Category: Event Reports

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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4 Exciting Updates from the Campolo Center

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

Today, I have four exciting updates to share with you: We are thrilled to announce the Campolo Center for Ministry’s first-ever Fellow in Residence – James Williams! This post-graduate position, funded by the Baugh Family Foundation Grant, is designed to

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The Maine Event Recap

Greetings from Philadelphia and Eastern University’s Campolo Center for Ministry. Tony preaching on a beautiful, Maine Sunday morning at the Ocean Park Temple where more than 550 people were in attendance. Tony, Peggy and I had a wonderful time seeing

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Wow… Three Reasons to Celebrate!

Campolo Scholar graduates wtih Tony, Peggy and Robert

The spring semester has come to a close and we have much to celebrate! This school year has been an exciting time of growth for the Campolo Center. Here are three important accomplishments I’d like to share with you today: MONDAY

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Monday Meetings and Mentorship

Each week throughout the semester, the Campolo Scholars and I gather for a “Monday Meeting.” These meetings are a critical component in the ongoing discipleship of these young leaders. Last week, we were honored to have Reverend Amy Banka lead

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Tony, the Campolo Center and Eastern University’s Day of Giving

Dear Friends and Supporters of Tony and the Campolo Center for Ministry: You may have received a Save the Date announcement for Eastern University’s Day of Giving campaign from my colleague.  If you were surprised, confused or frustrated by this,

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