Finding Shepherd and Shelter in a Shattered Sabbatical – Dorothy Jean Weaver

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

Dorothy Jean Weaver, Seminary professor of New Testament, relates and reflects on the events that shaped a sabbatical year quite different from the one she had imagined. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Sex, Power & Lost Wonder – Carolyn Stauffer

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Carolyn Stauffer speaks  in University Chapel about “Sex, Power and Lost Wonder” as part of  EMU’s annual Take Back the Night week.  Carolyn serves as Assistant Professor in EMU’s department of applied social sciences.

“Reflections on a long-term marriage” – Peter and Carol Schreck

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

Peter and Carol Schreck offer “Reflections on long-term marriage: lessons learned along the way.”  The Schrecks serve as Adjunct Faculty at Eastern Mennonite Seminary. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

I Met God this Summer – Rebekah Maldonado-Nofziger & Jamie Hiner

& Student Speakers.

Hear from two students who met God this summer while participating in the Ministry Inquiry Program.  Rebekah Maldonado-Nofziger ministered in Bolivia, and Jamie Hiner in inner-city Philadelphia.

Inside Athletics: Oct. 28, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s Inside Athletics, Dave and James recap how the regular season ended and what that means for our teams in the ODAC Tournament, which starts on Saturday.  **Due to the forecast, there is one change already as the start time of the field hockey game was moved back one hour to 3:00 PM.** … Read more »

Entertainment and Shadow Values in Contemporary Society, Peter Stromberg, PhD

& University Colloquium Series.

D.r Peter Stromberg, professor of anthropology at the University of Tulsa, presents ‘Entertainment and Shadow Values in Contemporary Society. The lecture is followed by a time for Q & A.  The monthly Colloquium lectures are planned and sponsored by the office of the provost.  Contact provost@emu.edu for more info.

Get out of the Boat – Laurie Miller

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Sometimes it’s just easier to stay in the boat until …   Hear a final reflection on “Get Out of the Boat” inspired from Matthew 14:25-32 and presented by Laurie Miller.

Applying the Greatest Commandment – Mark Adams

& University Chapels.

Consider how we apply what Jesus sees as the greatest commandment as Mark Adams reflects on Matthew 22:34-40. Mark Adams is a Presbyterian Minister serving on the U.S. and Mexican border with Frontera de Cristo. He was one of the resource persons for the 2011 Guatemala & Mexico cross-cultural learning group.

Inside Athletics: October 21, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics, University Chapels.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics” Dave and James talk more about this year’s three Hall of Honor inductees and getting them plugged into a handful of venues over Homecoming.  They wrap up by looking at the final days of the regular seasons of the fall sports and how the postseason might play out. Inside Athletics… Read more »

“Semester Break: Dreams for the Journey” – Michael King

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

Eastern Mennonite Seminary Dean Michael King reflects on Daniel 4:9-18 and the significance of the dreams we dream when we’re asleep. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.