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Chapel Schedule

Chapel assists students, faculty, and staff grow to love Jesus, to grow in spiritual and cultural understanding, and to be equipped to serve their communities for the glory of God and good of others.

Chapel convenes from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. every Thursday and on the first Tuesday of every month in Pillsbury Chapel.

Chapels marked with an asterisk (*) offer double credit for attendance. For details about the chapel attendance policy, click here.

Not on campus? Watch our chapel livestream on Thursdays at 11 a.m. during the school year.

Spring 2020

Jan. 7 | SPARTAN LECTURE

Jan. 9 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Jan. 16 | JORDAN COX
Assistant Professor of Music, MBU

Jan. 23 | RACHEL HENRY
Speaker, Broken to Brave

Jan. 30 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

Feb. 4-6 | SPEAKER SERIES*

Feb. 13 | KEITH ROSS*
President, MBU

Feb. 20 | TRILLIA NEWBELL
Author, Speaker, Director of Community Outreach for ERLC

Feb. 27 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

March 3 | SPARTAN LECTURE: MICHAEL FRANZESE*
Former New York Mofia Boss

March 5 | JOHN MARK YEATS
Dean of Students, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

March 19 | ANDY CHAMBERS
Provost, MBU

March 26 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

April 2 | TOM WILLOUGHBY
Assistant Professor of Christian Studies, North Greenville University

April 7 | SPARTAN LECTURE*
Alumnus/Alumna of the Year

April 9 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

April 16 | SENIOR CHAPEL

Fall 2019

August 22 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

August 29 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

September 3 | SPARTAN LECTURES*

September 5 | TONY MERIDA
Pastor for Preaching and Vision, Imago Dei Church, Raleigh, NC

September 12 | PRESIDENT’S CHAPEL*

September 19 | KEN PARKER
Senior Pastor, Kearney First Baptist Church, Kearney, MO

September 26 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

October 1-2 | SPARTAN SPEAKER SERIES: JUSTIN WHITMEL EARLEY*
Lawyer and Author of The Common Rule

October 10 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

October 17 | HOMECOMING

October 24 | DAVID HAWKINS
Pastor, Living the Word Church, Collinsville, IL

October 31 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

November 5 | SPARTAN LECTURES*

November 7 | JON NELSON
Pastor, Soma Community Church, Jefferson City, MO; First Vice President of the Missouri Baptist Convention

November 14 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

November 21 | TODD GENTEMANN
Pastor, Apostles Church, St. Louis, MO

November 28 | THANKSGIVING (NO CHAPEL)

December 5 | CHRISTMAS CHAPEL

Spring 2019

Jan. 10 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Jan. 17 | KEMPTON TURNER
Pastor, City of Joy Fellowship

Jan. 24 | JASON HELMBACHER
Pastor, Church at Affton

Jan. 31 | LISA HAASE
Founder, Rise Consulting International

Feb. 5 – 7 | SPEAKER SERIES

Feb. 14 | PRESIDENT’S CHAPEL

Feb. 21 | DAN DEWITT
Author & Associate Professor of Applied Theology and Apologetics, Cedarville University

Feb. 28 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

March 5 | LINDSAY CARLILE
MBU Women’s Lacrosse Coach

March 7 | CURTIS GILBERT
Pastor, Journey Church

March 21 | MATT FOSHEE
Church Planter, Ogden, Utah

March 28 | SCOTT PITMAN
Midwest Mobilizer, Frontiers USA

April 2 | FACULTY PANEL

April 4 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

April 11 | JUSTIN YEARY
Assistant Campus Minister

April 18 | SENIOR CHAPEL

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Aug 23 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Aug. 30 | DAN MACKETT
International Justice Mission

Sept. 4 | BRIDGET VANMEANS
Thrive

Sept. 6 | FACULTY & STUDENT PANEL

Sept. 13 | PRESIDENT’S CHAPEL

Sept 20 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Sept. 27  | TBA

Oct. 2 | FALL SPEAKER SERIES
Dr. Marcus Goodloe, Pastor, Author, Speaker

Oct. 3 | FALL SPEAKER SERIES*
Dr. Marcus Goodloe, Pastor, Author, Speaker

Oct. 4 | NO CHAPEL

Oct. 11 | HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Oct. 18 | INAUGURATION CHAPEL*

Oct. 23 | HOMECOMING CHAPEL

Oct. 25 | ALUMNI CHAPEL

Nov. 1 | DR. MATTHEW BARDOWELL
Assistant Professor of English

Nov. 6 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Nov. 8 | KEMPTON TURNER
Pastor, City of Joy Fellowship

Nov. 15 | SARA BETH FENTRESS*
Founder, 127 Worldwide

Nov. 29 | BOB INGLE, PASTOR
First Baptist Church Harvester

Dec. 4 | AARON LUMPKIN
Campus Minister

Dec. 6 | CHRISTMAS CHAPEL

 

Spring 2018

Jan. 11 | AARON LUMPKIN
MBU Campus Minister

Jan. 18 | NOAH OLDHAM
Pastor, August Gate Church

Jan. 25 | SUZANNE BATES
LPC and Associate Dean of Students, Covenant Theological Seminary

Feb. 1 | MICHAEL BYRD
Pastor, Faith Community Bible Church

Feb. 6 | DR. BOB JOHNSTON
Former MBU Trustee

Feb. 8 | DR. BILL MILLER
Chairman, MBU Board of Trustees

Feb. 15 | ENACTUS CHAPEL

Feb. 22 | FCA

March 1 | AARON LUMPKIN
MBU Campus Minister

March 6 | AARON LUMPKIN
MBU Campus Minister

March 8 | JILL MCELYA
Founder, President and CEO of Invisible Girl Project

March 15 | SPRING BREAK

March 22 | CASEY PETERSON
Minister of Students for Spiritual Formation

March 29 | EASTER CHAPEL

April 3 | THEATER ARTS CHAPEL

April 5 | WORSHIP ARTS CHAPEL

April 12 | PRESIDENT’S CHAPEL

April 19 | SENIOR CHAPEL

Fall 2017

Aug 24

Aaron Lumpkin
MBU Campus Minister

Aug 31

Tremaine Combs
Pastor, Dayspring Church

September 5 – 7

Fall Student Renewal
Mark Sikma, Pastor of Matthias’ Lot Church

September 14

President’s Chapel
Dr. Alton Lacey, MBU President

September 21

Dr. Matt Vandagriff
Pastor, Kirkwood Baptist

September 28

Theater Arts Chapel

October 3

Fall Speaker Series: My Last Lecture
Dr. Matthew Easter, MBU Assistant Professor of Bible

October 4

Fall Speaker Series: My Last Lecture
Dr. Allin Means, Professor of Journalism and Communications

October 5

Fall Speaker Series: My Last Lecture
Brenda Bradford, Dean of Business and University Diversity/Inclusion Initiative, Associate Professor of Business

October 12

Missions Chapel
Shawn Key, Missionary

October 17

Homecoming Chapel
SRC

October 19

Alumni Chapel

October 26

Historical Society

November 2

Faculty Led Chapel

November 7

No Chapel

November 9

Student Led Chapel

November 16

Global Reach Chapel

November 23

No Chapel

November 30

Casey Peterson
Minister of Students for Spiritual Formation

December 5

Aaron Lumpkin
MBU Campus Minister

December 7

Christmas Chapel