May 8 is deadline for nominations for 'Denman Evangelism Awards' to be presented in June



By Dr. David Russell
Memphis Conference Chairperson for Evangelism
Senior Pastor, Benton First United Methodist Church, Benton, KY

The Memphis Conference is now accepting nominations for the Harry Denman Evangelism Award for clergy, lay, and youth.

These awards honor United Methodists whose exceptional ministry of evangelism – expressed in Word (what), Sign (why) and Deed (how) – brings people into a life-transforming relationship with Jesus Christ.
Each year each United Methodist conference joins The Foundation for Evangelism to recognize one youth, one clergy, and one lay person in their conference.
To learn more about the award or to download NOMINATION FORM, CLICK HERE or call me at 270-527-3990.
Nominations must be received by no later than May 8 to be considered for the 2017 awards. 
Nomination should include:

  • Contact information for nominator
  • Contact information for nominee
  • If nominee is clergy, youth or lay
  • Why nominee should receive the award
Submit nomination(s) by e-mail (preferred) to, by mail to Dr. David Russell, 845 US Hwy 641 S, Benton, KY 42025, or by FAX to 270-527-2851. 
Denman Evangelism Award winners will be presented during the 2017 Memphis Annual Conference, June 4-6 at Collierville United Methodist Church in Collierville, Tennessee.
Recipients will be notified of exact day and approximate time of presentation. Being present to receive the award is preferred, but not required.
CLICK HERE for a bulletin insert about the Denman awards.