Dr. Jim Dunn will join Wesleyan Investment Foundation (WIF) as Vice President of Church Relations at the rise of the June 2016 General Conference of The Wesleyan Church, according to WIF Chief Executive Officer Dr. Craig Dunn.
Jim Dunn’s focus in WIF will be to help churches and ministries fulfill their mission by better equipping them to reach their communities for Christ. Ministry renewal, revitalization, and church health will be addressed through pastoral consultations, retreats, renewal weekends, conferences, district training events, etc., for churches and pastors who are current and potential clients of Wesleyan Investment Foundation.
“We are very pleased to have Jim as part of our ministry endeavors at Wesleyan Investment Foundation,” commented Craig Dunn. “He has the gifts, graces, and leadership experiences to assist and encourage the many pastors and churches WIF partners with for Kingdom advancement.”
Dr. Jo Anne Lyon, General Superintendent of The Wesleyan Church stated: “Dr. Jim Dunn is a remarkably gifted and anointed leader. It has been my honor and joy to work closely with Jim these past 7+ years. I offer my personal and denominational affirmation on the announcement of the new position of Dr. Dunn with WIF.”
Jim Dunn will be completing a four-year term as General Director of the Division of Church Multiplication and Discipleship. He served eight years as the General Director of Spiritual Formation, and had fifteen years of successful pastoral experience at Brown’s Chapel Wesleyan Church in Greenfield, Indiana.