(Ecuador CNSAM). From April 10 – 12, 2013, in the South America Nazarene Theological Seminary (Seminario Teológico Nazareno Sudamericano, STNS) in Quito, Ecuador, a Council of the Presidents of the South American educational institutions was held. This time of joy and spirit of fellowship allowed the ties between the educational institutions of the Region to be strengthened and that together the Presidents could raise future projects to accompany the church in its leadership development.
The following Presidents were present: Dr. Evelio Vasquez, President of the Nazarene Theological Seminary in Peru (Seminario Teológico Nazareno of Peru, STNP), Rev. Oscar Varas R., President of the Nazarene Bible Seminary in Chile (Seminario Bíblico Nazareno in Chile SBN), Rev. Fernando Almeida, President of the South American Nazarene Theological Seminary (Seminario Teológico Nazareno Sudamericano, STNS), Rev. Oscar Esamat, Director of the Nazarene Bible Institute in Peru (Instituto Bíblico Nazareno in Peru, IBN), Rev. Macedonio Daza, President of the Nazarene Seminary of the Central Field (Seminario Nazareno del Área Central, SENAC) and Dr. Jorge Julca, President of the Nazarene Theological Seminary of the Southern Cone (Seminario Teológico Nazareno del Cono Sur, STN CS).
The guest speaker was Dr. Dan Copp, Global Education Commissioner of the Church of the Nazarene, who shared devotionals, workshops and great inspirations with all those present.
Source: Jorge Julca, Regional Theological Education Coordinator
Translation: Cindy Downey.