Exciting ministry is happening at TSU Wesley Foundation!

It was exciting for TSU Wesley Foundation to engage both student leadership and board of directors together in strategic planning, refreshing our vision and goals. Our program calendar is set and we are energized in campus ministry!  We have canvased the campus to engage freshmen, celebrate friendships and sign up for our fall semester ministries. […]

Fisk Wesley is Getting the new school year Started!

Getting Started (2018-19) The Wesley Foundation at Fisk is Building, Believing and Becoming, beginning the 2018-19 academic year with a bang. We welcomed Dominic Sterling, who is doing his Vanderbilt Divinity School field education as our Ministerial Assistant. He was present at the Freshmen Pinning Service on Sunday, August, 12, when we were delighted to […]

Tennessee Tech Wesley launches into 2018 school year!

We just recently finished our Week of Welcome events at the Tennessee Tech Wesley Foundation. August was busy with our residential staff and leadership team retreats, a staff work week where our students did renovations and cleaning on our whole property, and an exciting schedule of back to school events where we had the opportunity […]

Vandy Wesley is ready for a great year!!

This year Vanderbilt Wesley launched with a leadership retreat where students gathered to share stories of summer adventures, pray with one another, write a covenant for the year, and plan for the semester.  We also had a pool party and ate delicious food.  Our students hit the ground running by hosting events to get the […]

United Methodist Student Movement at Cumberland University is going strong!

It is year three for the United Methodist Student Movement at Cumberland University, and it is incredible to see how much growth has happened. From a numbers standpoint, the group has gone from having 3 members in the beginning to almost 20 each week currently. When it comes to spiritual growth, it is incredible to […]

Farewell to the Austin Peay Wesley Foundation Building, hello to a continuing ministry!

On May 20, 2018, current students, alumni, parents, and staff past and present gathered at the Austin Peay Wesley Foundation building in Clarksville to celebrate the launch of a new era of ministry. While some might view that day as the closing of a building, in reality, it was so much more. Throughout the history […]

Warmed by Warmth In Winter

Sam’s S.E.C. Movement A student accepts a challenge to lead a movement Charlotte-Fagan UMC, Charlotte, TN.  At Warmth in Winter 2018, Sam Kilian attended the “Starting a Movement” workshop for high school students. She felt challenged to begin a movement of her own. She came to Charlotte-Fagan Director of Youth Ministries Loran Anderson with her ideas, […]

LETTING KIDS HELP AFTER TRAGEDY

Charlotte-Fagan UMC, Charlotte, TN – Dickson County has had a difficult year. After the shooting death of police sergeant Daniel Baker in Dickson, fundraisers to help the family became a common refrain in the community. On Sunday, June 10, Jet Anderson walked into the pastor’s office with his mother, youth director Loran Anderson, to pitch an […]

Cedar Crest Camp | 5 year impact report

Cedar Crest Camp will end 2017 having served thousands of children, youth, and adults in the Tennessee Conference through summer camp and retreat programming. More than 70 local churches were represented in Cedar Crest’s 2017 summer season campership, and a host of other churches and conference connectional ministries contributed to spring and fall retreat seasons […]