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Special Worship Opportunities 2015-2016

 

Wondering Wandering Worship
Ever wonder what worship is like in a cathedral, at a synagogue, or in a mosque?  What’s the difference between the way Presbyterians and Baptists worship, or Lutherans and an African American congregation?  How about a small church or a non-denominational church?  How about Catholic mass and a Taize service or a new church development and an emergent church?  How about a visit to a mosque and your home place of worship?  On the second and fourth weekends of each month, normally on a Sunday morning, we will leave campus and wander (make our way) to places of worship around Western PA and Eastern Ohio to learn about worship and faith traditions from leaders at the particular places of worship, spend time with the worshiping community, then debrief on the way home as we stop for lunch or a snack.  Some weeks we will go on Friday or Saturday evening as that is when particular communities worship.  One week we will travel to Pittsburgh to a Taize service on Wednesday evening.   If interested contact the Chapel Office (724-946-7117) and watch for travel dates and locations.

FALL SEMESTER 2015

Dates and Locations will be announced at a later date - check back later for updates.

 

Special Speakers 2015-2016


We are continually adding speakers and events to your Campus Ministry program, please return periodically to view our schedule of speakers and/or events.

Ron Righter - Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM in Wallace Memorial Chapel.  37-years college coaching experience at D1-3 levels; international playing and coaching experience; teaching; community leader; motivational & leadership speaker; author. 

Additional speakers will be listed once they are confirmed.

Previous Guest Speakers:  David Newell aka "Mr. McFeely" from Mister Roger's Neighborhood, Tunch Ilkin (former Pittsburgh Steeler, 1980-1992 and current radio analyst for the Pittsburgh Steelers), Roberto Clemente Jr. (motivational speaker:  "Sportsmanship:  On a Team, On Your Own"), Rev. Augustin Kabongo (International Peacemaker from the Democratic Republic of the Congo), Rev. Yousif Matar Kodi (International Peacemaker from Sudan) and Karla Ramos-Amaya (International Peacemaker from El Salvador), Moses Mkandawire (International Peacemaker from Malawi), Rev. Dr. Patricia K. Tull, Rev. Ray Jones, and Dr. R. Bruce Bickel.

Concerts:  David Bailey, Shaded Gray, Induction of Reason, Valley Below and J.D. Eicher.