The Board of General Superintendents

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BGS Welcome...

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 Declaration For Freedom

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.

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:
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.

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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.