Jo Anne Lyon

Rev. Dr. Jo Anne is Ambassador and General Superintendent Emerita of the Wesleyan Church. Lyon founded and served for many years as CEO of World Hope International. She is a Circle of Protection Steering Committee member and serves on the boards of the National Association of Evangelicals Executive Committee, National Religious Partnership for the Environment, Asbury Theological Seminary, and the World Economic Forum Council on Faith. She has served as adjunct professor of Church and Society at Indiana Wesleyan University and Asbury Theological Seminary. Lyon holds a Bachelor of Science, a Master of Counseling, and has been awarded five honorary doctorates. Indianapolis, Indiana.

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  • Finding Hope, Ending Hunger on Both Sides of the Border: A Bilingual Latino Devotional

    Devotional writers challenge us to feel the Spirit of God within us and to hear God’s urgent call to demand justice so all can put food on the table.
  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in faith.” These words from Colossians 2:6 remind us of the faith that is active in love for our neighbors.

    The Bible on...

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

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