Nazarene Disaster Response

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Update from Philippine Field Office

An Unprecedented Level of Destruction UPDATE:  Saturday, November 9th, 2013, 6:30pm PHT Manila, Philippines: The Philippine Field Office (PFO) Disaster Response Rapid Assessment Team (DRRAT) has been meeting since early morning hours on Saturday, reviewing the… Read More

Super Typhoon Haiyan Fourth Most Powerful in World History Hits Philippines!

Central Philippines:  Super Typhoon Haiyan, the fourth strongest in world history, made landfall in the early morning hours of Friday, November 8th, 2013. Communications have been lost with those areas of the country hardest hit.… Read More

Philippines Directly in Path of Super Typhoon Haiyan!

 Latest Updated Weather Status Map Philippines, Central Visayas Region: Once again another major Typhoon has placed the Philippines squarely in its sights! Super Typhoon Haiyan, which started developing two days ago in the central Pacific, has… Read More

Young people giving of their time and talents to help with disaster response in Bohol, Philippines!

Bohol Province, Philippines: Young people, mainly Bible College students, have been the foundation of the Nazarene Disaster Response (NDR) team in Bohol, the Central Visayas island rocked by a 7.2 quake on Thursday 15 October.… Read More

Philippine Field Office Receives US$9,000 Grant from Samaritan’s Purse for Earthquake Relief.

Advance team gives status update to Stephen Gualberto, Philippine Micronesia Field Strategy Coordinator The Philippine Field Office (PFO) just announced the award of a US$9,000 grant from Samaritan's Purse, to be… Read More

On the ground in Bohol – staying and helping even after the media has moved on!

As they were winding down for the night in Tubigon, central Philippines. The relief supplies arrived by truck on the ferry, and additional supplies that could not fit on the truck were brought in by… Read More

Nazarene Disaster Response Teams on the ground in three locations simultaneously!

Philippines:  What happens when disaster strikes?  Nazarenes respond!  This has been the character of our church since its founding days.  We were born to be missional and being missional means putting actions to our words… Read More

7.1 Magnitude Earthquake strikes Central Philippines

Cebu Province, Philippines:   The Philippine Province of Cebu, about 570 kilometers (350 miles) south of Manila was rocked by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake at  8:12 Tuesday morning (8:12 pm Monday, Eastern U.S. Time).  It… Read More

Nazarene Disaster Response Teams continue to make huge impact in Zamboanga City, Philippines

Zamboanga City, Philippines:  While the Zamboanga City armed conflict is now officially over, the fallout of this tragic event that started during the first week of September will remain for many months if not years… Read More