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NAZARENE MISSIONS INTERNATIONAL


Nazarene Missions International is the organizational representative of missions for the Church of the Nazarene on the regional, district, and local levels.

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NAZARENE MISSIONS INTERNATIONAL


Nazarene Missions International is the organizational representative of missions for the Church of the Nazarene on the regional, district, and local levels.


NMI MISSION STATEMENT

To mobilize the church in mission through praying, discipling, giving, and educating.

NMI Objectives:

  • To encourage people to pray for all efforts of world evangelization
  • To inform people of the world's needs and what the church is doing to meet those needs
  • To challenge children and youth to learn about and participate in the mission of the church
  • To raise funds for mission outreach

Recent News

Youth and Children's mission retreats

We are all looking forward to our upcoming Mission Retreats for youth and children. Registration is now open, and you can find more information through the opportunities section.


NMI CALENDAR OF EMPHASES

There are many facets to our mission as we fulfill the purpose of NMI. The NMI Calendar of Emphases serves as a framework around which to build the plans for the year's activities. Of course, the calendar is flexible so you may adjust it to suit your church's needs.

EMPHASIS EACH MONTH (ONGOING) — PRAYER AND FASTING

LINKS


LINKS stands for Loving Interested Nazarenes Knowing and Sharing

The LINKS program of the Church of the Nazarene is a network of personal connections between missionaries and Nazarenes around the world. Missionaries are assigned to districts and, then on the district level, connected to local churches. Each church is assigned a LINKS family to become personally acquainted with the missionary family and their field of service. 

LINKS


LINKS stands for Loving Interested Nazarenes Knowing and Sharing

The LINKS program of the Church of the Nazarene is a network of personal connections between missionaries and Nazarenes around the world. Missionaries are assigned to districts and, then on the district level, connected to local churches. Each church is assigned a LINKS family to become personally acquainted with the missionary family and their field of service. 

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LYNN & SHERRY SHMIDT

Lynn and Sherry served in South Africa for 18 years as medical missionaries, returning to the States to further their education in evangelism. During furloughs, Lynn worked on his Masters in Evangelism and later his Doctorate in Missiology. Sherry prepared with home study to become an ordained minister. Life never stays the same, and while they were home in Kentucky and Ohio, they went to school, pastored a church, filled the pulpit, worked as a nurse, and taught at Ohio Christian University and Asbury University. They saw their children get married, both of them, in the spring of 2003.

One of life's greatest blessings has been their 6 grandchildren who fill their lives with laughter and joy. On their road to semi-retirement (or so they thought) Lynn and Sherry were surprised by another great joy—the joy of following God's leading to “go” once again. They have been commissioned to go the Philippines to teach at the seminary and coordinate strategizing mission on the Asia-Pacific region starting in the fall of 2015.

LINKS Assignments:

  • Clearwater
  • Derby
  • Haysville
  • Liberal
  • Manhattan
  • Newton First
  • Udall
  • Wellington
  • Wichita First
  • Winfield
 

DAVE & KIM HANE

Dave and Kim Hane are missionaries with the Church of the Nazarene and serve in Singapore in the Asia-Pacific Regional Office. Dave serves as the Regional Personnel coordinator and JESUS Film coordinator. He is also coordinator of Asia Serve, a program designed to place more English speaking Nazarene school teachers and administrators in strategic countries on the region.

In addition to being a full-time mom, Kim assists in regional office duties as needed. Dave and Kim are also involved in ministry to international students studying in Singapore and serve as pastor coordinators for a church plant.

The Hanes have two children. As of this fall, 2016, Jonathan will be starting his senior year at Southern Nazarene University, and Joy will begin her first year of High School in Singapore.

LINKS Assignments:

  • Dodge City Nueva
  • Kingman
  • Kinsley
  • Lyons
  • McPherson Abundant Life
  • New Beginnings, Larned
  • Newton El Calvario
  • Salina First
  • Sublette
  • Ulysses
  • Wichita Indian Hills
  • Wichita Todas Las Naciones
  • Wichita Trinity
  • Woodland Lakes
 

COSMAS & ANDRONICA MUTOWA

Cosmas responsibilities are to oversee Compassionate Ministries across Africa Region. Andronica is the Regional Secretary working with statistics and pastor's credentials and pensions.

Cosmas and Andronica have two children, Panashe and Daniel.

LINKS Assignments:

  • Augusta
  • Bethel
  • Garden City First
  • Goodland
  • Great Bend
  • Hugoton
  • Hutchinson First
  • Hutchinson New Life
  • Severy
  • Smith Center
  • Wichita Eastridge

 

       

      ROBERT & PEGGY PERRY

      While serving as missionaries to Mozambique, Swaziland and South Africa from 1965-2000, Robert worked with migrant workers from Mozambique in the gold mines of South Africa, preaching and teaching men to read. He was later in charge of our schools in Swaziland and taught in our high schools and Bible college. His last assignment was academic dean and professor at the Nazarene Theological College near Johannesburg, South Africa.

      Robert was the official archivist and historian of the church in Africa and established a missions museum where pictures were displayed of the church’s work in schools, medical centers and churches across the continent. He wrote the 2008 missionary reading book “Africa, Where the Decades Still Whisper.”

      Peggy taught in the high school and Bible College in Swaziland and at the Theological College in South Africa where she was Vice Rector in charge of development. She was in charge of evangelism in our schools in Swaziland and developed literature for the church all over Africa. Robert and Peggy graduated from Trevecca and Robert has a Ph.D from Vanderbilt University in Nashville where he was a teaching fellow. He also served as adjunct professor at the University of Alabama and Trevecca and pastored on the Alabama District.

      Robert & Peggy currently reside in Olathe, Kansas and have 3 grown daughters.

      LINKS Assignments:

      • Anthony
      • Arkansas City
      • Dodge City
      • Emporia
      • Gaylord
      • Hoisington
      • Hutchison Fe Viva
      • Junction City
      • Park City
      • Plainville
      • Salina Belmont Boulevard
       

      KUDJIP NAZARENE HOSPITAL

      2015 Hospital Statistics:

      • 57,599 outpatients
      • 6,291 admissions
      • 2,214 deliveries (of which 247 were Caesarean sections)
      • 601 major surgeries beyond the c-sections
      • 962 minor surgical procedures
      • 9,507 nutritional feeds

      Nazarene Hospital at Kudjip in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea is a mission hospital operated by the Church of the Nazarene, serving the people of PNG since 1967. We have over 230 staff from all areas of PNG serving as missionaries along side missionary doctors and other missionaries involved in various aspects of the work here.

      Additionally, Primary Health Services has both clinics on our station and visits communities and schools. Annually they take care of about 300 TB patients, over 100 patient living with HIV on antiretroviral medicines, over 2,000 Sexually Transmitted Illness cases, 600 Pap smears, and 10,000 immunizations including 800 children at local schools, provide about 3,000 family planning visits, and run an outlining clinic that serves another 1,500 per year!

      Every year hundreds of people give their lives to Christ at the hospital, new churches are started, miracles happen, people grow in their faith, patients find comfort and some face death with new hope, and the good news of abundant life in Christ is lived and proclaimed! 

      LINKS Assignments:

      • Cimarron
      • El Dorado
      • Garden City Primera Iglesia
      • Hutchinson Bethany
      • Meade
      • Mulvane
      • Pleasant Hill
      • Pratt Abundant Harvest Community
      • Wichita Grace
      • Wichita North Ash
      • Wichita West Side
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      NMI Missionary Tours


      Through deputation, your local church will hear firsthand accounts from the frontlines of mission service. You will learn of specific needs on the field, strategies for developing a growing church worldwide, stories of transformation, and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit.  To reserve a deputation speaker for a church service, luncheon, or small group anytime during the week, email ksdeputation@gmail.com.

      NMI Missionary Tours


      Through deputation, your local church will hear firsthand accounts from the frontlines of mission service. You will learn of specific needs on the field, strategies for developing a growing church worldwide, stories of transformation, and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit.  To reserve a deputation speaker for a church service, luncheon, or small group anytime during the week, email ksdeputation@gmail.com.

      KS NMI MISSIONARY TOURS and/or Special Speakers

      Email Now to Reserve For Your Church! - ksdeputation@gmail.com

       
       
       
       

      DR. JIM & KATHY RADCLIFFE

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      2017 Schedule: July 30 - August 20

      ¨ July 30:  10:30 AM - Cimarron

      ¨ July 30: 6:00 PM - Garden City Primer Iglesia

      ¨ August 1: 6:30 PM - Hutch New Life

      ¨ August 2: 6:30 PM - Pratt Abundant Harvest

      ¨ August 4: 6:00 PM - Hoisington

      ¨ August 6: 10:00 AM - Great Bend (Faith Promise)

      ¨ August 6: 6:00 PM - Meade

      ¨ August 12: 6:30 PM - Hutch Bethany (Faith Promise Banquet)

      ¨ August 13: 9:45 AM - Hutch Bethany (Faith Promise/Lunch)

      ¨ August 13: 6:00 PM - Wichita West Side

      ¨ August 15: 6:00 PM - Wellington

      ¨ August 16: 6:30 PM - North Ash

      ¨ August 17: 6:30 PM - Wichita Grace

      ¨ August 18: 6:00 PM - El Dorado (Faith Promise)

      ¨ August 19: 12:00 PM - El Dorado (Lunch)

      ¨ August 19: 6:00 PM - Severy (Faith Promise)

      ¨ August 20: 10:30 AM - Udall

       
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      Projects


      Traditionally the Kansas District has supported the Global Nazarene Church through annually raising funds for specific needs.  Help our outreach to the global church by getting informed, getting involved and help support the work of Christ through the Church of the Nazarene.

      Projects


      Traditionally the Kansas District has supported the Global Nazarene Church through annually raising funds for specific needs.  Help our outreach to the global church by getting informed, getting involved and help support the work of Christ through the Church of the Nazarene.

      New Project Coming Soon

      (Adult, Youth and Children's Project)

      Check back soon for information on this year's project.


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      Opportunities


      Many opportunities are available to get involved in Missions locally, nationally and globally. Churches and/or individuals are encouraged to browse through each area of interest, contacting coordinators listed, to sign up and participate.

      Opportunities


      Many opportunities are available to get involved in Missions locally, nationally and globally. Churches and/or individuals are encouraged to browse through each area of interest, contacting coordinators listed, to sign up and participate.

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      Resources