Wesleyan Accent is pleased to provide a platform for a variety of Wesleyan family “accents” – from the academy and from the church. These gifted people offer insight in arenas such as spiritual formation, discipleship, Biblical reflection, leadership, current events, spirituality, theology, prayer… the list is endless. Check back regularly for new contributors to the Christian conversation spoken with a Wesleyan accent.


Whether it be wisdom from veterans or fresh insight from a younger perspective, these are some of the talented voices you’ll find offering a Wesleyan accent to the Christian conversation.

  • Brian Collier
  • Maxie Dunnam
  • Elizabeth Glass-Turner
  • Jim Harnish
  • Jessica LaGrone
  • Ken Loyer
  • Kimberly Reisman
  • Phil Tallon


Part of the mission of Wesleyan Accent is to nurture the work of younger theologians. We’re excited to be able to highlight voices from across the wide variety of Wesleyan Methodist academic centers. Check back often for more contributors.

  • Jack Jackson – Claremont School of Theology
  • Luther Oconer – United Theological Seminary
  • Andrew Thompson – Memphis Theological Seminary
  • Matt Sigler – Boston University
  • Jason Vickers – United Theological Seminary
  • Kevin Watson – Seattle Pacific Seminary


We believe that preaching is crucial to the renewal of the church, therefore, each Saturday we feature the spiritual/teaching voice of Episcopal leaders and General Superintendents, as well as that of pastors and others from across the Wesleyan family. You’ll enjoy great preaching from leaders like these, and many more:

  • Rev. Tonya Arnesen
  • Rev. Tom Berlin
  • Rev. Davis Chappell
  • Rev. Brian Collier
  • Bishop Sarah Davis
  • Rev. Robert Gorrell
  • Dr. Don Haynes
  • Dr. Jo Anne Lyon
  • Bishop Bill McAlilly
  • Rev. Jim McCormick
  • Rev. Shane Stanford
  • Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett
  • Bishop Mike Watson