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 firstname.lastname@example.org. The following are sample news items:
Andrew Hutton, a freshman at Houghton College, was awarded high honors for bagpiping at the only solo bagpiping and Scottish snare drumming competition in the U.S. for those ages 21 and under.
Larry and Marty Grimes just returned to Clemson, S.C., after spending three months teaching 30 students in a nursing school on a small Haitian island. Each time the retired husband and wife return to the States, they say that was their last trip. But they continue to be drawn back to Haiti.
Recent studies show that Houghton College is making an economic impact on Allegany County, and also that the college campus is one of the safest in the United States.
Friends, co-workers, and congregants talk about losing North Carolina pastor, Rev. Darrell Scruggs, who was killed in a car accident Sunday, January 18.
Brian Bennett, pastor at Overflow Church in Benton Harbor, Mich., has received this year’s Lake Michigan College’s Martin Luther King Junior Diversity Award.
University Singers, a singing group at Southern Wesleyan University, recently stopped by a South Carolina television station to perform live.
The Tri-Community Food Pantry in Depew, N.Y., was displaced from its location, but is not operating out of Vine Wesleyan Church.
Rev. George Velopide, a Wesleyan pastor from the Solomon Islands, recently attended a two-week seminar in the United States.