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XPLOR, STORIES

Reflection: Ecumenical Advocacy Days

CJ Dyer   |   May 17, 2016

On April 15, 2016, my XPLOR housemate Sarah, our spiritual companion, her husband, and myself traveled to Washington, D.C., to take part in the Ecumenical Advocacy Days (EAD) happening there that weekend.

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XPLOR, STORIES

One Door Closes as Another Opens

CJ Dyer   |   April 05, 2016

I came into NBA XPLOR one person, and I will be leaving it as another. Nothing that has happened to me these last few months has been by chance or a bad thing. Everything happened for a reason…so that I may grow.

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XPLOR, STORIES

Naptime

CJ Dyer   |   October 07, 2015

I have been working at an early-learning center called Little Village. So far, it has been a very rewarding experice to work there. I am working with kids, so they can have their moments of…rowdiness. This is especially true when it comes to naptime and they do not want to fall asleep. Thinking of naptime got me thinking about how we live our lives.

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MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

Weminario: Fe, Comunidad y Salud Mental

October 23, 2019

En este “weminario” exploraremos lo que es la Salud Mental, lo que son las Enfermedades mentales y además exploraremos algunas estrategias practicas que cualquier Pastor y/o congregación pueda poner en practicas.

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Dean Bucalos

Mission Specialist, Prison and Jail Ministries Affinity Group
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OLDER ADULTS, HOUSING

We are called to care for aging adults – spiritually, physically and mentally. We continually work to ensure the best possible quality of life for more than 180 individuals each day. Our focus is on healthy bodies, sharp minds and happy hearts!