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January 2022 JWF Conference

Posted on : March 8, 2022

The 2022 AFTE Christmas Conference was held at The Woodlands Methodist Church in The Woodlands Texas January 13-15, 2022. Both in person and live streaming options were provided for attendees and the conference was well attended. Fellows remarked on their gratitude for the opportunity to… Continue Reading

2022 JWF Christmas Conference!

Posted on : November 29, 2021

The 2022 AFTE Christmas Conference will take place at The Woodlands Methodist Church in The Woodlands Texas January 13-15, 2022. Both in person and live streaming options are available for participants. Registrations are due no later than December 14, 2021. Please contact the AFTE Coordinator… Continue Reading

Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2022 John Wesley Fellowship

Posted on : November 29, 2021

AFTE is now accepting scholarship applications for 2022. Applications and required supporting materials are due in the AFTE office no later than February 15, 2022. Click here to access the scholarship application and here to access the scholarship application reference forms.… Continue Reading

2021 AFTE John Wesley Fellows

Posted on : April 14, 2021

A Foundation for Theological Education (AFTE) John Wesley Fellowships have been awarded to three doctoral students. The John Wesley Fellows program is designed to promote the renewal of theological education by supporting promising scholars in the Wesleyan tradition who are committed to the classical Christian… Continue Reading

Council Awards SMU’s Bridwell Library World Methodist Museum Collections

Posted on : April 13, 2021

“To everything, there is a season and a time for every purpose under the heaven.” – Ecclesiastes 3:1
The World Methodist Council announces that the Museum contents in entirety will go to Bridwell Library, Perkins School of Theology and SMU Libraries at Southern Methodist University … Continue Reading

JWF Launches Podcasts

Posted on : October 20, 2020

We have great news to share! The AFTE Advisory Task Force has been busy working on developing podcasts and they are up and running on AFTESITE.ORG! Episodes are available on our website here and wherever you access podcasts. Be on the watch for more… Continue Reading

2020 JWF Christmas Conference!

Posted on : October 4, 2020

The 2020 AFTE Christmas Conference will take place December 10-12, 2020. This year the conference will be held virtually via online conferencing. Please pencil in this date on your calendar to attend and fill out/return the registration form to Sheri Brown. Registration deadline is close Continue Reading

AFTE Names 2020 John Wesley Fellows

Posted on : May 15, 2020

A Foundation for Theological Education (AFTE) John Wesley Fellowships have been awarded to five doctoral students. The John Wesley Fellows program is designed to promote the renewal of theological education by supporting promising scholars in the Wesleyan tradition who are committed to the classical Christian… Continue Reading

Fellow Ben Witherington Receives PROSE Award

Posted on : May 15, 2020

Dr. Ben Witherington is the co-winner of the PROSE award in the field of religious studies for his book: Theology & Religious Studies Biblical Theology: The Convergence of the Canon.  The PROSE Awards annually recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing by bringing… Continue Reading

Fellow Sègbégnon Mathieu Gnonhossou Joins Faculty School of Theology at Seattle Pacific University

Posted on : May 15, 2020

Sègbégnon Mathieu Gnonhossou, Assistant Professor of Theology, begins Sept 2020 at the School of Theology at Seattle Pacific University. Dr. Gnonhossou (who goes by either Sègbégnon or Mathieu) comes to Seattle Pacific from Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky where he was Adjunct Professor of… Continue Reading

International Teaching Opportunities

Posted on : January 30, 2020

AFTE is now accepting applications to teach internationally for 2020.  Locations include Russia and Vietnam as well as additional international locations.  Click here to access the international teaching application.   You can email your completed application to sbrown@twumc.org.… Continue Reading
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The 2022 AFTE Christmas Conference will take place at The Woodlands Methodist Church in The Woodlands Texas January 13-15, 2022. …