Melanesia South Pacific

Passing the Torch

Dr. Jim Radcliffe served 33 years as a surgeon at Kudjip Nazarene Hospital in the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG). When he spoke in churches during his home assignment tours in the United… Read More

NCM Responds to Need in Papua New Guinea

Monday, March 24th A devastating flood swept through the Jiwaka province in northern Papua New Guinea. Some villages were swept away by the flood waters, and at least three people are determined to have died in… Read More

Former missionary to Solomon Islands passes away

Oklahoma City: Former missionary to the Solomon Islands, Nancy Jane Miller went home to be with her Creator on Friday, March 30, 2018.  She was 66. Nancy Jane Sides Miller was born on November 15,… Read More

From Texas to Vanuatu: God’s Unexpected Call

Jim & Linda Dortch Vanuatu:  It was June 2017 during the General Assembly and Conventions in Indianapolis when Linda “just happened” to sit on a bench in the Asia-Pacific Region booth.… Read More

Healed to Serve

Papua New Guinea: Thirty years ago on a Thursday evening, a young surgeon newly arrived at the Kudjip Hospital station in the heart of the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, was getting ready to bring… Read More

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hit Papua New Guinea

Southern Highlands, Papua New Guinea: A magnitude 7.5 earthquake strike Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands province.  This is the strongest earthquake to hit PNG in almost a century.  It has claimed 31 lives so far… Read More

Tropical Cyclone Gita hit Tonga

Photo by: Wikimedia.org Kingdom of  Tonga: Tropical Cyclone Gita hammered Nuku'alofa, capital of Tonga in the evening of February 12 with heavy winds up to 215 km per hour (134 mph)… Read More

10th Melanesia Nazarene Youth Congress and Crusade

On December 11-14th, 2017 around 1,300 young people gathered in Lae Papua New Guinea for the 10th Melanesia Nazarene Youth Congress and Crusade (MNYCC). Young people aged 18 and below [caption… Read More

Prayer Requested for Dr. Katherine Radcliffe, missionary to Papua New Guinea

Please pray for the fast recovery of Dr. Katherine Radcliffe. She had a surgery last Tuesday, January 16th to remove her thyroid gland and a parathyroid gland after discovering a large nodule and being diagnosed… Read More

Kudjip Mourns Loss of Deputy Director of Nursing

In the morning of September 23, Regina Kintak went home to be with the Lord. Regina was Deputy Director of Nursing at the Nazarene General Hospital in Kudjip, Papua New Guinea. For 33 years, she worked… Read More