University Chapels

“Paul, Apostle of Nonviolence” – Dr. Michael J. Gorman

& University Chapels.

Michael J. Gorman, Ph.D., is Dean of the Ecumenical Institute of Theology and Professor of Sacred Scripture at St. Mary’s Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, where he has taught since 1991. He is a New Testament scholar who specializes especially in the letters, theology, and spirituality of the apostle Paul.  He received the… Read more »

Reflections from Washington Community Scholars’ Center

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

Gather with students from the Washington Community Scholars’ Center for a presentation about their learning experiences in D.C.

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.

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 »

Inspired Peacebuilding – Leymah Gbowee ’11 and Doug Hostetter ’66

& Homecoming, University Chapels.

Leymah Gbowee and Doug Hostetter share stories on their experiences with faith-inspired peace building.  Carolyn Stauffer is worship leader. Carolyn Stauffer is Assistant Professor in the Applied Social Sciences Department. Doug Hostetter serves as the Mennonite Central Committee Representative to the United Nations and is a EMU alumnus. Doug is the 1966 class president. Leymah… Read more »

Latino Heritage Month: Deanna Durham

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Deanna Durham, Assistant Professor of Applied Social Sciences, reflects on a clip from the movie “Shrek” to challenge the Community to commit to going deeper and pulling back the layers  as we seek to know and understand other cultures around us.

SLW closing chapel: Get Out of the Boat – Brenda Matthews

& Spiritual Life Week, University Chapels.

Mama Brenda Matthews preaches on Matthew 14:25-32 and from her urban context in Chicago, IL in this high energy call to take risks of faith in following Jesus.  Brenda is speaking in various events on campus this week for Spiritual Life Week.

SLW: Get Out of the Boat – Brenda Matthews

& Spiritual Life Week, University Chapels.

Mama Brenda Matthews preaches on Matthew 14:25-32 and from her urban context in Chicago, IL in this high energy call to take risks of faith in following Jesus.  Brenda is speaking in various events on campus this week for Spiritual Life Week.