Call for Papers and Articles

You are invited to submit a proposal of a scholarly paper for presentation at the AETE Annual Meeting, June 16-17, 2022. Papers read at the meeting will be considered for publication in Witness, the journal of the Academy for Evangelism in Theological Education.

Papers should address themes related to “The Next Generation and the Good News: Transitions, Faith, and Identity Formation across the Diverse Mosaic of God’s Kingdom and Mission.” Proposals of papers to be presented should include your name, proposed title, and a 150-word abstract. Send proposals to David M. Gustafson, by March 1, 2022. Paper proposals (recommended by the AETE board) will be presented on June 17, 2022, at the AETE Meeting, held on the campus of Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana.

In addition to papers presented at the AETE Annual Meeting and considered for publication, Witness seeks scholarly articles on related topics. Submissions on evangelism research, theological issues in evangelism, and teaching evangelism in theological education are especially welcome. All papers presented at the 2022 AETE Meeting, as well as related articles, should be submitted by July 15, 2022, uploading them to

Witness is a double-blind, peer-reviewed journal of the Academy for Evangelism in Theological Education. The journal has published such major evangelism scholars as Mortimer Arias, William Abraham, Richard Peace, and Laceye Warner. The journal welcomes submissions from around the world, and is also pleased to provide students and early-career scholars an opportunity to publish alongside of well-established scholars.