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 it's pastor, it's members, it's programs, and it's 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 to 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.