Spiritual life opportunities


Chapel and Worship

Campus pastor: “Tig” Intagliata, 419-358-3219

Chapel planning committee 
Chapel planning committee meets weekly to plan and evaluate chapel services. Comprised mostly of students, along with some faculty and staff, the committee seeks to plan worship services that reflect the diversity of worship styles and denominational backgrounds of our student body.

Worship band
Students make up the worship band that leads music at Chapel services and other worship events. The band is led by a local worship pastor and practices are held on Wednesday night. If you would like to sing or play in the worship band at Chapel, please contact “Tig” Intagliata or Chapel band leader Jonathan Burkey via campus email.  


Catholic Student Group

Leaders TBD



Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Advisor: Tig Intagliata
President:   Justin Kauffman

Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) are students who seek to discover what it means to integrate Christian faith into life on and off of the athletic field. Bluffton's FCA group is made up of both athletes and those who aren't currently on a team but who enjoy sports.  FCA meets weekly for Bible Study and sponsors activities at sporting events, organizes events such as an annual corn-hole tournament, and provides opportunities for service to the campus and community.

If I were ever prosecuted for my faith, I hope there would be enough evidence to convict me.
John Wooden, Hall of Fame basketball coach

Ministry Team 2019-20

Ministry TEAM

Advisor: Tig Intagliata, 419-358-3219 

Alexis Cash, Courtney Davis, Michael Short

Ministry assistants work at building community and serving as a spiritual resource to their fellow students. They are available as a listening ear for peer counseling and support. They also provide opportunities for spiritual growth, such as Bible studies, mentoring, prayer practices and other ways to connect with God both individually and in small group settings.  Ministry assistants are a good resource in helping students get oriented to various spiritual life activities on campus, as well as service projects off campus.
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Bren-Dell Hall:  Natilee Grover, Spencer Garrison
Hirschy Hall: Adam Shanaman
Hirschy Annex: Elena Smith
Neufeld Hall:  Courtney Davis
Ramseyer Hall:  Makenzie Speakman
Ropp Addition:  Justin Dorsey, Amy Marshall
ApartmentsAmber Smith


Spiritual Life Week 

Coordinator: Jenny Dorsey

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.
>>> more about Spiritual Life Week