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By Carol Anne Eby on Feb 2 2016

In the arid, dusty desert of Senegal, the Nazarene church is building a farm where local leaders can develop improved agricultural methods that will enable Senegalese families to grow adequate food year round.

By Teanna Sunberg on Jan 25 2016

“¿Tiene algún zapato que me pueda dar, por favor?” La muchachita adolescente esperaba pacientemente para que su familia recibiera ayuda. Miré a lo que en algún momento fueron sus zapatos, los cuales se encontraban llenos de agujeros, cubiertos de barro y con la suela suelta.

By Gina Grate Pottenger on Jan 22 2016

When flooding hits southeast India, a local church reacts with food and clothing distributions, and sacrificing their annual Christmas feast to share Christmas with several nearby villages.

By Gina Grate Pottenger on Jan 20 2016

Una iglesia nazarena en Vinnitsa, Ucrania, la cual comenzó su existencia ministrando a los "rechazados" de la sociedad ha crecido hasta convertirse en una congregación de 150 miembros, la cual ahora envía a sus propios misioneros.
 

By Teanna Sunberg on Jan 20 2016

“Do you have shoes for me, please?” The teenage girl had waited patiently until her family were cared for. I looked down at what had once been her shoes, now riddled with holes, caked with mud, the sole flapping.

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The Holy Spirit is at work all over the world, at all times, drawing people into relationship with Jesus Christ, transforming lives, healing broken relationships, and redeeming the lost, empowering the found to live holy lives. Check back regularly to find out the latest news of what God is doing through His people in every corner of the globe.

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By Teanna Sunberg on Jan 25 2016
Setiembre de 2015 - Cuando cayó la lluvia.   Uno no puede olvidarse de una lluvia como esa: 90 minutos de agua cayendo estrepitosamente. Mi principal pensamiento era, "¿Cómo hicieron estas familias...
By Gina Grate Pottenger on Jan 22 2016
  More than 400 people were killed and 1.8 million people were displaced by heavy monsoon rainfall that caused major flooding in two South Indian states, with the major coastal city of Chennai...
By Teanna Sunberg on Jan 20 2016
September 2015 - When the rains came down.   You do not forget rain like that: 90 minutes of water coming hard. The main thought on my mind was, "How did these families make it through the night...
By Kaitlyn Williams on Dec 24 2015
Didsbury, Manchester, U.K. – In a world where magic meets truth and good meets evil, there is much learning and adventure to be had.     About 750 people of all ages discovered this magical world...
By Jeremiah Wood on Dec 10 2015
I sat around the table with a group of friends having breakfast at 11 p.m. in a 24-hour restaurant in Junction City, Kansas, USA. We started a conversation with the waitress and asked if she attended...

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By Philip Zimmerman on Dec 11 2009
The motto of our global church is to make Christ-like disciples of all the nations. What does it mean to be Christ-like?Whole books are written about this topic; so I only want to talk about one aspect of it. I think this one aspect has been forgotten in many different traditions, but it is vital if we want to be a Christ-like disciple and in fact, it is in this aspect where the whole story of...
By Sam Barber on Dec 21 2009
The Ohio Shepherd Church of the Nazarene Work & Witness team boarded the Delta flight and, in what seemed like no time, a tip of the wing and Montego Bay, Jamaica, came into view. The water changed from deep blue to crystal clear aqua and the sandy beach beckoned. We were fully awake now, chattering and planning, gawking and craning to see what the Caribbean looked like. As we expected, it...
By Everett Tustin on Apr 19 2011
Missionaries learn over the years that much of missionary work consists of ordinary days with ordinary tasks. And then, sometimes, the Holy Spirit begins to take all the loose ends, all the “stuff” they have been doing, and a beautiful tapestry of the Holy Spirit’s work begins to be revealed.In recent weeks, the tapestry of God’s plan for the wonderful people of Poland has become much more...
By Michaele LaVigne on Oct 14 2011
On August 16, 2011, 160 pastors and spouses gathered in Manzini, Swaziland, for the first-ever Nazarene pastor’s conference on the issues of HIV and AIDS. The small country of Swaziland in Southern Africa holds the terrible distinction of having the highest HIV prevalence rate per capita in the world.101 years ago, the Church of the Nazarene began work in Swaziland with the mission to preach,...
By Asia-Pacific Region Editor on May 20 2009
A dozen years ago an ambitious church planter started a very small fellowship of believers in a poor section of a city. After four years of seemingly unfruitful labor, this planter moved on to start something new on a different island, and for the next eight years several pastors came and left, each hoping to build up this group of believers, each leaving disappointed. The problem was clear: the...
By Daniel Pape on Sep 29 2009
Even during rainy season, the showers tend be short lived and sporadic and you usually have blue skies on the horizon.  But if the day is overcast and gray and it has been steadily raining for more than an hour, you can usually bet there is a typhoon somewhere in the vicinity of the Philippines. These were the conditions when we woke up Saturday morning.  I immediately checked...
By Asia-Pacific Region Editor on Sep 25 2009
Editor's note: Story compiled from recent blogs posted by Andy Bennett, Erin Meier and Becky Wallace – all missionary physicians at Kudjip Nazarene Hospital. Early last Saturday morning (Highlands, PNG time) “21 people, 2 dogs, and 1 unborn baby* piled into the Kudjip Nazarene Hospital mission van to participate in a 5K run/walk for breast cancer,” wrote Dr. Erin Meier in her recent blog....
By Asia-Pacific Region Editor on Sep 24 2009
Talisay Church of the Nazarene in Balangkayan Eastern Samar, Philippines, recently got a big boost toward completing its new building.Through the generous giving of Nazarenes around the world to the Alabaster Fund, Talisay received 130,000 pesos -- 50% of the funds they need to finish construction on their new building, which will seat about 100 people.Engineer Jemsel Valdez, a member of the...
By Beth Guilfoil on Sep 21 2009
Most people realize there is stress and confusion involved with moving to another country and adapting to a new culture. But what if the country and culture you are adapting to is actually your home?For missionary kids – often called "MKs" – this is an experience that only other missionary kids can understand.As a missionary kid born in St. Croix and raised in Dominican Republic, Peru and Ecuador...
By Devin Mulder on Sep 9 2009
It happened one Wednesday night during the teen lesson. Some of the teens were slouching in the old hand-me-down couches that smelled to the point no adult would come within five feet of them. Other teens were sitting in the cold metal folding chairs, all supposedly listening to the lesson that night.  It seemed as if there was a quiet hush moving around the room.  Something...