News

Philippines Increasing Efforts to Equip the Whole Church for Ministry

For several years, the Philippine Church of the Nazarene has placed a high priority on Theological Education by Extension. As a result they are seeing a tremendous increase not only in the number of ministers deployed,… Read More

Filipino Nazarenes Join National Christian Advocacy for Filipino Children

On May 5th, Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary and Nazarene Compassionate Ministries joined a collaborative, national effort called, "4/14 Window Pilipinas" to address the needs of children. The event brought together denominations, ministries, and community organizations… Read More

Regional Conference Information

Venue: Manila, Philippines. Dates: 26 - 30 October 2011 • Arrive by the afternoon of Wednesday, 26 October 2011. • Conference will begin with the evening meal on 26 October 2011. • Conference will conclude with a… Read More

APNTS Concludes Another Year of “Bridging Cultures for Christ”

April 2 was a day of both laughter and tears, as APNTS conferred and hooded 19 students with their Masters Degrees.  These students now join the 540 Graduates of the APNTS Alumni Association.  The graduates… Read More

The Northern Thailand Nazarene Family Stands Firm

Over 300 Nazarenes from 11 churches gathered together for the 6th Family Camp for the Northern Thailand District held at the Pasak Village March 28-31, 2011. Newly elected District Superintendent and missionary, Rev. Kent Pelton,… Read More

VOICE-Philippines (Values Orientation In Classroom Education)

Invest in the children of the community to bring about transformation for the nation is the purpose of the VOICE-Philippines Adopt a School program. VOICE-Philippines (Values Orientation In Classroom Education) presented an informational seminar regarding… Read More

New Nazarene Manual Now Available in Chinese

After 4-1/2 months of work, a committee of ten people from four countries (Taiwan, Hong Kong, the US, and Singapore) completed the 2009-2013 edition of the Nazarene Manual in Traditional Chinese.  Committee members were able… Read More

Asia-Pacific Nazarene Educator Graduates to Glory

Dr. Julie (Macainan) Detalo, President of Visayan Nazarene Bible College in Cebu, Philippines, passed away at 9:50 AM local time yesterday morning, Wednesday, 16 March. She had been battling an aggressive form of cancer that… Read More

APNTS joins with the International Community in a Commitment Against Trafficking in Persons

On March 15th, Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary reaffirmed the Church's commitment to stand against exploitation and oppression at the “Commitment Day Against Trafficking in Persons.” The event drew a host of significant political and civic… Read More

JAPAN RECOVERY UPDATE: Thursday, 17 March

Taken from a chat conversation with Dr. Makoto "Mark" Sakamoto, President of Japan Nazarene Theological Seminary  As the number of people reported dead or missing as a result of last Friday's earthquake and tsunami tops… Read More