Under the leadership of Executive Director Isaac Blakemore, the John & Charles Wesley Center's fellows pursue its mission by performing timely, accurate research on important theological, historical, and apologetical issues and publishing these findings for our readers.
Rev. Isaac BlakemoreExecutive Director | Fellow
Executive Director of John & Charles Wesley Center. A sought after speaker, his research focuses on the interface of science, philosophy, and religion.
Bill Ury, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Ury is the Ambassador for Holiness for The Salvation Army and the former Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology at WBS.
Joy Vaughan, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Vaughan is a Senior Lecturer in New Testament at Asbury University. Joy’s area of expertise is in Lukan scholarship and New Testament Studies .
Chris Lohrstorfer, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Lohrstorfer is the Associate Professor of Wesleyan Theology at Wesley Biblical Seminary.
Steve Blakemore, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Blakemore is a co-founder of the JCW Center and the Professor of Christian Thought at Wesley Biblical Seminary.
David Schreiner, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Schreiner is the Associate Dean & Associate Professor of Old Testament at Wesley Biblical Seminary. He is an expert in biblical archaeology and history.
Matt Ayars, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Ayars is the President of Wesley Biblical Seminary. His research includes biblical theology, Wesleyan soteriology, the Psalms, and linguistics.
Brian Shelton, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Shelton is the Professor of Theology and Department Chair of Christian Studies and Philosophy at Asbury University.
Chris Bounds, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Bounds is the Associate Professor of Religion and Philosophy at Wesley Seminary, Marion, IN.
Jerome Van Kuiken, Ph.DSenior Fellow
Dr. Van Kuiken is the Dean of Ministry and Christian Thought; Professor of Ministry and Christian Thought at Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Leroy Lindsey, Ph.DSenior Fellow | JCW Center en Español
Dr. Lindsey has taught in seminaries, universities, and Bible institutes in the U.S., Mexico, Haiti, Central and South America, Korea, India, Myanmar, Spain, and the South Pacific.
Rev. Adam GodboldPastoral Fellow
Rev. Godbold is the senior pastor of Faith Methodist Church in Marietta, GA.
Rev. Joyce TonuiPastoral Fellow
Rev. Tonui is the Senior Pastor of Immanuel Africa Gospel Church in Kericho, Kenya.
Rev. Juan GonzalezPastoral Fellow | JCW Center en Español
Rev. Gonzalez is an ordained minister with over 20 years experience in churches both in Mexico and the United States.
Lindsey Jane is a mother of 8 children. Her focus is on the integration of psychology and theology with particular emphasis on pastoral ministry.
Rev. Marshall DaigrePastoral Fellow
Rev. Daigre serves as founding pastor of Harvest Pointe Methodist Church in Huntsville, AL.