Advent at EMU

Christmas at EMU

We celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, Prince of Peace, with profound awareness of the joys and sorrows in our world. The birth of Christ brings us hope as a Christian community. 

Campus Christmas Events and Details

  • Nov. 27, 7:30 p.m..: A Bach Festival Christmas, Martin Chapel, Seminary
  • Nov. 30, 7 p.m.: EMU Chamber Singers Concert, Martin Chapel, Seminary
  • Dec. 1 and 2, SVCC Christmas Concert, Lehman Auditorium
  • Dec. 4, 7 p.m.: EMU Orchestra Concert, Discipleship Center
  • Dec. 5. 4:30 p.m.: Y-Serve Christmas Caroling at VMRC
  • Dec 5, 7:30 p.m.: EMU Jazz Ensemble Concert,  Lehman Auditorium
  • Dec 6, 7 p.m.: Emulate Concert, Martin Chapel, Seminary
  • Dec. 8, 7pm: President's Ball, University Commons
  • Dec. 9, 1:30 p.m.: EMU Wind Ensemble Concert, Lehman Auditorium
  • Dec 10, 7 p.m.: Lessons and Carols, Lehman Auditorium (Live streamed via Facebook)
  • Dec. 14, 12:40 p.m.: University Final Exams End and Break Begins
  • Dec. 15, 3 p.m., EMU Faculty and Staff Christmas Tea, University Commons
  • Dec. 21-Jan. 1, 2019: EMU Offices closed (Harrisonburg campus)
  • Dec 21-Jan. 2 2019: EMU Offices closed (Lancaster extension)

Advent Reflections

In a season filled with words and activity we invite you to take a few moments to still your mind and soul and reflect on the advent themes of hope, peace, love and joy. 

Give the Gift of Peace

We invite you to support peace studies at EMU this season. Help us nurture and develop nurture future leaders as they prepare to be a peaceful presence among God’s people in all parts of the world.

Support peace studies at EMU  

Past Advent Greetings

Reflect and enjoy our past EMU Advent videos:  20172016 |2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2009

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