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.
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.
After someone overdosed in the parking lot of the New Beginning Nazarene Church in Frederick, Maryland, the church hosted an overdose response training led by local professionals to teach people about the opioid crisis and train them to potentially save overdose victims’ lives.
Approximately 80 leaders and pastors from the Puerto Rico West District attended crisis management and suicide prevention conferences in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.
Approximately 225 people shared the Gospel in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, for an Urban Invasion event themed A Genesis For Our Churches. Participants went from house to house, to businesses, and to recreational areas sharing the Good News after attending an urban evangelism workshop....
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."