The Board of General Superintendents

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to the official website of the Board of General Superintendents for the Church of the Nazarene.

We are dedicated to the mission of making Christlike disciples in the nations through our ministry and administrative responsibilities.

In 159 world areas, we share the message of salvation  through Jesus Christ, the answer to all the world’s needs, and a life of  holiness made possible through the Holy Spirit.

We invite you to utilize all the resources on this site to learn more about the church and the Board of General Superintendents. It is our privilege to serve Christ and His Church.


Dr. David A. Busic
Dr. Gustavo A. Crocker
Dr. Eugénio R. Duarte
Dr. David W. Graves
Dr. Jerry D. Porter
Dr. J. K. Warrick

To read more about the responsibilities of the Board of General Superintendents and the individual general superintendents, visit About Us.




BGS Easter Greeting 2014 Easter Message: Celebrate the Resurrection!










BGS Report Image Read “For Such a Time as This,” the 2014 BGS General Board report. Available in English, Português, and Español.








BGS Report Image Porter, Warrick to conclude time in office at 2017 General Assembly










BGS Future Report Image Read the Report of the Commission on the Nazarene Future to the 28th General Assembly. Available in English, Français, 한국의, Português and Español.

Read the Nazarene Future Report: A Sustainable System of Global Mission. Available in English, Français, 한국의, Português and Español.


The Mission of the Church of the Nazarene

  • To make Christlike disciples in the nations

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Local churches in 156 world areas drive  the mission to make Christlike disciples in the nations through the World  Evangelism Fund.  The new Funding the Mission plan is based on a “tithe concept.” 

Learn more about how your church will partner with more than  24,000 others in this new plan.

Dr. Graves Memory Matters

by Dr. Eugénio Duarte

Despite all the options for electronic organizers available to us today, the Nazarene Day-By-Day pocket calendar is still in circulation. I have kept all of mine for the past 31 years. My most recent copies do not look worn because they were not in my hands as frequently as those I used constantly before I entered the digital world. Still, I record significant events—memories of importance that I want to keep in historical perspective. Several of those events look very personal, but somehow they are all related to my ministry in the Church of the Nazarene.

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Sermons, Videos, and Articles

General superintendents' sermons on DVD and CD and online articles are now available.

Order DVDs and audio CDs of sermons by general superintendents.

View online video messages from the Board of General Superintendents to the church.

Read articles by general superintendents.

Click here to view webcasts of sermons by general superintendents.