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Mission lesson prompts church to reach out to neighbors

by Dirk Young on 01/26/2015It’s the third Saturday of January 2015 and I pull into the French Quarter Apartment community and what meets my ears makes me smile…even laugh a little.  What I hear is laughter, squeals, and boys...

Video: Thaddeus' Story

by Grace & Peace Magazine on 12/08/2014 Thaddeus followed in his father's footsteps, living a life of crime that eventually landed him in prison. After his release and transformation, Thaddeus began serving at Bethany, Oklahoma, First...

Idaho church partners with Nazarene churches in Salt Lake City

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 11/23/2014When Pastor Jeremy Johnston, of Salt Lake City Central Church of the Nazarene, began chatting with Hugh Friberg, of Nampa First Church, during the Intermountain District Assembly last year, the...

1 Corinthians 13: Mission trip version

by Jessica Wolst on 07/02/2014Participating in a short-term missions trip soon? The following are some thoughts on what it means to love others when participating in cross-cultural ministry.    ~*~*~*~*~*~   If I speak basic...

Allergies, Moses, and Spanish

by Olivia Droke on 06/17/2014I was seven years old when I strolled into the kitchen where my mom was preparing dinner and announced, “Mommy, I think God wants me to be a missionary—but I don’t wanna to talk about it.”  I did not...

Expansión Local

by Caleb Freideman on 04/09/2014Read this in English.   ¿Cómo podemos crear una experiencia misional para nuestra juventud de manera que no sea una carga financiera?   Ésta es la pregunta que mi hermano Elijah y yo nos...

How to GOLocal

by Caleb Friedeman on 04/08/2014Leer esto en Español.   How can we create a missional experience for youth that is not a financial burden?   That’s the question my brother Elijah and I were pondering over the phone three years ago...

El largo camino hacia la apertura de un refugio para sobrevivientes del tráfico sexual

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 02/26/2014“Lleva mucho más tiempo del que te imaginas.”   Éste es el mantra de Rondy Smith cuando habla acerca de lo que conlleva el desarrollo de un refugio para víctimas del tráfico sexual.   Smith comenzó a...

The long road to open shelter for sex traffick survivors

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 02/25/2014“It takes longer than you think.”   That is the mantra of Rondy Smith when she talks about what it takes to develop a shelter for sex trafficking victims.   Smith began in 2011 to lay the groundwork...

Creciente impulso nazareno en cuanto al movimiento abolicionista

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 02/12/2014Quizás usted esté familiarizado con el siguiente dicho: “La mano derecha no sabe lo que hace la mano izquierda".   Considerando la analogía bíblica de la iglesia en relación con el cuerpo humano,...

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