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2024 Equipping the Local Church Grant Recipients Announced

The Foundation for Evangelism has chosen 51 churches and organizations to receive an Equipping the Local Church grant. A total of $375,000 will be distributed through $5,000 and $10,000 micro-grants
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Rev. Dr. Thomas Glenn Jackson III Selected to Lead The Foundation for Evangelism as Next President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 23, 2024Contact: Barby Bowser, Communications+1 (828) 454-6800 bbowser@foundationforevangelism.org Lake Junaluska, N.C. — The Foundation for Evangelism’s board of trustees is pleased to announce that Rev.
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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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A Prayer for A New Year

We don’t often think of ringing in the new year with a church service, but in the Methodist/Wesleyan tradition, that is exactly where people wanted to be! John Wesley and
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