Nazarene Disaster Response

Deadly floods sweep through South Asia

Nazarenes provide disaster aid in Bangladesh   Extraordinarily heavy monsoon rains have devastated areas in South Asia recently, including Bangladesh, India, and Nepal. More than 1,200 people have died in the… Read More

Hurricane Harvey forces thousands of Gulf Coast residents from homes

Harvey submerged Interstate highway 45 in Houston with record, widespread flooding on August 27 (Reuters photo). Over the weekend, Hurricane Harvey slammed into the coast of Texas as a category-4 storm.… 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 the… Read More

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes Central Philippines

Leyte, Philippines: On Thursday, July 6th, 2017, the central Philippines island of Leyte was struck by a magnitude 6.5 earthquake.  This was the same area devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda in November of 2013. According… Read More

Discipling the Broken: A Compassionate Ministries Summit

Philippines: You are invited to the upcoming Nazarene Compassionate Ministries (NCM) Summits entitled, "Discipling the Broken." The first summit will be held on February 20-22 at Visayan Nazarene Bible College (VNBC) in Cebu City for Visayan… Read More

NCM Disaster Preparedness Conference on the Sealands Field

Yogyakarta, Indonesia: January 30 – February 3, 2017, the Sealands Field, in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Nazarene Compassionate Ministries (NCM), hosted a disaster preparedness conference on the Indonesia Nazarene Theological College (INTC) campus. Over 220 participants… Read More

Responding to Local Disasters With the Love of Jesus!

Cainta, Philippines: On June 3, 2016, a huge fire broke out in a Barangay (smallest administrative division) outside of the capital city of Manila. Bagong Silang, Barangay San Juan, Cainta Rizal, is home to more than… Read More

Bicol Region Recovery Underway from Christmas Day Typhoon

Linao Church of the Nazarene Bicol Region, Philippines: Christmas Day is typically a day of peace and joy as families gather together. This past Christmas was anything but peaceful in the Bicol… Read More

Tropical Storm “Nock-Ten” Intensifying to Cat 3 Typhoon – Landfall Forecast for Philippines on Christmas Day!

Various agencies' computer modeling for forecast track. Manila, Philippines:  Christmas Day is just two days away and so is Tropical Storm "Nock-Ten."  TS Nock-Ten began developing on December 22nd, and is… Read More

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks New Zealand. Update Received From Local Nazarene Churches!

New Zealand:  In the early hours of Monday morning 14 November 2016, an earthquake measuring 7.5 shook the Canterbury region of New Zealand’s South Island, and was felt as far north as Auckland in the North… Read More