University Chapels

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.    

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.

Washington Community Scholars’ Center (WCSC)

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

Come to the table and hear from the WCSC Interns what’s been happening in D.C. this semester.

“The Sword of the Spirit” – Larry Friedland

& University Chapels.

Larry Friedland, EMS student, leads a meditative and experiential exploration of Ephesians 6:10-17 combining the elements of theatre and mindful movement with lectio devina and interaction with physical representations of the images from the text. This is an opportunity to engage this scriptural passage in a new and interactive way. Larry is a visiting… Read more »

“Love One Another as I have Loved You” – Andy Miller, Jess Kraybill

& "Love One Another", Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Pastoral assistants (PAs) lead a final chapel on the campus ministries theme for the year, “Love One Another as I have Loved You” (John 15:1-17). Faculty members Andy Miller and Jess Kraybill offer reflections on the theme. Chapel opens with a selection by the EMU Women’s Choir and concludes with a special announcement about… Read more »

Loving Self to Love Neighbor – Esther Nafziger ’12

& "Love One Another", Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Come reflect on how the commandment “Love your neighbor as yourself” is a call to interconnectedness and not just selflessness. Looking at the commandment as an equation, with integral parts, how have we failed to emphasize loving ourselves in order to love our neighbors? Esther Nafziger works as an admissions counselor. In her free… Read more »