Nazarene Disaster Response

Tropical Cyclone Winston Reaches Category 4/5 Status – Now Headed Directly for Fiji!

Kingdom of Tonga:  Melanesia South Pacific Field leadership is keeping a close eye on Tropical Cyclone Winston, which has been churning in the South Pacific over the past week. Situation Updates Added to the End… Read More

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Southern Taiwan – Saturday PM Update

Tainan, Taiwan: According to earthquaketrack.com a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the southern region of Taiwan at 3:57 am, local time (19:57 UTC). earthquaketrack.com Early reports from BBC News are that several buildings… Read More

NCM Myanmar Disaster Response News

Myanmar: July 2015, heavy monsoon rain poured into Myanmar, causing rivers and creeks to overflow, flooding the low lying areas around the waterways. The flooding has become the worst natural disaster in Myanmar history -… Read More

The aftermath of Typhoon Koppu

Philippines: Typhoon Koppu (local name: Lando) has already weakened from a tropical depression into a low-pressure area, but the aftermath of its devastation when it hit the country last weekend still lingers at present. Typhoon Koppu devastates… Read More

Typhoon Koppu devastates the Philippines- Please pray!

Philippines: Filipinos from the islands of Luzon experienced the wrath of typhoon Koppu as it made its landfall early morning on Sunday, October 18. Locally named Lando, the typhoon was strongly felt during the last two days,… Read More

NCM Monitoring as New Storm Threatens Taiwan, Japan, and China ** Update

Asia-Pacific Region:  The Asia-Pacific Region Communications and Compassionate Ministries offices are closely monitoring the development of yet another storm in the Western Pacific. **Update**  3 reported dead and more than 350 injured in Taiwan while… Read More

Village Buried by Mud Flow – Pray for Myanmar!

Tuikhin Zang Village, Myanmar:  On August 28th, at around 3 am local time, mud from a mountain began flowing through the village of Tuikhin Zang, one of the villages in the Kalaymyo Township, eastern Myanmar.… Read More

Two Typhoons Head Into Asia-Pacific Region!

Asia-Pacific Region:  Please keep the nations of the Asia-Pacific in your prayers this weekend! Two major typhoons, Goni and Atsani, are churning in the Pacific.  Goni is currently over the northern Philippines bringing significant rain… Read More

Typhoon Soudelor Update from Saipan. Thank You For Your Prayers!

Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands:  On August 2, 2015, Typhoon Soudelor swept over the small island of Saipan, leaving a swath of destruction in its path. Team members, Dave and HelenAnn Bucher have arrived back on… Read More

Five Months Post Cyclone Pam…Vanuatu Recovering. Thank You For Your Prayers and Partnership!

Port Vila, Vanuatu:  The face of Vanuatu was drastically changed in the aftermath of Cyclone Pam's devastating passage on March 13th, 2015. Cyclone Pam Devastates Vanuatu Islands David and Sylvia Potter, who just returned to… Read More