LIFE Chapel

This opportunity for weekly worship is held in the Southwest Heritage Center in the middle of the USW campus from 11:00-11:30 each Wednesday when school is in session. Speakers represent qualified faculty, staff, or students, from the University of the Southwest as well as community religious leaders. Participants will enjoy a rich exposure to many differing Christian faith traditions through the meditations, songs, and unique traditions presented by each speaker. Students, faculty, staff, and guests from the community are all welcome.

Please join us each Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. MST through our YouTube channel by clicking the button below.

University of the Southwest

Chapel Speakers

Fall 2014



August 20, 2014

   Dr. Gary Dill,President



August 27, 2014

   Officer Mike Kennedy

   Hobbs Police Department


September 3, 2014

   Pastor Darren Skinner

   First United Methodist Church


September 10, 2014

   Coach Paul Baker, Tennis



September 17, 2014, Constitution Day

   Dr. Elyn Palmer, Dean

   USW School of Arts and Sciences


September 24, 2014

   Dr. James Smith, Provost



October 1, 2014

   Pastor Andrew Hebert

   Taylor Memorial Baptist Church


October 8, 2014

   Sara Dennis, Director of Admissions


October 15, 2014

   Associate Pastor Zach Bechtold

   First United Methodist Church


October 22, 2014

   Pastor BJ Choice

   St. John Baptist Church


October 29, 2014, All Saints Day

   Dr. Gary Dill, President



November 5, 2014

   Chaplain Steve Lord

   Gentiva Hospice


November 12, 2014

   Pastor Harold Armstrong

   First Presbyterian Church


November 19, 2014

   Dr. Jonathan Huddleston, Pastor

   First Christian Church


November 26, 2014

   Thanksgiving Holiday

   (no chapel scheduled)


December 3, 2014

   Nichole Green, Director of Student Life





Chapel Services are held from 11:00 to11:30 a.m. in the Southwest Heritage Chapel/Theatre on the USW campus eachWednesday during the Fall and Spring Semesters. All are welcome.