Philippine-Micronesia

APNTS Celebrates 33rd Anniversary!

Manila: On November 17th, Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary (APNTS) celebrated the 33rd anniversary of its official opening in 1983. The seminary held a campus-wide celebration where students, faculty, and alumni from around the world worshipped in prayer,… Read More

New Field Education Coordinator For Philippines-Micronesia

Manila, Philippines: The 15th of November was an exciting day as a familiar family re-joined the team in the Philippines! The Ackerman's, (David, Rhonda and their daughter Shan) are not new to Missions or to… Read More

Super Typhoon Haima (Lawin) Passes Over Philippines – Nazarene Churches Responding

Manila, Philippines: Typhoon Haima (locally known as Lawin) passed over the northern Philippines in the early morning hours of Thursday, October 20th, making it the twelfth typhoon to hit the Philippines this year. There was… Read More

Super Typhoon, Second Typhoon in 4 Days, Takes Aim At Philippines!

Manila, Philippines:  Typhoon Sarika, which passed over the Philippines on Sunday, left at least two dead and at the peak of the storm, 240,000 people without power.  Now another Super Typhoon (in less than 7 days)… Read More

Tropical Storm Sarika Expected to Make Landfall and Typhoon Status in Philippines

Manila, Philippines: Tropical Storm Sarika is currently off the east coast of the Philippines, tracking westerly.  It is anticipated that it will reach typhoon status in the early morning hours of Saturday, continuing its track over… Read More

VNBC Elects New President

Cebu City, Philippines: It is with great joy as we announce that Visayan Nazarene Bible College (VNBC) has elected Rev. Larnie Sam A. Tabuena as its new president. Rev. Tabuena has excellent educational background in various fields such… Read More

*** UPDATE- Daughter of Missionary Family Hospitalized with Pneumonia – Please Pray!

Manila, Philippines: Please pray for Audrey Riggins, 2 year old daughter of missionaries Scot and Jill Riggins, as she is currently hospitalized in Manila, Philippines, with pneumonia. We praise God that as of today (Sept. 29th)… Read More

Mother of Team Member from the Philippines Passes Away- Please Pray.

Manila, Philippines: The Asia-Pacific Team was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Adelyn "Dixie" McGinley on September 23, 2016. Dixie was the mother of Sherry Shmidt, who is currently serving at Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary (APNTS)… Read More

Metro Manila Pastor Joins Our Maker

Philippines: It is with deep regret as we received word on the passing of Honorio "Norie" Mateo, Sr, who succumbed peacefully early morning of September 27, 2016. Ptr. Norie was one of the highly respected pillars of the Church of… Read More

Incoming APNTS President Visits Campus

Manila, Philippines: Incoming President of Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary (APNTS) Dr. Bruce Oldham arrived in Manila Tuesday evening and will be staying on campus until next week. Read:Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary Announces New President According to Dr.… Read More