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Sacred Alliance elevates mutual ministry

Sacred Alliance elevates mutual ministry

An initiative formed to promote the role of women in ministry within The Wesleyan Church has a new home—and a new name. The Center for Women in Ministry established 10 years ago is now known as the Sacred Alliance. The initiative was birthed at Southern Wesleyan...
Wesley Seminary names new associate vice president

Wesley Seminary names new associate vice president

Aaron Wilkinson has been named the new associate vice president of operations and enrollment at Wesley Seminary by Dr. Colleen Derr, president. Wilkinson, who was previously the associate vice president of enrollment for Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU), will start...
Wesley Seminary launching leadership class with John Perkins

Wesley Seminary launching leadership class with John Perkins

Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University will launch a new leadership specialization in honor of Dr. John Perkins as part of the M.A. in Ministry. According to Aaron Wilkinson, associate vice president of Adult Enrollment Services with Indiana Wesleyan...
Wesley Seminary introduces weekly podcasts

Wesley Seminary introduces weekly podcasts

Weekly podcasts for ministry leaders are being offered by Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University. The first Wesley Seminary Podcast was released on September 27. New episodes roll out every Wednesday to iTunes and SoundCloud. The podcasts, containing new and...
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. Pennsylvania church donate relief items to hurricane victims Christ Wesleyan...
Wesley Seminary: Marvelous Things of God

Wesley Seminary: Marvelous Things of God

“O sing to the Lord a new song, for he has done marvelous things” (Ps. 98:1) has become our anthem for this new phase in Wesley Seminary history as we reflect on the “marvelous things” and look forward to singing “a new song” for a new day. Wesley Seminary, located in...
​”Together we can do it”

​”Together we can do it”

A dream became reality on July 15, in Bogota, Colombia, as 14 members of the first Wesley Seminary (Bogota) cohort received master of divinity degrees to the applause of family and friends. Presiding over the ceremonies were Dr. David Wright, Indiana Wesleyan...
​Wesleyans in the news – 9 great stories

​Wesleyans in the news – 9 great stories

Each week, Wesleyans and Wesleyan churches are featured in online news publications. If you see a news item that relates to Wesleyans, please forward to communications@wesleyan.org. Students donate 100,000+ meals to Haiti The entire student body at Wesleyan Christian...
Dr. Jo Anne Lyon to serve as interim leader of Wesley Seminary

Dr. Jo Anne Lyon to serve as interim leader of Wesley Seminary

It has been announced by President Dr. David Wright of Indiana Wesleyan University that outgoing Wesleyan Church General Superintendent Dr. Jo Anne Lyon will serve as interim vice-president for Wesley Seminary for one year. As President Wright was informing the...
Wesleyan Seminary receives Higher Learning Commission accreditation

Wesleyan Seminary receives Higher Learning Commission accreditation

Wesley Seminary is happy to announce that the Higher Learning Commission has given accreditation to the Doctor of Ministry program. The program is already accredited by the Association of Theological Schools. The program will begin in May of 2016. To find out more...
A Chaldean ordained in The Wesleyan Church

A Chaldean ordained in The Wesleyan Church

Juliet Jamil, a Chaldean who is an ordained minister in The Wesleyan Church, talks about her story of faith and how persecution from Saddam Hussein’s Baath Party forced her family from their home country. She will soon begin serving as assistant pastor at El Cajon...
Wesley Seminary receives full accreditation

Wesley Seminary receives full accreditation

The Association of Theological Schools (ATS) voted to give Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University full seminary accreditation. The Seminary has been accredited with the general accreditor for IWU, The Higher Learning Commission (HLC); however, to be accredited...
President Wright expresses gratitude at the one-year mark

President Wright expresses gratitude at the one-year mark

Indiana Wesleyan University President David Wright has released a statement marking the first anniversary, on July 1, of the beginning of his term as IWU’s ninth president: This summer concludes my first year as President of Indiana Wesleyan University. The...