Tag Archives: Nazarene

Spain church overcomes cultural barriers


“Jorge credits his church’s comparative success in reaching the Spanish to two things: the members don’t perceive one another as immigrants or natives but simply as brothers and sisters, and the congregation has taken an active concern in building intentional … Continue reading

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Bucharest congregation integrates trafficking survivors into the life of the church


Open Door – a shelter for trafficked young women in Romania – opened a year ago, through the leadership of Monica, a Nazarene church leader in Bucharest. The new shelter is currently home to five women in their 20s, all … Continue reading

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Patients in Papua New Guinea get new hands


“Seeing patients without a finger or two is pretty common in Papua New Guinea.  Many folks lose them in injuries with bush knives, or chop them off themselves as a sign of grief when a loved one has died….”   Read … Continue reading

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The Open Door


A normal house in an ordinary neighborhood of Romania is a place where life transformation is slowly unfolding. Nazarenes are ministering to the needs of women who have been victimized by human traffi…Read More

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Philippines update: Damaged churches put others first


The Church of the Nazarene continues to help serve the 13 million people in the Philippines affected by Typhoon Haiyan.   Read More

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Churches reach out to communities after Midwest tornadoes


The U.S. Midwest experienced a string of deadly tornadoes on Sunday that flattened neighborhoods and left at least eight people dead.   Read More

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Philippines earthquake leaves Nazarene families without homes


The death toll rose to more than 175 in the week after the October 15 earthquake in Cebu Province, Philippines. At least 50 Nazarene families’ homes were damaged, and those not destroyed will need major repair.   Read More

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Restaurant ministry meets needs in Peru


An American style café may seem out of place on the streets of Cusco, Peru. That’s exactly why The Meeting Place, a 100-percent nonprofit café run by missionaries Scott and Teri Englund, is so effective.   Read More

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Dual Approach to Disaster Response Reaches Many in Need


Tension is starting to ease in Oklahoma as the tornado season passes after multiple devastating tornadoes. At 2.6 miles wide and with winds measuring almost 300 miles per hour, the National Weather Service upgraded May 31’s tornado to an EF5, … Continue reading

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Freda


7 months ago Freda was laying on a stretcher in a MAF plane as Dr. Bill and Mr. David (anesthesia) took turns squeezing a bag to breath air into her lungs.  Read More

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