Northwestern Ohio District
Church of the Nazarene

September 2021

Having lived in “the south,” one learns various phrases that are regularly used, but not intended to be taken seriously or literally. One is, “Y’all come see us.” It’s a nice way of saying good-bye while supposedly suggesting an...

Muchas Gracias

To receive without expressing thanks is the poorest of manners.  Last month we were looking at The Gathering in hope and prayer.  This month I look back with gratitude beyond words.  What an incredible week we had!! THANK YOU to NWO worship teams, to...

May 2021

From June 13-19, 2021 Northwestern Ohio Nazarenes will gather at our Campgrounds in St. Marys. Some will spend the week in cottages, inn rooms, RVs, and tents. Others will come and go. It is an enjoyable week of relaxation, being with friends and family, recreation,...

April 1, 2021

It is known as “April Fool’s Day”.  The origins of such are uncertain with several speculations ranging from a changed calendar to others who suggest it goes all the way back to Noah. The only sure thing is that nobody seems to really know.  That actually...

April 2020

My Dear NWO Sisters and Brothers … Our nation and world is in the throes of that which none of us has ever experienced. It came upon us unexpectedly. With its good and bad, the world was still in many respects predictable.  The stock market was at all-time...

December 2019

Each year I write a letter to our NWO retired ministers and their spouses. We enclose a small gift of appreciation from our district family. I thought you might be interested in this year’s letter.  And let’s all remember to express our love and appreciation to our...