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Oklahoma District churches stay connected through virtual VBS

When the Oklahoma District had to cancel summer camp programs due to COVID-19, churches were able to stay connected through a virtual VBS program based on Sunday School and Discipleship's free curriculum Treasure Quest.
26 Jun 2020
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Dominican Republic hosts first children’s missionary orientation

The Dominican Republic held its first children’s missionary orientation 16-17 July. Nearly 50 children attended the event, and several national and district Nazarene Missions International , Sunday School and Discipleship Ministries , Nazarene Compassionate Ministries , and Global Missions leaders
02 Aug 2019
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Guyana Berbice District annual event highlights baptism, fellowship 

The Guyana Berbice District held its annual District Family Sports and Fun day 1 July at a local beach. This event is hosted by the district to bring the churches together for fun, fellowship, and ministry to children, youth, and adults. It is also an opportunity for young leaders to practice their
26 Jul 2019
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Martinique church members train in SDMI outreach

Nearly 80 people from the Morne-Venté and Godissard Nazarene churches in Martinique participated in a Sunday School and Discipleship Ministries training 31 May–1 June. The local SDMI council and the pastors of the two churches supervised the event, and Mesoamerica Regional SDMI Coordinator Monte Cyr
13 Jun 2019
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Trinidad and Tobago District promotes new church, spreads the gospel

Approximately 150 Nazarenes from the Trinidad and Tobago District participated in a street rally event 26 May in the Maracas/St. Joseph community, where the district hopes to plant a new church. The district Nazarene Youth International and Nazarene Missions International teams coordinated the event
31 May 2019
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CIS Field reaches new communities through VBS program

Nearly 2,000 children across the Commonwealth of Independent States Field attended 33 VBS events thanks to funds from Kids Reaching Kids , the Church of the Nazarene’s VBS program. Each year, children who attend a VBS are invited to participate in an offering that provides funds for children in need
02 May 2019
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Costa Rica conference unifies national ministries

The Costa Rica Church of the Nazarene held its first National Ministry Conference 5-7 April at the San Pedro de Poás Church of the Nazarene. Participants represented Nazarene Youth International , Nazarene Missions International , Sunday School Discipleship Ministries International , and Nazarene
12 Apr 2019
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Mesoamerica education conference teaches student discipleship

Nearly 60 people attended the Influencers educational conferences 21-23 March in El Salvador and 28-31 March in Guatemala. The conferences were aimed at child, adolescent, and youth workers in the church and provided participants with tools to effectively disciple their students. The conferences
03 Apr 2019
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Chic Shaver receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Chic Shaver (left) receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award from Gary Bond (right). Charles “Chic” Shaver received the Lifetime Achievement Award for his more than 60 years of service as a tenured evangelist, pastor, and professor 12 February at the M19 Conference . Shaver was raised in Protestant
21 Feb 2019
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Peru SDMI trains VBS leaders

More than 50 people participated in this year’s Vacation Bible School training held by the Central Peru District Sunday School and Discipleship Ministry International board. The event was held 5 January in the Pueblo Libre Church of the Nazarene. All of the churches on the district were encouraged
06 Feb 2019
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NYC 2023 Announcement

Nazarene Youth Conference plans continue for…

21 Oct 2020
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Guatemala Water Project

Guatemala church provides water filters for…

20 Oct 2020
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Sierra Leone

Flags of the Nations: Sierra Leone

19 Oct 2020
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2nd chance

Scott (second from right) and 2nd chance regulars outside of their downtown building (left).

'God called me': Idaho man's obedience leads…

16 Oct 2020
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