Spiritual Life Week


One week each semester is set aside for a special time of focusing on the Christian life. Students play a major role in planning activities that help strengthen growth and faithfulness in our relationship with God. The week includes guest speakers and special times of worship.

Spring 2018 Spiritual Life Week

Feb. 11 - 15 


  Sunday, Feb. 11  
 8:30 p.m. Spiritual Life Week Kick Off 
Snacks! First 20 people get free SLW shirts! 
Ramseyer Auditorium
  Monday, Feb. 12  
7-9 p.m.

Worship Unplugged ft. Matthew Yoder 

Kiva/Gallery Lounge 
9:30 p.m.

MCB Bingo Collaboration 

Bob's Place

Tuesday, FEb. 13

 11 a.m. Forum "Failure & Spiritual Growth in Myth, Marvel and the Age of Social Media"  Yoder Recital Hall
A & L Credit
7:30 p.m.

Dealing with Darkness: A viewing of "The Shack" 
Shirley's Popcorn!

Stutzman Lecture Hall

A & L Credit

  Wednesday, Feb. 14  
9 p.m. Coffee + Music ft. Jonathan Reuel and Jason Ropp
Bob's Place
  Thursday, Feb. 15  
11 a.m. SLW Chapel "On the Rise" Yoder Recital Hall
8:30 p.m. We all fail - Anonymous Student Testimonies 
Submit your own anonymous failures at https://blufftonslw.sarahah.com
Krieder room


Speaker: Matthew yoder

Matthew Yoder

Matthew Yoder is the pastor of Grace Mennonite Church in Pandora, Ohio. He holds a bachelor degree in Culture, Religion and Mission from Eastern Mennonite University and an M.Div. from Fuller Theological Seminary. Matthew lives in Bluffton with his wife and three children.

During Forum, Matthew Yoder will explore the Hero Journey in Biblical and other ancient literature and discuss its recent resurgence in popular entertainment.