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May I share a story about my mom with you?

Mother’s Day holds a special place in my heart. But it also causes me to grieve over one of the Church’s great losses. You see, my own mother, Mary Campolo, was the best storyteller I’ve ever known. Her ability to hold a group entranced

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A Message from Campolo’s Director

Dear friend of the Campolo Center, Thank you so much for joining in this month of celebrating Tony Campolo’s 85th birthday! Your participation in Tony’s celebration is truly an investment in the future of the church. Providing scholarships for Campolo Scholars

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A Special Kind of Birthday Gift

This time last year, we were celebrating Tony’s 84th birthday with a goal of raising $84,000. Not only did you meet that goal – you exceeded it! And due to your generosity and partnership, we were able to double our

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“Changed People Changing the World”

We are continuing our celebration of Tony’s 85th birthday month! Today, I’d like to invite you to watch this moving, short-form legacy documentary entitled Divine Dissatisfaction. Tony has spent more than 60 years in active ministry – serving the poor

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It’s Time to Celebrate!

On February 25th, we will celebrate Tony’s 85th birthday! In honor of this special occasion, a generous friend has agreed to match every gift made to the Campolo Center for Ministry… up to $50,000! We currently have 15 Campolo Scholars

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Movies, Mentoring, and Monday Meetings

It’s a new year, and a new semester is well underway here at Eastern! This week we resumed our weekly meetings (each Monday, I meet with our cohort of scholars). Sometimes we welcome guest speakers; other times we simply dialogue

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Engaging with Faith Leaders from All Over the World

16 Seconds of Gratitude with Jaclyn Favarosa Another semester here at Eastern University is complete! But first up was the “The Joy of Christmas” concert at the Kimmel Center! President Matthews served as the primary conductor and our very own

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“Just a Glimpse of How We Worship Together…”

21 Seconds of Gratitude with Jabre Harris We have a lot to be grateful for at the Campolo Center for Ministry, and our scholars want to share their thankfulness too! Won’t you take a few seconds – 21 seconds, to

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A Thanksgiving Proclamation

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

On October 3, 1863, in the midst of the turmoil and strife of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln called for peace and gratitude by and for all men in the Thanksgiving Proclamation. Lincoln realized that the human heart needs to

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Sowing Seeds Today for the Church of Tomorrow

Click here to read the Campolo Center for Ministry’s Fall 2019 Newsletter: The Campolo Scholars program is bearing tremendous fruit… Through your generous gifts, the number of Campolo Scholars has grown from 6 to 15 each year. Praise God! This

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