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New Evangelism Training Cohorts Take Shape

The Foundation for Evangelism’s Grants Committee recently met to approve the creation of two new training cohorts. The Southwestern Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church and World
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Wallace Chappell Lecture Draws Crowd in Nashville

On an overcast drizzly day in February 750 students, faculty, pastors, deans, superintendents and people from a variety of ministry settings crowded into the Boone Convocation Center at Trevecca Nazarene
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Laura Shepherd Joins Foundation Team

The Foundation for Evangelism welcomed the newest member of the team, Laura Shepherd, on January 22. Laura takes on the role of Development and Facilities Coordinator. Laura brings 10 years
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Latest Grant Cycle Receives 250+ Applications

The Foundation for Evangelism closed its third grant cycle for Equipping the Local Church Grants on Feb. 29, 2024. When the application period closed, there were 259 applications submitted from
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State of the Foundation 2024

Video Transcript: VISUAL: Begin 75th Anniversary Video [Music] The origin of The Foundation for Evangelism was a group of visionary laity who came together way back in 1949. They set
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Churches Led by Sibling Pastors Build Intercultural Community Fueled by Foundation Support

Two pastors in different U.S. states – siblings who grew up in The Congo Central Conference of the United Methodist Church – have a connection to the Foundation for Evangelism
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Harry Denman Evangelism Awards – Nominations Open

Nominations for the Harry Denman Evangelism Awards are now underway. The award, given annually by The Foundation for Evangelism and United Methodist Annual Conferences, honors lay, clergy and youth whose
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I Love to Tell the Story…

The greatest stories are the ones that we tell others about how God has changed us and continues to equip us to invite those around us to a transformed life
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Making Room for Spiritual Care & Discipleship at Low-Cost Housing Complex

The Mosaic Center received a 2023 Equipping the Local Church Grant to begin a spiritual care and discipleship ministry at Maxwell House, a low-cost housing complex in downtown Augusta. The
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Foundation-Supported Professor Helps Students Explore New Ways of Sharing Faith

Prof. Alma Tinoco Ruiz was first introduced to The Foundation for Evangelism as a Harry Denman Fellow. She now serves as the director of the Hispanic House of Studies, La
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