Chapel and Forum livestream

May

2 – Thailand trip report – junior business management students
4 – May the fourth be with you
6 – 2021-22 year in review

April

1 – P.I.N. (Prevention Intervention Network) – trainers from Goshen College forum
4 – My trip to India – Makenna Grow, resident director
6 – the Asian American experience in 2022 in the USA – Shinju Baxter, sophomore
8 – Adventures in Alaska – Ginny Miller, first-year student forum
11 – No harm no foul?? Confronting the myths of porn – students share
13 – Global Perspectives – students Sara Bianchi (Italy), Oswaldo Christopher (Indonesia) and David Lian (Myanmar)
15 – Good Friday, no forum
18 – Easter celebration – scripture and student-led music
20 – Derrick Ramer, pastor, New Creation Fellowship Church, Newton
22 – Music department forum
25 – Formation: What has been, what will be
27 – Rings of the Lord – no video
29 – LarkFest – awards ceremony hosted by Marelby Mosquera, biology and chemistry professor forum

March

2 – Ash Wednesday service – Pastors Kay and Joel Schroeder no video
4 – Words Alive! – student writing competition winners forum
7 – Lessons from the Prairie – Janeen Bertsche Johnson, director of Campus Ministries, Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Elkhart, Ind.
9 – chapel scattered no video
11 – Bills and Normas forum, no video
21 – Chapel scattered – Stewardship – Everence representatives and HC alumni Mitch Stutzman, Mark Diller and Keegan LeFevre no video
23 – CALL program – sophomore AnDena Collins and program director Jessica Schrock-Ringenberg
25 – We’re talking trash: Respecting our public spaces (and meeting the Campus Facilities team) – sophomore Phoebe Kolb and others
28 – Authenticity, dignity and curiosity – John Murray, director of international admissions, and Micah Hurst, campus pastor
30 – Worship service and Making history – student worship leaders and Micah Hurst, campus pastor

February

2 – online chapel no video available
4 – The Kansas African American Museum stories – Dr. Lona Reeves, The Kansas African American Museum forum
7 – Jesus, Jesus, who is Jesus? – Micah Hurst, campus pastor
9 – Forgiveness – President Manickam
11 – The ethics of fast fashion – Sustainability Club forum
14 – Modern love and relationships in 2022 – students with Micah Hurst, campus pastor, and Nick Ladd, Bible prof
16 – no chapel
18 – Love and do not forget: Collectivizing memory against impunity in Nicaragua – Dr. Emilia Yang Rappaccioli forum
21 – Are we the chaff or the wheat…or both? – Micah Hurst, campus pastor
23 – Reflections on the Excel shooting – Feb. 25, 2016 – Kristin Kauffman, disability services coordinator, and Johann Reimer, engineering prof
25 – “Weather” or not, we need to be prepared – Jim Mason, director of Campus Facilities
28 – Prayers for Ukraine

January

12 – First chapel – Micah Hurst, campus pastor, President Joe Manickam, Deb Roth, v.p. of Student Life
14 – You Got This! strategies for academic success forum
17 – History of Martin Luther King – Peter Lehman, history prof
19 – The Message of Martin Luther King: How are we listening? – Brad Guhr, Dyck Arboretum education coordinator, and John Murray, director of international admissions
21 – The Message of Martin Luther King: How are we listening? – Rachel Weaver, junior, Andrew Foltz, first year, and Kara Longenecker, junior
24 – Spiritual Life Week – Austin Mitchell ’15 and Malcolm Mann ’15
26 – Spiritual Life Week – Austin Mitchell ’15 and Malcolm Mann ’15
28 – Freedom Riders – Mad River Theater Works, a Sunflower Performing Arts event forumevening performance
31 – How to rid the world of evil: Lessons from Matthew 13 – Michele Hershberger, Bible prof

December

1 – Christmas Traditions – Jessica Raharjo and Benny Thawng, international students, and Carlota Ponds, director of international student servicesforum

November

1 – Ephesians 4:2-3 – Brad Burkholder, pastor, Hesston Mennonite Brethren Church
3 – Chapel scattered (no livestream)
5 – Self care – Kellory Blanchard, campus counselor forum
8 – Camp Day
10 – Faith Stories – Margaret Wiebe, librarian, and Johann Reimer, engineering prof
15 – Psalm 103 and Tweeting the Bible – Micah Hurst, campus pastor
17 – What you measure improves and what you celebrate gets repeated – Jessica Schrock-Ringenberg, CALL program director

October

1 – Music department forum
4 – Cultures Fair chapel
6 – Faith Stories – Bryan Kehr, athletic director, and the worship team
8 – Music department recital forum
11 – fall break/no chapel
13 – Kicked out of class…over a Crayon – Carlota Ponds, international student support coordinator
15 – Climate Ride reflections – Liz Miller, resident director forum
18 – Q & A – President Manickam
20 – This I believe/I believe in Jesus – faith exercise, no video
22 – Defying the Lie – Michelle Armster, executive director, Mennonite Central Committee Central States forum
25 – Finding meaningful/holy work – Service Day
27 – Our hands as a framework for reading and understanding the Bible – Micah Hurst
29 – Minute to Win It – Bills and Normas forum

September

1 – What do you like about your faith?, Jess Engle (lead pastor at Hesston Mennonite Church), Makenna Grow (resident director), Luke Taylor-Gilstrap (English professor)
3 – Handling emergencies – Deb Roth (V.P. of Student Life), Russ Buller (Hesston Fire and EMS Chief), Sergeant Steven Drzymalla (Hesston Police Department) forum
6 – The power of a still mind
8 – Staff stories – Michael Smalley (women’s basketball head coach), Phyllis Weaver (development officer)
10 – What is an Anabaptist and why I am one forum
13 – How 9/11 has changed us as Americans – Peter Lehman (history prof), Micah Hurst (campus pastor)
15 – no chapel
17 – International Day of Peace – John Murray, dean of global engagement forum
20 – Aikido as a guide to peacemaking – Micah Hurst, campus pastor
22 – Suicide awareness week – Nick Ladd, Bible prof
24 – My “Go Everywhere” story – Wilbur Ressler ’77, Hesston College Aviation graduate and retired United Airlines pilot forum
27 – Chapel scattered – various topics offered to small groups. No live stream
29 – Caring for the Earth as a way to care for each other – Campus Sustainability Council and Sustainability Club

August

16 – Bearing with one another in love, President Manickam
18 – Rebuilding our togetherness, Micah Hurst
20 – Academic Services, Kristin Kauffman forum
23 – Worship in music, scripture and prayer, Campus Pastor Micah Hurst and the worship band
25 – Rings of the Lord, outdoor chapel, no video
27 – Diversity, equity and inclusion – DEI Council – Del Hershberger (V.P. of Admissions), Monica Miller (director of human resources), Carren Moham (V.P. of Academics), John Murray (dean of global engagement) forum
30 – Healthy habits – Kellory Blanchard (campus counselor), Kristin Kauffman (Student Success), Micah Hurst (campus pastor)