After Rania's* mother was caught in the crossfire of fighting military parties, her newborn almost died, and her husband left her in a foreign country, Rania finally found a loving, safe community through the Church of the Nazarene in Zagreb, Croatia.
Pastor Justin Oberndorfer and his wife, Sarah, of Gracepoint Church of the Nazarene in Shawnee Mission, Kansas, are working to build a foster care community in the Kansas City metropolitan area to combat the area's rising foster care shortage.
When Annabel and Shahade Twal moved to Jerusalem, they had no idea that Annabelle's fluency in German and Shahade's fluency in Arabic would lead to a weekly German tutoring class for children and an Arabic Bible study for adults.
The Well Health Center was built after the Church of the Nazarene in Cactus, Texas, saw a need for health care in the Cactus community. The faith-based non-profit clinic helps people who might not have access to health care facilities otherwise by offering an accessible and low-income option to...
Nearly 70 homes were destroyed in a landslide that swept through La Paz, Bolivia. More than 300 people are sleeping in tents at a local soccer field, and four people remain missing and are presumed to be trapped in the debris.
Global Mission Director Dr. Verne Ward told the 2015 Africa Regional Convention that the church's goal is for there to be zero people groups who do not have a Christian witness among them.
“We cannot get comfortable right where we are," he said. "We have to identify with those who are unreached."