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 communications@wesleyan.org. The following are sample news items:

North Michigan District pastors pray for neighborhood

Recent violence in Muskegon Heights, Mich., brought together Wesleyan pastors from the North Michigan District with other pastors and concerned residents to pray for change.

Wesleyan high school football player in a coma after injury

Ben Hamm of Wesleyan Christian School in Bartlesville, Okla., suffered a head injury during a recent football game. Watch a video update here. Follow Ben’s progress at the Wesleyan Church School Facebook page.

Get a C.L.E.W.

Houghton College’s Christian Life Emphasis Week (CLEW) included teachings of Dr. Richard J. Mouw, key speaker and public intellectual.

First pastor ordained in Cayman

Rev. Michael Doughlin became the first person to be ordained at the Wesleyan Holiness Church in Cayman in the Caribbean.

IWU professor to present about sexual addiction in webinar

Todd Bowman, associate professor of counseling at Indiana Wesleyan University, spoke at a September 17th webinar entitled “Reclaiming Wholeness: Ministry, Discipleship and Sexually Addictive Behavior.” The webinar is still available for viewing.

Houghton College extension site is thriving

Houghton College’s extension center in Buffalo, N.Y., gives refugees an opportunity to learn in an environment tailored to their individual needs.

Wesleyan pastor talks about Florida church plant

Joe Jackson, church planter of Savanna Church in Florida, discusses what led to his family being called to ministry while leaving a lucrative job with a well-known American company.

Houghton students build and launch submarines for research

Houghton College students built and launched prototype submarines to gather real data for global climate change research.