2017 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference

We’re excited to announce the 2017 Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference! Registration opens on April 18, 2017 and early registration will be available until May 31.

Pre-Conference | September 25, 2017 (1PM - 5PM CT) | NTS Campus

The pre-conference will feature Karen Westerfield Tucker, Professor of Worship at Boston University. The theme for the pre-conference is Church Music and the Christian Year.

Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference | September 26-27, 2017 | NTS Campus

The theme for this year’s Hugh C. Benner Preachers Conference is Finding Your Rhythm: Preaching the Church Year.

Click here to see who will be speaking at this year’s conference and to register.



2017 Reformation Study Trip

May 8 – 17, 2017, join NTS and MVNU as we walk in the footsteps of the key reformers and celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation!  

Our expert faculty will bring the Reformation to life on this one-of-a-kind academic travel program. Register today, and join us as we explore Germany & Switzerland.

Click here to learn more.  




NTS Alumni Breakfast at General Assembly

June 26, 6:45am CT, Indianapolis

NTS alumni, we hope you can join us for breakfast on the morning of June 26 at the Indianapolis Convention Center (rooms 140 - 142)!

It will be a fun opportunity to re-connect with former classmates, colleagues and friends. Current and former faculty members will be in attendance and you will hear from NTS President Carla Sunberg.

  • Adults: $25 (after 5/15/17: $30)
  • Children: $10 (after 5/15/17: $15)
  • Club 300 Members: $22 (after 5/15/17: $27)

Please register at


General Assembly Participants Invited to Prayer Retreat

June 19 - 20, 2017, Indianapolis

Would you like to join with others for a 24-hour period of prayer and reflection just prior to the General Conventions & Assembly events in Indianapolis? Good news, you can!

The retreat will be held at the Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center (, located 15 minutes from the Indiana Convention Center, where most General Assembly events will be located. 

IMPORTANT: The cost for this event ranges from $99 to $149 depending on room choice and if a reservation is made by March 31st. These prices cover food and lodging during the Retreat. Each participant is responsible for their own transportation to and from Indianapolis. Rates increase slightly after March 31st. 

Developed by leaders from Church of the Nazarene higher education institutions, the retreat is based on Jesus’ invitation to his disciples to “Come away … and rest a while” (Mark 6:31). The leaders, Including Deirdre Brower-Latz (Nazarene Theological College–Manchester), Rhonda Carrim (Northwest Nazarene University), Terry Fach (Ambrose University), Doug Hardy (Nazarene Theological Seminary), Rebecca Laird (Point Loma Nazarene University), and Doug VanNest (Mount Vernon Nazarene University), will direct Scripture presentations based on Ephesians 4:1-16, as well as times of community and private prayer.

Please visit to register.