An old photo of missionaries, that hung for years in a local church where Jaron Graham grew up, came to life when he met the man who found Christ through those missionaries, and who is now a Bible college president.
In Papua New Guinea, a local church's mission service features a visit by the missionaries they sent to Vanuatu, Peter and Jenny Isaac. Jenny reflected how Revelation reveals the purpose of mission: so that all people will worship God.
In the Central Europe Field, with its vastly different cultures and economies, the Churches of the Nazarene are developing creative ways to meet the needs of people in their communities.
Some people say the Internet is not a good platform for real relationships. But Ánderson, from Colombia, and Janary, from the Philippines, might argue that point -- that’s where they met and formed a deep friendship. Today, they are missionaries in Japan.
Los habitantes de Vanuatu, en el Pacífico sur, reciben a menudo asistencia durante tiempos de desastre. Mientras que su país se enfrenta a una sequía, los nazarenos locales llevaron agua y alimentos a las personas necesitadas.
Not long after Jesus’ baptism in the Jordan River (photo left), He called 12 as His “disciples.” Choosing them was an intentional, strategic move on Jesus’ part.
The people of Vanuatu, in the South Pacific, have often received international aid in times of disaster. As their country wrestles with drought, local Nazarenes took fresh water and food to others in need.
For Zhanna Yugay, who believed that her own knowledge and hard work were enough to secure a foundation for her life, what began as a simple interpreting job became the start of a faith journey.
Local Nazarene churches in the Eastern Mediterranean Field are rising to God's call to share His love with their communities, through educating children, serving Syrian refugees, youth ministry, television broadcasts, theological education, and much more. This 5-minute video will take you there.