NMI (Nazarene Missions International) resources
NMI (Nazarene Missions International) is a mobilization
organization focused on global missions, encouraging prayer, education, giving, and interactive
NMI helps local churches be key instruments for spreading the
Good News worldwide by emphasizing family involvement and cross-generational mission
experiences. The organization provides resources for mission education and inspiration, prayer
mobilization, fundraising, and hands-on world missions involvement.
This website offers materials on missionary biographies, missions councils or committees,
songs with global emphases, PowerPoint presentations, and reflections on being effective in global
Boosting missions: Nazarene Missions International is the local-church-based global
mobilization and promotional arm of the Church of the Nazarene. NMI is a
grass-roots missions committee structure that summons church members to:
NMI is a mobilization organization. Though it promotes the global vision plan of the
Church of the Nazarene, NMI does not administer Nazarene world evangelism efforts.
NMI exists to mobilize the church in mission through prayer, education, giving, and
interactive experiences The mission vision of Nazarene Missions International
To encourage the sending church and the missionary team . . .
We will view the local church as the primary instrument to carry the Good News to all
We will integrate missions throughout the life and ministry of the local church [
how two churches view missions ] We will increase opportunities for family involvement and cross-generational mission
We will provide increased networking, training and
accountability of church leaders We will encourage diversity in cultures, gender, and generations among leaders at all
We will give our financial resources with greater purpose, resolve, and sacrifice [
Faith Promise info ] We will partner with new church starts, resourcing them in global missions
pray with passion in
our hearts and purity in our lifestyles We will proclaim the ultimate goal of missions: all nations worship Him [
Biblical passages on missions ]
"This site is such a valuable resource for me as the missions president of my church."
— Janell W., Oregon Mission education resources
Subscribe to the weekly emails from
NMI Central: News, information, prayer requests, and stories Mission trip resources
Giving to World Missions
Faith Promise event resources
Resources for missions councils or committees
Songs with global emphases
A rich variety of missions PowerPoint presentations is available. These can be viewed
individually on the Internet or downloaded for your use in church services.
Check them out! Nazarene Missions Teams
The very first Nazarene Missions Team (formerly Work & Witness) event:
"Miracles in Mexico." plus devotional thoughts on
short-term missions teams "What will it take for Nazarene Missions International to be effective from this point
Nina Gunter said we must:
Biblical basis for our mission Reflect deeply on the nature and heart of God
Re-examine God's purpose for the Church
Discover God's purpose and will for us as individuals
Re-evaluate our methods
Consciously and purposefully involve the next generation
Determine to be mission-minded and mission-hearted
From a message to a missions conference in Ft.
Nina Gunter, former Global NMI Director, on "The
challenge facing the church"
Video: "Making disciples in all nations" ( 13 minutes)
-- Howard Culbertson,
"Dr. Culberson's website with NMI resources has a wealth of information our local
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