Japan District

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

Typhoon Chaba Lashes South Korea- Your Prayers are Needed!

South Korea: Our prayers go out to South Korea as Typhoon Chaba left a trail of destruction in the cities of Busan, Ulsan and Jeju Island. Photo credit: AccuWeather.com The typhoon hit South… Read More

NYI Japan District Convention 2016

The quadrennial NYI Japan District Convention was held from the 16th of September to the 19th, in Hiroshima, Japan. Even though the organizers were expecting a maximum of 50 attendees, the final group was slightly… Read More

Typhoon Meranti Pummels Taiwan and China, Another One On the Way- Please Pray!

Asia-Pacific: Typhoon Meranti left devastation and ruin in Asia-Pacific, particularly in Taiwan and China. Storm damage is seen near Fugang fishing port in Southern Taiwan. Considered as a super typhoon, Typhoon Meranti hit… Read More

Prayer Requested for Japan District Nazarene Youth International Camp

Japan District: Please pray for the Japan District NYI Camp that will be held this week, September 16 - 19, in Hiroshima, Japan.  Organizers were hoping for 50 participants from across the district.   Currently,… Read More

A Tragically Short Yet Eternal Investment: 50 Years Ago this Month…

Japan: The passing of time can cause us to forget the sacrifices made by those who have gone before. This month, we remember a young Nazarene missionary family who, during their short term of service on… Read More

Asia-Pacific Global Missionaries on Home Stretch – Please Pray.

Asia-Pacific Region:  Where do the years go?  Tomo and Ceny Hirahara have been faithfully serving as missionaries in Thailand on the Southeast Asia Field since 1999, and though their hearts are still passionate for the… Read More

Earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador – Special Video Report

WMC NEWS : Japan, Ecuador Earthquake (April2016) from Asia-Pacific Nazarene on Vimeo. How to help Pray Please pray for local church leaders as they lead the disaster response efforts. Pray for those grieving the loss… Read More

7.0 Earthquake Hits Southern Japan. *** UPDATE – Reports from Japan Pastors

Japan:  At approximately 01:25am on Saturday, April 16th, another major earthquake struck southern Japan. See end of story for updates from Japan Pastors The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the latest quake struck just west-southwest of… Read More

Western Side of “Ring of Fire” Rocked by Earthquakes – Please Pray!

Asia-Pacific Region:  Multiple significant earthquakes and subsequent aftershocks rocked the western side of the Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire Thursday, April 14th. Vanuatu (6.4), Myanmar (6.9), and Japan (6.2) have been the most heavily affected in… Read More