University Chapels

Mental Health & Suicide Awareness – Pam Comer

& University Chapels.

Sometimes in a suicidal situation we ask Where is God? Pam Comer, Director of the Counseling Center, and leaders of CoachLink, help us explore answers to this question through reflection, ritual and an original song performed by EMU student, Grace Engle.  Listen for announcements about the February 23 workshop on Suicide Awareness: What to do… Read more »

“Honoring the Past” – Luke Hartman

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Luke Hartman ’91, Vice President for Enrollment, opens Black History Month with the first of two chapels planned by the Black Student Union.   He shares stories to honor his own past and reflects on why it is important to do so.

Camp Chapel: Where-in Lies your Identity? – Glenn Nofziger II ’02

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Booths with representatives from a wide range of camps surround the chapel gathering in the unique venue of the Campus Center Greeting Hall.  Glenn Nofziger II shares a message about identity in Christ, reflecting on his experiences at camp, college, and in short-term missions/evangelism.  Glenn, EMU class of ’02,  is an Eastern Mennonite Seminary student… Read more »

“Freedom: from a Biblical Perspective” – Joanne Gallardo

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Consider a biblical perspective on freedom as Joanne Gallardo preaches on John 8:31-36.

Reflections on Ministry and Call – Julia Schmidt & Brendon Derstine

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Brendon Derstine and Julia Schmidt offer reflections from their participation in the Ministry Inquiry Program, Summer 2011. The Ministry Inquiry Program is an exciting opportunity of the Mennonite Church USA for college-age young adults to explore pastoral ministry. The program offers you the opportunity to experience first hand what ministry is and to test your… Read more »

Accumulation & Abundance Chapel

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Students from Campus Ministries offer a  service of community lament on accumulation and find abundance with modern day reflections, scriptures and other readings led by a celebration worship team. This chapel theme was inspired by Dr. Walter Brueggemann, resource person for the recently held School for Leadership Training at the seminary.

Inside Athletics: Jan. 20, 2012

& University Chapels.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James talk about the track and men’s volleyball teams, which both opened their 2012 seasons in the past few days.  They also dig deeper into the basketball teams, both of which seems to be hitting their stride midway through the season.  Dave ends the podcast with a short recap… Read more »

“Do your Future a Favor” – Ashley Hagelin

& University Chapels.

Are your finances lined up with your faith? Ashley Hagelin  explores establishing good financial habits that relate to faith values.  Hagelin comes to us from LSS (Lutheran Social Services of MN), a partner organization of Everence.  In this chapel, she shares her story of student loan debt and encourages students to seek out resources for… Read more »

MLK Jr. Chapel: “Stand Up!” – Glen Guyton

& University Chapels.

What do you do when your dreams seem just out of reach? Sometimes the first step towards reaching our goal is the hardest; but when we reconcile our past fears and put our hope in Christ, our dreams will become reality. Glen Guyton preaches from John 5:1-13 in a special Monday chapel for MLK Jr…. Read more »

What are you seeking?

& University Chapels.

Campus pastors and pastoral assistants offer readings and reflections to help the gathered community consider what they are seeking at this point in their lives. Chapel closes with a time of sending for the Middle East Cross-cultural Seminar group.