Welcome to Missouri District SDMI
Nazarene Missions International: The Missouri District welcomes Shandra Clark as the District Nazarene Missions International President. Shandra Clark has been elected by the NMI Council to serve as the NMI President through the 2021-2022 church year. Shandra has served on the NMI Council in various roles including Deputation Coordinator. She is the wife of Pastor Teddy Clark at Clarence Church of the Nazarene and has recently received her district license this past Assembly year. The Missouri District extends much thanks and appreciation to Nazarene Missions International President Pam Sluder for her faithful service this past year.
SDMI’s vision statement: People of prayer engaged in the Word making Christlike disciples.
SDMI’s mission: The mission of Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries International (SDMI) is to carry out the Great Commission to children, youth, and adults in preparation for a lifetime of making Christlike disciples in the nations.
Our SDMI Purpose is fourfold:
1. To intentionally develop relationships with unreached people until they are Christlike disciples and making Christlike disciples.
2. To teach the Word of God until children, youth, and adults are saved, sanctified wholly, and maturing in the Christian experience.
3. To help Christians grow spiritually, involving them in evangelism, Christian education, and disciple making.
4. To encourage children, youth, and adults to enroll in Sunday School, small groups and/or discipling ministries, and faithfully participate.
The Missouri District welcomes Pastor Pat Garcia (Columbia Nazarene) who has been appointed as the new District SDMI Chairman. Pastor Pat will serve as the SDMI Chairman through the 2021-2022 church year. The Missouri District extends much thanks and appreciation to Pastor Jason Young (Hannibal First) for his passionate leadership this past year as SDMI Chairman.