Nazarene Disaster Response

Super Typhoon Hagupit Weakening, But Still A Very Dangerous Storm

Philippines, Friday Morning, 12/05, 10:30 am PHT: Due to upper wind shears and a changing high pressure ridge, computer models are forecasting a reduction in strength and forward motion.  Here are bullet point highlights as of… Read More

Typhoon Hagupit Reaches Super Typhoon Status

Manila, Philippines:  The attention of Nazarene Disaster Response and Nazarene Compassionate Ministries is focused on the Central Pacific where Typhoon Hagupit has now reached Super Typhoon status as it moves westward toward the Philippines. [caption… Read More

Tropical Storm Hagupit Developing in Pacific – Forecast to Become Typhoon with Philippines in Path!

Western Pacific / Micronesia:  The Nazarene Disaster Response and Nazarene Compassionate Ministries teams are keeping a cautious eye on Tropical Storm Hagupit. Real Time Storm Track Updates The storm, which is currently in the Micronesian… Read More

A Year After Super Typhoon Yolanda…What’s Happening?

Eastern Visayas Region, Philippines:  Tacloban City was one of the areas most devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) when it made landfall on November 8th, 2013. And Now...One Year Later.. Many of the families who formerly… Read More

Nazarene Disaster Response Prepares Relief to Areas Hit Hard by Typhoon Rammasun

Manila, Philippines: While Typhoon Rammasun has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) the effects of this storm are still being felt, and will be for some time. Nazarene Disaster Response members were busy throughout… Read More

Typhoon Rammasun Reaches Category IV Strength, Vietnam / China in Path!

Southeast Asia: Typhoon Rammasun has passed the Philippines leaving at least 38 dead and much destruction in its wake.  It is reported to have impacted Manila with some of the strongest winds since 2006. Rammasun… Read More

Manila and Central Philippines Takes Direct Hit from Typhoon Rammasun – Situation Update – Prayers Needed

Trees were down at APNTS but no injuries or significant building damage were reported. Manila, Philippines:  Typhoon Rammasun (locally known as Glenda) swept across the Philippines on Wednesday, July 16th, leaving… Read More

Schools and Embassies Close, Evacuation Orders Issued as Typhoon Rammasun Makes Direct Path to Philippines!

Manila, Philippines.  Schools and embassies have closed and many evacuation orders have been issued, as Typhoon Rammasun, (locally known as Glenda) heads toward the Philippines. Manila flooding that resulted from rains in… Read More

Typhoon Neoguri Downgraded from Cat 5 to 4, Japan Braces For Arrival!

Update: 8-July-2014 Typhoon Neoguri has been downgraded from a Category 5 to 4 storm over the past 12 hours.  Please Continue to pray.  You can see updates at this link:   Japan: The Asia-Pacific Region… Read More

6.3 Magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Tonga!

Tonga, South Pacific:  The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake has struck northeast of the Tongan capital, Nuku'alofa, at around 7pm local time and registered a magnitude of 6.5.   There are no current… Read More