APRIL 21 - 25
vol 2 | issue 30



 

It's almost time for course evaluations - more information will be hitting your inbox soon. For now, read up on what to expect and how useful your responses are. Read more. 

 


  

 

 

Pathways in Ministry: Cultivating Healthy 
Boundaries in Ministry
Wednesday, April 23, 11:00am - 12:20pm, Wingate 202

How do you care for the people in your ministry and also practice self care? What happens when you find yourself attracted to a co-worker or member of a congregation you are serving? What do you do when someone tries to triangle you into a difficult situation? These questions and more will be explored to help students think about how to cultivate and nurture healthy boundaries in ministry. The workshop will be led by Jamie L'Enfant, the rector at St. Clement's Episcopal Church in Clemmons, who offers workshops and trainings on boundaries for ministers. Snacks will be provided, so please RSVP to Nic Williams by Monday, April 21 so we can adequately prepare.

 

   

Worship Leadership for Rising Third Years

A survey went to all rising third year students who are interested in providing worship leadership next year. Please remember to complete the survey no later than May 1 so the Chapel Committee can make plans for next year. If you have any questions please contact Chris Copeland.

 


Special Announcement and Invitation

The Baptist Joint Committee's annual Religious Liberty Council luncheon to be held in conjunction with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship General Assembly in Atlanta, GA. The event will be held on Friday, June 27, at 11:30 a.m. in the Regency Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. A generous donor has purchased five seats for Wake Div students to attend the luncheon. This year's speaker is Melissa Rogers, special assistant to the president and executive director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnership. Melissa was the BJC's associate general counsel from 1994-1999 and the general counsel from 1999-2000. She also served as director of the Center for Religion and Public Affairs at Wake Forest University Divinity School and a nonresident senior fellow at The Brooking Institution. In 2008, she co-authored a book titled Religious Freedom and the Supreme Court.  If you are interested in attending, please email Mary Ellen Walter in the Office of Admissions and Student Services no later than May 23rd


   
 

SAVE THE DATE: End of Year Banquet
Thursday, May 1, 7:30pm, The Barn @ WFU | Add to your calendar.
The entire community (including spouses, partners, and children) is invited to the End of Year Banquet. We will honor our third year students and celebrate the end of the academic year. Banquet runs form 7:30 - 9:30pm, followed by a little dancing. 
 
 
Registration Open for Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Thursday, May 8, 8:00am - 5:00pm, Goodwill Industries, Central Meeting Room (2701 University Parkway, Winston-Salem)
The Mental Health Association in Forsyth County and CenterPoint Human Services are co-sponsoring a "Youth Mental Health First Aid" training. Interested participants must register in advance and pay online at www.triadmentalhealth.org (click "Events" once there). This training is educational and introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, ages 12-18. It will also teach how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. The cost is $55.00 a person which includes lunch, training materials, and certification. You must be present all day to receive certification.



Job of the Week

Durham, NC - First Calvary Baptist Church seeks a Minister to Youth and Children. There shall be a comprehensive approach to the development and implementation of the youth/children's ministry at all levels and in all ministry areas of the local church. This comprehensive approach is based on the understanding of the primary task of youth/children's ministry to: love youth/children where they are, encourage youth/children in developing their relationship to God, provide them with opportunities for nurture and growth, challenge them to respond to God's call to serve in their communities and world.

>> View the detailed job listing for the position above and all available job listings (sorted by category) here.





Did you know that the Admissions Office keeps a list of external scholarship resources to assist you with finding scholarship and grants to support the cost of your education? There are a variety of awards available, some with certain eligibility requirements (i.e., location, denomination, etc.). 
 
>> View the complete listing oexternal scholarship resources.
 



Community Worship and Lunch - Tuesday, 11:00am - Davis Chapel & Lower Auditorium
Worship Leader: Veronice Miles, Associate Teaching Professor of Preaching 
                            and Religious Education


Coffee Hour - Wednesday, 11:00am - Lower Auditorium
Bring your mug, a treat to share (if you're able), and enjoy the company of community and conversation.


Intercessory Prayer - Wednesday, 12:00pm - Wingate 105 *NEW LOCATION*
Join together with faculty, staff, and students for a brief service of intercessory prayer.


Community Worship and Lunch - Thursday, 11:00am -  Davis Chapel & Lower Auditorium
Worship Leader: Patti Parker (MDiv '14)


>> View the complete Spring worship schedule here.




There's More to the Campus Landscape Than Meets the Eye
Monday, April 21, 4:00 - 5:0pm, ZSR Library Auditorium 404 | More details.


Feed the Worms, Help the Planet
Tuesday, April 22, 12:30 - 1:30pm, Reynolda Gardens, Educatin Wing | More information.


Earth Day Celebration
Tuesday, April 22, 2:00 - 8:00pm, Manchester Plaza and Green Room
The celebration will begin in the Reynolda Hall Green Room at 4:30 p.m. with the Champions of Change awards ceremony, during which Provost Rogan Kersh and Sr. VP/CFO Hof Milam will present the awards. The fair will kick-off immediately following the ceremony with a variety of music, entertainment, delicious food, and fun activities on the Mag Quad. www.sustainability.wfu.edu 


Human Rights Challenges of Religious Minorities in Contemporary Society: Africa and Middle East
Tuesday, April 22, 5:00 - 7:00pm, Wingate Hall 202 | More details.

 


Taste! with Beta Verde (rescheduled)
Tuesday, April 22, 5:00 - 8:30pm, Mag Quad | More information.


Baseball vs. Charlotte
Tuesday, April 22, 6:00pm, Wake Forest Baseball Park


A Night of Stories
Wednesday, April 23, 7:00 - 8:30pm, Farrell Hall Fire Pit | More information.


Charlie Richman - The Plight of Israel: The Untold Story
Wednesday, April 23, 7:00 - 8:30pm, Hillel Lounge, Collins Residence | More details.


Shane Bitney Crone: I Am NOT A Second Class Citizen
Wednesday, April 23, 7:00 - 9:0pm, Carswell Hall, Annenberg Auditorium | More information.


Spring Choral Concert
Thursday, April 24, 7:30pm, Brendle Recital Hall


Baseball vs. Duke
Friday, April 25, 6:00pm, Wake Forest Baseball Park


Kidsfest - Presented by HOPE
Saturday, April 26, 1:00 - 4:00pm, Manchester Plaza
Kidsfest is a free carnival style event sponsored by HOPE, an organization on campus that volunteers with children with special needs in the community. There will be over 20 different booths including crafts, games, bounce houses, a petting zoo, free food, a DJ, and more. All Wake Forest Families are invited. 


Faculty and Staff: Annual Benefits Enrollment
Annual enrollment for benefits will be held April 14-25. The 2014-15 benefits information will be made available to staff and faculty on April 14. A benefits fair is scheduled for April 22, 10:00am - 4:00pm, in Benson University Center, Room 401
 

REGISTER TODAY: Lavender Graduation Celebration
Wednesday, April 30, 6:00pm, ZSR Auditorium 404
This ceremony will celebrate LGBTQ students and allies who have contributed to the rich diversity of our campus community. To register, click here. For more information, contact the LGBTQ Center.



Interested in other events in the Piedmont? Check out a listing of other upcoming events this week here.

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