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Critique of LOFT sermon missed central themes

Two weeks ago in Sunday LOFT, Pastor Mary offered students a sermon on Christian sexual ethics. Last week, the Chimes ra...

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Community care fund encourages students to give online

As many regular LOFT attenders know, the Community Care Fund (CCF) gives students an opportunity to, as Pastor Mary ofte...

Like in this unrelated group offered by the Broene Counseling Center, students have the opportunity to learn and grow with each other and with counseling staff. Photo courtesy Calvin College.
Small groups promote understanding, community

Small groups focusing on gender, sexuality, identity and other pertinent issues facing men and women will gather across ...

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Unlearn Week seeks to challenge stereotypes

The annual Unlearn Week is underway at Calvin College. This week, Oct. 7–12, chapel services, seminars and lectures ac...

ReigKnight is now hosted by campus ministries rather than student senate.  Photo by Elizabeth Bell
ReigKnight partners with campus ministries for second year

ReigKnight, a monthly student-led worship service at Calvin, has partnered with campus ministries to begin its second ye...

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Calvin’s first chaplain dies, served for 23 years

The first chaplain of Calvin College passed away on Friday, Sept. 21 at the age of 89. The Rev. Bernard Pekelder, known...

The 24-7 prayer tent is located on Commons lawn and is open to all Calvin community members.  Photo by Grace Ruiter
24/7 prayer week begins

A citywide spiritual renewal begins Wednesday on commons lawn with the 24/7 prayer movement. Calvin College is hosting a...

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Retreat offers 18 hours of silence

Sometimes students can find it hard to focus on God on a busy, loud college campus. Between classes, friends and work, i...

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Calvin students named No. 9 most religious

While Calvin does not require mandatory attendance to chapel, or as many religious courses as some local colleges, its c...

Students, faculty and staff will form over 100 groups this fall.
Campus-wide Bible study draws 1,200

This fall, over 1,200 students, faculty and staff are expected to participate in a campus-wide Bible study focusing on t...