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INCUBATE, STORIES

Needing Help

Rev. Andy Goebel   |   November 03, 2015

Before I attended the Leadership Academy, I did not really know what to expect. Though I am a newly commissioned pastor in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), I have had plenty of experience with church conferences and trainings. Still, I really didn’t know what all was in store for me as I boarded the plane bound for Indianapolis. However, I did know this: I needed help.

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Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry
MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry

April 26, 2018

Across the church, faith-filled Disciples are desiring to build mental health ministries in their local congregations. However, mental health and wellness is a broad, multilayered, and complex topic to address in the church. Often, passionate people are left feeling overwhelmed and unclear how to pull it off. Join us as our presenters share the practical realities of starting such a ministry, their discernment process, and what’s next on the journey!

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Ben Bohren

Mission Specialist, NBA XPLOR
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ADVOCACY, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY, RE-ENTRY

Mission Behind Bars and Beyond envisions a world in which every community is equipped to welcome, support, and nurture every returning citizen to re-enter society as healthy and productive people.