All posts tagged campus ministries

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Campus-wide Exodus study to complete first four-year rotation through Biblical genres

With this fall’s campus-wide Exodus Bible study, Calvin College will complete its first full rotation through four Bib...

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Books and communities support non-CRC Christianities

Maybe it was the intense Philadelphia heat that drew me into the modest old meetinghouse. Perhaps it was historical curi...

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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...