Seminary Capstone (Lancaster, PA) – Nathan Grieser

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Nathan Grieser,
Mutual Missions? A Window into Mennonite Engagement with the Margins.

Seminary Capstone (Lancaster, PA) – Tracy E. Brown

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Tracy E. Brown,
Working to Create Change Together

Student Recognition Chapel

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University Chapel Gathering emphasizes the university’s vision of being a Learning Community as faculty and staff in several departments celebrate significant achievements of students during the Spring semester.

“The Risen Christ” – Jake Kave and Seth Miller

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Seminary, Student Speakers.

Preaching Class students, Jake Kave and Seth Miller, preach from Luke 24:13-35 and Luke 24:36-49 in a pair of chapel sermons about the Risen Christ.

“Parable of the Ten Bridesmaides” – Jennifer Davis Sensenig

& Parables, University Chapels.

Parables – everyday stories that invite us to confront our worldview, sense of self and God, without providing easy answers. Join Jennifer Davis Sensenig, pastor for Community Mennonite Church, Harrisonburg, VA, for a closer look at the parable of the ten bridesmaids. Parables is the campus ministry theme for the year.

“Jesus, Risen, Walking With Us” – Darin Buse and Maria Hosler Byler

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Seminary, Student Speakers.

Preaching Class students, Darin Buse and Maria Hosler Byler, preach from Luke 24:1-7, 13-27, 28-31, and 8-12 in a set of four movements of a chapel sermon titled, “Jesus, Risen, Walking With Us.”

“Living Love Out Loud” – Jessica Crawford

& University Chapels.

Jessica Crawford is on a mission to Love Out Loud. As a multifaceted minister of the gospel, she aims to express the passionate love of Jesus Christ through missions, ministry and music.

Originally from Bridgewater, VA she now resides in Nashville, TN where she recently recorded a new five song EP. Join her in chapel to hear more about her journey into missional living and some original songs.

Seminary Capstone Presentation – Mike Souder

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Mike Souder,
Care and Connection:
a vision for a relevant (not recent) church

Students in the seminary’s Master of Divinity program complete Capstone Integration Projects across the two semesters of their senior year. During the fall semester, they negotiate with the professors in the Formation in Missional Leadership class the design of their projects. They then complete their projects in the spring, producing a final paper and making a public presentation.

Seminary Capstone Presentation – Gordon Meriweather

& Seminary, Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Gordon Meriweather,
The Spirit Untold: Touching the Face of God

Students in the seminary’s Master of Divinity program complete Capstone Integration Projects across the two semesters of their senior year. During the fall semester, they negotiate with the professors in the Formation in Missional Leadership class the design of their projects. They then complete their projects in the spring, producing a final paper and making a public presentation.

“We few, We happy few, We band of Believers” – Gordon Meriweather

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Seminary, Student Speakers.


Preaching Class student, Gordon Meriweather, preaches from 2 Samuel 11:14-17  and 1 Kings 10:14-18  in a chapel sermon titled, “We few, We happy few, We band of Believers.”