Wesley Seminary

A pastor to pastors

A pastor to pastors

Rev. Dr. Lenny Luchetti came to Wesley Seminary as a full-time faculty member in 2009, the seminary’s first year of existence. Currently, he is responsible for the development and teaching of the doctoral and masters level preaching courses offered by the seminary....
Wesleyans in the news: May 30

Wesleyans in the news: May 30

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. Seminary alumni starting Global Cities Network A group of Wesley Seminary...
Wesley Seminary partners with Anglican Diocese of the Trinity 

Wesley Seminary partners with Anglican Diocese of the Trinity 

Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University has entered into a partnership with the Anglican Diocese of the Trinity (ADOTT). The partnership will give ADOTT students a $150 per credit hour discount and continue the mutually beneficial relationship between Wesley...
Pathways to Ministry

Pathways to Ministry

ECD Home Thriving Clergy The Gathering Ministerial Preparation Wesleyan Higher Education Thrive Financial Initiative Women in Ministry Ministerial students will find that they have several options to complete requirements for credentials includingattending one of our...
The Sacred Alliance and Wesley Seminary to host Church Together summit

The Sacred Alliance and Wesley Seminary to host Church Together summit

The annual She Leads Conference, a Missio Alliance Summit, will be live-streamed across the country from Pasadena, California, on November 10, 2018. The Sacred Alliance and Wesley Seminary are hosting a satellite venue at College Wesleyan Church in Marion, Indianan,...
The first days of Wesley Seminary

The first days of Wesley Seminary

In 2009, when the existence of traditional, on-campus seminaries was being challenged and most seminaries in the United States were reexamining how they could continue to educate ministers, Wesley Seminary, the first seminary officially affiliated with The Wesleyan...
Cruz named director of The Sacred Alliance

Cruz named director of The Sacred Alliance

Dr. Miranda Cruz has been named the director of The Sacred Alliance at Wesley Seminary. She began her role at the organization on September 15, 2018. After the position recently became available, Dr. Colleen Derr, president of Wesley Seminary, and Dr. Abson Joseph,...
Well-known author to speak in Marion, Indiana

Well-known author to speak in Marion, Indiana

Dr. Colleen Derr, president of Wesley Seminary, extends an invitation to join the faculty and students of Wesley Seminary for a special event featuring Dr. Richard Foster and Nathan Foster at College Wesleyan Church in Marion, Indiana, on Wednesday, September 26, from...
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...
Wesleyan Higher Education

Wesleyan Higher Education

ECD Home Thriving Clergy The Gathering Ministerial Preparation Wesleyan Higher Education Thrive Financial Initiative Women in Ministry UNITED IN MISSION One of the constant strengths of The Wesleyan Church that contributes to optimism about our future is our...
​”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...