Two of Church of the Nazarene Pastor James Fullah's daughters, ages 6 and 16, were admitted to an Ebola treatment facility last week after they began showing signs of the virus.
At the Nazarene district center in Antananarivo, rooms that used to sit vacant are now alive with activity as students learn English, study the Bible, and gain computer skills.
The new learning center, called Living Hope School, opened 13 January through Nazarene Compassionate Ministries.
Madagascar missionaries Ronald and Shelly Miller saw the school as a way to support the district financially — students pay a monthly fee equal to about $5 to $10 — while also equipping community members with job skills.
Enrique Sardielo was elected superintendent of the Argentina Litoral District January 19 during a pastors' meeting. He will serve until the 2017 District Assembly
Sardielo and his wife, Alicia de Sardielo, along with their three children, María Esther, Raquel, and Noé, have served for many years as ministers on the local and district level on the Cono Sur Field.
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. He passed away after a short stay in the hospital.
Devsharma, the oldest of three sons, is survived by his wife and 18-month-old son. He was also caring for his parents at the time of his death.
In 2003, while still in school, Devsharma became a JESUS Film team helper. He progressed to team member status and concluded his service as a team leader.
The Church of the Nazarene's Global Mission Office recommended the following missionaries for appointment. These individuals were recognized before the General Board on Monday, February 23.
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.
The Church of the Nazarene's Global Mission department was pleased to announce the following retiring missionaries during the final meeting of the 92nd Session of the General Board on Monday in Overland Park, Kansas.
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