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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 Following recent communication about the short-term future of Nazarene Publishing House, the Board of General Superintendents has put in place a "contingency action plan" for addressing resourcing needs of the Church of the Nazarene. read more

 




BGS Easter Greeting To the Global Nazarene Family:

We are deeply saddened to inform you of the news that Nazarene Publishing House (NPH) will cease their current operations as of 1 December 2014. read more





BGS Easter Greeting We are appealing for Nazarenes to pray for an immediate end to violence in the Middle East. Believing Jesus called us to be peacemakers, we must affirm the need for our church to work and pray for peace in the region. Click here for our 5 Prayers for Peace.







BGS Easter Greeting The Board of General Superintendents announced its endorsement of the "Declaration for Freedom," a formal statement on human trafficking created through the Freedom Network of the Wesleyan Holiness Consortium.







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

Funding the Mission

For generations, Nazarenes have supported the World Evangelism Fund. Together, we've accomplished so much in our first 100 years. Join us on a journey into the next 100 years and partner with the Church of the Nazarene to make Christlike disciples in the nations.

Learn more about how you can be a part of this: fundingthemission.org
Dr. Graves
Renewal of the Body, Mind, and Spirit

by Dr. David W. Graves

In the hectic pace of life, it is far too easy to get off balance with maintaining healthy and holy lifestyles. As employees, parents, caretakers, students, athletes, coaches, well, you name it—we often find ourselves in situations where we do not have time or options for those much-needed breaks. But finding time for renewal of the body, mind, and spirit will help us keep ourselves healthy both physically and spiritually.

Read the full article

Sermons, Videos, and Articles

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

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.