Student Life

Marlin Ministries and the Chaplain's Office

spirtuallifeinfo_smallWelcome to the home page for Marlin Ministries and the Chaplain's Office.  God is doing great things on campus!  You’ll find all of the info about our worship gatherings, small groups and ministries.  Located inside the Jane P. Batten Student Center, the Chaplain's Office is open whenever the Batten Center is open!  Students, staff, faculty and campus visitors are invited to come by and enjoy the comfort of the Marlin Ministries Lounge. Come in and to meet friends, study, play Xbox, chill out on the couch or jump in on a Life Group.

Mission statement

The mission of Marlin Ministries and the Chaplain's Office is to provide a Christian inter-denominational campus ministry of discipleship, evangelism, service, counseling, hospitality and faith-related educational initiatives to students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Virginia Wesleyan College.  The Chaplain is available to assist students of other faiths gather together and create community on campus.

Marlin Ministry Vision

Discovering who we are in God’s eyes.
Experiencing Jesus’ love and grace together.
Living by the Spirit and sharing Jesus’ grace and truth with everyone.