University Chapels

Cross-cultural Chapel: The Middle East

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The returning Spring 2017 Middle East Cross-cultural group shares reflections and adventures from their experiences in the Middle East this semester.

Cross-cultural Chapel: Guatemala & Colombia

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The returning Spring 2017 Guatemala & Colombia Cross-cultural group shares reflections and adventures from their experiences in Guatemala and Colombia this semester.

Student Recognition Chapel

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

University Chapel Gathering emphasizes the university’s vision of being a Learning Community as faculty and staff in several departments celebrate significant achievements of students during the Spring semester.

Senior Chapel: Reflections on Faith Formation at EMU

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

How has your faith changed, grown or deepened while in college? What have been the sources of your faith formation in your college years? In what ways has your faith been challenged while in college and how have you navigated that? How do you expect your faith will inform/guide your future endeavors? Gather with… Read more »

Holy Week Chapel: “Alfombra” – Latino Student Alliance

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The community gathered around the alfombra created by the Latino Student Alliance engaging themes of acceptance, goodness, and grace with the alfombra as a visual invitation for prayer and reflection.

Inauguration Chapel: Celebrating Student-Centered Leadership

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Gather for student leader perspectives on celebrating student-centered leadership and offering a prayerful blessing for Dr. Susan Schultz Huxman during this week of inauguration activities. Several student musical groups enhance this time of worship, celebration and blessing. Reflections – Quinn Kathrineberg, Ariel Barbosa and Abigail Shelly. Stings Ensemble – Jacinda Stahly, Isaac Dahl, Quinn… Read more »

Washington Community Scholars’ Center (WCSC)

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Students from the Washington Community Scholars’ Center (WCSC) report on their experiences in the capital city.

“Praying in the Wilderness” – Rebekah Nolt

& University Chapels.

EMS student Rebekah Nolt speaks in Chapel Gathering at Eastern Mennonite Seminary  drawing on Matthew 3:13-4:11.

“Fully Human” -Kevin Ressler ’07

& University Chapels.

Drawing from the story of dry bones in the book of Ezekiel, Kevin Ressler engages issues of injustice and what we are called to and how we are called to be involved in our neighbors’ plight. ——- Kevin Ressler (EMU ’07); poet, playwright, Thespian, want-to-be-novelist, lover of the arts is father to Acacia, husband… Read more »

Voices for Peace & Women’s Choir

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Hear the Women’s Choir and portions of student prepared speeches highlighting many forms of peace as part of the C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest. The full speeches can be heard TONIGHT – Friday, March 24 at 7 p.m. in Martin Chapel (Seminary Building). Diego Barahona “Toda la sobra de lo que se llevaron”… Read more »