District STAFF

Meet the District Leadership for the South Carolina District Church of the nazarene


  • District Superintendent - Rev. Samuel Flores

    Rev. Sam Flores was elected District Superintendent of the South Carolina District in July 2018. Prior to that he served as Assistant District Superintendent for the South Texas District, District Missionary (where he was responsible for the coordination of New Church Development and the Multicultural Ministries), and pastoral assignments in Austin Grace, Austin First, San Antonio Central, Houston Southwest and New Vision Community. Sam was influential in the development of 70 new churches in South Texas.


    Sam has also served as a Board of Trustees member of Southern Nazarene University and currently at Trevecca Nazarene University.

    Sam also currently serves the denominational church as a New Church Task Force member, Director of Assessments for New Church Pastors, and has been a workshop presenter at the PALCON, Mid quadrennial conferences, as well as General Assembly.


    Sam and Candy have four daughters, a son in law, two granddaughters and two grandsons. They enjoy spending time with family and love to travel and go sightseeing.

  • Office Administrator - Rachael Watts

    office@SouthCarolinanazarene.com


  • District Treasurer - Lanora Jensen

    Treasurer@Southcarolinanazarene.com


  • Executive Assistant - Rev. Jeremy Reese

    jeremy.reese@southcarolinanazarene.com


  • District Secretary - Rev. Gregory Pressley

    distsec@southcarolinanazarene.com


District Advisory Board

2021/2022 Church Year

MINISTERS

MIKE BLANKENSHIP, WAYNE CHESELKA, MIKE MCADORY, DAVID SNODGRASS, ISA WOJTKOWSKI


LAYPERSONS

MEGAN BENNETT, JAY EARLES, PERRY HOBGOOD, PEGGY SMITH, BETHANY WILLIS

District Leadership

2021/2022 Church Year

NMI PRESIDENT (NAZARENE MISSIONS INTERNATIONAL)

REV. ELIZABETH NEWMAN | NMI@SOUTHCAROLINANAZARENE.COM


NYI PRESIDENT (NAZARENE YOUTH INTERNATIONAL)

REV. MARTIN BURNS | NYI@SOUTHCAROLINANAZARENE.COM


SDMI CHAIRPERSON (SUNDAY SCHOOL & DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL)

REV. TONY LUPTON | SDMI@SOUTHCAROLINANAZARENE.COM


CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

CO-DIRECTOR - LAKYN PLATT

CO-DIRECTOR - LAUREEN RUPERT


GUNTER CAMP & CONFERENCE CENTER MANAGER
CANDY FLORES (INTERIM) | INFO@GUNTERCAMP.COM


CHURCH PLANTING DIRECTOR

REV. BENJAMIN LAPLACE | CHURCHPLANTING@SOUTHCAROLINANAZARENE.COM


CHAPLAINCY DIRECTOR

REV. GLENN SHERMAN