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The Quadrilateral and the Formation of Disciples

Posted on : January 26, 2015

Given the mission statement of The United Methodist Church, which calls for us to “make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world,” the question of how such disciples are formed should be… Continue Reading

Exodus and the Call to Worship

Posted on : January 19, 2015

Seeing movie trailers of Christian Bale playing Moses as action hero is a reminder that cinematic special effects will always distort the real heart of the story — worship. In the first twenty chapters of… Continue Reading

Exodus and the Call to Worship

Posted on : January 19, 2015

Seeing movie trailers of Christian Bale playing Moses as action hero is a reminder that cinematic special effects will always distort the real heart of the story — worship. In the first twenty chapters of… Continue Reading

The Courage to Read: Reflections on Psalm 1

Posted on : January 12, 2015

(The second in a three-part series. For part one, see here.) Psalm 1 challenges us to muster the courage to read Scripture and ponder it deeply out of an attitude of delight. The end of… Continue Reading
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January 23, 2023

“An abba said, ‘The prophets wrote books, then came our fathers, who put them into practice. Those who came after them learnt them by heart. Then came the present generation, who …

January 23, 2023

“An abba said, ‘The prophets wrote books, then came our fathers, who put them into practice. Those who came after them learnt them by heart. Then came the present generation, who …

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December 16, 2022

AFTE is now accepting scholarship applications for 2023. Applications and required supporting materials are due in the AFTE office no …

July 1, 2022

A Foundation for Theological Education (AFTE) John Wesley Fellowships have been awarded to six doctoral students. The John Wesley Fellows …