All News

Spacer component

Recent News

Image
Thomas Cox

Remembering Thomas Cox

Thomas Cox, 84, of Lebanon, Tennessee, passed away 29 January 2020. He was a retired minister and district superintendent. Cox was born February 15, 1935, to Herbert and Rose Ethelene Walker. He attended Trevecca Nazarene College (now University) where he met his wife, Wyoma, graduating in 1958.
06 Feb 2020
Go to content

Arkansas congregation mourns loss of pastor's wife

Ruth Daria Privett of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away 2 April at the age of 71. She was the wife of Charles Privett, pastor at Blytheville, Arkansas, First Church of the Nazarene. Ruth was born in Zebulon, North Carolina, in 1947, and she married her husband, Charles, in 1963. Nearly 15 years later
17 Apr 2019
Go to content

BGS appoints new North Arkansas District superintendent

Mark Lindstrom was appointed superintendent for the North Arkansas District. General Superintendent Carla Sunberg made the appointment with input from the District Advisory Council and Bob Broadbooks, director of the USA/Canada Region, and in consultation with the Board of General Superintendents.
15 Nov 2018
Go to content

USA/Canada Region celebrates first all-female class ordained by female GS

General Superintendent Carla D. Sunberg ordained Nicole Cotton, Penny McCawley, and Sherry Mae Bright at the North Arkansas District Assembly 11 June. History was made this week on the Church of the Nazarene’s USA/Canada Region as an all-female ordination class was ordained by a woman for the first
15 Jun 2018
Go to content

Arkansas parsonage catches fire

Photo from South Arkansas District NYI President Jon Newlin The Ashdown, Arkansas, Church of the Nazarene parsonage caught fire 9 June, leaving Pastor Bill Segur and his family without a home. Investigators believe the fire started in the garage but have not made a final determination. In addition
15 Jun 2018
Go to content

BGS appoints superintendent for South Arkansas District

General Superintendent Carla D. Sunberg announced the appointment of Virgil Askren III as superintendent of the South Arkansas District . Askren currently pastors the Bend, Oregon, Church of the Nazarene. He follows Russell Branstetter, who retired after 25 years in the position. Prior to accepting
13 Nov 2017
Go to content

Nazarenes respond to flooding in US Midwest

A devastating series of storms produced tornadoes throughout areas of the U.S. Midwest and South 29-30 April. The storms affected Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee. In Missouri and Arkansas, the storms also created massive flooding, with more rains
04 May 2017
Go to content

Bill Jetton remembered

Bill Jetton passed away November 6 at the Salem Place in Conway, Arkansas. Jetton served as a Nazarene pastor for more than 30 years in Arkansas, Indiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. He was 95 years old at his death and had recently fallen and broken his hip. His funeral will be at the Greenbrier,
08 Nov 2016
Go to content

Global classroom links Arkansas, Romania high school students

Students from Batesville, Arkansas, High School meet with Romanian high school students through Skype. A brainstorming session between two Nazarene friends resulted in a ground-breaking, globe-spanning experiment. It united two groups of students from Batesville, Arkansas, and Sighisoara, Romania,
26 Aug 2016
Go to content

Arkansas church members recovering after van crash

THV11 photo A serious accident sent several members of a Beebe church group to the hospital on Monday. The group from the Beebe Nazarene Church had just spent a weekend at church camp in Missouri. Ten teenagers and two adults are all thankful to be alive. Lt. Jason Lynch with the Clinton Volunteer
01 Jul 2015
Go to content
Spacer component

LATEST

Image
Wesleyan Theological Series

The Foundry Publishing announces 13-volume…

06 Aug 2020
Go to content
Image
Sendas

SENDAS, Southwest Latin America District…

06 Aug 2020
Go to content
Image
Broken windows at a Nazarene school in Beirut

Massive explosion rocks Lebanon

05 Aug 2020
Go to content
Image
El Povenir Peru

Peru church supports Venezuelan immigrants…

05 Aug 2020
Go to content

MOST POPULAR

There are no news items to show.
Spacer component

NEWSLETTER

Spacer component
Spacer component

ABOUT US

WYSIWYG Content

NCN (Nazarene Communication Network) News is the official news service for the Church of the Nazarene denomination. Founded in 1958, it was originally known as Nazarene Information Services.

 

Stories to share? Contact us at news@nazarene.org

or 1-877-258-1161.

 

© Church of the Nazarene, Inc.

Show Border?
No