A new chapter in The Wesleyan Church began this summer, with the formation of the Crossroads District.
Indiana Central and Indiana North districts met to consider a merger by vote. Read a description of the day, including how the districts voted.
In its 70th year of ministry, Kingswood University inaugurated Dr. Stephen J. Lennox as its 12th president on Friday, October 16, 2015.
Dr. Stephen Lennox has been elected the 12th president of Kingswood University. He will replace Dr. Mark Gorveatte this summer.
Dr. Mark Gorveatte was elected new district superintendent for the Indiana Central District and will assume duties in June upon retirement of Dr. Steven D. Emery, who has served strongly for 22 years.
An ordained minister with The Wesleyan Church, Dr. Lennox is an esteemed Bible professor recognized for academic and church leadership.
Kingswood University seeks a president with strong pastoral and academic credentials, including an appropriate advanced degree. A strong candidate would exhibit the following qualities.
Mark Gorveatte’s resignation will be effective June 2015, although H.C. Wilson “believes the board . . .wishes that President Gorveatte would stay on.”
The Kingswood University Saunders Irving Chapel has been now paid in full.
At the launch of the Buckingham Leadership Institute, Christian leaders from many denominations showed up and pledged their enthusiastic support, including financial support.