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Life as Mission: Tony’s Call to Action

June 1, 2021

We've just concluded another remarkable academic year at the Campolo Center, an unprecedented one due to the challenges of COVID. We give thanks for God's goodness and mercies and for you, our friends and supporters – for your faithful prayers and generous partnership that made the story of 2020-2021, the year of COVID, possible.

A Special Feature Article about Eastern!

May 6, 2021

This article from The Christian Century featuring Tony, Eastern, and other notable alums has generated a lot of buzz recently! The author captures the profound impact Tony has had on Christianity in general and Eastern's students in particular. We hope you enjoy it! The Flaherty Foundation has been one of our key partners,...

Sunday’s Comin’!

March 31, 2021

Tony is well known for his “It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Comin’!” sermon. This year, in light of the Coronavirus pandemic, it feels like we are living in even more of a Good Friday world. To encourage you during this Easter season, we wanted to share with you Tony's most inspirational sermon. You can watch by playin...

Tony’s Story. In his own words.

February 18, 2021

It's a celebration! We've been celebrating Tony’s 86th birthday this month by sharing stories of people whose lives he has impacted and by working to raise $86,000 in honor of Tony for the Cam...

Meet Saroj!

February 16, 2021

This month we’re celebrating Tony's 86th birthday by sharing stories of people whose lives he has impacted. Today, I'd like to introduce you to the story of ...

Let Me Tell You a Story: Glenn Phillips

February 9, 2021

This month we’re celebrating Tony by sharing stories of people whose lives he has impacted. Today we would like to introduce you to Glenn Phillips, a retired navy medical corpsman who, upon hearing Tony speak, was inspired to enter the mission field to serve abroad. Now retired, Glenn feels called to engage with Tony's wor...

A Prayer for Our Nation

January 7, 2021

Tony, Peggy and all of us at the Campolo Center wanted to share this thoughtful message from our beloved friend, Eastern’s President Dr. Ron Matthews.

Tony and Ron share a very special friendship that involves a weekly phone call - they pray, seek counsel, and impart spiritual advice. Ron truly recognizes T...

A Resource for Your Prayers

November 3, 2020

The Bible tells us to "pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people." (Ephesians 6:18) ...

Tony’s Prayer for the Nation

October 28, 2020

We are a nation that needs healing. The Presidential election looms large ahead of us. So much is at stake. And yet as Christians, we have peace and the kind of comfort that comes only from our Creator.

We pray that the next president of our country will sense the obligation to reach out with our vast resources to m...

What does ministry ACTUALLY look like?

October 6, 2020

In recent days, we have highlighted some of the rising church leaders from the Campolo Scholars program. Today, we'd like to introduce you to two very special alums, who happen to also be partners in ministry AND life! Jon Galdames-Henry is a former Campolo Scholar and 2019 graduate of Eastern University. ...