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A photograph from Resident Ashlyn Reynolds's Sanctuaries series
XPLOR, STORIES

Sanctuaries

Ashlyn Reynolds   |   March 21, 2018

For many, church is a space of refuge and safety. One XPLOR Resident sought to capture that with a camera, but found her beliefs on faith challenged.

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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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Tiffany Curtis

Peer Learning & Wellness Group Specialist
INDIGENOUS/NATIVE PEOPLES, ENVIRONMENT, ADVOCACY

Yakama Christian Mission advocates and educates in favor of the North American Landscape and her Indigenous People.