Wesleyan District

"Disciples Making Disciples"


Annual Conference 2019 Click on the link to get all information about the WV Annual Conference, meeting at West Virginia Wesleyan College from June 13 – 16, 2019. The WV Conference website will be updated consistently during the meeting and look for the live feeds to view the services and business of the...

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As delegates, clergy, laity and others gathered for opening Worship, all were blessed with the music of the Heart of Worship praise band from the First Elkins United Methodist Church. With a large crowd in attendance, the Wesleyan District held its annual Conference on 26th of May at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church in Buckhannon. Worship was led by the Rev. Steve Meadows, pastor of First United Methodist in Buckhannon.  The...

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The Wesleyan District Celebration of Missions (COME) event today at Quiet Dell United Methodist Church was held to bring awareness to the mission projects of the District and those projects around the state which we support as part of our United Methodist connection! We had great singing, fun activities, and a lot of great fellowship. Worship was attended by over fifty, where we heard from Alicia Rapking, outgoing director of the...

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The 2019 Wesleyan District Lay Minister Training Conference/Academy was held on Saturday, April 6th at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church in Buckhannon, WV. The theme for this season’s Academy was “Becoming Passionate Spiritual Leaders” and over fifty Lay Servants, Certified Lay Ministers, lay leadership and clergy were in attendance from around the state. Opening Worship started at 8:00am, with introductions...

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Courses being offered: Intro to Lay Ministry Basic Course This course is for persons discerning a call to proclaim the presence and power of God through serving in their local churches. Basic principles of proclaiming the Word of God through worship leadership, preaching, witnessing, teaching, and service form the framework for the class. This class will include leading a 5-10 minute devotion during the afternoon. This course is...

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We are pleased to be able to offer this course for the first time in the Wesleyan District, and it is a great course for the Certified Lay Servant, Certified Lay Speaker and Certified Lay Minister to continue their certification.  We are honored and blessed to have the Rev. Janet Harman teaching this course for us this year. Rev. Harman is an ordained Deacon-Retired in the WV Annual Conference and is a WV Licensed Professional...

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