Urgent Prayer Requests

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

PNG Nazarene Hospital Staff and Leaders asking for your prayers.

God answering prayers - Hospital Re-opens! See end of story for update. Kudjip, Papua New Guinea:  Please pray for Kudjip Nazarene Hospital and Melanesia Nazarene Teacher’s College in Papua New Guinea.  Four men who had previously… Read More

Focused prayer requested for the Melanesia-South Pacific Field

Updated Prayer Request as of October 14th   Papua New Guinea: Melanesia-South Pacific Field Strategy Coordinator, Harmon Schmelzenbach, has requested specific focused prayer for the national leaders, missionary staff, and government officials in Papua New Guinea.… Read More

Philippines spared major disaster as Typhoon Nari sweeps across islands

  Manila, Philippines:  We are praising God here in the Philippines, as Typhoon Nari quickly swept across the area of central Luzon in the early morning hours of Saturday, October 12th without causing near the… Read More

Tyhpoon Nari (Santi) has intensified in past 12 hours – Philippines in Path

Typhoon Nari (Santi) Update from Manila  October 11th, 2013 Link to most current updated tropical storm map Manila, Philippines:  Torrential rains have been falling on Manila since around 3 pm local time today (Thursday) with… Read More

Missionary has emergency appendectomy – please pray for recovery.

Prayer is requested for Jill Riggins who is recovering in a hospital in Manila, Philippines, after an emergency appendectomy on September 19.   Jill and her husband Scot serve as missionaries in the Philippines.  … Read More

Nazarene Disaster Response Team Arrives in Zamboanga

Number of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) is increasing daily. Zamboanga City, Philippines: The six member Nazarene Disaster Reponse (NDR) Team has arrived safely in Zamboanga City. The Philippine Department of Social Work… Read More

Nazarene Disaster Response Team Now Enroute to Zamboanga Conflict

Zamboanga City, Philippines:  As of Monday, September 16th, a Nazarene Disaster Response (NDR) team, comprised of six Philippine Nationals representing the Eastern Visayas and Western Mindanao Districts, is enroute to the major area of conflict… Read More

Pastor Ricky Fabella Needs Your Prayers!

Praying over Pastor Ricky Antipolo, Philippines:  On September 8th, the congregation of Grace Church of the Nazarene, gathered around twenty-eight year old Pastor Ricky Fabella and lifted him to the Lord… Read More

Nazarenes Fleeing as Armed Conflict Escalates in Southern Philippines

Armed Conflict in Zamboanga City has Nazarenes evacuating. Photo Credit: News.yahoo.com *** Updates as they become available are at the end of the story. Zamboanga City, Philippines:  In the early morning… Read More