Category: Event Reports

The New Year is here… with much to be excited about!

In the fall of 2019, an Eastern University colleague and I were discussing plans to host a conference a year later called: Surviving 2020. We had no way of knowing how poignant and prescient that notion would turn out to

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Lessons & Carols

Today you’re in for a Christmas treat! We are happy to share Eastern University’s Contemporary Service of Lessons and Carols featuring the Campolo Center’s Executive Director, Campolo Scholars Angelo Soto, Samarah Pacheco and Dakota Stott, Eastern’s chaplain Rev. Dr. Joe Modica,

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“What I wish I’d known…”

Rev. James Williams, Senior Pastor of the historic First Baptist Church of Philadelphia, spoke at our recent Monday morning Campolo Scholars Fellowship. James is a Campolo Scholar alum who completed his seminary education and training at Eastern University’s Palmer Theological

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If God can raise Jesus from the dead, what can He do in and through you? 

Rev. Amy Banka is a graduate of Eastern University’s Palmer Theological Seminary (MDiv 2009) and Senior Pastor of Hopewell United Methodist Church, which partners with the Campolo Center. Every time Rev. Banka leads a Monday Meeting Fellowship, she offers an

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Migration and Missions

Paradigm Shifts in a Global Context During one of our recent Monday Meetings, we enjoyed a rich and fruitful discussion led by Visiting Campolo Fellow, Rev. Dr. Victor Aloyo, the Associate Dean of Institutional Diversity and Community Engagement at Princeton

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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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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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What’s been happening at the Campolo Center?

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

It’s a busy time of year at the Campolo Center for Ministry! Here are a few highlights: Julie Pennington-Russel is on campus this week as a special guest speaker in our Campolo Lecture Series. Julie is spending a lot of

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Planting Seeds with Jen Hatmaker

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

The Campolo Scholars were invited to be special guests of the Planting Seeds for Ministry and Growth conference at Hopewell United Methodist Church, with popular and prolific author, blogger, speaker and pastor, Jen Hatmaker. Jen discussed various challenges for pastors and Christian leaders to

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A Back-to-School Surprise from the Campolo Center

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

We have a Back-to-School Surprise! But first, I’m excited to announce our largest class of Campolo Scholars to date. In addition to our current cohort of five, we welcomed TEN new scholars to the Campolo Center program. This means that

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