On January 1, 2011 the Nazarene Church in Haifa welcomed the New Year with the dedication of their new church building.
The celebration began with a greeting from church pastor Boutros Ghrayeb who welcomed church members and guests. He specifically thanked all those who helped in construction of the new church.
The celebration included praise and worship by the church choir with bible readings from Associate Pastor Husam Zayed and Eissa Saba.
Pastor Nizar Touma of the Nazarene Church in Nazareth lifted a prayer of blessing over the church. This was followed by a sermon of dedication preached by Pastor Nabil Samara.
The celebration concluded with a joint prayer for the ministers of the church led by Azeez Daaem, Chairman of the Evangelical Convention in Israel.