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Chapel 2008-2009

2008-2009 Archived Chapel Information

The 2008-2009 Chapel week followed these themes:

Monday Getting Started - "Getting Started" is a Chapel designed to help us anticipate encountering God in the coming week
Tuesday Community Voices - "Community Voices" will help us to hear from others their faith stories or enter their varied expressions of worship
Wednesday The Word -"The Word" is our teaching Chapel where we will travel together the landscape of the Lord's Prayer
Thursday Sacred Spaces -"Sacred Spaces" will help slow us down & quiet us so that we might hear God in the "stillness"
Friday Songfest - "Songfest" draws us into the praise of God as we round out our week of doing life together

 

2008-2009 Archived Chapel Schedule

September 3 Parents Convocation Service
September 8 Opening Convocation, 9:50am, FAC, Gezon & Chapel
September 9 First Chapel, Led by Chaplain Andy
September 10 Service of Lament - Led by Michelle Loyd-Paige
"Responding to the Sin of Racism"
September 11 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
September 12 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices
With a warm welcome from Admissions
September 15 Getting Started - "Teach Us to Pray"
Led by Worship Apprentices
September 16 Community Voices, Led by Orientation Team
September 17 The Lord's Prayer, "Our Father" Led by Chaplain Andy
September 18 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
September 19 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices & Friends
September 20 Getting Started, Led by Worship Apprentices
September 23 Paul-Gordon Chandler
"Keep on Keeping on" - Learning from Middle Eastern Christians
September 24 The Lord's Prayer, "You Are in Heaven" Led by Chaplain Andy
September 25 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
September 26 Songfest, Led by Professor Bob Keeley
September 29 Getting Started, Led by Worship Apprentices
September 30 Community Voices, Led by Cultural Discerners
October 1 The Lord's Prayer, "Holy is Your Name" Led by Chaplain Andy
October 2 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
October 3 Led by Randy Wolthuis
October 6 Unlearn Week, Led by Worship Apprentices
October 7 Unlearn Week, Led by Jacque Rhodes, MSDO
October 8 The Lord's Prayer, "Your Kingdom Come" Led by Scott Hoezee
October 9 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
October 10 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices
October 13 Getting Started, Led by Worship Apprentices
October 14 Shaping Faith in Thailand, Led by Jennifer Smeage& others
October 15 The Lord's Prayer, "Your Will Be Done" Led by Sergio da Silva
October 16 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
October 17 Songfest, Led by Linda Naranjo-Huebl
October 20 Guest:  Rob Cahill
October 21 Community Voices, Led by Linda Bosch & Asian Students
October 22 The Lord's Prayer, "Give Us Daily Bread" Led by Kathy Smith
October 23 Sacred Spaces, Led by Sharon Bytwerk
October 24 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices
October 27 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
October 30 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
October 31 Reformation Day Hymnsing, Led by Paul Ryan
November 3 All Saints Day Service
November 4 "Sea to Sea" Led by Carol Rienstra
November 5 The Lord's Prayer, "Forgive Us" Led by Chaplain Andy
November 6 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
November 7 Songfest
November 11 Guest Speaker International Day of Prayer
for the Persecuted Church
November 12 The Lord's Prayer, "Deliver Us" Led by John Witvliet
November 13 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
November 14 Songfest
November 17 Getting Started, Led by Students and Staff
November 18 Community Voices, Led by Calvin's Institute for Christian Worship
November 19 The Lord's Prayer, "The Kingdom is Yours" Led by Mary Hulst
November 20 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
November 21 Songfest, Led by John Witte
November 24 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
November 25 "Ready for Life" Program
November 26 Thanksgiving Worship
December 1 Advent begins (AIDS Day), Getting Started, Led by Worship Apprentices
December 2 Advent Readings
December 3 The Lord's Prayer, "Amen" Led by Mary Hulst
December 4 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy De Jong
December 5 Advent Songfest
December 8 An Advent Parable, "Be Ready"
December 9 Messiah Sing-Along, Led by Robert Nordling & Orchestra
December 10 An Advent Story, Led by Chaplain Andy
December 11 Christmas Songfest , Led by Student and Staff Worship Team
January 7

Epiphany Songfest
Led by Worship Apprentices and Chaplain Andy De Jong

January 8

Community Prayer, Led by Shirley Hoogstra

January 9 Songfest for a New Year, Led by Worship Apprentices
January 12

Walking in the Light
Paul Ryan
A teaching series by Calvin's Associate Chaplains: Walking the Steps of Jesus

January 13

Walking in Obedience
Aaron Winkle
A teaching series by
Calvin's Associate Chaplains: Walking the Steps of Jesus

January 14

Walking in Love
Nate Bradford
A teaching series by
Calvin's Associate Chaplains: Walking the Steps of Jesus

January 15

Walking in Hope
Aminah Bradford
A teaching series by
Calvin's Associate Chaplains: Walking the Steps of Jesus

January 16 Walking in the Light of Christ
January 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrating Dr King's Legacy in Worship - See other MLK Day Events >
January 20

All Times, All Places, "Pray without ceasing" Read more

January 21

All Times, All Places, "Pray without ceasing" Read more

January 22

All Times, All Places, "Pray without ceasing" Read more

January 23

Songs of Prayer & Praise, "Pray without ceasing"

January 26

All Times, All Places, "Pray without ceasing" Read more

January 27

All Times, All Places, "Pray without ceasing"
sharing the prayers of the people Read more

February 2 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
February 3 Community Voices, Led by Nelson Urena, Sophomore
February 4 ReGathering Convocation
February 5 The Psalters
February 6 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices
February 9 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
February 10 Community Voices, Led by Jessica Roodvoets, University Christian Outreach
February 11 God's Economy: The Liturgy of Abundance
Led by Chaplain Andy
Breuggeman's article on "The Liturgy of Abundance
February 12 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
February 13 Songfest
February 16 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
February 17 Community Voices, Led by Prof. David Crump's Interim Class, "Praying Like Jesus"
February 18 God's Economy: What's Right About the Prosperity Gospel?
Prof. Jamie Smith
February 19 Alumni Chapel
February 20 Songfest, Led by Alumni Office
February 23 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
February 24 Community Voices, Led by Nicole Lenko
February 25 Ash Wednesday
February 26 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
February 27 Songfest for Lent
March 2 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
March 3 Community Voices, Led by Dr. John Perkins and Dr. Louis Metzger
March 4 God's Economy Series
The Myth of Scarcity and the Truth of God's Provision, J. Matthew Bonzo, Cornerstone University
March 5 Sacred Spaces
March 6 Songfest: Following Jesus
March 9 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
March 10 Community Voices, Led by Kat Stahl with Off Campus Programs
March 11 God's Economy Series
The Just Enough Principle
Led by Michael Stevens from Cornerstone College
March 12 Sacred Spaces, Led by Chaplain Andy
March 13 Songfest
March 16 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
March 17 Community Voices, Led by Nick Hopkins and Friends
March 18 God's Economy Series
Hoarder or Steward? Led by Leonard Van Drunen
March 19 Sacred Spaces
March 20 Songfest
March 21-March 29 SPRING BREAK
March 30 Led by Student Worship Team
March 31 Community Voices
Led by Markeisha Jordan
April 1 The Word, A Message for Lent
April 2 Sacred Spaces, Led by Sharon Bytwerk and Bob Crow
April 3 Songfest, Led by BiFrost Arts in the FAC
April 6 - 9 Holy Week - Stations of the Cross
April 10 Good Friday, No classes
April 13 Getting Started: Led by Student Worship Team with an Easter focus
April 14 Community Voices
April 15 The Word: An Easter Message
Led by Chaplain Andy De Jong
April 16 Sacred Spaces
April 17 Songfest, Easter Praise Led by Robert Nordling
April 20 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
April 21 Community Voices, Led by Diane Obenchain's Mission's Class
April 22 The Word, Led by Michelle Loyd-Paige, Dean of Multicultural Affairs
April 23 Sacred Spaces
April 24 Songfest, Led by Worship Apprentices
April 27 Getting Started, Led by Student Worship Team
April 28-29 Academic Advising - No chapel
April 30 Sacred Spaces
May 1 Songfest, Led by Seniors
May 4 Senior Stories
May 5 Senior Stories
May 6 Chaplain Andy's Farewell Message
May 7 Senior Stories
May 8 Senior Stories
May 11 Songfest, Led by Student Worship Team
May 12 Blessings on our departing Faculty and Staff
May 13 Blessings on seniors and sending us on our way