Category: Scholars

They did it!

May 12, 2022

Congratulations, Class of 2022! This evening the Scholars from Palmer Seminary will be graduating, but last Saturday we celebrated the commencement of the following three Scholars at Eastern Unversity. They have worked extremely hard and I couldn't be more proud of them. Please join me in celebrating Campolo Sch...

In case you missed it!

April 19, 2022

Three of our Campolo Scholars recently participated in a very special chapel service honoring the life and legacy of Tony Campolo. Each of them shared a reflection, illustrating their deep appreciation for what it means to be a Campolo Scholar and how Tony's life and writings have been an inspiration in their journey.

Save the date – April 20, and meet Emily Beck

April 7, 2022

Meet Campolo Scholar Emily Beck. Emily is a student-athlete and junior at Eastern, from Westminster, Maryland. She is a Resident Assistant and a member of the women's basketball team. Emly is double majoring in Marketing and Youth Ministry with a calling to create and lead camp ministries. Emily spent the afternoon wit...

You’re Invited to a Special Chapel Service

March 24, 2022

Shameika is originally from Washington State but now lives in Philadelphia. She is in her second semester at Palmer Theological Seminary in pursuit of a joint MDiv/MBA degree. She serves as a student chaplain to support the holistic formation of Christian leaders. She’s a poet and photographer who believes that art can be a form of prayer a...

Making the Years Count… Tony’s Legacy

February 24, 2022

The Victorian novelist and poet George Meredith once said, "Don't just count your years, make your years count." Without a doubt, we can say that Tony Campolo has done just that! Tony has dedicated his life to the building up of the Church. He says, "I remember the way that the Lord has used us over the years...

A Special Celebration is Coming Up!

February 22, 2022

We’re celebrating Tony’s birthday this week with a special surprise party and matching gift campaign. (Click here to learn more about how you can join.) We will gather to celebrate Tony’s life, his witness, service, and vision. We a...

A Vision, Life, and Legacy Worth Celebrating!

February 8, 2022

We hope you will join in celebrating Tony's 87th birthday later this month! And as part of the festivities, we are seeking to raise $87,000 in his honor for the Campolo Scholarship Fund. So, here is your chance to be part of a SURPRISE virtual birthday party with Tony on February 25th: When you make a birthday gif...

Daily Bible Reading and Prayer Led by Campolo Scholars Shameika Black and Corey Brown

February 4, 2022

As we travel through 2022, we are going to send monthly reminders for a few of the most spiritually healthy habits God has gifted and revealed to us. Through living in God's Word (the Bible), intentional prayer, and taking part in community with our brothers and sisters in Jesus, we are seeking to provide daily rhythms that work wonders in the r...

Tony’s Surprise Birthday Party!

February 3, 2022

Mark your calendar now for February 25, so you can plan to attend Tony’s big SURPRISE birthday bash! We are going to celebrate Tony’s 87th birthday with a Zoom birthday party, featuring Campolo Scholars, special guests, and a brief documentary on Tony’s life. Generous friends of the Campolo Center have offered to match ...

Campolo Scholars Forum with Dr. Chris Hall: Practicing the Way of Jesus

January 24, 2022

The new year is off to a great start as we resumed our weekly Campolo Scholars Forum this week and were honored to be joined Tony's dear friend and colleague, Dr. Chris Hall. Chris led us in a wonderful discussion about Practicing the Way of Jesus: The Path Toward Spiritual Maturity. Regardless of where you are in your faith and spi...