Campus Worship: Voices of Peace

Students offer “Voices of Peace” from their C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest speeches. Come hear pieces of each speech PLUS a few reflections from some of the Spring Break Y-Trip leaders. The 2019 C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest takes place this Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. in Martin Chapel. This year’s contestants are: * Cassidy Bontrager “What....

Convocation: Restorative Justice – Love

Gather in Women’s History Month with Rev. Dr. Velda Love and Destiny’s Daughters to address Restorative Justice for People of Faith. In this moment in our nation, Christians are being called to restore justice for all. What does this mean? Restorative justice means moving beyond status quo criteria and working towards social, political, and economic equity,....

Campus Worship: Ubuntu- Pastor AJ Mosley

Gather for a traditional African American worship service, featuring Pastor AJ Mosley, for the Black History Month sponsored by the Black Student Union (BSU) and Multicultural Student Services. Pastor AJ Mosley serves as Executive Pastor of Divine Unity Community Church (DUCC) here in Harrisonburg, Va.

Campus Worship: Connecting to Purpose

EMU nursing alum Dr. John Lowe ’81 (Cherokee, Creek, & Lenape Native American tribal member) offers reflections from his personal story and journey in his address –  Connecting to Your Purpose: A Native American Perspective. Lowe also gives a Suter Science Series lecture today at 4 p.m.Dr. John Lowe, RN, PhD, FAAN, serves as Professor for Health Disparities Research and Executive....

Convocation: Shale Play

Gather for a provocative reading of poetry and screening of photographs capturing the impacts of natural gas drilling and pipeline construction challenging easy assumptions and inviting further inquiry and conversation. Shale Play Also, convocation opens with pipeline themed original music from Doug Hendren – Musical Scalpel. Steven Rubin, an award-winning documentary photographer, and Julia Spicher Kasdorf, a distinguished....

Campus Worship: Student Ministry Inquiry

Hear reflections from Liz Marin, Anna Ressler, Lydia Haggard and Abigail Shelly about exploring ministry this past summer with the Ministry Inquiry Program. What might exploring ministry look like for you? Read more about the summer ministry experiences of these students. Talk with Carmen Schrock-Hurst for more information about the Ministry Inquiry Program.

Convocation: Susan Schultz-Huxman

Join President Susan Schultz Huxman to launch spring semester with the address, Connecting the Dots: High Impact Engagement at EMU. There will be a time of prayerful sending for the Guatemala-Spain and Middle East Cross-Cultural Seminars at the close of the service. 2019 Spring Convocation Convocation welcomed new students, faculty and staff and greeted those returning. President Huxman encouraged all students....