Seminary Senior Capstone Presentations – Mar. 14, 2012

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Nicholas Detweiler Stoddard, A Theology of Ministry and Pastoral Leadership Authority Students in the seminary’s Master of Divinity program complete Capstone Integration Projects across the two semesters of their senior year. During the fall semester, they negotiate with the professors in the Formation in Missional Leadership class the design of their projects. They then complete… Read more »

“Is Genesis a Fence Barrier to The Cross?” – Sigmund Brouwer

& University Chapels.

Sigmund Brouwer, author of Who Made The Moon?, discusses harmony and conflict between the truths of science and the truths of the first chapter of the Bible, and what it means for your own faith journey. The great scientist Galileo Galilei was also a man of deep faith, whose political troubles began because he boldly… Read more »

Inside Athletics: March 8, 2012

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James recap a busy and exciting weekend for the spring sports and then talk about what Spring Break looks like for the teams. Dave also gives an update on some of the coaching searches.

Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Director of Athletics, Dave King…. Read more »

Inside Athletics: March 2, 2012

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James recap the end of the basketball seasons and the ODAC Basketball Tournament in Salem.  They talk about the busy weekend and Spring Break which are coming up, and then close the show with a discussion about recruiting and the blurry lines between coaches and admissions.

Inside… Read more »

“Seek the Peace of the City: A Volunteer’s Journey in NY” – Megan Grove

& University Chapels.

Megan Grove, 2011 graduate of EMU, shares reflections from her experiences in Mennonite Voluntary Service. This chapel also includes a time of sending for students participating in spring break Y-Trips and other forms of outreach. ——- In September 2011, Megan moved to New York City where she now serves with Mennonite Voluntary Service as a… Read more »

“Worshiping God as Mother” – Dr. Reta Halteman Finger

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

A Biblical metaphor for God, Reta Halteman Finger, Ph.D. Emerita Professor of New Testament, Messiah College. The entire campus community is invited to every chapel worship service on campus. Eastern Mennonite Seminary hosts chapel gatherings in Martin Chapel every Tuesday and Thursday; EMU Campus Ministries hosts chapel gatherings every Wednesday and Friday in Lehman Auditorium…. Read more »

“The Church’s Politic of Fullness…” – Dr. David Fitch

& University Colloquium Series.

Dr. David Fitch  presents the February Colloquium lecture on “The Church’s Politic of Fullness: How Ideology and Antagonism Work Against the Bold Witness of the Gospel.” David is the Betty R. Lindner Professor of Evangelical Theology at Northern Seminary. He heads up the M.A. in Missional Church Ministry at Northern and has held various part-time… Read more »

Seminary Senior Capstone Presentations – Feb. 29, 2012

& Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Brian Gumm, Wringing Out Saturated Selves: Christian Education in a SecularAge Aaron Kauffman, Anabaptist Missional Project: In But Not of the (Mennonite) Empire? Brian and Aaron are part of the Anabaptist Missional Project. AMP is a “network of emerging leaders who love Jesus, care about the church, and seek to be part of God’s mission… Read more »