“He is the one we proclaim, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone fully mature in Christ. To this end I strenuously contend with all the energy Christ so powerfully works in me.”

Colossians 1:28-29

In order to strive to do this, we have 5 committees which members can be a part of:

Campus Evangelism

But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.” 1 Peter 3:15

Led by Connor Thomas

The committee works to train members and spread the gospel on campus daily:

  • 2 members evangelize on campus M-F

  • Encourage and Challenge each other

  • Refine and enhance knowledge

  • Equip with proper tools to give an apologia

Engineering Professionalism

“Do your work willingly as though you were serving the Lord himself, and not just your earthly master.” Colossians 3:23

Led by Garrett B. Shaw

The committee works to grow members to be future professionals in the workforce:

  • Tutoring Sessions

  • Resume and Job Interview Tips

  • Time and Money Management

  • Pizza W/ The Profs

  • ETAM Informational

Fundraising

“But he said to me, My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness. Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”  2 Corinthians 12:9

Led by Ellie Mixon

The committee plans events to raise money for CEL and Every Village (Link here if you want to learn more or donate):

  • Alumni Tailgate

  • Benefit Concert

  • Parent’s Banquet

  • In-home Profit Shares

  • Alumni Formal

Inreach

“Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling. Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms.”    1 Peter 4:8-10

Led by Katelyn Mathis

The committee plans events to grow in community with members:

  • Fun Fridays

  • Parties: Superbowl, End of year, etc.

Outreach

“For so the Lord has commanded us, saying, “I have made you a light for the Gentiles, that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.”” Acts 13:47

Led by Hannah Belle Lane

The committee plans events to serve the community:

  • Regular Volunteering Events

  • Outreach Game Nights

  • Mission Trip

  • Big Event

A staff member leads each committee, but there are also staff members who serve the organization as executives:

Co-directors: Reid Rothenberger and Sylvia Titus

Email for more information about the organization: cel.codirectors@gmail.com

Membership Development Executives: Melissa Glass and Jacob Thate

Email to get plugged in with a committee: md.exec.cel@gmail.com

Administration Executives: Melissa Burket and Corey Khanhkham

Prayer Executive: Alex Defily

Finance Executive: Grant Decker

See our constitution here