The Story of Alabaster “While Jesus was in Bethany in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came to him with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, which she poured on his head as he was reclining at the table. When the disciples saw this, they were indignant. "Why this waste?" they asked. "This perfume could have been sold at a high price and the money given to the poor." Aware of this, Jesus said to them, "Why are you bothering this woman? She has done a beautiful thing to me. The poor you will always have with you, but you will not always have me. When she poured this perfume on my body, she did it to prepare me for burial. Truly I tell you, wherever this gospel is preached throughout the world, what she has done will also be told, in memory of her." [Mat 26:6-13 NIV]. This is the scriptural basis for our Alabaster Offering, a ministry that has resulted in more than 8,800 Nazarene building projects globally. Jus
The World Evangelism Fund exists to expand and support mission work around the world . These funds enable the regions to effectively implement church planting and discipleship strategies through local churches and ministries. Through your giving to the World Evangelism Fund, new congregations around the world are able to positively impact their communities. Pastors and leaders are trained and equipped to serve in these churches. We must fix our sights on places where the church is not yet, engaging in intercessory prayer, sacrificial giving, and physically going to and mobilizing others to reach those who have yet to hear the gospel. Thank you for your faithful giving to the World Evangelism Fund in the Thanksgiving Offering, to help make Christlike disciples in the nations Our goal for the Thanksgiving offering is $5,000.00. Please pray for God’s guidance and direction as you give to help us reach our goal.