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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...
Kingswood student has front row seat to healings

Kingswood student has front row seat to healings

Each year, Kingswood University sends out a group of students from their Evangelism and Compassion program, who minister in the nitty-gritty places of New York City. God often uses them in mighty ways to reach people for him. Nathan Trouten, B.A. in Ministry (Pastoral...
​One person’s influence

​One person’s influence

Each person has a personal sphere of influence and is called to steward that responsibility well. Because of individuals who were faithful to steward their sphere of influence, Brady and Sydney Bond are in ministry today. The Bonds love ministry and that love...
​43 Peruvians accepted Christ during Kingswood missions trip

​43 Peruvians accepted Christ during Kingswood missions trip

A group of Kingswood University students didn’t experience a typical March break of relaxing with friends and family. Instead, as part of their Evangelism & Compassion Ministry (Praxis) program, Brett Laidlaw, Shannon Nickerson, Tony Horton, Kal Smith,...
Kingswood grad helps open new school

Kingswood grad helps open new school

Kingswood alumnus Alannah Pang (’16) will be part of the grand opening of Oceanview Christian School on Cape Sable Island in Nova Scotia, Canada, this year. She is thrilled about this first full-time teaching opportunity and shared some thoughts below on this...
Kingswood annual carol service a favorite

Kingswood annual carol service a favorite

The annual service of Christmas carols at Kingswood University is always a picturesque and inspiring experience. More than 40 participants joined in the choir sing, with approximately 700 in attendance at this year’s December 11 event held in Saunders Irving...
Southern Wesleyan and Kingswood sign agreement

Southern Wesleyan and Kingswood sign agreement

Southern Wesleyan University (Central, S.C.) recently signed a course articulation agreement with Kingswood University (Sussex New Brunswick), opening the doors for enhanced transfer opportunities. This agreement, signed by Southern Wesleyan University’s...
​Kingswood Praxis ministers in NYC

​Kingswood Praxis ministers in NYC

A Kingswood University Praxis team ministered at numerous places on their trip to New York City this past October. Team members included Brett Laidlaw, Shaun Miller, Kalton Smith, Tony Horton, Michael Sims, Jessica Ruston, Sydney Windsor, and Shannon Nickerson. Praxis...
​Kingswood dedicates Benson Athletic Complex

​Kingswood dedicates Benson Athletic Complex

Kingswood University students, staff, and donors gathered together to dedicate the newly-constructed Benson Athletic Complex, Friday, October 21. They were joined by Marc Thorne, Sussex, New Brunswick mayor, and Pete Benson, the complex’s primary benefactor and...
​Price named Kingswood’s VP of development

​Price named Kingswood’s VP of development

Kingswood University is pleased to announce the appointment of Allen Price as its new vice president for development. In 2000, Allen began working for JoyFM radio station as morning show host, “Big Daddy Shine.” He first “got his feet wet” in...
​Students grieve and celebrate their friends

​Students grieve and celebrate their friends

Students at two Wesleyan universities gathered to celebrate the lives of two of their own who unexpectedly passed away this summer. Matthew Pass (pictured right), a Kingswood University student, passed away May 29, 2016. Vincent “Vinny” Kurtz (pictured...
Scott Rhyno named chief development director for The Wesleyan Church

Scott Rhyno named chief development director for The Wesleyan Church

An announcement from Dr. Wayne Schmidt, newly elected General Superintendent of The Wesleyan Church: I am pleased to announce that I have asked Rev. Scott Rhyno to join our Wesleyan leadership team as our Chief Development Director and he has accepted. He will give...
Kingswood student dies in his sleep

Kingswood student dies in his sleep

Our hearts are saddened at the tragic news of the unexpected passing of one of our Kingswood students. Matthew Andrew Pass, at age 25, died in his sleep on Sunday morning, May 29, 2016. The fourth-year student was serving as summer intern with The Wesleyan Church...
​Houghton College and Kingswood University sign articulation agreement

​Houghton College and Kingswood University sign articulation agreement

An articulation agreement between Kingswood University and Houghton College was renewed last month, ensuring Kingswood University students the continued possibility of transferring to Houghton College without losing credit hours. The articulation agreement between the...
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...
Choosing ministry over March Break

Choosing ministry over March Break

While March Break may denote a time to get away and relax from studies for many, the week off from school gave four teams of Kingswood University students the opportunity to share the gospel and serve others. One group of second-year students traveled to Guatemala....
11 things I learned at Kingswood University

11 things I learned at Kingswood University

My time at Kingswood University has finally come to an end, even though it feels like I just started. My mind is blown at the fact that so much has happened over the past 3 ½ years from even starting here in the first place, to now packing up my room and saying,...
Lennox inaugurated 12th president of Kingswood University

Lennox inaugurated 12th president of Kingswood University

In its 70th year of ministry, Kingswood University inaugurated Dr. Stephen J. Lennox as its 12th president on Friday, October 16, 2015. A formal procession of Wesleyan church leaders, government officials, faculty, trustees, and delegates from other universities...
​Celebrating 70 years of ministry, Kingswood students serve Sussex

​Celebrating 70 years of ministry, Kingswood students serve Sussex

On September 18, Kingswood University began Heritage Month, celebrating its 70th year anniversary as a ministerial training school and its 50th anniversary of opening its doors in in 1965 in Sussex, New Brunswick. In honor of those who sacrificially led in building...