Things You Should Know About The Church Of The Nazarene

  • The Denomination's Birthday was October 12, 1908

  • The Church of the Nazarene was born in the spirit of revival, with an incredible unity, by great people of God, guided by the Spirit of God.

  • The Church of the Nazarene embraces 16 statements of faith, derived from the Bible, that guide our church.

  • The Church of Nazarene is characterized by a great spirit of positive enthusiasm and anticipation concerning its pastor, its members, its programs, and its ministry.

  • The Church of the Nazarene uses every method imaginative to meet the needs of people and bring them into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Master of their lives.

  • The Church of the Nazarene views money as a means to ministry, and embrace the biblical teaching of storehouse tithing.

  • The Church of the Nazarene places an immeasurable value on lay ministry to fulfill the Great Commission of Christ.
  • Our form of government is representative.

  • The Church of the Nazarene has 3 levels of organization, the General level, the District level, and the local level.

  • The General level is operated by 6 General Superintendents and a General Board.

  • The District level is operated by a District Superintendent and a District Advisory Board.

  • The Local level is operated by the Pastor and the Local Church Board.