From the NMI Handbook & Constitution: NMI is the organizational representative of missions for the Church of the Nazarene on the regional, district, and local levels." NMI is the promotional, educational, program, and fund-raising arm of missions. NMI is the organization that "provides the structure and spiritual dynamic for mobilizing the church in mission."
NMI Mission Statement: To mobilize the church in mission through praying, discipling, giving, and educating.
NMI Objectives: To encourage people to pray for all efforts of world evangelization To inform people of the world's needs and what the church is doing to meet those needs To challenge children and youth to learn about and participate in the mission of the church To raise funds for mission outreach