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FEC at GC 2016

What pictures come to mind when you hear the word evangelism? Evangelism is on the move. Evangelism is relational. Evangelism is joy-filled. And a passion for evangelism, the overwhelming desire to introduce others to the Jesus Christ you  love, and who loves you, is what we are called to do. The Foundation for Evangelism partners […]

Impacting Younger Generations

FFE has a tradition of recognizing excellence in local church evangelism that focuses on impacting younger generations and encourages those who seek to grow the United Methodist Church. through the Culture of the Call Church Award. Originally designed “To recognize one local congregation of The United Methodist Church each year that has a history of having young […]

Growing Generations of Christ Followers

The Foundation for Evangelism (FFE) funds innovative ministries  and next generation leaders that prepare and equip Christ followers to share the gospel using the guiding principles of John Wesley. The only foundation focused exclusively on evangelism and The United Methodist Church, FFE makes grants and recognizes innovative ministries that are bringing people into life-transforming relationship […]

2017 DENMAN EVANGELISM AWARD NOMINATIONS OPEN

The Harry Denman Evangelism Award honors United Methodists in each annual conference whose exceptional ministry of evangelism – expressed in Word (what), Sign (why) and Deed (how) – brings people into a life transforming relationship with Jesus Christ. Each year Annual Conferences from across the connection join the Foundation for Evangelism to recognize one youth, […]

2015 Winter FORWARD

In this edition of FORWARD we celebrate ministry, share exciting news, remember dear friends and launch plans for new grant programs. Perhaps the most exciting news is our updated mission and vision (see the story below to learn more). As you know, this is a major event in the life of an organization because these […]

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Lyness Named 2015 Distinguished Evangelist

The Foundation for Evangelism announces the selection of Mr. Harry J. Lyness, a member of Dearborn Hills United Methodist Church near Lawrenceburg, Ind., as the 2015 Distinguished Evangelist of The United Methodist Church. Mr. Lyness will received the award and serve as featured speaker during the Foundation’s annual banquet on November 6, 2015. In nominating […]

Hartner, ESJ Professor, Attends First-Ever White House Conference

Reutlingen School of Theology announces that Achim Hartner, E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism, was selected to represent the United Methodist Church in the German-speaking part of Europe at the President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge’s first-ever international gathering. Strengthening Inter-Faith Cooperation – For a Better World Reutlingen School of Theology Press Release (English […]

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Hastings UMC Named 2015 Culture of the Call Church

Hasting United Methodist Church is the 2015 Culture of the Call Church Award recipient! Hastings’ vital ministry focuses on recognizing, encouraging, nurturing, and mentoring young people under the age of 35 to answer God’s call on their lives. The Hastings United Methodist Church has identified, encouraged, cultivated, and supported those whom God is calling into […]