Church Planting

Local church opens doors to refugee community

How We Connected with the Iranian Refugee Community Pastor Paul Spanos of Thornbury Community Church (TCC) in a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, walked into the local council a few years ago and asked how the… Read More

GS Emeritus Stan Toler passes away

General Superintendent Emeritus Stan Toler passed away 18 November after battling cancer for the past year. He was 67. He was reportedly surrounded by his loving family at the time of his passing. "Dr. Stan… Read More

Nazarene presence officially recognized in Singapore

In late 2005, then Regional Director Rev. Verne Ward began to explore the possibility of moving the Asia-Pacific Regional Office from Manila, Philippines, to Singapore. Located just off the southern tip of Malaysia, this city… Read More

Nazarene work in Mongolia officially recognized by denomination

In 2017, the Church of the Nazarene officially recognized the presence of the Nazarene church in Mongolia, where God has been growing a team of international Nazarenes who have faithfully helped to establish this presence.… Read More

Going Beyond Borders & Barriers – Land in Restricted Access Area..Urgent Need

Asia-Pacific Region: An urgent need has arisen in a restricted access area for partners to help with the continuation of a very strategic project. Funds are being raised to secure a 20-year land lease allowing us to… Read More

3 Years Old and Growing Fast!

Pastor Steven and his wife with church members digging out the area where the permanent church building will be. Highlands, Papua New Guinea:  Rev. Steven and his wife Kakil have been… Read More

Church Family Growing – New Church in Myanmar!

Tahan Zone, Myanmar:  A great celebration was held on Sunday, February 12th, as another church was organized in Myanmar.  The Gosen Church of the Nazarene, is located 9 miles outside of Kalaymyo in a location… Read More

High-Flying Organic Church Recognized in the Philippines

Manila, Philippines:  So just what is Church?  If you were asked that question you might think of a building, walls, projection screens, pews or chairs, a sanctuary or auditorium... or... a Motocross Race Track?? On… Read More

God’s Kingdom Is More Important Than Any Lines We Draw

Western Highlands Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea is a country of wild beauty and warm people, a place steeped in tradition and superstition.   Tribalism and family lines invariably inform life decisions. In the… Read More

Reaching Out Through Networking – Part of the Mission of God

Singapore: Collaborative networking is essential for strategic missional objectives. After prayer and fasting God directed us to reach the Myanmar people group living in Singapore. Pastors Hnema and Mafinga currently studying at APNTS, Dr. Bill… Read More