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Barbara Hudson Power, American writer, actor. Recipient winner, Guideposts Story Contest, 1977, 1st place poetry, State of California, 1985, award, Ina Coolbrith Poetry Association, 1986. Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Gamma Phi Beta, Zeta Phi Eta, Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Fraternity(Diamond award 1939, National Women's Oratory award, 1940).

Background

Power, Barbara Hudson was born on February 2, 1921 in St. James, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Lloyd Edwin and Lois (Hardin) H.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1942. Master of Arts, University Southern California, 1952.

Career

Teacher drama, speech Southgate (California) High School, 1944-1945. Youth director Hollywood (California) Presbyterian Church, 1945-1947. Technical writer secret publications Litton Industries, Canoga Park, California, 1959—1961.

Associate professor California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, 1961-1975. Missionary Calvary Community Church, Westlake Village, California, since 1980. Second lieutenant in 1st officer's class USMCWR, 1943-1945, United States.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Bob Pierce, Going With God, 1956, The Henrietta Mears Story, 1958, Where Is God, 1970, The Greatest Play Ever Written, 1970, God's Power in Your Life, 1971, Bridge of Nothing Less, 1975, (videos) Women of the Bible, 1990. Writer, director, producer, founder (drama groups) The King's Players, 1964-1973. Writer, producer, director (pageant) Here I Stand, 1967, Bridge of Nothing Less, 1975, Forward in Faith, 1975, God of the Mountain, 1952-1957.

      Author numerous poems. Contributor articles to professional journals. International touring in one woman show Women of Bible, Canada, England, Holland, Israel, United States of America, Hilton Head Island, Nantucket, Hawaii, since 1982, writer (daily radio program) Airmail From God, 1957-1958.

Membership

Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Gamma Phi Beta, Zeta Phi Eta, Pi Kappa Delta National Speech Fraternity(Diamond award 1939, National Women's Oratory award, 1940).

Connections

Married Jesse Wilbert Powers, October 27, 1946 (divorced April 1970). Children: Jean Lois, Cathy Colleen. Married Lawrence Kneeland Dudley, December 5, 1971 (divorced April 1979).

father:
Lloyd Edwin H.

mother:
Lois (Hardin) H.

spouses:
Jesse Wilbert Powers

Lawrence Kneeland Dudley

children:
Jean Lois Power

Cathy Colleen Power