Tony with his mom, Mary

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The Church’s Loss, My Mother’s Day Story

My mother, Mary Campolo, was the best storyteller I have ever known. Her ability to hold a group entranced was amazing. For several years she was on the staff of a Lutheran home for the elderly. She was so good at story telling that the administrators at the home relieved her of other duties and…


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It’s Friday… But Sunday’s Comin’!

As you and your loved ones prepare to commemorate the death and burial of Jesus of Nazareth and celebrate the resurrection of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, we wanted to share with you some of the words from one of Tony’s most inspirational and well-known sermons. You can listen to the full sermon (AUDIO)…


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Community: Are We Too Busy To Be The Church?

Wait until you hear about yet another great Campolo Scholar! This link will take you to the Spring 2017 Newsletter where the ministry of Brittany Daniel is highlighted. We think you will be grateful to the Lord for such a dynamic future church leader – and grateful for the work of the Campolo Center for recruiting,…


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Last chance in 2016 to support the Campolo Center!

We started the Campolo Center for Ministry with a sense of urgency and commitment to prioritize investing in the lives of future church and ministry leaders. What better way to celebrate this season than to invest in young messengers who will declare in word and deed the Good News of Jesus Christ for years to…


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2016 was great. You can help make 2017 even better!

As 2016 comes to a conclusion, we thank God for the remarkable way He has blessed this strategic ministry. Here are some highlights: Campolo Scholars – We were excited to welcome back our cohort of Scholars this fall and now have six talented future church leaders in place. I’ve enjoyed sharing some of their stories…


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Three things before the New Year

As we begin the final week of 2016, I want to personally follow up on behalf of Tony and the whole CCM team to: Thank You. Thanks so much for your support of Tony and the CCM effort to help serve and transform the church through identifying and preparing the next generation of pastors and…


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A Christmas Message from Tony Campolo

What the angels announced 200 years ago must be faithfully declared until the whole world is overawed with the message: that a child was born to bring hope and peace to the world. That is why the Campolo Center for Ministry is committed to raising up young women and men to declare this Good News.…


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Do you want to meet the Campolo Scholars?

Greetings from Philadelphia! As the busy fall semester winds down for the Campolo Scholars, Tony and the Campolo Center for Ministry (CCM) team are pleased to highlight some of the progress made during these hectic months. If we have your mailing address you may have already received the CCM fall update in the post. Regardless,…


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Tony Campolo and Shane Claiborne at the National Press Club

“Lost in World Events: The Situation of Palestinian Christians in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring and upcoming U.S. Presidential Elections” Panel Discussion with peace leaders: Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb, Dr. Tony Campolo, Dr. James Zogby and Shane Caliborne (national-press-club-panel-guests) September 22, 2016, Washington, D.C. LIVE STREAM at 12:30 PM: http://www.brightstarsbethlehem.org/room-for-hope-festival On Thursday, September 22,…


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(VIDEO) Conversation with Tony Campolo and Shane Claiborne

In case you missed Eastern’s chapel service today with Tony and Shane, you can watch their lively and inspiring conversation here (starts at 1 hour 5 minutes and runs 30 minutes):                     – Tony’s Team _________________________________________________________________________ SEE ALSO: Meet the Campolo Scholars: A Year in Review…


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