“Holy Week Chapel: What was the last supper of Jesus?” – Rabbi Niles Goldstein

& Center for Interfaith Engagement, Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Explore the meaning and symbols of Passover and the Seder Meal with Rabbi Niles Goldstein, visiting Jewish scholar, prior to the invitation by campus pastors into the symbolism of bread and cup in what has come to be called Holy Communion for many Christians. ——- Niles Goldstein is a rabbi and the award-winning author… Read more »

Inside Athletics: April 11, 2014

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics” podcast, Dave and James recap some of the exciting off-the-field events from the past couple of weeks, which include the hiring of a new women’s soccer coach and a reception to honor the women’s basketball team. James also digs into the final two weeks of the regular season, looking at… Read more »

Senior Chapel: Reflections on Faith and Spiritual Growth

& University Chapels.

Several seniors reflect on their faith and/or spiritual journey related to their experiences at EMU and the university mission, vision and values. Music and dance also feature seniors and the campus pastors  offer a blessing for all graduating seniors. Amanda Chandler, Theater & History Andrea De Avila Balboa, Bible and Religion & Psychology Jonathan Burkholder,… Read more »

Senior Reflections on Faith and Spiritual Growth – Hannah Tissue

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

  Senior Hannah Tissue, Nursing, reflects on her faith journey related to her experiences at EMU and the university mission, vision and values.

Senior Reflections on Faith and Spiritual Growth – Jonathan Burkholder

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Senior Jonathan Burkholder, History, reflects on his faith journey related to his experiences at EMU and the university mission, vision and values.

Senior Reflections on Faith and Spiritual Growth – Andrea de Avila Balboa

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Senior Andrea de Avila Balboa, Bible & Religion and Psychology, reflects on her faith journey related to her experiences at EMU and the university mission, vision and values.

Senior Reflections on Faith and Spiritual Growth – Amanda Chandler

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Senior Amanda Chandler, Theater & History, reflects on her faith journey related to her experiences at EMU and the university mission, vision and values.    

“Our Words Matter: Julian of Norwich and Diverse Images of God” – Maria CM Byler and Lindsay Mustafa Davis

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

Maria and Lindsay share  their presentation from the Women Doing Theology conference, how Julian of Norwich used metaphors of God as Mother and God as servant to challenge the language and images used for God in her time, and how today, we can learn to apply these images to create a more holistic and… Read more »

Seminary Capstone Presentation – Daniel Miller

& Seminary, Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Daniel Miller, The Dangers of Shepherding: Power, the Church, and Leader-sheep 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… Read more »

Seminary Capstone Presentation – Terry Hendricks

& Seminary, Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Terry Hendricks, Discerning the Way 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 their projects in the spring,… Read more »