March 26, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The New Beginning Church of the Nazarene

"Beyond the walls...creating and sustaining a compassionate ministry that will have lasting
impact in your community"

                               - Rev. Ashley Steele

Rev. Ashley (Barker) Steele has been the Executive Director of the Urban Mission Ministries, Inc. since 2011. She is a graduate of Wesley Theological Seminary (Washington, D.C.), where she received a Master of Divinity, and of American University (Washington, D.C.), where she obtained a Master of Non Profit Management. Rev. Steele received her Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts from Malone University in Canton, OH.  Rev. Steele grew up in Cadiz, OH and attended Harrison Central High School.
Prior to coming to the Urban Mission, Rev. Steele served as the pastor of Real Life Community of Faith UMC, a new church start, in Morristown, OH.  Rev. Steele has also done missionary work with the United Methodist Church in the African countries of Liberia and Uganda.  Currently, Rev. Steele is serving as/... [read more on flyer]

The New Beginning Church of the Nazarene
5640 Portage St. NW,
North Canton OH

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Children's Bible Quizzing!

East Ohio Children's Bible Quizzing
2015 Schedule

  • Area Quiz - March 7, 2015 at Arlington COTN

  • District Quiz - March 28, 2015 at Cambridge COTN

  • Regional Quiz - May 9, 2015 at MVNU

We are having fun studying the book of Exodus!  This year we have had three very successful Invitational Quizzes, great job quizzers! 

Click HERE for the Area Information Letter
Click HERE for the Registration Letter

Nazarene Youth Conference (NYC)

July 7-12 2015
This exciting and life-changing event for high school students, occurs just once every four years. The second-largest event sponsored by the Church of the Nazarene, NYC is open to students entering 9th grade in the fall of 2015 through those just graduated from high school as members of the class of 2015.   

  • GATHER USA/CANADA NYI STUDENTS AND LEADERS for leadership development.
  • CALL STUDENTS TO A DYNAMIC LIFE IN CHRIST and provide experiences that compel them to make a difference




Holiness Today  Magazine

Holiness Today is the primary Church of the Nazarene publication serving English-speaking Nazarenes around the world and all Christians seeking holiness material.  A 40-page bimonthly web and print magazine with articles geared to enhance holiness living by connecting Nazarenes with our heritage, vision, and mission through stories of God at work in the world.
Click here for Holiness Today

2014 Assembly Handbook

Click here for the 2014 Assembly Handbook Resource.  145 pages of vital information. (pdf)

Did You Miss It? Want to Review It?

Links to past TEAM mtgs. and workshops

November 2014 TEAM Meeting - Dr. Stone
Several who attended the November TEAM meeting have asked for Dr. Stone's notes and the PowerPoint slides. Permission to obtain those was graciously given.  Go to:
www.bu.edu/cpt/fftOnce at the website, then just click "ABOUT" at the bottom of the page, then click on the "NEW! Click here for a quick snapshot..." link.  Click HERE for the PowerPoint.

February TEAM Meeting with Dr. Mowry
Here is the audio from the February 27, 2014 TEAM Meeting with Dr. Kathy Mowry - "Missional Outreach of Older Congregations in Transitional Neighborhoods."  Click here for the audio

Holiness Pastors' and Leaders Day
Bruxy Cavey PowerPoints and Audio

Many of you have asked for the recordings from the two sessions with Bruxy Cavey at our Holiness Pastors' and Leaders' Day. Click HERE for the link to the recordings and also his PowerPoint presentation.




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View the NEW Ministry Safe Policy Manual

Click on the Directory Cover
 to go to the NEW East Ohio District Directory of Churches


The Directory is a "flipbook" design.  Turn the pages left and right like a book!



Click here for the Ezine Weekly Archives Page!

Dr. Carla Sunberg's Blog, "Reflecting The Image"

"My posts come from my personal daily scripture readings and a part of my personal accountability. If we are going to grow as followers of Christ, we must be in the Word!"
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