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Students Earn Credits Off Campus, Learning in New Ways and New Places

Bekah Enns’ great-grandparents would not recognize the way she is pursuing an academic degree in 2013. For one thing, the senior history major at Eastern Mennonite University spent last semester off campus, testing her work skills in her three academic minors—pre-law, political science, and ...More


STEP Looks to Expand

The Study and Training for Effective Pastoral Ministry (STEP) program looks to grow in 2012 with the formation of two new cohorts of students simultaneously in Philadelphia, Pa. and Lancaster, Pa. for the fall semester. “Starting two cohorts of STEP students in one year signals another adventure for us,” remarked ...More

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STEP Scholarship Fund Receives Gift

Eastern Mennonite Seminary received an unexpected gift this holiday season. United Service Foundation(USF), a private foundation in New Holland, Pa., sent a check for $21,000 for EMS Lancaster’s Studies and Training in Effective Pastoral Ministry (STEP) ...More

STEP offers cohort in Philadelphia

Eastern Mennonite Seminary at Lancaster’s STEP program (Study and Training for Effective Pastoral Ministry) will offer its first cohort session in Philadelphia this September. This cohort is a move by the seminary to offer pastoral training to urban and racially and ethnically diverse pastors. ...More

Lancaster Program Holds Second Commencement

Dr. Beryl Brubaker STEP graduation speaker EMU’s Study and Training in Effective Pastoral Ministry (STEP) program will hold its second annual graduation at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 24, in the West Bet ...More

Pastor Gets in STEP with EMU Lancaster

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STEP Graduates First Class at Lancaster

As pastor at Weaverland Mennonite Church in East Earl, Pa., Brian Martin was called to sit with grieving widows and preach sermons. His 20 years in agricultural sales and construction did not prepare him for these tasks. Read more… ...More

EMS Lancaster Program to Graduate First Students

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Lancaster Students are STEPping Into Ministry

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Lancaster Area Pastors Offered Leadership Training

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