Marsh Chapel Global hosts a variety of events throughout the semester open to all students.

Fall 2019 Events:

Bibles and Brews

September 16, October 21, November 18, December 9, 5:00pm
Fuller’s B.U. Pub, 225 Bay State Road

Students (21+), faculty, and staff are invited to join the Global Ministry Staff for a monthly Bible study at the BU Pub. Come enjoy a few snacks and a beverage of your choice as we explore the text together and connect it to our lives. (Contact: Dr. Jessica Chicka,

Painting in the Spirit

Friday, September 27 & Friday, November 15, 7:00 – 9:00pm
Marsh Room, Lower Level of Marsh Chapel

Join the Global Ministries Department for a two-hour spiritual painting class. Learn about painting as a devotional practice, enjoy some snacks, and put paint to canvas. Both those with no painting experience and well-practiced artists are equally encouraged to attend. Space is limited, so reserve your canvas quickly. (Contact: Dr. Jessica Chicka,

International Student/World Communion Sunday

Sunday, October 6th, 11:00am
Marsh Chapel Nave

Come to Marsh Chapel for a Sunday service specifically dedicated to Boston University’s wonderfully diverse international students. Dr. Jessica Chicka will preach a multicultural-themed sermon and an international meal will follow in the Marsh Room. This is a great opportunity for international students to make new friends and get better connected with the Marsh Chapel community.

Global Stress Relief Day

Thursday, December 12th 10:00am – 5:00pm
Lower Level of Marsh Chapel

During the fury of exams, papers, and final projects, take a moment to breathe and get balanced in Marsh Chapel. Our Stress Relief Day has relaxation techniques from all around the globe: massage, tea, henna, meditation, coloring, board games, and more. All of it is free, and all Boston University students are welcome. So stop by for a few minutes or all day to take a break and de-stress. (Contact: Dr.  Jessica Chicka,