Gather for worship on the theme, Be Seen, Be Known, with Safe Space and pastors from RISE Faith Community, Adam King and Amanda Garber. Adam serves as a ministry affiliate with campus ministries.
Living the Dream: Awakening From The Hollywood Illusion Gather with Tiffany FitzHenry, activist, screenwriter, and whistleblower, as she exposes the alliance between the Pentagon and Hollywood and films in convocation for her coming documentary, Living the Dream.
Promised Glory: Straightforth Thinking about God and the World N.T. Wright, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at University of St. Andrews, speaks for the annual Augsburger Lecture Series. The Augsburger Lectureship provides resources to annually bring to campus a noted lecturer to address pertinent topics in the area of Christian evangelism and mission....
The Day the Revolution Began: Atonement the Right Way N.T. Wright, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at University of St. Andrews, addresses campus worship for the annual Augsburger Lecture Series. The University Choir opens with two songs. N.T. Wright will engage the audience with a Q&A from 11-11:30 a.m.
Gather for campus worship featuring Faculty TenTalks on Callings inspired by the common read, Callings: The Purpose and Passion of Work and the student life What’s Your Why? theme. James Richardson, Assistant Professor, Music Carol Hurst, Associate Professor, Applied Social Sciences Matthew Siderhust, Professor, Chemistry
Gather for a Take Back the Night(TBTN) Widening the Circleconvocation including EMU student, faculty and staff panelists reflecting on why sexualized violence matters to them. Panelists: Jasmine Wilson, Emily Powell, Tempest Anderson, Nathaniel Nissley, Susan Schultz Huxman, Tae Dews, Carolyn Stauffer, Jonathan Swartz, Celeste Thomas, Leda Werner, and Gabrielle McMillon.
Phil Kniss will speak about his grandfather, Lloy Kniss, and the Mennonite experience of conscientious objection in World War I. Read more: Voices of Conscience exhibit and lectures at EMU to highlight ‘prophetic insights and personal courage’ of WWI peace protesters ?
CITIZENS, SOLDIERS, & AMBASSADORS: EMBRACING OUR ROLE IN THE KINGDOM Gather with Bruxy Cavey and Jessica Crawford for a convocation focused on Christian faith and discipleship. Join Bruxy and others over lunch at the Convocation Talk-Back in the East Dining Room between 11:15-12:15 and 12:15-1:15. Pack or purchase your lunch. Bruxy Cavey is the senior pastor at The Meeting....
Gather for worship featuring area pastors reflecting on exploring their calling. This service, featuring campus ministries affiliates, is inspired by the common read, Callings: The Purpose and Passion of Work and the student life What’s Your Why? theme. Moriah Hurst, Nurture & Faith Development Pastor of Park View Mennonite Church Micah Hurst, Youth and Young Adult Ministries at Weavers Mennonite Church
Climate Crisis: A Call to Action What does it mean to be the first generation born into a planetary climate crisis? Let’s wrap our heads around this one with Jim Shultz from The Democracy Center. Continue talking with Shultz and others over lunch at the Convocation Talk-Backin the East Dining Room between 11:15-12:15 and 12:15-1:15. Meal tickets available for....