Putnam has been a full-time evangelist since 1981. A musician, dramatist and
storyteller, his ministry crosses denominational and demographic lines. Most of
all, he’s a believer who wants to glorify God and build up the Kingdom. Wesley
is involved in the church. He has served as president and executive director of
the National Association of United Methodist Evangelists. He has also been
active as a representative on the Council of Evangelism of the South Central Jurisdiction.
has been honored by his peers in receiving the Philip Award, and the Denman
award for his work in evangelism.
is a family man. He and his wife, Felicia, live in Bedford, Texas. Their three
adult sons are actively involved in the Church, too. When not on the road, you
can usually find Wes doting over his grandchildren.
Putnam Ministries is hard to define. It’s a unique blend of music, drama and
children’s outreach combined with a good measure of lively, relevant preaching.
It’s a fresh approach to renewal that can bring newness to your church. His
ministry includes revivals, concerts, youth camps and retreats aimed at
deepening individual commitment, strengthening the family and equipping local
congregations for service in the world.
brings the Word alive with his anointed preaching. His messages overflow with
warmth and humor, but they’re not candy-coated. His relevant approach connects
with the struggles that all people share.
Preaching is the communication of the heart of God to those He loves.
The message God has burned into the heart of Wesley Putnam is his passion. He
proclaims the Good News with simplicity and clarity. You will never walk away
without examining your relationship with God and with those around you. You
hear a message of hope. You go home believing that God is able to restore
broken relationships and give the wonderful gift of new beginnings. In town
after town there are testimonies of God’s power to change us.