The Church of the Nazarene entered Spain in 1981.
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Many immigrants come to Spain seeking a better life. After three years, they are eligible for legalization. Some come to the church for legal guidance and assistance with housing or work.
The Spanish culture is generally legalistic in its religious belief, while not faithfully adhering to it. A message of grace and holiness may be new to many Spanish.
The vast majority of Nazarenes have come from a different religious background, so initially, our worship style is both strange, yet appealing. Worship services reflect a colorful cultural exuberance
Pray that there will be an outpouring of the Holy Spirit.
Pray that our students in theological education will complete their ordination requirements through service in the church, as well as their studies.
Pray that doors will be opened in new cities, especially across the southern part of the country, as Seville hopes to be a center for church-planting.
Pray all our churches catch a vision for equipping leaders.