Melanesia South Pacific

A Short Gift of Time…

Kudjip Nazarene Hospital:  He was 18. He was a strong, muscular young man, who had his whole life in front of him. He developed a fever, and a few days later his eyes turned yellow… Read More

Prayer Requested for Harmon Schmelzenbach Senior *** Update 03- Feb

Prayer is requested for Harmon Schmelzenbach Sr. currently residing with his wife in Florida.   He has been dealing with the deteriorating effects of Parkinson’s and has been taken to the hospital with a possible… Read More

Bad Accident…But God-Ordained Outcome!

A baby bilum outside the church Papua New Guinea (PNG):  Tui is 18 months old and like most 18 month olds, he takes naps during the day. In PNG, not every… Read More

Be the Face of Love in Kudjip…a Chance To Submit A Personal Greeting!

Nazarene Health Ministries:  Many of you know that the Nazarene Hospital in Kudjip, Papua New Guinea,  only runs at the level that it does because of the generosity of God’s people. You likely already know… Read More

First-Ever Graduating Class of South Pacific Nazarene Theological College Celebrated!

Vanuatu, South Pacific: “This is a big thing in my life, and for my family, and for my island, and for the whole country of Vanuatu!” says new graduate Joe Malikum. That 'big thing' is… Read More

Supply Shortage at Kudjip Nazarene Hospital – Please Pray!

Kudjip, Papua New Guinea:  One of the realities of serving in a remote, resource-challenged setting, is getting necessary supplies when and where they are needed. Dr. Scott Dooley, Administrator for the Kudjip Nazarene Hospital just… Read More

** Update ** Mango Tree Respite Center Requesting Prayer for Critically Ill Mother of 4

Kingdom of Tonga, South Pacific, 26-Nov:  The Mango Tree Respite Center Team is requesting urgent prayer for the mother of one of the children they work with. See 4-December Update Below Fipe is 25 years old… Read More

Nazarene Health Ministries Requests Prayer for Possible Looming Financial Situation

Papua New Guinea (PNG):  Please pray for Nazarene Health Ministries in Papua New Guinea. Rural Health Services are vital to the people of the highlands of Papua New Guinea. Recently announced… Read More


Kudjip Nazarene Hospital, Papua New Guinea (PNG):   Dr. Erin Meier is one of our long-term mission doctors serving at Kudjip Nazarene Hospital.  Follow along as Dr. Erin shares this touching story about compassion. "One of my… Read More

Answered Prayer – Rain Falling in Papua New Guinea!

Kudjip, Papua New Guinea:  We are praising God this morning as social media messages began flowing out of Papua New Guinea around October 28th: Read: Wells are dry, gardens have died, drought worsens in Papua… Read More