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Madagascar school aims to empower students

Madagascar missionaries Ronald and Shelly Miller expected five students to enroll in the Living Hope School's first semester. They got 18.

NTS-Indonesia announces new rector

Nazarene Theological College-Indonesia recently announced the installation of Stephanus Hartoyo as the college's new rector.

In Memoriam

Notices received March 2-6.

Flags of the Nations: Madagascar

Each week, the Church of the Nazarene's Global Ministry Center proudly flies a flag of one of the many nations in which the denomination is present in ministry. This week's flag: Madagascar, Africa Region. Click "read more" for more information about the Church of the Nazarene in Madagascar, including what year the church entered the country and how many members there are today.

JFHP seeks candidates for development officer position

JESUS Film Harvest Partners announced an open development officer position.

NTS Multi-Campus Seminary expands to Point Loma

Nazarene Theological Seminary announced courses for its Master of Divinity degree will begin being offered on the campus of Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, California, this summer.

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Olivet’s accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission this month reauthorized Olivet Nazarene University's institutional accreditation, culminating the extensive self-study process the university undertakes every 10 years for accreditation.

Argentina pastor remembered

Hugo Olveira, a pastor and professor, passed away February 8 due to respiratory failure.

Argentina Litoral District elects new superintendent

Enrique Sardielo was elected superintendent of the Argentina Litoral District January 19.

NBC offers ethnic scholarships through Multicultural Ministries

Nazarene Bible College and the USA/Canada Region's Multicultural Ministries Office launched a new program at this month's Mission 2015 Conference in Kansas City, Missouri.

Myanmar church members host home children's ministries

Less than 4 percent of the population of Myanmar (Burma), where other religions have been dominant for centuries, is considered Christian.

India pastor passes away while preparing for JESUS film showing

Biprosh Devsharma, a pastor and JESUS Film leader, passed away this month at the age of 30. Devsharma was on the roof of a home setting up for a JESUS film presentation when he fell, causing severe injuries.

Update: Prayer requested for Nazarenes in Asia-Pacific city

The Asia-Pacific Region Office received the following report from the Sealands Field regarding last week's prayer request for three families:

Flags of the Nations: Liberia

Each week, the Church of the Nazarene's Global Ministry Center proudly flies a flag of one of the many nations in which the denomination is present in ministry. This week's flag: Liberia, Africa Region. Click "read more" for more information about the Church of the Nazarene in Liberia, including what year the church entered the country and how many members there are today.

In Memoriam

Notices received February 23-27.

Retiring missionaries recognized at 92nd General Board

Global Mission was pleased to announce 10 retiring missionaries during the final meeting of the 92nd Session of the General Board on Monday.

Lola Brickey elected global NMI director

Lola Brickey, vice president for the Nazarene Missions International Global Council, was elected global NMI director Monday at the 92nd Session of the General Board.

2015 Global Missionary Candidates

The Church of the Nazarene's Global Mission Office recommended the following missionaries for appointment.

Annual Report of the Board of General Superintendents

Gustavo A. Crocker delivered the annual Board of General Superintendents' Report during the 92nd Session of the General Board in Overland Park, Kansas.

NPH Interim Board of Directors Presents 'Situational Analysis Report' to 92nd General Board

The Interim Board of Directors of Nazarene Publishing House released a 53-page report to the 92nd General Board detailing its independent findings of NPH.

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