Each week, the Church of the Nazarene's Global Ministry Center proudly flies a flag of one of the many nations in which the denomination is present in ministry. This week's flag: Guyana, Mesoamerica Region. Click "read more" for information on the country, including what year the denomination entered Guyana and how many Nazarenes are there today.
Retired missionary Meryle Burkhart passed away 21 April at age 86. Meryle and her husband, Peter, served as missionaries in Guyana and the Philippines. Both the Central Church in Quezon City and the Taytay Church in Manila were among the products of their ministry. They also tended to the campus of what became Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary.