Calvin College Chimes

Expanding worldwide Church changes future of Christianity

Jonathan Boer, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2018

Filed under Religion

The former General Secretary of the RCA presented 10 factors that are changing how Christians practice faith in the contemporary world. The speaker, Wes Granberg-Michaelson, instructed and challenged people to live out discipleship...

Calvin grad critiques evangelical pro-life movement

Joshua Polanski, Religion Editor

October 5, 2018

Filed under Religion

Jonathan Dudley, alumnus of Calvin College, gave a “critical appraisal” of the evangelical pro-life movement, arguing that the evidence used by the pro-life movement needs to be rehashed. Dudley, also a graduate from Yale Unive...

Weekly church spotlight: Christ Church

Jacob Baylor, Guest Writer

October 4, 2018

Filed under Religion

Denomination: Presbyterian Church of America (PCA) Location: 2500 Breton Rd, Grand Rapids, MI, 49546 Christ Church is a five-minute car ride from campus, with a van that picks up students at 9:30 a.m., before Sunday school, and at ...

“The Church and Mental Illness”

Lexi Jones, Guest Writer

September 28, 2018

Filed under Religion

Religious or not, you’re aware that the Church claims to be a source of support and refuge. Sure. Congregations can hold food pantries, collect winter coats, or throw a few extra coins in the bucket to help make Thanksgivin...