The EIU Wesley Foundation is the United Methodist student ministry at EIU and is open to all young adults in the Charleston area. The Wesley Foundation seeks to help young adults encounter the living God known through Jesus Christ, through worship, prayer, community, and service.

During the School Year:

Wednesday night worship is at 8:30 p.m.

 (free) Sunday supper is at 5:30 p.m.

Foundation events also include spring break mission trip, fellowship events on campus, and prayer vigil for a week most semesters.

Contact Us:

For more information, email Campus Minister/Director Rev. Betzy Elifrits Warren at

Call the Foundation at 217.348.8191.

Click here for The Wesley Foundation website


A new small group will be starting at Wesley for Young Adults ages 20-40. They would like to start meeting Wednesday Nights. Contact Sarah Gatton for any questions or if you are interested in joining. The church will also provide dinner weekly from 5:00 to 6:00pm. If you would like, you can also join them for dinner before small group.