News & Events

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

Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2021 John Wesley Fellowship

Posted on : August 19, 2020

AFTE is now accepting scholarship applications for 2021.  Applications and required supporting materials are due in the AFTE office no later than January 20, 2021.  Click here to access the scholarship application and here for scholarship reference forms.… 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

Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2020 John Wesley Fellowship

Posted on : December 4, 2019

AFTE is now accepting scholarship applications for 2020.  Applications and required supporting materials are due in the AFTE office no later than January 20, 2020.  Click here to access the scholarship application packet.… Continue Reading

2020 JWF Christmas Conference!

Posted on : September 20, 2019

The 2020 AFTE Christmas Conference will take place at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas on January 10-11, 2020. Please contact the AFTE Coordinator at 281.297.5900 x2301 if you have not received your registration packet.… Continue Reading

2019 AAR/SBL, San Diego, CA November 24

Posted on : September 20, 2019

John Wesley Fellow breakfast, Sunday, November 24, 2019. Breakfast details will be made available to you via email invitation from aftecoordinator@gmail.com by October 1, 2019.… Continue Reading

Message from the AFTE Board of Trustees

Posted on : January 15, 2019

For 42 years AFTE has sought to support and encourage scholars who are committed to the renewal of the church. Now there are more than 165 John Wesley and Denman Fellows teaching in colleges, universities, seminaries, serving in the local church, philanthropy and other organizations.… Continue Reading
catalyst
news & events
catalyst
January 18, 2021

I was loading my newly purchased gardening supplies into my car when two earnest teens approached me and volunteered to return the cart I was using. I accepted their offer, thinking …

January 18, 2021

I was loading my newly purchased gardening supplies into my car when two earnest teens approached me and volunteered to return the cart I was using. I accepted their offer, thinking …

news & events
October 20, 2020

We have great news to share! The AFTE Advisory Task Force has been busy working on developing podcasts and they …

October 4, 2020

The 2020 AFTE Christmas Conference will take place December 10-12, 2020. This year the conference will be held virtually via …