Missionary and performer B.J. Johnston will be appearing as John Wesley in the dramatic musical “The Man from Aldersgate” at Thrasher Memorial on October 15. He will be joined by the Thrasher choir and orchestra in the performance.

Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church invites the community to the performance of the dramatic musical, “The Man from Aldersgate,” based on the lives and music of John and Charles Wesley.

The program is scheduled for October 15 at 6 p.m. and includes actor and missionary B.J. Johnston as John Wesley, along with the Thrasher choir and orchestra under the direction of Josh O’Dell.

Aldersgate is a street in London. The man from Aldersgate is John Wesley, who is said to have had a profound spiritual experience at a church there that eventually led to the founding of the Methodist Church. However, this play is not only of significance to Methodists…

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