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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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PRISON & JAIL MINISTRIES

Why Followers of Jesus Should Oppose Capital Punishment

May 26, 2021

Recently, there has been a rise in the number of executions of people on death row, particularly by the federal government. For decades, there have been debates over the use of capital punishment as a sentence for serious criminal offenses. What does the Bible say about capital punishment? Should followers of Jesus Christ, who was executed himself, oppose the use of capital punishment? Learn from a chaplain who has worked on death row in Florida for many years why followers of Jesus should be opposed to the use of capital punishment.

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Darnell Fennell

Director of Social Entrepreneurship
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COMMUNITY BUILDING, COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE, HOMELESSNESS, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY, RE-ENTRY , HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

Community Partners 4 Innovation (CP4I) is a social justice organization committed to increasing the well-being of the most vulnerable and neglected persons in our community.

CP4I carries out urban farming, community wellness, and restorative justice initiatives in collaborative partnerships to become a movement for greater wholeness in a fragmented world.