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Our Story

Our history is long, but our story is still being written.


October 1945

Columbia First Nazarene Church (ComoNaz) was founded and became a part of the Missouri District.


Originally located on the corner of Wilkes & Eighth St. pastored by Alta Slabaugh.


March 1970

ComoNaz was built at 2601 Blue Ridge Rd.

The current facility has undergone one expansion and several remodeling phases.


March 2018

Pastor Patrick Garcia became the Lead Pastor of

ComoNaz along with his wife Becky.


Church of the Nazarene

Our Mission

Love God Passionately...Love Others Intentionally

Matthew 22:37-39 / Matthew 28:19-20


Our Vision

We are a growing multicultural and multigenerational body of believers, changing

our community and our world for Christ, one relationship at a time.

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