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Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren with NBA XPLOR Alumni and Spiritual Companion from the North Hollywood and Golden Gate, CA, XPLOR Houses

This is Us: The Face of Our Beloved Disciples Family

Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren   |   April 02, 2019

Thank you for donating to the Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren NBA Leadership Fund, which offers a legacy of financial and spiritual support for young adults seeking to hear God’s call to them into lives of leadership and service.

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Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren

NBA XPLOR Residency Takes A Disciples Village…

Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren   |   April 18, 2018

Where did NBA XPLOR originate and how did it happen? The story shows how Disciples partnerships are one of the best things for our present and future.

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XPLOR Is More Than Ten Months

Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren   |   August 29, 2016

Reflecting on recent life events and my work with NBA XPLOR, I began to understand that this XPLOR program is far more than a 10-month experience.

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A Heart for Care

Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren, Rev. Rebecca Hale, Rev. Bonnie Osei-Frimpong   |   August 25, 2014

As this year’s inaugural class of NBA XPLOR Residents gathered last week in St. Louis for XPLOR orientation, we were keenly aware of the events affecting the nearby community of Ferguson. The images of pain, violence and protest were the backdrop to our orientation.

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Exploring XPLOR

Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren   |   January 24, 2014

Wide range of young adults exploring XPLOR

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Trivia letters with coffee mug

NBA at GA: Who Wants to Be the Smartest Disciple?

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.

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Darnell Fennell

Director of Social Entrepreneurship

In faithful witness to our Disciples of Christ heritage, KAM functions as ecumenical ministry working with local congregations and not-for-profit organizations regardless of their denominational affiliation.