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South African pastor draws from gang experience to minister in community

Gina Grate Pottenger on Friday, February 13, 2015
When Pastor Lloyd Solomons counsels and ministers to the youth in his church, he knows exactly what they’re going through. In this neighborhood of Johannesburg, South Africa, youth gangs are...

NCM develops anti-trafficking ministry in Africa

Holly Beech, Out of Africa on Monday, February 2, 2015
Almost one-fifth of the world's human trafficking victims live in Africa, according to the Global Slavery Index. Poverty, war and discrimination put many Africans at risk, and more than 6 million...

NTC-South Africa principal shares testimony, dreams for NTC

Gina Grate Pottenger on Thursday, January 29, 2015
When Catherine Lebese was 17, someone gave her a tract that was misprinted so that it was blank on the inside, and on the outside it had only a picture and the address for a Nazarene church. She was...

Give it away

Teanna Sunberg on Tuesday, January 13, 2015
My little slips of paper were huddled together, folded and shivering for a turn to reveal their message.  Outside that warm cabin up on Bulgaria’s Vitosha mountain, there was a sunny...

Sponsors give Christmas party to street kids in Madagascar

Shelly Miller on Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Thanks to sponsors who gave extra funds for Christmas through the Nazarene Compassionate Ministries child sponsorship program, street kids in Madagascar celebrated a two-day Christmas feast 17 to 18...

Iglesias en África occidental responden ante el ébola

Africa West Field on Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Mientras que el virus del ébola continúa apoderándose de áreas en varios países de África occidental, cobrando más de 5 mil víctimas desde marzo y enfermando a más de 15 mil personas, las iglesias...

Photo essay: Salomon and the baby chicks

Timothy Eby on Monday, December 8, 2014
Salomon is one of our young leaders who has been with us for five years in Senegal. He started in ministry in Dakar but we felt he needed to start his own ministry in the south of Senegal where he is...

Churches in West Africa respond to Ebola

Africa West Field on Monday, December 1, 2014
As the Ebola virus continues to grip areas of several West African countries, having killed more than 5,000 people since March and sickening more than 15,000 people, Nazarene churches and Nazarene...

Video: Little is Much

Church of the Nazarene on Wednesday, January 8, 2014
A local church, an innovative individual, partnering with World Evangelism Fund and even a major global corporation, together helped transform a remote, barren village in Swaziland into a fertile,...

Doing mission well: Pioneering

Howard Culbertson on Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Needed: Missionaries to pioneer where the Church is minimally present or does not yet exist.We need missionaries who dream about “the regions beyond” (Paul’s words in 2 Corinthians 10:16) and...

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