Spiritual Formation Department
SFS Committee
Committee of TLC Medis
The primary concern of this unit is to guide and support Christian Students’ Spiritual Organizations which are; “Spiritual Formation for Students UPH” for the students in main campus of UPH Lippo Village and “TLC Medis” for those in UPH Medical Campus located at the neighboring of Siloam Hospital Lippo Village.
Spiritual Formation for Students (SFS)
SFS is a Christian community in UPH, initiated and organized by students, as a movement to minister students’ spirituality and empower them to have a strong conviction towards Christ and His Kingdom.
As a campus that strife to provide a holistic education, UPH seen the existence and activities of SFS as a complimentary since its vision is to see that every student would find their true calling in Jesus, knowing their destiny of life, growing in the true community, and impacting the world with the virtue of the born-again Christian heart and skillful hands.
Under the guidance of Spiritual Formation Department, SFS serve the students through several activities, such as:
  • Student Fellowship every Friday
  • Discipleship
  • Christian students’ community called “TLC” (Tender Loving Community)
  • Prayer fellowship every Tuesday afternoon
  • Bible Explorer, the name for a Bible study class
  • Dance ministry
  • Praise and Worship ministry
  • Cyber ministry
  • Annual students’ retreat (Youth Camp)
  • Christian Leadership Camp (CLC)
  • Etc
TLC Medis
TLC Medis is a community under Spiritual Formation Department UPH that serves students of Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Nursing. TLC Medis contributes in making disciples for Jesus Christ through small group, bible study, Friday Fellowship and Leaders Retreat. Activities, themes and values around them are made align with the context of health, so every student can deeply experience to serve others and serve Jesus within their calling.
As a well-known reformed Christian campus in Indonesia, UPH also shows its sense of tolerance towards other believe systems. Through the hands of Spiritual Formation Department, UPH supports them through funding and also facilitates their non-ritual events such as gathering, social works, fun day, sport day, etc. The Other student organizations for spiritual community are:
  • KaMI (Keluarga Mahasiswa Islam)
    KaMI is a moslem students’ community acknowledged by Spiritual Formation Department UPH. KaMI serves the Moslem students to have a close relationship among Moslems students in UPH. Keluarga – Family is a core value which drive this community in conduct their activities such as gathering, Fun Camp, Sports day, and many attractive activities.
  • KMVB (Keluarga Mahasiswa Vidya Budhis)
    KMVB is a Buddhist community of UPH’s students that acknowledged by Spiritual Formation Department UPH. As a community, They embrace all Buddhist students from each cohort at every major in UPH, to equip them by providing many activities such as: training, self-improvement seminar. They also try to impart the value of caring through fellowship, gathering, fun day, etc. Most of all, they concern about Buddhist students’ spirituality by regularly conduct a Buddhist ritual and event of charity.
  • KMK (Keluarga Mahasiswa Katolik) Persevera
    KMK is a Catholic spiritual Community that acknowledged and guided by Spiritual Formation Department UPH. With their vision is to persevere as the light and the salt of the world, so they strife to do their mission focused on relationship with others as important as with God, contributes to the community especially to the campus.
    In order to do those missions, KMK Persevera try to embrace all Catholic students, gather them and provide many activities so they could build a close relationship vertically with God and horizontally with others. KMK also encourage their member to proactively get involved in many activities in campus, from small events to large one, and join membership with student board or else.