(VIDEO) Conversation with Tony Campolo and Shane Claiborne

Tony and Shane at Eastern University Chapel

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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Getting Smarter in Overseas Missions

Stephanie Haiti Trip

She wants to heal people’s bodies and souls…without unintended side effects. Stephanie Rodriguez grew up going on overseas mission trips. As she reaches adulthood, she wants to take it to the next level. Stephanie, was born and raised in Philadelphia, where she continues to serve in various leadership roles in the Charismatic, Evangelical Church co-pastored…

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They Met Jesus Through Dance

Emily (front middle) performing with the "Army On It's Toes Dance Company," a traveling dance ministry serving the Eastern Territory of The Salvation Army.

Emily Pastin knows declining church attendance is a problem around the country. But it won’t be at her church…not if she has anything to do with it. Emily’s grandmother lived in a tough economic time. But she wanted to learn to dance, and kept learning wherever she could. Eventually she leveraged her passion into a…

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Video and prepared remarks of Tony’s benediction at DNC

Dr. Tony Campolo

Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Democratic National Convention Wells Fargo Center ALSO: Press Release: “God is neither a Republican nor Democrat” Benediction by Dr. Tony Campolo Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Dear God, We are a nation that needs healing. Break down the barriers of race and ethnicity that separate us. Cure the sexism and…

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Tony to offer Tuesday’s benediction at DNC

Dr. Tony Campolo

Tony Campolo, who served as the Clintons’ spiritual adviser during their administration years, is honored to have been asked to offer tonight’s closing benediction at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Tony sees this invitation as both a civic and a Gospel opportunity. God is neither a Republican nor a Democrat, and Christians have a responsibility…

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Video: An Evening with Tony and Mark


If you were not able to attend or watch the live stream of last Sunday’s service with Tony Compolo and Mark Lowry, you can watch the YouTube video of it below. We hope to get these two together again soon!  In the meantime, Tony will be preaching at the Tabernacle again next Sunday, July 10th…

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Celebrating our first year working with our Campolo Scholars

Campolo Scholars with Tony, Peggy and Robert

As the Campolo Center for Ministry nears the end of its fiscal year (Today, June 30), we are celebrating our first year working with Campolo Scholars…a year filled with encouragement for what God is doing on campus. We are so grateful for your support of the inaugural cohort of Campolo Scholars. You have every reason…

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How Music Can Reach People Who Resent Christianity

Tony and Lenise

What if Christian songwriters took their music to the next level? What if in addition to inspiring the church, their music went out among the lost and broken and invited them in? Lenise Morales was born and raised in Philadelphia. At Eastern, she’s studying Entrepreneurship and Business, which she plans to use to support her…

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This New Song from a Young Christian Will Leave You Breathless

Lenise and Steve @ITLM

What if Christian music didn’t gloss over how hard life can be? Lenise Morales is a Campolo Scholar at the Campolo Center for Ministry at Eastern University. Her forthcoming EP, which will be recorded this summer, seeks to use non-“church music” to reach a broad audience that needs to meet the real Jesus. She says:…

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An Evening with Tony Campolo and Mark Lowry Sunday, June 26th at 7 PM


Laugh, cry, think and worship during an unforgettable evening with Tony and Mark. Dove and Grammy Award winning artist Mark Lowry joins Eastern University Professor Emeritus Tony Campolo for a unique performance on stage where they communicate profound Biblical truths through music and storytelling. The Ocean City Tabernacle will make this special service available online…

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