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University Ministries: Worship

gather (Tuesday morning Chapel)  

 

The gather (Chapel) service typically meets on Tuesday mornings at 11:10am in the sanctuary of First Free Methodist Church. This service provides a weekly space for all members of the SPU community (students, faculty, and staff) to worship and learn the Christian story together.

Services consist of corporate worship through song, Scripture reading, prayer, and a sermon or testimony by a special guest. This year we will be exploring scripture and the Christian faith from a variety of perspectives, drawing on the expertise of our own campus community as well as representatives from churches throughout Seattle.

Throughout the year we will devote a portion of each quarter to the study of our Lectio texts: Genesis (Autumn), Matthew (Winter), and Romans (Spring). This teaching series features speakers from within the SPU community and beyond.  In addition to teaching through these particular books of the Bible, a special emphasis will be placed on learning more about our Wesleyan and Methodist perspective on life and the Christian faith.

Please join us!

 

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The gather ministry is a collaborative partnership between University Ministries and the Associated Students of Seattle Pacific.

 

Spring 2015 - The Book of Romans

Tuesdays, 11:10am, First Free Methodist Church Sanctuary (unless otherwise noted)


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Date

Speaker

Notes
Tue, 3/31

J.J. Johnson Leese, Instructor of Christian Scripture
J.J.'s Bio

Join us for this first service of the quarter as we begin our LECTIO sermon series in the book of Romans. Instructor of Christian Scripture, J.J. Johnson Leese shares with us today from the opening chapters of Romans.

Fri, 4/3

12:30 p.m.

Bo Lim, University Chaplain

Bo's Bio

Join us for a special Good Friday Service as we observe the death of our Savior and look forward with expectation to Resurrection Sunday. Bo Lim, University Chaplain shares with us today.
Tue, 4/07

Richard Dahlstrom, Pastor at Bethany Community Church

Richard's Blog

Join us this week as we continue in our LECTIO sermon series in the book of Romans. Richard Dahlstrom, Senior Pastor at Bethany Community Church shares with us today from Romans 1-8.
Tue, 4/14

Allison Coventry, Pastor at First Free Methodist Church

Allison's Bio

Join us this week as we continue our LECTIO sermon series in the book of Romans. Allison Coventry, Pastor at First Free Methodist Church shares with us today from Romans 1-8.
Tue, 4/21

John M. Perkins

John's Bio

Join us for our annual John Perkins Lecture.

Tue, 4/28

Jenell Williams Paris, Professor of Anthropology at Messiah College

 

Join as we hear from our Let's Talk About Sex keynote speaker on faith and relationships.
Tue, 5/5

Jonathan Tran, Professor of Theology and Ethics at Baylor University

 

Join us this week as we hear from Jonathan Tran of Baylor University for our Asian-Pacific American Heritage Chapel Service.

Wed, 5/12

 

André Sims, Pastor at Christ the King Bible Fellowship
André's Bio

Join us this week as we continue in our LECTIO sermon series in the book of Romans. André Sims, Pastor at Christ the King Bible Fellowship shares with us today from Romans 9-16.
Tue, 5/19

Doug Kelly, Pastor at Bethany Presbyterian Church

Join us this week for our last LECTIO sermon series in the book of Romans. Doug Kelly, Pastor at Bethany Presbyterian Church shares with us today from Romans 9-16.
Tue, 5/26

Bo Lim, University Chaplain

Bo's Bio

Join us this week as we end the year by gathering around the Lord's Table together one last time. Bo Lim, University Chaplain shares with us.

Tue, 6/2 Communion Service Join us for the last gather service of the academic year as we share communion. 

Friday, 6/5

11:10 a.m.

June 5th Memorial Service