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The Church and Formation of Christian Conscience

A RECAP OF REV. DR. CURTIS FREEMAN’S VISIT FOR THE CAMPOLO LECTURE SERIES AT THE CAMPOLO CENTER, EASTERN UNIVERSITY AND PALMER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY:  SEPTEMBER 12-14, 2018 The Campolo Center for Ministry kicked off the Campolo Fellows Lecture Series with Rev. Dr. Curtis Freeman, from Duke Divinity School. As a research professor of theology and Baptist…


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Courage to Speak

Greetings in Christ from the Campolo Center at Eastern University! While the academic year has ended, we continue with our mission and Tony’s vision: to identify, recruit, financially support and mentor students who demonstrate a calling, giftedness and commitment to vocational Christian service in a church or para-church ministry. Tony continues to preach and advocate…


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Campolo Scholar Profile: James Williams

James Williams is a Campolo Scholar studying at Eastern University’s Palmer Theological Seminary. He earned this spot due to his exemplary academic undergraduate record at Penn
State University (class of ’16, graduating with Highest Distinction). We were impressed as he demonstrated his giftedness and calling through written essays and interviews as a Campolo Scholar applicant. And,…


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Preaching is an Art Form – by Tony Campolo

Preaching is an art form. When a beautifully constructed sermon is imbued with the Holy Spirit the results are transformative. In nurturing the students in the Campolo Scholars program here at Eastern University, we strive to mentor them into being Spirit filled communicators of what Jesus would have them say.  We want them to be…


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It’s Time to Celebrate: One Week for Your Chance to Give and Receive!

UPDATED February 22, 2018. Due to Federal and State regulations, charitable organizations are not permitted to offer drawings, raffles or games of chance without registering for a license.  We sincerely regret and apologize for this oversight.  To not violate this regulation we have, unfortunately, had to remove the offer to be entered a drawing for library of books originally promoted…


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“Disciple”–Noun or Verb?

The January 2018 Campolo Fellows are Niki and Kelly Tshibaka, accomplished attorneys who first encountered Tony at Harvard Law School.  They are co-founders and co-pastors of The Lighthouse Fellowship, a Foursquare church serving the DC-Metro area.  SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Thursday, January 18th: 6-9 PM (Private) Campolo Fellows Dinner and Conversation with the Campolo Scholars and…


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A New Year: Giving Thanks. Hopes & Goals for 2018.

Happy New Year! We hope 2018 is off to a great start and pray for God’s grace, peace and blessings for you and your loved ones this year. The Campolo Scholars returned to the Campolo Center at Eastern University  this week. Tony and his former student, Shane Claiborne, are co-teaching a class for them on…


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Ministry in the Present Tense: Reaching Today’s Youth

We have an exceptional group of students in the Campolo Scholars program. All have demonstrated a commitment to a life of vocational Christian service and are actively serving with a local church or parachurch ministry. We’ve witnessed incredible personal growth and increased spiritual maturity in all. I recently asked each Campolo Scholar to write a…


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A Special Message from Tony Campolo

The Apostle Paul wrote: How shall they believe in him of whom they have not heard? And how shall they hear without a preacher?                         Romans 10:14 Here at the Campolo Center for Ministry, we answer these pressing questions with our declaration that we will do our best to prepare and send out young Christian…


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