Australia New Zealand

Former New Zealand District Superintendent Passes Away

New Zealand: On 28 March 2017, Rev. Dr. Dwight Edward Neuenschwander, Sr., who served as the District Superintendent (DS) of the New Zealand District from 1980-1985, died at the age of 86 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma,… Read More

*** UPDATE: Cyclone Debbie Makes Landfall in Australia- Please Pray!

Australia: Cyclone Debbie, a Category Four storm, has made its landfall in Queensland, Australia. It has left buildings damaged and thousands of homes without power. With the storm expected to last for hours, people have been… Read More

Schedule of Asia-Pacific Region District Assembly Dates

ASIA-PACIFIC REGION CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE District Assembly Schedule 2016-2017 Date Field District November 2016 25-27 South Pacific Fiji 26-27 South Pacific  Vanuatu December 2016 29 Philippines Southern Tagalog 30 Philippines Eastern Visayas 30 Philippines Bicol… Read More

Prayers Needed for Team Member in Australia

Sydney, Australia: Please pray for Rev. Diler Barazinch of the Australia Southern District, who was taken to Auburn Hospital in Sydney on 1 February 2017, after experiencing a heart attack. It has been reported that… Read More

Update on Situation In New Zealand Following Earthquake!

Credit: Reuters New Zealand: Prayer Partners around the globe - thank you for praying! We just recently received the following update from the New Zealand District Superintendent, Dr. Neville Bartle: "The… Read More

Back to Basics (And A Little Bit Deeper)

Author Patrick, wife Sarah, and baby Elise. Currently making their home in Australia. Every Sunday as far back as I can remember, my entire family was up earlier than most for… Read More

Australian District Advisory Board, Former General Board Member Passes Away *** Update

Graeme and Pauline Sheppard Australia: Please pray for the family and many friends of District Advisory Board and Missional Leadership Team member & Australia-NZ Field Work & Witness Coordinator Graeme Sheppard, age… Read More

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks New Zealand. Update Received From Local Nazarene Churches!

New Zealand:  In the early hours of Monday morning 14 November 2016, an earthquake measuring 7.5 shook the Canterbury region of New Zealand’s South Island, and was felt as far north as Auckland in the North… Read More

NTC Brisbane Releases 2016 Promo Video!

Australia: Nazarene Theological College- Brisbane (NTC) recently released this year's promotional video. In this video, NTC Principal Rev. Rob Fringer talks about why you should study at NTC and join their community of students, leaders and pastors… Read More

In Christchurch NZ, Job and Ministry Opportunities Coincide!

New Zealand: It was a normal lunchtime in the city of Christchurch New Zealand on February 22, 2011. Suddenly a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck. The devastation to the city centre was huge and 183 people died. Many people… Read More