Convocation

Convocation: Juan Martinez

& University Chapels.

In commemoration of Latino Heritage Month, gather at convocation tomorrow morning with the Latino Student Allianceand Dr. Juan Martinez for his address, Walking into God’s Future. Juan Martínez serves as professor of Hispanic studies an d pastoral leadership at Fuller Theological Seminary. Since coming to Fuller in 2001, Martínez has served as vice president for diversity and international ministries, vice provost,… Read more »

Convocation: Summer C-C Faculty Ten Talks

& University Chapels.

Gather with music from Earnest Kiah and hear reflections on cross-cultural learning from faculty leaders of some of the summer cross-cultural programs. We’ll be hearing from Greta Ann Herin, Laura Yoder, Jerry Holsopple, Deanna Durman and Byron Peachey.

Fall 2018 Opening Convocation

& University Chapels.

President Susan Schultz Huxman, launching Fall semester with the address, Setting the EMU Table with a Diversity of Utensils.   2018 Opening Convocation Join President Susan Schultz Huxman in launching Fall semester.There will be a time of prayerful sending for the China Cross-Cultural Seminar at the close of the service. Posted by Eastern Mennonite University on Wednesday,… Read more »

Opening Convocation: “Ringing in a New Year, a New Era”- Dr. Susan Schultz Huxman

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Gather as a campus community for an address on Ringing in a New Year, a New Era from incoming President Susan Schultz Huxman. Toward the close of the service, there will be a time of sending for the Cross-Cultural Seminar groups soon departing for Guatemala-Colombia and the Middle East. We will also be ringing… Read more »

Opening Convocation: “Change, Hope and Promise”- Dr. Lee Snyder, Interim President

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

Interim President Dr. Lee Snyder addresses the campus community on Change, Hope and Promise. We will also be sending the Cross-Cultural seminar group to Central Europe (Austria, Czech Republic, Turkey) ANDwelcoming new students to the campus community with the “Shenandoah Welcome” toward the close of the service. ——- Dr. Lee Snyder brings a lifetime of service to… Read more »

Opening Convocation: “For Just Such a Time as This” – President Loren Swartzendruber

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

President Loren Swartzendruber addresses the campus community for his final Opening Convocation service on the theme: For Just Such a Time as This. Chapel includes a time of prayerful sending for the Cross-Cultural Seminar groups departing for the Middle East and Guatemala-Cuba. Scripture: Esther 4:12-14 (The Message): When Hathach told Mordecai what Esther had… Read more »

“Working the Soil” – Loren Swartzendruber

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Parables, University Chapels.

President Swartzendruber addresses the campus community drawing from Matthew 13:1-9 This service concludes with a  time of sending for the cross-cultural seminar group departing for SE Balkans: Bulgaria, Greece & Turkey.

University Convocation: “Turn Down the Heat” – President Loren Swartzendruber

& Creation Care, Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

President Loren Swartzendruber launches a new semester as he addresses the campus community with a message inspired by Psalm 24:1; Romans 8:20-22; Colossians 1:15-17; and Revelation 22:1-2. Chapel closes with a time of sending for the Guatemala & Mexico Cross Cultural group.

“A Desire to Belong” – Loren Swartzendruber

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, University Chapels.

President Swartzendruber launches the year with reflections on belonging based on Luke 6:27-31. This service concludes with a  time of sending for the Spain-Morocco and China cross-cultural groups departing for the semester.