2023 News and Events

February 28, 2023

Perkins Names 2023 Seals Laity Award Recipients

Two long-serving United Methodist laypersons from Missouri and Arkansas – Dr. Yvette Richards and Shelley Lee – have been selected as the 2023 recipients of the Woodrow B. Seals Laity Award.

February 09, 2023

Registration Open for Perkins Summit for Faith and Learning

Come experience a wide range of theological mini-courses for laypersons, community leaders and clergy at the annual Perkins Summit for Faith and Learning with a diverse panel of speakers, to be held March 24-25.

January 19, 2023

Nominations Open Through Feb. 15 for 2023 Woodrow B. Seals Laity Award

Nominations are now open for the 2023 Perkins School of Theology Woodrow B. Seals Laity Award and will be accepted through February 15, 2023. The annual award is presented to a layperson in the United States who exemplifies an exceptional commitment of service to Christ through faith and action in the church, community and world.