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Woman plays piano in church destroyed by tornado

Faith Community Wesleyan Church in Chattanooga, Tennessee, was recently destroyed by tornado. But the church’s piano was left standing, and a local woman began playing songs after the destruction.

IWU program receives accreditation  

The DeVoe Division of Business at Indiana Wesleyan University has received accreditation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.  

First African American woman ordained in South Carolina District  

Karen Lewis Crawford is the first African American woman to be ordained in the South Carolina District 

South Carolina church hosted drive-thru Communion  

Pickens View Wesleyan Church in Pickens, South Carolina, hosted a drive-thru Communion on Good Friday.  

Michigan church providing addiction recovery support  

Leaders with Celebrate Recovery, held at Central Wesleyan Church in Holland, Michigan, is doing its best to connect with those who struggle with addiction during this COVID-19 season.  

Carolina church damaged in tornadoes 

Providence Wesleyan Church in Summerville, South Carolina, has weeks of repair ahead of it after it was damaged in storms that ravaged the south April 13.  

SWU introducing pre-pharmacy major

The Division of Science at Southern Wesleyan University plans to introduce a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Pharmacy this fall.

IWU announces Doctor of Education degree  

Indiana Wesleyan University will launch a Doctor of Education degree in August 2020.