Chinese Ministries

Updates Received From Taiwan as Super Typhoon Nepartak Passes Overhead

Taiwan:  Throughout the course of Thursday night and Friday (local time) we have been receiving reports from our church leadership regarding the conditions in Taiwan. Taiwan’s first major tropical storm of the season made landfall… Read More

Taiwan Braces for Landfall of Super Typhoon Nepartak

Taiwan:  The Taiwanese Government and people continue to brace for the landfall of the Region's first Super Typhoon of the 2016 season. As of mid afternoon Thursday, Nepartak was packing sustained winds of 175 mph… Read More

Nepartak (Butchoy) Hits Super Typhoon Status – Heading Directly Toward Taiwan

Asia-Pacific Region:  The first category 5-equivalent storm of the northwest pacific typhoon season, Super Typhoon Nepartak (locally known as Butchoy) has reached sustained winds of 160 mph (257 kph) with gusts of 195 mph (314… Read More

Tropical Storm Nepartak Building to Typhoon Status in Western Pacific

Asia-Pacific Region:  As of Monday morning, July 4th, PHT,  tropical storm Nepartak was located in the Western Pacific south west of Guam, moving on a northwesterly track, expected to reach typhoon strength by Tuesday morning.… Read More

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Southern Taiwan – Saturday PM Update

Tainan, Taiwan: According to earthquaketrack.com a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the southern region of Taiwan at 3:57 am, local time (19:57 UTC). earthquaketrack.com Early reports from BBC News are that several buildings… Read More

NCM Monitoring as New Storm Threatens Taiwan, Japan, and China ** Update

Asia-Pacific Region:  The Asia-Pacific Region Communications and Compassionate Ministries offices are closely monitoring the development of yet another storm in the Western Pacific. **Update**  3 reported dead and more than 350 injured in Taiwan while… Read More

Church Growth Conference Held In Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan:  July 14-16, more than 50 pastors and leaders convened on the campus of the Taiwan Nazarene Theological College, to hold their first Church Growth Conference in recent history. The three-day event featured workshops on… Read More

Thousands Evacuated from Eastern China as Typhoon Chan-hom Approaches!

Asia-Pacific:   According to Channel News Asia,  thousands were evacuated from eastern China in preparation for the approach of Typhoon Chan-hom which left five dead in the Philippines earlier in the week after heavy rains.… Read More

Taiwan Braces for Arrival of Category 4 Typhoon Chan-hom as Storms Move Through Pacific Islands

Western Pacific:  Nazarene Churches in Taipei are keeping a close eye on Typhoon Chan-hom, as it makes its way northwestward toward Southeast Asia. Click on image for live storm update from Weatherunderground.com… Read More

Northwest Nazarene University Hosts Students from Korea Nazarene University, and China College and High Schools, for Summer English Institute!

Asia-Pacific Region:  Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) is calling this their largest ever group for the Summer English Institute (SEI). This will be the forth time now that international students have been welcomed to the campus… Read More