleanses fro. all unri hteousness and afterwards ,ours in oil. And when /e fills you u, with oil! then /e sends you out to ,roclai. /is ,recious 6ord. 1his oil 4ee,s us ,ure and sweet and ,reserved. /e also seals you with the /oly +,irit of -od unto the day of :ede.,tion. E,h. B83). /e seals you to 4ee, anythin fro. ettin in that would sour or e.$itter. 6hen we o$ey the 6ord of -od! then no sin can enter! for the =lood ,reserves us and "hrist is enthroned within. 1he devil is on the outside. "hrist sways /is sce,ter of ri hteousness and true holiness! and 4ee,s the ,lace clean. 1he Lord ,ours out the /oly -host u,on our souls to ive us ,ower to lift u, a risen +avior.

*ESSA5ES IN TON5UES INTERPRETED.


D1he +,irit co.es in .i hty ,ower u,on /is ,eo,le. Loo4 u, unto Jesus now and receive fro. /i.. 9 Jesus is .y Al.i hty Jin . Loo4 u, into the face of Jesus and see this reat +avior. /e is .ore than all the world to .e. Jesus is alto ether lovely. -lory and honor crown /i.. =e in adoration unto this wonderful +avior.D D1hey that sat in dar4ness saw reat li ht! and to the. that sat in the valley of the shadow of death! a li ht is s,run u,. Jesus is the sa.e today as /e was in old ti.es. /e will heal the $ody! cleanse fro. sin! and ive the $a,tis. with the /oly -host. /e leads on to a life of li ht. 1here is freedo. for all who would esca,e the ,ower of the ene.y. +ee4 /i. now. 9 co.e. -od ca.e into the world to see4 and to save that which was lost. /e has redee.ed us $y /is own ,recious =lood.D

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Ei ht years a o! I was shown that there was .ore than 7ustification and sanctification for us< there was a ,ower the disci,les had that I .ust have. =ein ,laced in the ,osition I was! as su,erintendent of ho.e and forei n .issions in 6inni,e ! "anada! a city of a hundred thousand! I certainly felt .y lac4 of ,ower. I was called of -od to ive u, .y $usiness! worth at least five or si> thousand a year to .e. 1he Lord had for .e .ore than I then ,ossessed< I ot to the ,oint where I .ust have all -od had for .e. Just as I decided to ta4e char e of a church and circuit offered .e! the Lord s,o4e to .e and said! DHou .ust o to Los An eles and ta4e all your fa.ily.D Afterward /e s,o4e to .y dear wife and said! D-et ready and o with your hus$and.D Just $efore leavin for Los An eles on the train! a friend ,assed .e a co,y of the A,ostolic #aith. I was .uch interested and was deter.ined to see for
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.yself! $ut with the thou ht that this s,ea4in in ton ues was of the devil and I was oin to do all in .y ,ower to sta., it out. After a tri, of nearly 3K)) .iles! we arrived in Los An eles on +unday .ornin ! Nov. C(. I left .y fa.ily at a hotel and ,roceeded with .y son on a search for A5usa &ission. After I was there a short ti.e! a lady ot u, and testified! and the ,ower of -od fell on her and she $e an to tre.$le. I had seen enou h of -od3s wor4 in .y e>,erience to 4now when /e was wor4in . I at once left .y seat! and went over and stood $eside her. 9f course I showed .yself as a s,y! $ut did not .ind that! as I had ,ro.ised several of -od3s ,eo,le $efore leavin &anito$a that I would .a4e a re,ort of this wor4 and let the. 4now if it was of -od or the devil. 6ell! lory to -od! after this sister tre.$led for a few .inutes! she started to s,ea4 in an un4nown ton ue to .e! and to .y sur,rise! after she had uttered a few sentences! she s,o4e in En lish! ivin the inter,retation of what she said. And the +,irit at once chan ed her ton ue $ac4 a ain to the un4nown ton ue. 1hus she s,o4e and translated ;uite a while. -lory to -od for the convincin ,ower. &y son and I then left the roo.! and as we went out he said! D6ell! ,a,a! what do you thin4 of itLD I said! DI do not 4now! $ut this I do 4now! the ,ower is in that ,lace and -od3s +,irit had hold of that wo.an.D &y wife and I attended the .eetin s and it was not lon till we ot real hun ry for the lorious ift that -od has for us! /is ,eo,le. Now! as there is ;uite a $it of +cotch in .e! I .ust $e thorou hly convinced $efore I will ive in. Jnowin ,art of different Indian lan ua es and tradin dialects used throu hout "anada! I said! DNow -od! if you want to convince .e that this if of you! 7ust let so.e of the "hristians s,ea4 in a ton ue that I understand.D -lory to /is na.e. I thou ht /e would ta4e so.eone that I did not 4now and then I would have to find out whether they had ever $een u, there< $ut instead of that /e too4 a youn lady fro. the sa.e ,lace I ca.e fro.! and ,ut her under the ,ower! ave her the 2entecostal ift and .ade her sin an Indian son that I had 4nown since I was a $oy! and I 4new that she never was
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closer than '!C)) .iles fro. the Indians! and had never $een tau ht $y anyone. +he then chan ed into another un4nown ton ue! which afterwards ,roved to $e the Ar.enian lan ua e. After s,ea4in for a few .o.ents in this ton ue! she drew .y attention $y si ns! as her En lish was one! to an Ar.enian .an near $y who was reatly interested in what she was sayin . I ste,,ed over to hi. and as4ed hi. if he understood what she was sayin . /e re,lied! DI no s,ea4 your ton ue! $ut that lady s,ea4 .y ton ue and tal4 to .e a$out Jesus.D 1he ,ers,iration $ro4e out u,on the .an li4e $eads! and he co..enced to tre.$le< and this was the .eans of his conversion. -lory to -od! this is what ton ues are doin . I as4ed the Lord then to convince .y wife and ive it to her! if it was for .e. And it was not lon till she ot in earnest a$out the .atter and -od ot her to the end of herself! and o,ened heaven! and let the ,ro.ised ift fall! and she $e an to s,ea4 in un4nown ton ues. I thou ht I never saw her so ha,,y! and lory to -od! she is still ha,,y. 1his .ade .e very hun ry and I was deter.ined to have it! so I went in with all .y .i ht. =ut to .y sur,rise I found I was not nearly as hi h u, the .ount as I thou ht. I found out I did not ,ossess the e>,erience of sanctification! and was a lon ways fro. livin the sanctified life! in -od3s si ht. 6hile loo4in on the lives of others that ,rofessed it! I 7ustified .yself in thin4in I co.,ared with their e>,erience! $ut this was not what -od wanted. I had to $e ,ure and clean in /is si ht. 6ith the hel, of 4ind friends! the love of -od! and one dear saint who interceded for .e thirteen hours ,rostrate on the floor! I was $rou ht to the 4nowled e that I had .y fa.ily $etween .e and -od and thou ht .ore of the. than of /i.! as well as havin .any other thin s in the way which the ordinary sanctified ,erson .ay not thin4 a.ounts to .uch. Now as I ot all of self and the rest of the ru$$ish out of .y heart! -od ave .e the witness to .y entire satisfaction. I 4new I had a clean heart. -lory to -od. /allelu7ah to /is na.e. Are you there! readerL If not! di down till the old Ada. nature and roots of $itterness are out

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of the way. 1hen /e will $reathe on you and you shall receive the /oly -host. I tarried and ,rayed and in a$out nine days! /e $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host and ave .e the =i$le evidence of s,ea4in and sin in in ton ues. N,wards of half an hour .y lan ua e was ta4en fro. .e and -od used .e as /e saw fit. &ore than that! since I ca.e here! the Lord too4 .y little irl! 7ust eleven years old! saved! sanctified! and $a,ti5ed her with the /oly -host and she is now s,ea4in in si> or seven different lan ua es! two of which have $een inter,reted! +,anish and Latin. 1he other day while she ave her testi.ony in the A5usa &ission! the +,irit s,o4e throu h her in a ,lain! distinct Latin ton ue. At the sa.e ti.e! she raised her hand and ,ointed with her fin er strai ht at a stran er! and called hi. $y his own na.e! and told hi. to o downstairs in the $i .eetin and tell his e>,erience! and o out and ,reach the -os,el of "hrist. Now this was an educated .an who had $een ,reachin infidelity for '( years and had s,o4en to as .any as *!))) ,eo,le in one .eetin ! who had ,aid K) cents each to hear hi.. /e was si.,ly all $ro4en u, and went downstairs! ta4in the child with hi.. /e told his story! sayin ! D1his child ,reached to .e! and of all the ser.ons I ever heard this was the .ost ,owerful.D /e declared he was willin to o and ,reach Jesus! ot down on his 4nees and $e an to see4 -od. Het ,eo,le will say! D6hat is the use of the ton ueLD 1his is one instance! I have attended those .eetin s for nearly three .onths! and durin that ti.e there has $een scarcely a day that so.ethin has not ha,,ened throu h inter,retation of ton ues or so.eone $ein ,resent who understood what had $een said! which $rou ht conviction on so.eone and started the. to see4in -od. +till .ore! the Lord has ta4en hold of .y eldest $oy! si>teen years of a e! who was a wayward $oy and was fi htin hard a ainst the evidence of ton ues< saved hi.! sanctified hi. and $a,ti5ed hi. with the /oly -host! and s,o4e throu h hi. in un4nown ton ues! and called hi. to ,reach the -os,el. -lory to -od. 1han4s $e to /is holy na.e for what /e has done for .e and .y fa.ily
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since I ca.e down here. I do not 4now how to ,raise /i. enou h. %% :.J. +cott! +u,t. /o.e and #orei n &issions! 6inni,e .

A HOLINESS PREACHER #HO RECEI$ED PENTECOST.


9// C%t%0en>& N!t%on!l B!nk Bld)., Lo& An)ele&, C!l.

I 4now when I really re,ented of .y sins and turned away fro. the. that -od did for "hrist3s sa4e for ive .e. /e ave .e the $lessed evidence that the wor4 was done. D6e 4now that we have ,assed fro. death unto life $ecause we love the $rethren!D and Dif any .an $e in "hrist Jesus he is a new creature8 old thin s are ,assed away< $ehold! all thin s are $eco.e new.D /e has a new life i.,lanted in his heart. -od ives us all the evidence we need for every thin /e does for us. After I was really converted to -od! and wonderfully $lessed of the Lord! I heard the /oliness ,eo,le teachin that the Lord would sanctify our souls! $ut I did not see how it was that the Lord did not sanctify us when we were converted. +o! I went to studyin the 6ord of -od! and soon found that I did not et sanctified when I was converted. Not only $y readin the 6ord! $ut fro. the testi.onies of others that had the e>,erience. =ut you 4now! +atan was on hand to tell .e that I could row into it! so I tried to row into the e>,erience! and .ade a co.,lete failure of it. =ut when I .ade a co.,lete sacrifice to -odall on the altar$less -od! /e really did sanctify .y soul! and ave .e the real evidence< the witness of the /oly -host that the wor4 was done! and the carnal .ind was destroyed< and! 9h! what a sweet ,eace did flood .y soul. I was wonderfully anointed ti.e and a ain for the wor4 of the Lord! and when I heard of the $a,tis. with the /oly -host that so.e clai.ed they had received since they were sanctified! I said they never had $een sanctified! or they would 4now $etter. =ut I went down to investi ate the .atter. And when I first went to A5usa &ission! I heard =rother +ey.our ,reach the 6ord. /e said that the disci,les were sanctified $efore the day of 2entecost! and of course! I could not swallow that!
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$ecause that was not in har.ony with the rules and teachin s of the /oliness church of which I was a .e.$er. /e told us to search the 6ord! and so I $e an to do this! and the 6ord .ade it clear to .y .ind that his state.ent was true! and I $eca.e hun ry for .ore of -od. =ut the ton ue $usiness was a hard ,ro$le. for .e! and I too4 the Cnd cha,ter of Acts! and tried to har.oni5e .y sanctified e>,erience with the e>,erience the ,eo,le ot on the day of 2entecost! $ut I could not et the. to har.oni5e so I ca.e to the conclusion that they ot so.ethin that I did not et. I then $e an to tarry and ,ray ni ht and day! and did not sto, until I was wonderfully $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! and /e ave .e the $lessed evidence which always follows! which is the s,ea4in in ton ues. 1he /oly -host has s,o4en five different lan ua es throu h .e since I ot .y 2entecost! so.e of which has $een inter,reted. I a. lad the Lord 4nows all the lan ua es of the nations. %% 6.A. Love. 1he Lord ave us on the Aay of 2entecost! EActs C8BF! a real e>,erience of a ,ersonal 2entecost! and that standard should $e 4e,t u, till /e co.es. 9ne to4en of the Lord3s co.in is that /e is .eltin all races and nations to ether! and they are filled with the ,ower and lory of -od. /e is $a,ti5in $y one s,irit into one $ody and .a4in u, a ,eo,le that will $e ready to .eet /i. when /e co.es.

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PENTECOSTAL TESTI*ONIES.
DI a. so lad to say that I have received .y 2entecost and s,ea4 and sin in other ton ues! as the +,irit ives .e utterance.D %% =ro. ".-. "arr! Aunn! N.". DI went to A5usa &ission to .a4e fun! $ut a little irl a$out ei ht years old ot u, and testified to the savin ,ower of Jesus! and while she s,o4e! the /oly -host convicted .e of .y sins. I went to the altar and cried out to the Lord to save .e fro. sin. Now I can witness /is savin ,ower and /is cleansin ,ower and /is 4ee,in ,ower. 9 how I ,raise /i. for savin ! cleansin and $a,ti5in .e with the /oly -host. /e has iven .e si> lan ua es. Now -od has called .e out into /is wor4 and 9 how I deli ht in /is service.D %% &ac4 E. Jonas! Lon =each! "al. D#or C6 years I have $een tryin to live a ood "hristian in a 7ustified life! $ut at heart I was never satisfied. &y soul cried out for so.ethin . I heard of a tent .eetin where there was stran e ,reachin ! A,ostolic #aith. I was led to that .eetin $y so.e unseen ,ower. I read .y =i$le and found that this was the true doctrine of the =i$le. 1hen I went forward to see4 the Lord with all .y heart to $e sanctified. After see4in for seven days! the Lord for Jesus sa4e sanctified .e. I sou ht si> days lon er for .y 2entecost! ,raise -od! and now s,ea4 in ton ues. &o$ile is $ein stirred u,. 6e ive -od the lory for this wonderful salvation.D %% Julia Jen4ins! C /ercules +t.! &o$ile! Ala. D1han4 -od for deliverance fro. all sin! throu h the ,recious =lood. I had $een sanctified and anointed with the /oly -host years a o. /ave $een ten years in /is wor4. 6hen I ca.e to A5usa &ission! I went in for the $a,tis. with the /oly -host i..ediately. /ad so.e di in to do! $ut the Lord .et .e. I was filled with the /oly -host .any ti.es and was sha4en .any ti.es $y the ,ower of -od. =ut when I $eca.e a little child! clay in /is hands! /e $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly
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-host. At first /e s,o4e 7ust a few words throu h .e. =ut recently /e s,o4e different lan ua es and san son s in un4nown ton ues. Just lately the Lord healed .e of ;uite a severe sic4ness. /e has iven .e $etter health than ever! for which I than4 /i.. 9! it was so sweet to have /i. tal4 and sin throu h .e when I was sic4! durin the ni ht seasons. +o.eti.es I san for hours and in a new voice and it did not tire .e. /e also inter,reted. /e said! DJesus is co.in .D It re7oiced .e so .uch! and then /e san a son ri ht fro. heaven a$out /is co.in . 9! ,raise -od for the ,rivile e of $ein in /is wor4 here.D %% "lara E. Lu.! A,ostolic #aith 9ffice! 3'C A5usa +t.! Los An eles. DI have entered into the dee,er e>,erience. /ave received the s,ea4in ! sin in ! and recitin ,oetry in a nu.$er of lan ua es! with ,ower to use one or two at will in ,u$lic services or with ,rivate ,ersons when the Lord leads. I first entered into this way of $lessin on the C'st of January at /o.estead! 2a. /ave $een .any ti.es there and elsewhere wonderfully e>ercised in these thin s under the ,ower of -od! each ti.e receivin so.ethin new! with love and all the fruits of the +,irit increased! and adoration to Jesus inter.in led. &y dau hter also received her 2entecost in our church! sin in and s,ea4in in a ton ue. +ince receivin the e>,erience! I have $een on the o! ,reachin and ta4in ,art in so.e .eetin nearly every ni ht till very late! a thin i.,ossi$le for .e in the ,hysical $efore. -reat wor4 oin on all throu h this section. 6ith reat ratitude of heart! I ,raise -od for /is oodness to .e and others in .y church. I .eet with no e>,ressed o,,osition fro. ,ersons in .y church! for which I a. very than4ful.D %% J.1. =oddy! E,astor 2entecostal "hurchF! "a.$rid e! 9hio. E1he $rother who writes the a$ove ,u$lishes a ,a,er! the D#ull -os,elD at "a.$rid e! 9hio. It is a free! 2entecostal ,a,er. 6e 7ust received it as this oes to ,ress.F =eloved! I was saved a$out '* .onths a o fro. a wretched life. 6hen I called on -od! /e heard .y ,rayer and saved .e instantly. 6hat convinced .e of the reality in salvation! was the ,eace that ca.e into .y heart. 1he desire for o,iates went
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out i..ediately! and I was cured of the dru ha$it. 1he Lord has also healed .any others of the dru ha$it. And -od has healed .y $ody! after $ein afflicted over si> and a half years. 6hen all ,hysicians failed! the &an "hrist Jesus healed .e. 1he devil had .e $ound hand and foot for years. 1hin4in .yself wise! I $eca.e foolish. =ut! $eloved! -od sent /is transfor.in ,ower throu h the =lood of Jesus and $urst all the shac4les! and shoo4 off the handcuffs of hell! and today I a. a free .an in "hrist Jesus. 1hen /e sanctified .e wholly and ave .e a clean heart. 1hen /e $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host on Jan. CC! at A5usa &ission. Aear ones! all I live for is "hrist. I sold out! $ody! soul! and s,irit to /i.. &y desire is to ,oint souls to the $leedin La.$ of "alvary that ta4es away the sin of the world. 1he /oly -host! the third ,erson of the 1rinity! s,ea4s throu h .e in the lan ua es of the nations whenever /e chooses. And /e is now en a ed in ,ullin the ro,e which rin s the 7oy$ells of heaven in .y heart. And there is a revival oin on in .y soul continually! and the choir is sin in and ,raisin -od in the un4nown ton ues. 1he /oly -host is the leader and is well ;ualified. /e ca.e fro. the colle e in heaven. =eloved! it is no .ore I $ut "hrist. 1o /i. $e all the lory.D %% 1o. Anderson! 3'C A5usa +t.! Los An eles. D6hen I heard of the /oly -host .ove.ent! I did not thin4 it was for .e. +till there was such a hun er for .ore of -od. 9ne evenin at our .ission ,rayer .eetin . I $eca.e all $ro4en u,! and fallin on .y 4nees called u,on -od and received an anointin ! and after that I received a touch of the ,ower in al.ost every .eetin ! until the ti.e when I was fully $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. 9 ,raise /is /oly na.e. I have 7ust $e un to live. 6e can never $e ,erfect in the si ht of the world $ut we can in the si ht of -od. 2raise /i.. It is heaven $elow .y +avior to 4now. It is heaven to o to heaven in. Nellie =urnwell! =enton /ar$or! &ich DAear +aints! how I ,raise the Lord for the way /e saved and sanctified .y soul and $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host. And /e has wonderfully healed .y $ody. 6hen this .ove.ent $e an! I could not see that it was of -od! $ut how I ,raise /i. for
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leadin .e out into the $lessed sunli ht. I have the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,ea4 with ton ues.D 2hoe$e "onaway! Lon =each! "al. DAear =rethren8 Hour second ,ac4a e of the A,ostolic #aith ca.e safe to hand. I have sent the. fro. Vir inia to #lorida and across the Atlantic. I sent one to :ev. +.1. Lee! Jey 6est! #la. /e ot his 2entecost! and they are doin a no$le wor4 a.on the holiness ,eo,le. 1hey tal4! sin ! and ,ray in an un4nown ton ue. A.on the ,rettiest son s I ever heard was sun $y a sister in +,anish. I heard two $oys sin the sa.e son in +,anish. I ,raise the Lord for the wor4 that is oin on. "hristians are shoutin ! devils howlin ! and hy,ocrites rowlin ! so let the ,a,ers co.e. I have not received .y 2entecost yet! $ut .y wife! dau hter and son%in%law have! and I a. still tarryin for it.D 6.A. /eath! 6allace! N.". DI received the /oly -host in +an Jose! in Nove.$er! and ca.e to Jelseyville! in Aece.$er. And when I received the January ,a,er and read what the Lord was doin in other ,laces! the ,ower of -od ca.e on .e .i htily. I was alone and was lifted to .y feet and stood on ti,toe with $oth ar.s e>tended a$ove .y head! and $e an to s,ea4 in ton ues and to inter,ret! which I never had done $efore e>ce,t a very little. +ince I ca.e here! one lady has received the /oly -host with a ton ue! also the ift of writin so.e un4nown lan ua e and the deaf .ute si ns. Another lady ca.e fro. /ealds$ur and has also received the /oly -host with a ton ue! also the ift of writin so.e un4nown lan ua e and the deaf .ute si ns. Another lady ca.e fro. /ealds$ur and has also received the $a,tis. and the "hinese ton ue. +till another who received the /oly -host in 9a4land and the "hinese ton ue! is here. +he e>,ects to o to "hina as soon as the Lord o,ens u, the way. 1wo are see4in and we have $een holdin so.e .eetin s in one of the churches. 1he Lord is $lessin /is wor4.D #rances :. 1ownsend! Jelseyville! "al. D1he Lord is doin wonderful thin s here in "hica o. Even the children are receivin the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,ea4 in ton ues. 9n the C'st of Aece.$er in a little .ission on /alsted +t.! the Lord $a,ti5ed .e with
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the /oly -host at one o3cloc4 in the ni ht. I $e an to s,ea4 in ton ues. 1here were .any ,resent at that ti.e! and I went around sha4in hands and s,ea4in in ton ues. 9! the dee, settled ,eace in .y soul. And yet it see.ed the Lord had .ore for .e. 9n January 3'! while attendin a little cotta e ,rayer .eetin ! the fire fell on .e and there I was for a$out two hours and a half ,rayin and sin in in ton ues. 1he Lord showed .e a vision of heaven. 1he $uildin s loo4ed as if they were inlaid with dia.onds. I saw the ,eo,le co.in ! and they ca.e to one with authority sittin with a reat $oo4. /e turned the leaves and ,assed the ,eo,le throu h a very narrow way. And facin the reat river I saw very .any ,eo,le who had not on the ro$e or ri hteousness. 1he Lord showed .e that we as "hristians should ,reach to the..D &rs. E.6. +terlin ! 6'3C 2rairie Ave.! "hica o. DI first heard throu h the 6ay of #aith of this wonderful wor4. 1hen =ro. "ashwell went to you and ot his 2entecost. /e lives only seven .iles fro. us. I never saw such a chan e in hi. and such a ,ower in the .eetin s! I went to see4in the /oly -host. I3d $een sanctified ten years and $een ,reachin holiness nearly that ti.e! and thou ht I had the /oly -host $a,tis.! $ut -od showed .e that I3d sto,,ed at reat 7oy and the witness of the /oly -host< and I laid down .y theory and went in for 2entecost and received it. -lory to -od. I 7er4ed so I shoo4 the whole house! and .y ton ue fairly flew! sayin so.ethin I 4new not what. &y wife! .other%in%law and another sister received it and s,ea4 in ton ues in this county. 6e all ot it at Aunn with scores of others. +ister +tewart san nine son s at .y house +aturday in an un4nown ton ue. 6e 4new the tunes of three. All the rest were entirely new. &y wife s,o4e and inter,reted at the church +aturday a ,art of the ')3rd 2sal. and the rest an e>hortation to sinners. 9thers are see4in .DHour $rother on the way to -lory. %% /./. -off! =enson! N.". D9h! I than4 -od! .y dear /eavenly #ather! for ,er.ittin .e to live in this day and a e. /allelu7ah. Never in .y life did I reali5e so .uch of the ,resence of .y dear lovin +avior. /e is in /is holy te.,le! and is sayin to .e! 3=e still and
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4now that I a. -od.3 Last ni ht durin the service while a little son was $ein sun $y a youn colored sister and the cross of "alvary was .entioned in the son ! the /oly +,irit $e an to s,ea4 throu h another sister sittin ne>t to .e in a lan ua e of India. I understood it and $e an to write down the inter,retation as follows8 3=ehold the La.$! the $leedin La.$. 9! the $lood is flowin down fro. /is sideP. At this .o.ent! I $eca.e unconscious and the +,irit see.ed to carry .e away to the scene u,on "alvary! nearly two thousand years a o. And! oh! hu.an lan ua e cannot e>,ress what I saw. 9! the lory and $eauty of that scene $efore .y s,iritual eyes. /allelu7ah. I was ,er.itted to loo4 into the heart of .y $lessed Lord as /e hun u,on the cross. 9! the divine sy.,athy and tender love toward every hu.an soul. Lord! hel, all 1hy dear children to see the real value of a lost soul! 7ust as 1hou dost see it.D -eo. E. =er ! /er.on! "al. DI a. ,raisin -od for a free and full salvation. I a. saved! sanctified and $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. I was fifteen $efore I was converted. &y irl friends were all 7oinin churches and I wanted to 7oin too< $ut ,raise -od I did not 7oin till after .y father ot in touch with the church of -od and ca.e for us to o to church. 6e went to hear +ister #arrow ,reach and also to hear her s,ea4 in ton ues. 6e continued to o to the .eetin every ni ht. &y .other had her an4le $ro4en! $ut ,raise /is na.e! we went anyway. &a..a and ,a,a went to the altar. +ister #arrow laid hands on .other and she was reclai.ed! sanctified! and $a,ti5ed with the /oly +,irit! and s,o4e in ton ues and was healed instantly. Also .y sister received the /oly -host that ni ht! and I was converted. 1he ne>t evenin I went to the altar a ain and was sanctified. 1hat ni ht I was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. -lory to /is na.e. /ow I love /i.. &y love for /i. cannot $e e>,ressed. 2lease ,ray for .e that the Lord will use .e to /is lory anywhere.D Julia /. :o$inson! Ea ed '6 yearsF! 3')B Aallas Ave.! /ouston! 1e>. DI have $een wor4in in .issionary wor4 nine years on the hi hways and in the hed es! teachin the -os,el in .y sanctified life< and now I have
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received the fullness of 2entecost. 6hile I was at the +aint3s .eetin and we were u,on our 4nees! the /oly +,irit tau ht .e to sin ! 3A char e to 4ee, I have.P And when we ca.e to the verse! 39! .ay it all .y ,owers en a e to do .y &aster3s willG3 the /oly -host filled .y heart with 7oy and I $e an to sin in ton ues. I than4 -od for /is wonderful $lessin . Afterwards I san in ton ues and inter,reted. And the first words were8 2raise -od fro. who. all $lessin s flow! 2raise /i. all creatures here $elow! 2raise /i. a$ove! ye heavenly host< 2raise #ather! +on! and /oly -host. And ever since then! I have $een s,ea4in in un4nown ton ues! ,rayin and sin in in the hi hways and hed es. And I say a ain! 2raise -od fro. who. all $lessin s flow.D Laura A. +i.s! Aavis Ave. and Ann +t.! &o$ile! Ala. D1he Lord is wonderfully $lessin .e. /e has 7ust used .e in holdin a four wee43s .eetin near Archi$ald! 9hio. #our souls were saved! a$out CK or 3) dear "hristians have $een .ade ha,,y in the love of -od and we are now tarryin for the $a,tis. with the /oly -host.D -ideon Qi ler! +wanton! 9hio. D9ver three .onths a o! =ro. 1urney! who was $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! ca.e u, to +an Jose fro. Los An eles. /e ca.e to the #lorence &ission where I had $een attendin . 1he third ni ht I went to the altar and ot saved. EI had $een converted when I was twelve years of a e $ut $ac4slid.F 1he ne>t ni ht I was sanctified. 1he third ni ht I lay under the ,ower of -od for a$out three hours. I was drun4 on the wine of the Jin do.. /allelu7ahG 2art of the ti.e I was unconscious. 1hen I would start to sin so.e of the real old hy.ns. 2art of the words I 4new and ,art I did not! $ut the Lord would ,ut those in .y .outh I did not 4now. -lory to JesusG 1hen I saw a $ri ht li ht around .e which shone for a lon while. 1he ne>t ni ht I received .y 2entecost. I do not 4now how .any lan ua es I have s,o4en $ut the Lord does. /e has iven .e .any ,recious ifts. /e has surely iven .e the holy $oldness! for I was very ti.id. =ut now! hallelu7ah! I a. $old for Jesus. 1he Lord also has iven .e the ift
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of heavenly son s. +unday ni ht /e san throu h .e and inter,reted. 1he inter,retation was this! 31here is a ti.e co.in ! sinner! when you shall .eet your doo.. #lee fro. the wrath that is co.in . #lee fro. the wrath that is co.in .3 1he Lord is .y healer. I was see4in healin ! and $efore the saints laid hands on .e! I was healed. &y .other has received her 2entecost! and .y little $rother is see4in his.D Al$erta /all! C'I N. Bth +t.! +an Jose! "al. D/allelu7ah to our -odG 2raise /is dear na.eG 1he fire struc4 =enton /ar$or and .e at the sa.e ti.e! al.ost! throu h +ister :o$inson who ca.e a few wee4s a o $rin in lad tidin s of reat 7oy. 9! how our hearts re7oice over the fire that was 4indled and is s,readin fast. I had often when a child! read the $oo4 of Acts! co.,arin .en of that ti.e to the "hristians a$out .e! and wondered why we lac4ed the sa.e ,ower. 1he full-os,el ,eo,le of this ,lace have held .eetin s for three years and over at the ho.e of =ro. and +ister Hor4! and have $een ,rayin for -od3s fullness. 6ell! hallelu7ah! /e .et us! as /e always does those who see4 /i. with all their hearts. I at first felt the $lessin was not for one so unworthy as .yself! $ut went a ain to the .eetin two wee4s later! and the fire co..enced runnin over .y flesh. 9n the ne>t +unday .ornin at si> o3cloc4 .eetin ! I was slain under the ,ower of -od. 1he dear /oly -host entered /is te.,le with .uch sha4in of the flesh! $ut! oh! the ,eace and 7oy and lory that filled .e since Jesus ca.e to a$ide. +ince Nove.$er CB! /e has s,o4en throu h .e in five different lan ua es! one of which was :ussian%-er.an. /e ,er.itted .e to sin to /is lory in ton ues and inter,ret. 1his ,lace is .i htily stirred.D Nellie -il$ert! =enton /ar$or! &ich. DI was 7ustified a$out 3K years a o and lived it! $ut when I heard of sanctification and divine healin ! I fou ht a ainst the.. #inally I was ta4en sic4 with the rheu.atis. and thou ht I was oin to die. 1hen I had .y hus$and lay his hands on .e and ,ray for .e! and the dear Lord did wonderfully heal .e. 1hen I sou ht for sanctification! and on &arch '! '()6! the Lord wonderfully sanctified .e. Last Au ust .y
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hus$and went throu h the +outh ,reachin holiness. 6hen he ca.e $ac4! he heard a$out the .eetin s in Los An eles where the ,eo,le had the $a,tis. with the /oly -host and s,ea4in in ton ues. /e said if it was of -od! he wanted it! and if not he wanted nothin to do with it. /e went u, to Los An eles and ca.e $ac4 and said to .e! DAarlin that wor4 is of -od! and I a. oin $ac4 to Los An eles and stay at the A5usa &ission until I et the $a,tis. with the /oly -host.D I said! DHou were a "hristian when you were in 94laho.a! you ca.e to "alifornia and ot sanctified! now you are ready to et so.ethin else. /ow .any reli ions do you wantL /e ,aid no attention to .e $ut went to the &ission and ca.e $ac4 with the $a,tis. and s,ea4in in ton ues. I did not fi ht it $ut sou ht for the $a,tis. with all .y heart and on the 3)th of Nove.$er! -od $a,ti5ed .e with the /oly -host! s,o4e throu h .e in another lan ua e and ave .e the inter,retation. 9! lory to -od for this wonderful salvation.D %% &ollie &c"auley! Lon =each! "al. DLast Aece.$er! .y sister and .yself who had received our 2entecost! went to Ari5ona on $usiness and to visit relatives. 6hile there! four were $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. All lory to -odG 6hile at .y sister3s! an old friend called on us! one who was a dee, sinner. I tal4ed to hi. of his soul! and the /oly -host $e an to s,ea4 in ton ues throu h .e! and also throu h .y sister. I saw that he understood! and as4ed hi. if he understood what she said. /e re,lied that he did. It was! D1he ta$le is s,read with ood thin s! if you will co.e and eat!D and it was the +,anish lan ua e. It was a ,erfect lan ua e! he said. 6e had a lorious ti.e in Ari5ona< saw our $eloved sisters $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host! also one dear niece and one $rother%in%law! J.:. /o,4ins. 9ne sister received the ift of writin and also the inter,retation of her lan ua es. +he has s,o4en and inter,reted the soon co.in of Jesus.D Eli5a$eth &. &ay! 6hittier! "al. D/avin for .any years $een reachin out for -od3s $est! and never reachin a ,lace of continued satisfaction! I want to write a$out .y e>,erience in receivin the $a,tis. with the /oly
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-host. A$out 9ct. '! I returned fro. "olorado to Los An eles. I had the real anointin on .y soul! and could not $elieve that I did not have the $a,tis.. Every account of the $a,tis. in the New 1esta.ent contains the ,ositive state.ent that they all s,o4e in new ton ues! Ee>ce,t that of +a.aria! and it is indicated there in the fact that there was so.ethin so wonderful that a .a ician offered .oney to $uy the ,ower. Ac. 68'(.F Het I insisted that ton ues $ore no .ore si nificance to the $a,tis. than any of the ifts as recorded in ' "or. 'C. -od would not let .e rest in this! $ut too4 the anointin away. 1his caused .e to o dee,er for the truth. 1hen -od showed .e that the see.in restriction of ton ues in ' "or. 'Cth and 'Bth cha,ters was a re ulatin of the .anifestation of ton ues to the law of love. I then $e an see4in for the real $a,tis. with the /oly -host as on the day of 2entecost. +atan see.ed to e>haust his resources in o,,osin .e! and the wee4s of waitin were tedious in the e>tre.e< $ut -od3s race was sufficient! and last I ca.e to the ,lace where -od could .eet .e. 9n &arch 3! in the u,,er roo. a$out 6 ,... I fell under the .i hty ,ower. 1he +,irit wor4ed .y flesh with reat vi$rations for so.e ti.e. At last I felt as thou h I were dyin ! and I was told I loo4ed li4e it. +lowly! surely .y life see.ed to e$$ away! until at last unconsciousness too4 ,lace. /ow lon I lay I do not 4now! $ut the first thin I was conscious of was a new life flowin in. +oon .y 7aws and ton ue $e an to wor4 inde,endently of .y volition and the words ca.e! a clear lan ua e. All lory $e to -od. Now I feel a ,ower for witnessin I never had $efore and an assurance of ,ower in service that shall row as I re.ain faithful. &ay all who read this testi.ony reach out for all -od has for the..D Arthur =. +he,herd. 6e never saw a salvation that $rou ht such ,eace and 7oy to ho.es and fa.ilies! and did so .uch for ,oor sufferin hu.anity. 1here are .any ha,,y ho.es where the whole fa.ily! father! .other! and children have $een $rou ht in and all $a,ti5ed with the /oly -host. 1hey are ho.es of ,rayer and ,raise and re7oicin ! and they are oin a$out tellin the lad story.

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6e ,reach "hrist! /is $irth! /is death! /is resurrection! and /is co.in a ainand not only /is co.in $ut /is rei nin in /is .illennial 4in do.! and /is white throne 7ud .ent! and then the new heavens and earth and the New Jerusale. co.in down fro. -od out of heaven! when /e shall have ,ut all ene.ies under /is feet and /e shall rei n eternally! and we shall a$ide with /i. forever and ever.

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