Rev Allie Shulman

The General Rules

July 23, 2023

Series: Roots: Rediscovering our Methodist Beliefs

In the 1739, John Wesley penned an open letter to his Methodist societies that proposed three rules that all society members should live by. Now famously called The General Rules, these three rules have become part of Methodist life and practice for the last 200 years. Rev. Allie Shulman explains how "the rules" might be more than a disciplinary tool and may include an invitation to something more.