Organized in 1932, Manchester Church of the Nazarene has proven to be a friendly and loving Church. Throughout the years, we continue to welcome anyone who walks through our doors. To find out more about the Church of the Nazarene please visit the USA/Canada website at
Rev. James Pendell - Lead Pastor
Pastor James was born and raised in the Piedmont of North Carolina. He attended John Wesley University in High Point, North Carolina where he earned his Bachelors in Pastoral Ministry. Before serving our church, Pastor James served as Youth Pastor at Sandersville First Church of the Nazarene. This is where he meet and married his wife Allie. Allie is a hospice nurse and also serves as our churches mission president. In July of 2018, Pastor James and Allie moved to Manchester and became our lead Pastor family. Pastor James is an Ordained Elder in the Church of the Nazarene.
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