How Music Can Reach People Who Resent Christianity

What if Christian songwriters took their music to the next level? What if in addition to inspiring the church, their music went out among the lost and broken and invited them in? Lenise Morales was born and raised in Philadelphia. At Eastern, she's studying Entrepreneurship and Business, which she plans to use to support her passion for music a...

This New Song from a Young Christian Will Leave You Breathless

What if Christian music didn’t gloss over how hard life can be? Lenise Morales is a Campolo Scholar at the Campolo Center for Ministry at Eastern University. Her forthcoming EP, which will be record...

An Evening with Tony Campolo and Mark Lowry Sunday, June 26th at 7 PM

Laugh, cry, think and worship during an unforgettable evening with Tony and Mark. Dove and Grammy Award winning artist Mark Lowry joins Eastern University Professor Emeritus Tony Campolo for a unique performance on stage where they commun...

What we need from the next generation of Christian leaders

Young Christians are missing something huge from their lives. What could they do for Christ if they got it? “Is it possible to ask ourselves to know Jesus all the way, not just halfway? I think most of us are scared of the answer,” says Michelle Miles. South Jersey native Michelle is a Campolo Scholar this year, a...

Are Christians doing urban ministry all wrong?

And are we doomed to a rising generation that doesn’t know the poor or how to help them? Planting churches in big cities—especially in gentrified areas—is a trendy thing to do these days. Some of those churches are doing remarkable things. But sometimes the focus on “sexy” ministry techniques and upper-incom...

Meet the Campolo Scholars

When we launched the Campolo Center for Ministry less than two years ago, we had an ambitious, long-term, strategic goal to raise up a new generation of pastors and Christian leaders. We longed to see talented young people serve and revitalize our churches and help our communities of faith navigate the challenges of the day. Then, last fall--th...

(FREE) The Power of God’s Love Mission Conference

The Greater Philadelphia community is invited to Paoli Presbyterian Church for "The Power of God's Love," a mission conference from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 9. Tony ...

It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Comin’!

Yes, it is Good Friday. With Easter and the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ before us this Sunday, we wanted to share a clip to perhaps Tony’s best known sermon: We hope you enjoy this classic sermon – and that it leads you afresh into a time of worship of our risen Savior. From all of us at the Campolo Center for Mini...

We are almost there!

We are almost there! The Campolo Center for Ministry has almost raised the goal of $81,000 to celebrate Tony’s 81st birthday - and to provide needed scholarship funds for rising church leaders. The two matching grant donors have offered to extend the deadline for gifts toward this “81 for 81” effort until March 18th. If you have n...

Last chance for Tony’s birthday!

It’s Tony’s 81st birthday today! Have you joined the drive yet? We want to beat last year’s surprise birthday gift, fund the next group of Campolo Scholars, and build the future of the church! Please consider making a donation now. Your support of as little as $81 makes a huge difference—if 100 people do that,...