Upcoming Sundays

The Chapel of the Resurrection invites you to worship with us!

Pastor Jim and student Karl raise the communion elements


Our summer 2016 worship schedule:

Sunday worship in the summer (May 22-July 17) will be at 8:30 a.m. in the VU Center for the Arts, Room 1519 (Bauer Hall) Effective July 24-Aug. 7, worship moves to the Harre Union, Ballroom A, which is air conditioned and handicap accessible.

The chapel will also offer a 20-minute communion service Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m., May 18-Aug. 10, in the Harre Union's Grand Lounge

Preaching and presiding on Sundays this summer*:

May 22 - Rev. James A. Wetzstein

May 29 - Rev. Dr. George Heider

June 5 - Rev. Dr. Mark Bartusch

June 12 - Rev. James A. Wetzstein

June 19 - Rev. Dr. Walter Wangerin Jr. preaches; Rev. Charlene M. Rachuy Cox presides

June 26 - Rev. John Santoro

July 3 - Rev. John Santoro

July 10 - Rev. Emily Leitzke

July 17 - Rev. Charlene M. Rachuy Cox

July 24 - Rev. Brian T. Johnson - Moved to the HARRE UNION (Ballroom A)

July 31 - Worship combines with the Lutheran Deaconess Conference; Deaconess Judy Hoshek will preach, Dr. John Nunes will preside - Moved to the HARRE UNION (Ballroom A)

Aug. 7 - Rev. Emily Leitzke - Moved to the HARRE UNION (Ballroom A)

Aug. 14 - Rev. James A. Wetzstein - Worship returns to the main Chapel


The regular school year schedule begins Aug. 21 (Welcome Sunday) at 10 a.m.  Rev. Charlene M. Rachuy Cox will preach.


*Worship leaders are subject to change

Audio versions of sermons, homilies, and reflections from the school year can be found on our Sermons page. Sermons are not recorded during the summer break.



When school is in session, join us for these services:

Sunday morning worship during the school year is at 10 a.m. Each Sunday when school is in session the chapel also offers Candlelight Evening Prayer at 10 p.m. Pastor Charlene Cox is the primary preacher for Candlelight. 

Morning Prayer is the most frequent service, offered daily for 20 minutes, Monday through Friday, at 10 a.m.. when classes are in session and during Finals Week. Learn more about it

If contemporary praise band music is your favorite way to worship, then Celebrate! may be your favorite service the Chapel offers, Wednesdays at 10 p.m. 



Pastor Cox blesses the bread during Ash Wednesday worship