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
Co-Pastors Tyler and Mary Elizabeth Waters-Smith
Mary Elizabeth and Tyler met at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN, where they each received degrees in Christian Ministry specializing in Intercultural Studies. Pastor Tyler grew up in Middle Georgia. He is working towards a Master of Divinity degree at Nazarene Theological Seminary. Pastor Mary Elizabeth grew up in Mississippi. She continues her education at Nazarene Theological Seminary working towards a Master of Arts in Theological Studies degree. Mary Elizabeth and Tyler understand their call to be a partnership in ministry and life. They are both licensed ministers in the Church of the Nazarene. They became the Co-Pastors at Manchester Nazarene in January 2021 and are passionate about shepherding the people to be a church where all people feel a sense of belonging by being a community that loves God, loves others and makes disciples.
Pastor Tyler Waters-Smith
Pastor Mary Elizabeth Waters-Smith