who we are

we live to love people to life

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Medina Naz is part of THE CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, a global denomination, 2.5 million members strong.  We are an 'Evangelical Protestant Christian Church, which just means that we love Jesus, we're not Catholic, and we want to let everyone know that Jesus loves them!

Check out our Articles of Faith

We Value:

Intimate Life with God

Believers are pursuing an intimate relationship with God.


Investment in Relationships

People are connecting with each other inside the church and developing relationships in the community.


Involvement in Ministry

We provide opportunities to serve God by meeting needs with joy and generosity.


Indulging in Laughter

An atmosphere of fun permeates our life together.

Questions to Live By...
  • Have I met with God today?

  • Am I trusting & obeying
    God in everything?

  • Do I see Jesus in the mirror?

  • Who Have I served today?

  • Am I close to someone
    far from God?

Our Pastor

Pastor Pete has served the church since December, 2002.  He has a passion for communicating the message of the Bible in relevant ways, for meeting the practical needs of others, for helping families succeed, and for Peanut M&Ms.  If you have any questions about God, faith, the church, or just want to talk, feel free to contact him.

Pete Ryder
Our worship experience is guitar driven and features popular songs that allow you to sing along.
We have contemporary music, passionate hymns, and songs that you would hear on the radio...something for everyone to unite our praise to God!
Medina Naz WORSHIP


Medina Nazarene provides a community of supporters in an atmosphere with uplifting worship, inspirational and accessible sermons, and sometimes silliness that puts a smile on your face. You'll leave each service with gratitude that you came and eagerness to come back!

—  Bethany D.