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Virtual Homecoming with Tony and Peggy

We were so pleased to have Peggy and Tony as special guests for our homecoming event last Saturday! What a blessing it was to hear stories of Tony’s impact on the lives of so many – from the Campolo Scholars

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Welcome Home, Tony!

Today, October 2nd is a day to celebrate! After weeks of hard work, Tony is returning home. Tonight, he will enjoy a shared meal with Peggy in the comfort of their own apartment for the first time since his stroke on

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A prayer request for Tony and update from the Campolo family

Dear Friends, On the evening of June 20 our father, Tony Campolo, had a stroke that partially paralyzed the left side of his face and body. Since then he has been recovering and working on rehabilitation on the ground floor

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Sunday’s Comin’!

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

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A Thanksgiving Proclamation

Campolo Scholars May 2019 Commencement

On October 3, 1863, in the midst of the turmoil and strife of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln called for peace and gratitude by and for all men in the Thanksgiving Proclamation. Lincoln realized that the human heart needs to

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We–well, YOU!–did it!

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 it

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A Special Message from Tony…

Tony in office at Eastern

Today, I want to say THANK YOU, from the bottom of my heart! This month, many of you have celebrated my 84th birthday by choosing to support the Campolo Scholars studying here at Eastern University and Palmer Theological Seminary. I

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Today is the special day!

Tony Campolo 1971 YB Final

Tony Campolo has never been afraid to speak openly and candidly about Jesus’ teachings. Today, on Tony’s 84th birthday, others are speaking up too. As we celebrate this special day together, take a moment to enjoy comments and reflections that

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Oh the places they will go…

This week, we continue our celebration of Tony’s 84th birthday! Over the years, Tony’s vision, passion, and witness have touched many lives.. in many different places. And today, because of your support, the Campolo Scholars are having an ever-broadening impact

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Serving the Church – Home and Abroad

Abi and her friends in Costa Rica

When I was young, I never imagined that being a missionary would be part of my future. Animals were my passion. However, as I grew older and was exposed to the stories of missionaries and what Scripture has to say

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