University Chapels

MLK Jr. Chapel: “Stand Up!” – Glen Guyton

& University Chapels.

What do you do when your dreams seem just out of reach? Sometimes the first step towards reaching our goal is the hardest; but when we reconcile our past fears and put our hope in Christ, our dreams will become reality. Glen Guyton preaches from John 5:1-13 in a special Monday chapel for MLK Jr…. Read more »

What are you seeking?

& University Chapels.

Campus pastors and pastoral assistants offer readings and reflections to help the gathered community consider what they are seeking at this point in their lives. Chapel closes with a time of sending for the Middle East Cross-cultural Seminar group.

University Convocation: “Called to Peacebuilding” – Dr. Loren Swartzendruber

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

President Loren Swartzendruber speaks on peacebuilding, one of the EMU shared values, for the opening convocation of spring semester. Chapel closes with a time of sending for the Guatemala & Mexico Cross-cultural Seminar group at the end of convocation. Also check out the video that was shown in chapel before President Swartzendruber spoke! Matthew 5:3-10… Read more »

Cross-cultural Chapel: South Africa & Lesotho

& Cross-Cultural Groups, University Chapels.

Students from the South Africa and Lesotho cross-cultural seminar share experiences and reflections from their recent adventure.

Student Recognition Chapel

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Faculty and Staff in several departments recognize important achievements of students during the fall semester. Special recognition is also given to the staff of Pioneer College Caterers and the excellent service they offer EMU.  Chapel concludes with prayer and announcement from President Swartzendruber regarding his trip to Oslo, Norway to be present at the Awards… Read more »

Global Warming and the Risen LORD – Rev. Jim Ball

& University Chapels.

Rev. Jim Ball speaks in University Chapel on Global Warming and the Risen LORD: Christian Discipleship and Climate Change from his award winning book by the same title. Global Warming and the Risen LORD moves beyond the old debates about climate change to a new conversation focusing on the tremendous opportunities there are and the… Read more »

“As long as it depends on you, live peaceably…” Bishop Dr. Tilewa Johnson

& University Chapels.

Learn from Bishop Dr. Tilewa Johnson about how being a Christian leader in The Gambia, a predominately Muslim country, impacts his faith and ministry and how Muslims and Christians might/can work together despite differences. Romans 12:9-18 ——- Bishop Dr. Tilewa Johnson serves as Bishop of The Gambia: Head of the Anglican Diocese of The Gambia… Read more »

“Be prepared to give an account 24/7 BUT…” Bishop Dr. Tilewa Johnson

& University Chapels.

Bishop Dr. Tilewa Johnson – Bishop of Gambia: Head of the Anglican Diocese of Gambia which comprises the Republics of the Gambia, Senegal and Cape Verde Islands. This chapel is a part of EMU’s International Education Week

Inspire to Succeed Globally – ISO

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Students from the International Student Organization lead  the International Education Week chapel with a focus on what inspires to succeed globally.

Community Building through Economic Development – Loren Hostetter (MEDA)

& University Chapels.

Loren Hostetter serves as country project manager for Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) in Ethiopia.