Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourself. 

- Romans 12:10

SAF.Church focuses on missions in two main ways: 

Nazarene Missions International (NMI)

West Avenue Compassion (WAC)

Nazarene Missions International (NMI) 

NMI is the  organization responsible for engaging and mobilizing the local church to engage in missions in the Church of the Nazarene and is the denomination’s representative for missions on the district and in the local church. Nazarene Missions International is people praying, giving, building, and engaging all ages with the good news of Jesus. NMI serves as the connection between Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, missions, and the local churches.
SUPPORTS MISSIONARIES through prayer and giving
EDUCATES INDIVIDUALS AND CONGREGATIONS as to the work of Nazarene Missions
WELCOMES AND HOSTS missionaries when they return for home assignment
helps EQUIP MISSIONARIES to return to their field of service
is the GLOBAL MISSIONS ADVOCATED  in every local church

Ways NMI Serves

Emergency Relief

NMI has multiple teams which provide relief to areas and people groups in crisis, through funds, logistics, and front line service.

Mission Books

Each year NMI curates books  for adults and children which helps grow understanding of our world and the role of missions. 


Alabaster is a offering taken twice a year which specifically provides funds for property and building for churches worldwide.

Faith Promise

Financial support is via the World Evangelism Fund which sustains valuable ministries through consistent mission funding.


Links is an initiative that connects individual missionaries to local churches for spiritual and emotional support. 


NMI continues to invest in the faith journey of the people it serves through curriculum, art, mentoring, and church planting. 
To get involved, contact us!

West Avenue Compassion

The mission of West Avenue Compassion is to meet the immediate needs of our community while furnishing them the tools to MOVE FORWARD. West Avenue Compassion is a volunteer organization and 100% of contributions are used to provide food and services to the needy in our community. We are a proud partner with the San Antonio Food Bank.  For every dollar we received in donation, we provide needy families over thirteen dollars' worth of food and supplies.  In addition, recipients have access to a variety other services, such as the clothing pantry, classes, and job resources.

Main Food Pantry

The public food pantry is a no-contact, drive through food distribution on Tuesdays from 10am - 1pm.  
Each week we serve anywhere from 300 - 400 families.  
Bring ID and utility bill if possible. 

Choice Pantry

Currently Suspended due to COVID-19
The choice food pantry allows our clients seeking food assistance to choose for themselves what products they receive. This service is by appointment only. 

Job Listings

Due to COVID-19, the Job/Education Center has been closed until further notice. That does not mean we are not working diligently to provide opportunities for employment. Check out the current up to date job listings by CLICKING HERE.

and much more...

To learn more about West Avenue Compassion, view schedules, and additional services visit westavenuecompassion.org
WAC works with volunteer groups from all around. If you would like to volunteer, or if you have a group that wishes to volunteer as a team, please email eric@westavenuecompassion.org for more information. 

Active Missionaries

Wilmar and Jessica Rojas 

Wilmar is from Nicaragua in Central America, and Jessica is from Austin, Texas. Wilmar and Jessica have two boys, Israel and Caleb. They have been serving as missionaries in Argentina since 2011. They are assigned to the Southern Cone Field (Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay) and were appointed as Global Missionaries in 2015. During their time in Argentina they have been involved in planting a church in a nearby district and also leading a preaching point in the city of Buenos Aires.

Send the Rojas family Snail Mail

Old fashioned mail may not be the most functional choice for most of us...  but it can still be the most fun. Send our missionaries some fun mail! Or use the form below to be connected via email. For questions about mail contact us!

Wilmar & Jessica Rojas
           and Caleb & Israel
Iglesia del Nazareno
C.C. 154 , 1629 – Pilar – Buenos Aires,  Argentina

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