Tag Archives: Charles Wesley

New Room celebrates Charles Wesley’s preaching

The New Room in Bristol, UK will hold a special event August 31 to mark the 275th anniversary of Charles Wesley’s first field preaching. As New Room Chaplain David Weeks explains in this video, early Methodist leaders were often excluded from preaching in Anglican Churches. They followed George Whitefield’s example and joined in preaching to large groups in the open air, or field preaching.

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UM: Charles Wesley’s Lover of My Soul

The United Methodist General Board of Discipleship shares History of Hymns, Charles Wesley’s Jesus, Lover of My Soul.

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