SDMI Emphasis

The mission of the Church of the Nazarene is "to make Christlike disciples in the nations." The semi-annual Sunday School emphases focus on encouraging local Sunday School classes and small groups to connect with this mission. A list of Strategic Discipleship Methods & Ideas applicable to all the emphases is provided. Help us build this list by emailing your ideas to We look forward to hearing from you.

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Engage the Word 2014
Tell Me the Story
September 28 — November 9

Engage the Word is an exciting and easy way to deepen your connection to God and others through daily reading of His Word. This 40-day emphasis is uniquely designed for individuals, families, small groups, and congregations to develop lifelong habits of daily Scripture engagement. Through a simple online registration process you will receive daily scripture passages of Bible stories from Genesis to Revelation.

Be a part of a global family who will journey through scripture together.

Go to for free resources and to sign up for the journey.