‘Causing Trouble’–Laura Amstutz

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

Laura Amstutz, Seminary Admissions Assistant and Communications Coordinator, offers a Chapel Gathering address in the Seminary regarding how following Jesus should lead us to “cause trouble.”

CIE interfaith forum – Susan Kennel Harrison

& Center for Interfaith Engagement.

Interfaith Forum with Susan Kennel Harrison

Susan Kennel Harrison, BA, MDiv, ThM is currently a PhD candidate researching Christian Peace Theology and Interfaith dialogue at Emmanuel College at the Toronto School of Theology.  She is an associate member of the Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre and serves on the advisory council for EMU’s Center for Interfaith Engagement. Susan has been involved with Christian – Muslim dialogue for over a decade. She leads “scriptural reasoning” at the University of Toronto, an interfaith practice where Muslims, Christians and Jews study their scriptures together.

Her forum talk, You Can’t Talk to Them – Peacemaking and Dialogue, focuses on the importance of building relationships with persons of other religious affiliations, particularly fundamentalists, in order to promote understanding and respect.

For more info contact: Center for Interfaith Engagement, 540-432-4674 or email interfaith@emu.edu
www.emu.edu/interfaith

Get out of the Boat – Campus Ministries team

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

What would it take for you to step out of your comfort zone as an act of faith in Jesus? Join the campus ministry team for a video and reflections based on Matthew 14:25-32.

(View the first part of the video before listening to the podcast.  When the music and video fade to black, listen to the podcast and view the rest of the video at the end).

 

Stories from Israel/Palestine

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers.

Seminary Students and Faculty share stories from their trip to Israel/Palestine during the Summer break. They share stories in three segments: people, places, and prayer.

Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Licensing Service for Joanne Gallardo

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Joanne Gallardo is licensed for ministry as Associate Campus Pastor. Lora Steiner shares reflections on the call of Jeremiah (and Joanne) from Jeremiah 1:4-10, 17-19.

Inside Athletics: September 9, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s Inside Athletics, Dave and James discuss how the fall teams are doing after one week and what lies ahead this weekend.  Dave also talks about the busyness of the fall as many of the other sports have their off-season practices.

Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King. The podcast offers a synopsis of what is happening in EMU athletics, but also delves deeper into how athletics at EMU shapes lives and enhances college educations by positively impacting an athlete’s understanding of self, others, and God. Sports Information Director James De Boer is a regular guest with EMU coaches and athletes making appearances as well.

“Fear Not!” – Dr. Joni Sancken

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Faculty/Staff Speakers.

Dr. Joni Sancken, Assistant Professor of Preaching and Practical Theology, delivers a sermon entitled “Fear Not!” based on Exodus 14: 10-31.

Chapel Gathering services held in Martin Chapel at Eastern Mennonite Seminary are planned by the Seminary community but open to all.

Get out of the Boat – Eric Codding

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

What risks of faith are you willing to take? Join Eric Codding for a reflection on Matthew 14:25-32.
Eric Codding serves as Director of Housing & Residence Life and Associate Dean of Students.

Opening Chapel: Invitation toTransformation – Luke Hartman ’91

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

How open are you for transformation? Dr. Luke Hartman, Vice President for Enrollment, speaks on this theme from Acts 9:1-19 for this opening chapel.

Inside Athletics: September 2, 2011

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave recaps the excitement of Royals Night, a season-opening meeting of all of EMU’s student-athletes.  Then Dave and James talk about the start of the 2011-12 athletic season, which was Thursday night, and go over this weekend’s full slate of games.

Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King. The podcast offers a synopsis of what is happening in EMU athletics, but also delves deeper into how athletics at EMU shapes lives and enhances college educations by positively impacting an athlete’s understanding of self, others, and God. Sports Information Director James De Boer is a regular guest with EMU coaches and athletes making appearances as well.

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