Faith On Campus

Foundation of Faith

Foundation of Faith

Wesleyan College seeks avenues to embrace opportunities for interdenominational and interfaith dialogue and celebrate the many religious traditions represented at Wesleyan.

Student Leadership

Student Leadership

Religious life is deepened through student-lead campus programs like the Wesleyan Disciples and the Campus Ministry Assistants.

Events

Events

Each week, Pierce Chapel is alive with activities designed to support and strengthen the spiritual life of our students.

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Events and programs include diverse forms of worship and prayer, music, the study of sacred scripture, interfaith dialogues, lectures, and service opportunities that respond to the call to compassion and justice.Our campus community is keenly aware that the practice of hospitality is required to support and encourage interreligious dialogue, and to create a space in which the intrinsic worth of all people is celebrated. Our religious life is marked by vitality. The environment of inclusion and acceptance allows students breathing room in which to ponder vocation and life purpose, and, perhaps, listen to and answer God’s summons.

 

RELIGIOUS LIFE AT WESLEYAN

Faith is a cornerstone of the mission of Wesleyan College, and we are deeply grateful for our long-standing relationship with the United Methodist Church and the spiritual grounding it provides. The Office of Campus Ministry sponsors retreats, pilgrimage weekends, and other programs and events that provide a time of respite during the rigors of the academic year.

Religious life at Wesleyan College is further enhanced by several additional campus ministry organizations which offer bible studies, worship experiences, trips, retreats, and social activities. These include the Wesley Foundation, the campus ministry organization sponsored by the United Methodist Church; Baptist Collegiate Ministries, sponsored by the Georgia Baptist Convention; the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and Reformed University Fellowship.

 

Methodist crossWesleyan College is affiliated with The United Methodist Church and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the baccalaureate degree, the master of education in early childhood education, and the master of business administration. Wesleyan College is approved for listing by the University Senate as an institution that is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

 

WESLEYANNES HAVE CONTINUED THEIR SPIRITUAL STUDIES AT PRESTIGEOUS INSTITUTIONS LIKE:

Gammon Theological Seminary, McAfee School of Theology, Iliff School of Theology, Methodist Theological School, Duke Divinity School, Candler School of Theology, Yale Divinity School

Participating in Wesleyan Disciples means being able to lead by example. Being a leader is more than a title; it’s an action.

“Being a Wesleyan Disciple has become a staple of my life at Wesleyan. I feel welcomed by my sisters at our worship services. Everyone has a place and a home to feel safe growing in their faith and sharing it with others.” Grace Stiles Williams '19

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Debra Williams
Director of Campus Ministry (478) 757-2820
Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Wesleyan College is privileged to steward many arts and cultural events and share them with the community. Most are free and open to the public. Wesleyan art galleries are open M-F 1:30 – 5:00 PM and on Wesleyan Market Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

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