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Church of the Nazarene Manual

Manual of the Church of the Nazarene 2013-2017


Annual Pastor's Report (APR)

This is the report of the local church to the District Assembly and covers the activities of the church and its auxiliary organizations. 


Lay Ministry

Lay Ministry Certificate (This is a work in process; please come back soon.)


Local Minister's License Interview Starters (This is a work in process; please come back soon.)


Local Minister's License Application (This is a work in process; please come back soon.)


Local Minister's License Interview Essentials (This is a work in process; please come back soon.)


Local Minister's License Certificate 

See 2013-2017 Manual (paragraph 813.1) for the correct wording to be used for Local Minister’s License certificates. You may also request an electronic certificate from Global Clergy Development here.


Church Board Recommendation for District License

This is the form to be used by a church board in recommending to the District Assembly the granting or renewal of a district minister’s license to a member of the local church meeting all the requirements for the license.


Best Practices in Local Church Ministry 


Critical Issues — Pastoral Perspectives (This is a work in process; please come back soon.)


Click here for a complete list of web applications used by local churches and district offices to submit information. 

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