Assembly and Conventions  June 23 – 24, 2023

All Lead Pastors and Pastoral Staff are expected to be present at all sessions.



Why District Assembly and Conventions?
encourage and recharge
celebrate what God is doing
build a sense of unity and team
recall us to mission focus and alignment
connect us all to something bigger than our local church.


Dr. David Graves, General Superintendent, Presiding

Dr. Graves was chosen for the highest elected office in the denomination at the 27th General Assembly held in Orlando, Florida, USA, in 2009.   At the time of his election, Dr. Graves was the senior pastor of College Church of the Nazarene in Olathe, Kansas, where he had served since 2006. Prior to College Church, he served as director of Sunday School Ministries for the Church of the Nazarene International Headquarters from 2001 to 2006.  Graves is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and received his Master of Divinity degree from Nazarene Theological Seminary. He received an honorary Doctor of  Divinity from Olivet. He is the author of three books and has written for numerous publications.  Dr. Graves and his wife, Sharon, have four married children, Michael, John, Stephen, and Rachel, and 12 grandchildren.


 District Superintendent, Dr. Dave McKellips




NMI Convention  Friday, June 23, 9am – Noon

NMI President, Carol Stevens,


Nursery and Assembly VBS  for Children
Provided for those attending Assembly and Conventions
*Please Register each child so we can prepare well for your children.  Thank you.