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Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward the link to communications@wesleyan.org. New Canadian church bringing people together Transformation Church in Thunder...
First “urban missional church” is approved

First “urban missional church” is approved

Norwood Wesleyan Church in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, has earned the distinction as the first Wesleyan congregation to be designated as an urban missional church. At General Conference 2016, delegates approved a new designation for local churches. A church may qualify...
Celebrating Discipleship: Slave Lake Update

Celebrating Discipleship: Slave Lake Update

It has been almost two weeks since the ‘Impact’ team from New Brunswick and Boaz Global Ministries left Slave Lake Wesleyan Church in Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada. What a week. To recap, we met over 40 children, had one family (mom and two children) give their lives to...
​Moore nominated as next Atlantic District superintendent

​Moore nominated as next Atlantic District superintendent

The District Board of Administration (DBA) of the Atlantic District met in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, this past week for the express purpose of interviewing Assistant District Superintendent Peter Moore as a candidate for the district superintendent position. The...
​Wesleyans in the news

​Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org....
Canadian church building bought for $1.00

Canadian church building bought for $1.00

The Atlantic District of The Wesleyan Church has announced the Maritime District of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada (PAOC) is “selling” a church and parsonage in Tiddville, Nova Scotia, Canada, to the district, as well as a nearby parcel of land in...
Memorials passed at 2016 General Conference

Memorials passed at 2016 General Conference

A large number of Memorials (resolutions) were brought for the consideration of the conference. Some of them dealt with church government and involve changes in the Discipline of The Wesleyan Church. Approved in this group are a new “judiciary” section,...
Kingswood to build first athletic field

Kingswood to build first athletic field

The dream of having an athletic field for Kingswood University in Sussex, New Brunswick, Canada, will soon become a reality. President Stephen Lennox recently announced that the university will develop its beautiful 20-acre waterfront property into sport and...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org....
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
General Board marked by encouraging denominational news

General Board marked by encouraging denominational news

The 129th session of the General Board of The Wesleyan Church met at the denominational headquarters in Fishers, Indiana. Dr. Jo Anne Lyon, General Superintendent of The Wesleyan Church, called the meeting to order at the beginning of the two-day meetings. Some of the...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

South Dakota church helping community residents LifeSpring Wesleyan Church in Sturgis, S.D., is just one church in the area that is helping those in the community who are in need of assistance. Amanda Blackburn’s Celebrate of Life service draws 2,000+ More than...
Made New Gatherings: Harvest Community Thunder Bay Celebration Day

Made New Gatherings: Harvest Community Thunder Bay Celebration Day

Milliken Wesleyan Methodist Church members traveled within the northern part of Ontario to serve on a missions trip with Harvest, a developing church plant. Celebration Day included music, yard sales, and fellowship. In this four-minute video, Pastor Carl Edmundson...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
Canadian military chaplain serves in Nepal

Canadian military chaplain serves in Nepal

Chaplain Captain Ray Smith has been serving with the Canadian Forces Garrison (Army) in Petawawa, Ontario, for five years. Less than a week after the deadly April 25 earthquake in Nepal, a “disaster assistance relief team” (DART) was deployed, and he was...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
Formation of Established National Conference in Canada

Formation of Established National Conference in Canada

The International Conference of The Wesleyan Church met for two days in Orlando, Fla., ahead of The Gathering in January. One of the very significant actions was the unanimous adoption of a resolution granting conditional approval for the formation of the Established...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...
Welcoming teens

Welcoming teens

This fall Kingswood University welcomed hundreds of high school students from across the eastern region of Canada and the U.S. as the university hosted World Concerns Day and Encounter Weekend. In conjunction with the Association of Christian Schools International...
Wesleyans in the news

Wesleyans in the news

Each week, both Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. As we are alerted to those news items, we are privileged to pass them along. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. The...