Entries by Barby Bowser

Pastor Danny Hernaez Receives Distinguished Evangelist Award

On the morning of Sunday, May 26, at First United Methodist Church in Humble, Texas, Pastor Danny Hernaez was surrounded by family, friends, and his pastor when he was presented with The Foundation for Evangelism’s Distinguished Evangelist Award. The following evening, he was honored at the Texas Annual Conference Awards Banquet. “Pastor Danny” is credited […]

Equipping the Church in Mongolia for Evangelism

By Rev. Dr. Heather Lear, FFE Research and Teaching Fellow During the last week in May, I had the opportunity to travel to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, to visit and provide training for some of the 13 United Methodist churches in the country. Democracy is a relatively new form of government in Mongolia, as the country was […]

Anticipating Heaven Below – Dr. Hal Knight

Dr. Hal Knight, E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism at Saint Paul School of Theology, recently led an educational session with The Foundation For Evangelism’s board of trustees at their midyear meeting in Leawood, Kansas. The presentation titled “Anticipating Heaven Below – John Wesley’s Optimism of Grace,” included a history of the formation of John […]

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New E. Stanley Jones Biography Depicts Intimate View of Evangelist’s Life, Ministry

Rev. Dr. Robert G. Tuttle, Jr., met E. Stanley Jones at a Christian Ashram in 1969. Their lives intersected many times following this first encounter, and Dr. Tuttle would later relate that Jones’ writings profoundly shaped his view of theology, preaching, and his life. Based on personal conversations and insights, In Our Time: The Life […]

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70 Years a Catalyst

Today marks a beginning for The Foundation for Evangelism. Today we have fulfilled the vision to be a Catalyst to Equip Disciples to Share the Good News of Jesus Christ for 70 years. Dr. Harry Denman joined 4 passionate Methodists to establish the Foundation and named our chartered purpose on January 31, 1949.  They said […]

Have a Joyful Christmas

The birth of our Savior gives us hope for the future, and calls us to be ever-mindful of God’s presence among us. As you celebrate Christ’s birth with those you love, The Foundation for Evangelism wishes you joy and peace. We are grateful for your support in our ministry to be a Catalyst to equip […]

Rethinking Advent Sermon Series

As Christmas draws near, and the season of Advent is being celebrated by Christians around the world, Dr. Stephen Gunter challenges us to rethink some of the misconceptions of this important liturgical season. First he asks, “Why do we do Advent, and why is it so hard?”, then he goes on to say that our […]