Harry Denman Evangelism Award

Nominations for The 2014 Harry Denman Evangelism Award for Clergy, Lay, and Youth are now closed. However, its never too early to start keeping your eyes and ears open for your 2015 nominee. The Harry Denman Evangelism Award recognizes a person whose life and ministry exemplifies the teaching of Christ and the Great Commission. Recipients of these awards, nominated by individuals, churches, or districts, and selected by the Annual Conference, live their call to “Offer Them Christ” daily as modeled by Dr. Harry Denman, founder of The Foundation for Evangelism that sponsors these awards.

 Denise Bell Blakely, recipient of the 2012 Harry Denman Evangelism Award for ClergyFor more than thirty years, The Foundation for Evangelism has been privileged to work with annual conferences to celebrate outstanding personal evangelism ministry of United Methodist Clergy, Laity and Youth by sponsoring the prestigious Harry Denman Evangelism Award. Since inception, more than 2,500 individuals* have been honored. Think of the multiplying impact on the lives of others these folks have made through their efforts to help people experience God’s transforming love through Jesus Christ!

The Harry Denman Evangelism Award is named for the founder of The Foundation for Evangelism. Dr. Billy Graham wrote, “ Harry Denman was one of the great mentors for evangelism in my own life and ministry… the thing people will remember above all about Harry Denman was his love of Christ and his desire to see others come to know Him. He truly was one of those rare individuals whose impact will continue for generations to come.”
This award is made possible by partnership with annual conferences across the country. If you would like to nominate someone for the Harry Denman Evangelism Award, download the nomination form below and send to your annual conference office.
Harry Denman Evangelism Award Nomination Forms