Stories & News

Stay up-to-date with the latest from your Disciples health and social service ministries!
 

National Benevolent Association
NEWS

NBA Announces 2019 Applications for Mission and Ministry Grants

NBA   |   June 10, 2019

The National Benevolent Association of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is currently accepting applications from Disciples congregations and health and social service ministries interested in applying for an NBA Mission and Ministry Grant.

Read More
Pacific Southwest Region African American Convocation
NEWS, MENTAL HEALTH

NBA Hosts Wellness Seminar with Pacific Southwest Region African American Convocation

NBA   |   June 06, 2019

In March, the Mental Health Initiative team held a wellness seminar in partnership with the Pacific Southwest Region African-American Convocation.

Read More
Isaac Ackerman
XPLOR, STORIES

My Hiram-Mantua NBA XPLOR Experience

Isaac Ackerman   |   June 04, 2019

NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Resident in Hiram-Mantua, OH Isaac, shares some snippets of his year working with Hiram Farm and United Campus Ministries.

Read More
XPLOR, STORIES

Courage, Life, Peace

NBA XPLOR Dallas House   |   May 29, 2019

As the NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Residents wrap up their year, the Dallas House Residents reflect on words and phrases that have been meaningful to them during their XPLOR experience.

Read More
Alice Rippe, AARP Spirit Seniors Coordinator for OFEC
INCUBATE, STORIES

Seniors Sipping Tea

Rev. Sharyn Cosby   |   May 28, 2019

Oklahoma Family Empowerment Center’s Spirit Seniors group is active and enjoying life. They get together every week for different activities, including afternoon tea.

Read More
LOAD MORE
Trivia letters with coffee mug
GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Who Wants to Be the Smartest Disciple? NBA Trivia Night at General Assembly

July 21, 2019

Join us on Sunday, July 21, for a Trivia Night after-session at General Assembly, benefiting the National Benevolent Association! Form a team to compete in trivia consisting of general knowledge, with a special round focused on Disciples and NBA.

Read More
karawhitehouse

Kara Whitehouse

Executive Support Manager and Grants Coordinator
share-logo
PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

SHARE supports and strengthens families who care for children with special needs through respite care, parent support, and sibling support programs.