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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Angelica Santiago Gonzalez
XPLOR, STORIES

My Time in the Sonoran Desert

Angelica Santiago Gonzalez   |   November 21, 2017

In her first blog post for NBA XPLOR, 2017-18 Resident Angelica Santiago Gonzalez shares a reflection on what it's like to live, work, and serve in Tucson-Marana, AZ.

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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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Dani Loving Cartwright

Vice President of Operations
ADVOCACY, YOUNG ADULTS, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY

Oklahoma Family Empowerment Center is a not-for-profit agency that seeks to provide resources and assistance to individuals and their families that will empower them to live a successful and purposeful life.