Philippine-Micronesia

Prayers for missionary in Saipan for the passing of his mother

Saipan, Micronesia: It is with deep sadness that we share of the passing on August 14 of Laurel Jean Bohall Burcher, mother of missionary David Burcher. She was 91 years old. David and his wife, Helen… Read More

Church Responds in the Midst of Conflict in Southern Philippines

  Southern Philippines:  On May 23, 2017, an armed-conflict erupted in a city in the southern part of the Philippines resulting in the displacement of nearly 360,000 people, about half of them children. Some, including… Read More

Game Changer

Cavite, Philippines:  Incorporating children and youth into our churches and intentionally discipling them in a personal relationship with Jesus, is a key component in growing our churches across the globe. Pastor Stephen Gualberto of the… Read More

Major Network Disruption After Lightning Strike at Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary.

APNTS, Manila:  The season for rain and storms has started in the Philippines, evidenced by a tremendous storm that rolled through the area surrounding the Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary this past Thursday, May 25th, resulting… Read More

*** 25-May Update: Fighting Breaks Out in Southern Philippines City – Please Pray!

Thousands are fleeing the fighting in Marawi City, Central Philippines. (Photo credit: Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images) Marawi City, Southern Philippines:  On Tuesday, May 23rd, fighting broke out in the Southern Philippines city… Read More

iLEAD 2017- A Children’s Leadership Summit

Cebu, Philippines: On April 24 2017, Visayan Nazarene Bible College (VNBC) became the hub for passionate and committed children and youth for Christ, as they hosted iLEAD– a 5-day Children’s Leadership… Read More

Prayer Request for the Behr Family- *UPDATE

Please pray for Aaron, the eldest son of Dan and Coralee Behr, who has been hospitalized in Ohio with a medical situation and is awaiting surgery. Dan and Coralee are currently serving at Asia-Pacific Nazarene… Read More

Philippines/Micronesia Hold Strategic Field Education Meeting

Manila, Philippines: On April 20-21, leaders from across the Philippines and Micronesia met at Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary (APNTS) for the Strategic Field Education Meeting. This important meeting laid the ground work for ministry preparation for… Read More

Former Missionary to the Philippines Passes Away

Nampa, Idaho: Retired missionary, Meryle Burkhart, transitioned to her heavenly home on Friday, April 21, 2017. She was 86. Meryle, together with husband Peter, pastored in Washington and Idaho, and served as missionaries in Guyana and the… Read More

APNTS Inaugurates 7th President

Manila, Philippines: Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary (APNTS) celebrated an historic event on March 27, 2017, as they inaugurated their 7th president, Dr. Bruce Oldham. Students, faculty, staff and guests witnessed this momentous occasion. Making the event… Read More