Faculty/Staff Speakers

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.

Inside Athletics: October 7, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics” podcast, Dave and James talk about the excitement of this time of year, with the Paul R. Yoder Sr. Golf Classic this Friday and then Homecoming next weekend.  After the flip of the calendar to October, they also jump into the conference standings and potential races for ODAC Tournament positioning. Inside… Read more »

Inside Athletics: September 30, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

This week, Dave goes solo and discusses the challenges of directing the athletic program at EMU, a DIII program that values both the total educational experience for the student athlete and competitiveness within the conference.  Specific areas of tension that can exist are in the recruiting process and the amount of time asked of student athletes. … Read more »

Do Not Get Into a Boat with Jesus (If You Want to Stay Dry!) – Linford Stutzman

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Be challenged to live life abundantly by following Jesus in mission and service into an unstable, unpredictable, beautiful and perilous world. This is a high-risk, high-reward invitation. Hear real-life stories of how sailing the sea with Jesus is the definition of life in abundance.

Inside Athletics: September 23, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James talk about the big week EMU teams have had, especially as the players approach a psychological milestone in the season.  Dave also touches on Friday’s chapel service, which featured a number of athletes and their summer cross cultural experience.  He then unveils information about a new varsity… Read more »

Unity and Equality – Latino Student Alliance

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Latino Student Alliance and Marvin Lorenzana share reflections on what the Bible teaches about unity and equality. This chapel helps to launch Latino Heritage Month. Marvin Lorenzana serves as Director of Multicultural Services.

‘Causing Trouble’–Laura Amstutz

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

Laura Amstutz, Seminary Admissions Assistant and Communications Coordinator, offers a Chapel Gathering address in the Seminary regarding how following Jesus should lead us to “cause trouble.”

Stories from Israel/Palestine

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers.

Seminary Students and Faculty share stories from their trip to Israel/Palestine during the Summer break. They share stories in three segments: people, places, and prayer. Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Licensing Service for Joanne Gallardo

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Joanne Gallardo is licensed for ministry as Associate Campus Pastor. Lora Steiner shares reflections on the call of Jeremiah (and Joanne) from Jeremiah 1:4-10, 17-19.