INDIANAPOLIS – The new Indiana Conference will begin a Wesleyan Theological Forum at the University of Indianapolis on Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 10 a.m. in McCleary Chapel, 1400 East Hanna Avenue in Indianapolis.

William J. Abraham, Outler Chair of Wesley Studies and University Professor at Southern Methodist University, will open the forum by focusing on the “Treasures of Methodism” for the church’s renewal.

The event is open to all. One CEU will be offered. Cost is $25, payable to the Indiana Conference. Register online at

The Forum is being sponsored by the Wesleyan Connexion Project of the Board of Ordained Ministry.

Andy Kinsey, dean of the Wesleyan Connexion Project, will be convening the forum. Questions about the Forum can be sent to Kinsey at Kinsey hopes clergy and laity will take advantage of this opportunity. The goal is to have more continuing education events that focus on Wesleyan theology and practice.