Nazarene Disaster Response

Earthquake Strikes Osaka, Japan

Photo Credit: Yohei Nishimura / AP On the morning of 18 June 2018, an earthquake hit the city of Osaka in Japan. The earthquake, which had a magnitude of 5.9, killed… Read More

NCM Responds to Need in Papua New Guinea

Monday, March 24th A devastating flood swept through the Jiwaka province in northern Papua New Guinea. Some villages were swept away by the flood waters, and at least three people are determined to have died in… Read More

Project Biliran Recovery: “Biliran is for Christ”

“Biliran is for Christ” is the battle-cry as the mission team led by Sta. Fe Church of the Nazarene stepped in the province for the first time with prayers that out of the initial approach,… Read More

Tropical Cyclone Gita hit Tonga

Photo by: Wikimedia.org Kingdom of  Tonga: Tropical Cyclone Gita hammered Nuku'alofa, capital of Tonga in the evening of February 12 with heavy winds up to 215 km per hour (134 mph)… Read More

Church responds to those affected by volcanic eruption

Bicol, Philippines: On January 22, Mayon Volcano in the province of Albay in the Philippines erupted with heavy ashfall. Around 80,000 people or 20,000 families living near the Philippines' most active volcano were pre-emptively evacuated… Read More

Mayon Volcano Continues to Cause Concern

Photo Credit: ABS-CBN (Jeff Canoy) Bicol, Philippines:  At around 1 PM on January 22, Mayon Volcano in the province of Albay in the Philippines erupted anew with heavy ash fall. Located… Read More

NCM requests Crisis Care Kits as churches provide aid to disaster victims

Thousands of Crisis Care Kits (CCKs) have been sent to south Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and more are headed to south Florida as Hurricane Irma approaches. These disasters have virtually emptied Nazarene… Read More

Hurricane Irma cuts catastrophic path

Three Nazarene churches in St. Martin were severely damaged by the catastrophic winds. (AP photo)   Hurricane Irma is moving north after leaving a wake of destruction in the Caribbean starting on Wednesday. While some islands… Read More

Deadly floods sweep through South Asia

Nazarenes provide disaster aid in Bangladesh   Extraordinarily heavy monsoon rains have devastated areas in South Asia recently, including Bangladesh, India, and Nepal. More than 1,200 people have died in the… Read More

Hurricane Harvey forces thousands of Gulf Coast residents from homes

Harvey submerged Interstate highway 45 in Houston with record, widespread flooding on August 27 (Reuters photo). Over the weekend, Hurricane Harvey slammed into the coast of Texas as a category-4 storm.… Read More