Category: Event Reports

Sowing Seeds Today for the Church of Tomorrow

November 20, 2019

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 Campo...

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

What’s been happening at the Campolo Center?

November 8, 2019

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 time investing in our scholars, who are in turn soa...

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

Planting Seeds with Jen Hatmaker

September 27, 2019

The Campolo Scholars were invited to be special guests of the Planting Seeds for Ministry and Growth conference at Hopewel...

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

A Back-to-School Surprise from the Campolo Center

August 30, 2019

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 our enrollment has tripled in size in the past three years… to 15 Scholars! About that surpri...

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

4 Exciting Updates from the Campolo Center

August 15, 2019

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 desig...

The Maine Event Recap

August 8, 2019

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 and spending time with friends and fellow alumni at the Ocean Park Temple and the lobster...

Campolo Scholar graduates wtih Tony, Peggy and Robert

Wow… Three Reasons to Celebrate!

June 3, 2019

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 MEETINGS | Each week throughout the semester, the Campolo Scholars and I gather for a M...

Monday Meetings and Mentorship

March 28, 2019

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 our discussion. Amy is the Senior (and first female) Pastor of Hopewell United Methodist Church,...

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

March 14, 2019

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, please allow me to p...

We–well, YOU!–did it!

March 7, 2019

Thanks to you, we did it!  Including gifts received and pledges made, we reached our goal of raising $84,000 for the Campolo Scholarship Fund in honor of Tony’s 84th birthday. Thank you for participating in the 84 for 84 Campaign and making i...