Urgent Prayer Requests

Mother of Asia-Pacific Missionary Passes – Please Pray

Mrs. Glenna Joy Shmidt, 94, of Chillicothe, Ohio, passed away on April 22, 2016, in Columbus, Ohio. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Donald A. Shmidt. Mrs. Shmidt was the mother of… Read More

Father of Asia-Pacific Missionary Passes – Please Pray

Calvin Wayne Bucher, the father of missionary Dave Bucher, passed away in DeSoto, Texas on April 27 at the age of 87. Dave Bucher writes of his father: “Daddy was brought up in the Free… Read More

Prayer Requested for Sam Yangmi

Southeast Asia Field:  Please continue to pray for Samuel Yangmi, who suffered from a hemorrhage and impaired vision in his left eye last week. Thankfully, the doctor did not see any new damage; a natural degeneration… Read More

Message from South America Regional Director – Special Prayer for Ecuador April 25-May 1

South America: Below is a special message from South America Regional Director Christian Sarmiento. Let us all join him and the rest of the world in prayer for our brothers and sisters in Ecuador. Find out… Read More

Pray for South Sudan – Nazarenes Missing

Australia:   The pastor of our South Sudan Church of the Nazarene at Mount Waverley, Melbourne, Australia, (Pastor Stephen) has recently returned from a trip to South Sudan. Pastor Stephen found that as many as… Read More

Earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador – Special Video Report

WMC NEWS : Japan, Ecuador Earthquake (April2016) from Asia-Pacific Nazarene on Vimeo. How to help Pray Please pray for local church leaders as they lead the disaster response efforts. Pray for those grieving the loss… Read More

7.0 Earthquake Hits Southern Japan. *** UPDATE – Reports from Japan Pastors

Japan:  At approximately 01:25am on Saturday, April 16th, another major earthquake struck southern Japan. See end of story for updates from Japan Pastors The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the latest quake struck just west-southwest of… Read More

Western Side of “Ring of Fire” Rocked by Earthquakes – Please Pray!

Asia-Pacific Region:  Multiple significant earthquakes and subsequent aftershocks rocked the western side of the Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire Thursday, April 14th. Vanuatu (6.4), Myanmar (6.9), and Japan (6.2) have been the most heavily affected in… Read More

Australians Connecting with Nazarenes Around the World to Making Christlike Disciples in Greece

Greece: In March, 11 Nazarenes from Australia, Portugal and Spain formed a team for a vision prayer tour in Greece, with the hopes of establishing a registered ministry for the Church of the Nazarene there. … Read More

Following Jesus Into the Margins

Southern Philippines (Engage Magazine):  In May 2014, I moved to Zamboanga City, a 12-hour bus ride from my hometown in the Philippines. I had just graduated from university. I wasn’t sure what I was getting… Read More