Pastors pages

  • 2017 christmas gatheringS for pastors and staffs

    DECEMBER 2017

    December 1: San Antonio Area Christmas Gathering [Brad Bellomy; Jesus Navarro]
    Blanco BBQ - 13259 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX  78216(210) 251-2602

    7:00 pm / $5 per person

    December 2: Northern Area Christmas Gathering [Darin Pound]

    George's Restaurant, 708 S Interstate 35 Georgetown, TX 78628(512) 868-1706

    6:00 pm / No charge

    If you wish, meet at 2:00pm downtown Georgetown and visit the sights. Don't forget to check out Bethlehem Village sponsored by our Georgetown Nazarene Church. This is the same weekend as the Georgetown Christmas Stroll. Take advantage of this beautiful community event.  No need to dress up, wear comfortable clothes/shoes, enjoy the afternoon, and then join us for dinner at George's Restaurant. 

    December 8: Houston & Eastern Areas Christmas Gathering [Philip Allred; Brad McKenzie; Luis Venegas]

    English Speaking Program (everyone is welcomed, program in English) 

    Lake Houston Church, 5616 FM 1960, Humble, TX 77346, (281) 852-6273

    6:30 pm / Cost $10 each

    Register and pay for this event by clicking here:

    December 9: Southern Area Christmas Gathering [Mel Justice]

    Stefano's Restaurant, 4201 U.S. 83 Business, Harlingen, TX 78552(956) 425-6281

    1:00pm luncheon / No charge

    December 15:  Hispanic Christmas Gathering [Brad McKenzie]

    Spanish Speaking Program (everyone welcomed, program in Spanish)

    Pasadena First Church, 3610 Watters Road, Pasadena, TX 77504, (713) 944-2268

    7:00 pm / Cost To Be Determined

    December 16: Western Area Christmas Gathering [Andrew Arp]


    January 29 - 31

    JANUARY 30 - FEBRUARY 1, 2017

    Pastor's across this vast District meet in this quiet secluded camp ground for a time of prayer and blessing. To register send an email to Cost is $40 per person. You may send a check to the District Office or pay at retreat.

  • mission house @ lake jackson cornerstone

    Lake Jackson Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene is excited to offer Nazarene Pastors, Associate Pastors, and Missionaries an opportunity to take some time to rest in our remodeled and renovated "Mission House". The use of the fully furnished 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house is available on a first come, first serve basis at NO CHARGE.  Feel free to check out the "Mission House" Calendar in the link provided below to see if there are available dates for the time that you would like to stay.

    Requirements, guidelines, and additional information can be found by clicking HERE. Feel free to download the document, print it out, and send it in to us!  If you have any additional questions please call the church office at 979-798-1580.


Due each month Thursday following the last Sunday of the month.

Every month our churches are required to report the following:

  1. Monthly Average Sunday School attendance
  2. Monthly Average of Extended ministry of those during the week who did not attend church on Sunday
  3. Monthly Morning Worship attendance
  4. Responsibility List – total number of people on their rolls

Reports are due by the Thursday following the last Sunday.

You can report one of 3 different ways:

  1. Via the website –; click on SS Report; and then click on Launch Report Form. Simply complete the form and click Submit.
  2. By telephone – call the SDMI Chair Rev. Brad McKenzie: 713-944-2268; if no answer just leave a message.
  3. By email – just send an email with the information to:

Lifelong Learning

We are awaiting updates from the Clergy Development Office at our Global Ministry Center. Please continue to keep up with any hours of continuing educational opportunities via classroom, video, online, or reading.

Mel Justice is the South Texas District continuing education advisor. You can contact him at 956-423-0422 or