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This week's announcements and happenings.

Graduation Sunday is May 19

Plan now to join us for Graduation Sunday as we honor our high school graduates in the morning worship service on May 19th.  We look forward to celebrating with our graduates as we send them into the next season of  life, wherever that might be!  We'll also join in prayer over our ten high school seniors as they navigate their next transition.  We hope you can join us!

VBS Volunteer Sign-Up

Come be part of Scuba VBS June 3-6 @ 6-8PM! Scuba VBS takes kids deep into an amazing undersea adventure where they’ll experience the ever-flowing, never-ending love of God.  
Volunteers may register using the link below. All volunteers must have a current background check and Ministry Safe training on file with HNaz.  We will get those links to you if you don't have them on file.

Scuba VBS Registration

 Sign your child up today for Scuba VBS
June 3-6 @ 6-8PM
Scuba VBS takes kids deep into an amazing undersea adventure where they’ll experience the ever-flowing, never-ending love of God.  You can expect four evenings full of faith discoveries that immerse kids into new adventures, diving below the surface to build a strong faith. VBS is for children age 3 - 5th grade, and young children must be self-sufficient in the bathroom.

HNaz  Sports Ministry

It's Church Softball Season!

Pickleball on Sunday Nights

Our softball season runs through the summer, typically June-August. Games are played on week- nights at Hiers Park or Yoeman Park. Softball is free, but you have to sing up ahead of time, and you must be in high school and older to play. Games are at 6:30pm, 7:40pm, or 8:50pm. Join us as we play against other churches in town! Our team(s) are coached by Paul Smelser & Troy Gates.

Volleyball on THURSDAY Nights

Join us Thursday evenings for Volleyball  in the HNaz Gym! Ages include 16 and up.   Come to the HNAZ gym at Door 10 from 6:30-8:30pm.

Join us for Pickle Ball on Sunday nights from 6:30-8:30PM in the HNaz gym.  Ages include middle school through adults, and all abilities are welcome! Please use Door #10.

HNaz  Students

Sunday Mornings at 9:30

 Youth Sunday School led by Chris Rakoczy meets on Sunday mornings at 9:30 in the Refinery on the second floor.  All youth in grades 6-12 are invited to attend.   Hope to see all our Middle School and High School students on Sunday morning!

Youth Group on Sundays

All students in 6th-12th grade are invited to Youth Group every Sunday from 5-6:30 PM in the Refinery.   Always food and always fun; bring a friend!  Hope to see you there!

HNaz Women

Card Writing Ministry 

You are invited to join the Card-Writing Ministry the second and fourth Sundays of the month.  Come anytime you're available!  The ministry meets in the Hospitality Room just off the main lobby at 9:30 AM.  Cards will be provided, and you'll provide the words of encouragement.   Hope to see you there!

HNaz PrimeTime

Bible Study

Adult Bible Study meets every Wednesday at 4pm in room 116. The study is led by Pastor Stephen Bennett with materials being provided at no cost.  Everyone is welcome.  Please enter through Door #10.

HNaz Kids

Children's Worship Hour

Regular kids' worship hour begins at 10:15 on Sundays
Children ages 1-2 meet in room 113 for Toddler Worship.
Children ages 3-grade K meet in room 103 for Preschool Praise Worship Hour. (Must be fully potty-trained)
Children grades 1-5 meet upstairs for Kids Worship.

HNaz Kids Choir 

Do you have kids who love to sing and worship? Join the HNAZ Kids Choir for elementary-age children! This group will rehearse every Sunday morning from 9:15-10:15am throughout April & May, to help lead worship in our service on Sunday, May 19th, Pentecost Sunday!

If you have any questions contact Pastor Tyler ( or Pastor Christi ( Sign up through the link below!

HNaz Missions

Prayer Corner

Rod and Sarah Reed are missionaries to Kenya, Africa, and call Huntington, Indiana and HNaz home.
They are thankful for your faithful prayers.  
Please pray for Jesus to spread through and impact Africa Nazarene University and through Nazarene Children's Ministries in East Africa.
Pray for the April 20th Kids Day event sponsored by the local Kenya Central District.  This is a day where churches from across Nairobi will gather their children together for a fun one-day VBS event.  
Please pray for Sarah as she travels to Kisumu, Kenya at the end of April with Children's Ministry leaders from across Kenya.

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Offering Boxes

There are several offering boxes located throughout the sanctuary for you to drop your offering as you enter or exit the sanctuary.  There is also a secure drop box located at the Church Office entrance (Door #1) that you can drop off your donation after hours.


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Huntington First Church of the Nazarene
1555 Flaxmill Rd
Huntington, IN 46750

Meet the staff.

Scott Rainey

Lead Pastor

Tyler Gates

Worship and Discipleship Pastor

Lynn Clampitt

Director of Early Childhood &
Growing Place Preschool

Christi Bennett

Pastor of Children's Ministry

Stephen Bennett

Pastoral Care