Update

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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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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Advent Reflections: On Being Thankful and Hopeful!

Advent is a season of celebration and hopeful expectation. As Christians, we celebrate the incarnation; that God is with us and has become one of us in Jesus of Nazareth. And, we anticipate the completion of God’s salvific work, which is being accomplished in and through the Church, which Jesus, the risen Savior, established. All…


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President Carter and the New Baptist Covenant Summit

In mid-September Tony and I met with President Jimmy Carter and other Baptist leaders at the New Baptist Covenant Summit in Atlanta to discuss strategies for racial justice and reconciliation. It was an inspiring and informative conference and we left filled with hope that the Church can and must be a model for racial reconciliation…


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