Calvin University Chimes

Campus-wide Exodus study to complete first four-year rotation through Biblical genres

Bekah Coggin

September 6, 2013

With this fall’s campus-wide Exodus Bible study, Calvin College will complete its first full rotation through four Biblical literary genres: epistles, Old Testament writings, gospels and Old Testament narratives. Since the fa...

Jon Foreman pursues the messy truths

Nathan Groenewold

September 6, 2013

Grammy-award-winning, 14-year-old band Switchfoot is coming to Calvin on Sept. 28. You know that. “Fading West”, to be released Jan. 14, will be their ninth studio album, but you know that too. What you may not know is what exac...

‘Perks of Being a Wallflower’ a moldy clementine?

Nathan Groenewold

January 22, 2013

I was at my girlfriend’s apartment for lunch a few days ago, and we were snooping around for a few more things to eat. We opened a dark cupboard, stood on our tip-toes and looked in: a box of three-week-old clementines. I dug...