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Upcoming Service Details

University Worship - World Communion Sunday - Sunday, October 5

All are welcome. Please call 919-681-9488 for more information. Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel

Event Date Service Preacher
Sunday, December 29 University Worship Sermon: Post-Party Presence 12-29-13Bulletin 12-29-13 The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg, Pastor to the Congregation
Tuesday, December 24 Service of Lessons and CarolsChristmas Eve 2013~11pm
Tuesday, December 24 Christmas Eve Worship Service Sermon: Peace 12-24-13Christmas Eve 2013~6pm The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Tuesday, December 24 Service of Carols and Holy Commuion Sermon: Peace 12-24-13Christmas Eve 2013~4pm The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Tuesday, December 24 Children's ServiceChristmas Eve 2013~2pm
Sunday, December 22 University Worship Sermon: Of the Father's Love Begotten 12-22-2013Bulletin 12-22-13 Dr. Christy Lohr Sapp, Associate Dean for Religious Life at Duke University Chapel
Sunday, December 15 University Worship Sermon: The Surprise of Gladness 12-15-2013Bulletin 12-15-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, December 8 University Worship Sermon: Stumped 12-08-2013Bulletin 12-08-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, December 1 University Worship Sermon: Breaking Dawn--12-1-2013Bulletin 12-01-13 The Rev. Bruce Puckett, Director of Community Ministry, Duke Chapel
Sunday, November 24 University Worship Sermon: The Interrogation 11-24-13Bulletin 11-24-13 The Rev. Dr. Richard Lischer, James T. and Alice Mead Cleland Professor of Preaching, Duke Divinity School
Sunday, November 17 University Worship Sermon: Not a One-Trick Pony--11-17-13Bulletin 11-17-13 The Rev. Dr. Lester Ruth, Research Professor of Christian Worship, Duke Divinity School
Sunday, November 10 University Worship Sermon: Children of the Resurrection 11-10-13Bulletin 11-10-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, November 3 University Worship ~ All Saints Sunday Sermon: The Power and the Glory 11-03-13Bulletin 11-03-13 The Rev. Dr. Samuel Wells, Vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London, former Dean of the Chapel
Sunday, October 27 University Worship ~ Reformation Sunday and Duke Family Weekend Sermon: Religious Atheism 10-27-13Bulletin 10-27-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, October 20 University WorshipBulletin 10-20-13 Dr. Adam Hollowell, Director of Student Ministry at Duke University Chapel and Visiting Lecturer in the Department of Religion and Sanford School of Public Policy
Sunday, October 13 University WorshipBulletin 10-13-13 The Rev. Dr. Maurice Wallace, Associate Professor of English and African and African American Studies, Duke University
Sunday, October 6 Blessing of the AnimalsBlessing of the Animals 2013 The Rev. McKennon Shea
Sunday, October 6 University Worship Sermon: Rivers of Memory 10-06-13Bulletin 10-06-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, September 29 University WorshipBulletin 09-29-13 The Rev. Dr. Jonathan Walton, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals and Pusey Minister in the Memorial Church and Professor of Religion and Society, Harvard
Sunday, September 22 University Worship Sermon: Good Grief 9-22-13Bulletin 09-22-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, September 15 University Worship Sermon: Do We Have Two Gods?Bulletin 09-15-13 The Rev. Fleming Rutledge, Episcopal priest, author, and teacher
Sunday, September 8 University Worship Sermon: Cost of Discipleship 9-8-13Bulletin 09-08-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, September 1 University Worship ~ Opening Sunday Sermon: The Welcome Table 9-1-13Bulletin 09-01-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, August 25 University Worship ~ Orientation Sunday Sermon: TGIF 8-25-13Bulletin 08-25-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, August 18 University Worship Sermon: Strange Fire 08-18-13Bulletin 08-18-13 The Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer, Director of Worship, Duke Chapel
Sunday, August 11 University Worship Sermon: 08-11-13 Giving's EndBulletin 08-11-13 The Rev. Dr. Roger Owens, Associate Professor of Leadership and Ministry, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, former preaching pastor of Duke Memorial United Methodist Church, Durham, NC
Sunday, August 4 University Worship Sermon: The Liturgy of Abundance 8-4-13Bulletin 08-04-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, July 28 University WorshipBulletin 07-28-13 The Rev. Dr. Kenyatta Gilbert
Sunday, July 21 University Worship Sermon: Holy Leisure 07-21-13Bulletin 07-21-13 The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg
Sunday, July 14 University Worship Sermon: A Rule of Mercy 7-14-13Bulletin 07-14-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, July 7 University Worship Sermon: Dip Into Faith 07-07-2013Bulletin 07-07-13 Dr. Christy Lohr Sapp
Sunday, June 30 University WorshipBulletin 06-30-13 The Rev. Dr. Sally Brown
Sunday, June 23 University Worship Sermon: The Cost of Healing 6-23-13Bulletin 06-23-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, June 16 University Worship Sermon: It's Not That Complicated 06-16-13Bulletin 06-16-13 The Rev. Bruce Puckett
Sunday, June 9 University Worship Sermon: Are You Alive 06-09-13Bulletin 06-09-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, June 2 University Worship Sermon: The Miracle of Community 6-2-13Bulletin 06-02-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Sunday, May 26 University Worship ~ Trinity Sunday Sermon: Into the Trinity? 05-26-13Bulletin 05-26-13 The Rev. Dr. Edgardo Colón-Emeric
Sunday, May 19 University Worship ~ Pentecost Sermon: Divided Tongues 05-19-13Bulletin 05-19-13 Dr. Anathea Portier-Young
Sunday, May 12 NO UNIVERSITY WORSHIP SERVICE
Saturday, May 11 Baccalaureate Service- Duke Divinity School
Saturday, May 11 Baccalaureate Service (surname P-Z) Sermon: Singing the Blues 5.10-11.13 Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Saturday, May 11 Baccalaureate Service (surname H-O) Sermon: Singing the Blues 5.10-11.13 Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Friday, May 10 Baccalaureate Service (surname A-G) Sermon: Singing the Blues 5.10-11.13 Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, May 5 University Worship Sermon: Take Your Mat 05-05-13Bulletin 05-05-13 The Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer, Director of Worship at Duke Chapel
Sunday, April 28 University WorshipBulletin 04-28-13 The Rev. Dr. Richard B. Hays, Dean and George Washington Ivey Professor of New Testament at Duke Divinity School
Sunday, April 21 University Worship Sermon: The Voice 4-21-13Bulletin 04-21-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, April 14 University Worship Sermon: The End 4-14-13Bulletin 04-14-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, April 7 University WorshipBulletin 04-07-13 Shane Claiborne, Social Activist, Author, and Founder of the Simple Way Community
Sunday, March 31 Easter Sunday Service of Worship Sermon: Why Are You Weeping?Bulletin Easter 2013 11:00am The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 31 Easter Sunday Service of Worship Sermon: Why Are You Weeping?Bulletin Easter 2013 9:00am The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 31 Easter Sunrise ServiceBulletin Easter Sunrise 2013 moved to Chapel nave due to rain
Friday, March 29 Service of Tenebrae Sermon: My God My God, Why?Bulletin Tenebrae 2013 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Friday, March 29 Holy Week Noon ServiceBulletin Good Friday Noon 2013 The Rev. Dr. Richard Lischer
Friday, March 29 Procession of the Stations of the CrossBulletin Good Friday Noon 2013
Thursday, March 28 Maundy Thursday ServiceMaundyThurs2013
Thursday, March 28 Holy Week Noon Service Mr. Jeff Nelson
Wednesday, March 27 Holy Week Noon Service The Rev. Brad Troxell
Tuesday, March 26 Holy Week Noon Service Ms. Kennetra Irby
Monday, March 25 Holy Week Noon Service Sermon: Holy Monday 2013 The Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer
Sunday, March 24 University Worship ~ Palm/Passion Sunday Sermon: Up and Down 3-24-13Bulletin 03-24-13 Palm Sunday The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 17 University WorshipBulletin 03-17-13 Lise-Lotte Rebel, bishop of the Diocese of Helsingør in the Danish National Church
Sunday, March 10 University Worship Sermon: Lost and Found 3-10-13Bulletin 03-10-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, March 3 University Worship Sermon: Waste Management 03.03.13Bulletin 03-03-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, February 24 University Worship Sermon: How These Stories End 02-24-13Bulletin 02-24-13 Student Preacher: Jocelyn Streid, Trinity 2013
Sunday, February 17 University Worship ~ First Sunday in Lent Sermon: Plan B 02-17-13Bulletin 02-17-13_Lent 1 Jeremy Troxler, Director of the Thriving Rural Communities Initiative at Duke Divinity School
Wednesday, February 13 Ash Wednesday ServiceBulletin Ash Wed 2013 5:15pm Andrew Tucker, Vicar of the Duke Lutherans.
Wednesday, February 13 Ash Wednesday ServiceBulletin Ash Wed 2013 8am Andrew Tucker, Vicar of the Duke Lutherans.
Sunday, February 10 University Worship ~ Transfiguration Sunday Sermon: The Face of Christ 02-10-13Bulletin 02-10-13 Dr. Adam Hollowell, Director of Student Ministry at Duke Chapel
Sunday, February 3 University Worship Sermon: Endless Love 2.3.2013Bulletin 02-03-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 27 University Worship Sermon: The Body of the Spirit 01-27-13Bulletin 01-27-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative ServiceMLK Bulletin 01-20-13 The Rev. Dr. William Turner
Sunday, January 20 University WorshipBulletin 01-20-13 The Rev. Dr. John Kinney, Dean of the School of Theology at Virginia Union University
Sunday, January 13 University Worship Sermon: Children of the Fire 01-13-13Bulletin 01-13-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel
Sunday, January 6 University Worship ~ Epiphany Sermon: Star Stalkers 01-06-13Bulletin 01-06-13 The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel