Summer Cross-culturals – Spain and Lithuania

Hear brief reflections from the summer cross-cultural groups to Spain and Lithuania.

“Working the Soil” – Loren Swartzendruber

President Swartzendruber addresses the campus community drawing from Matthew 13:1-9 This service concludes with a  time of sending for the cross-cultural seminar group departing for SE Balkans: Bulgaria, Greece & Turkey.

“Recognizing Jesus when Phone Booths Vanish” –Dr. Michael King

Seminary Dean, Dr. Michael King, opens the EMS fall semester with his convocation address, “Recognizing Jesus when Phone Booths Vanish.”  King writes: When I saw a PBS video on seminaries posted under a heading that asked if what we teach is repairing phone booths, that caught my attention. Maybe because I turn 60 next month, I....

Orientation “Service of Worship and Blessing”

Vice-President for Enrollment, Dr. Luke Hartman, delivers the Sermon during the orientation weekend Sunday morning worship.

2014 Matriculation Ceremony

New students and parents are welcomed by President Swartzendruber and faculty. The official transition begins.

“Storytelling” — Faculty/Staff Conference

During the 2014 Faculty/Staff Fall Conference, several EMU Faculty and Staff share stories about serving/leading:  Linda Gnagey Ann Hershberger Jason Lewkowicz Lynn Veurink Dee Weikle

Faculty/Staff Conference – John Stahl-Wert: “To Serve and Lead”

John Stahl-Wert continues to engage the theme of “Serve and Lead” in this year’s Faculty/Staff Conference.  The theme is derived from a line of the  the Eastern Mennonite University mission statement. Dr. John Stahl-Wert (EMU ’81)is an entrepreneur, CEO, and Leadership Mentor. John founded a number of initiatives in the Pittsburgh area, including  Serving Ventures and Pittsburgh Urban Leadership....

Faculty/Staff Conference – John Stahl-Wert: “A Global Context”

In this opening session of the annual Fall Faculty/Staff Conference, we welcomed John Stahl-Wert to engage the theme of “Serve and Lead.”  The theme is derived from a line of the  the Eastern Mennonite University mission statement.  Dr. John Stahl-Wert (EMU ’81)is an entrepreneur, CEO, and Leadership Mentor. John founded a number of initiatives in the Pittsburgh....