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INCUBATE, STORIES

Hearts for Care: Year-in-Review

Rev. Devon McAnally   |   February 08, 2016

Hearts for Care is a ministry of Disciples Retirement Community of Oklahoma (DRCO) in the Oklahoma Region. The ministry has experienced continued growth as word spreads of the work being done to assist individuals aging in place.

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INCUBATE, STORIES

DRCO: Working Alongside Congregations and Communities

Rev. Devon McAnally   |   August 25, 2014

The Disciples Retirement Community of Oklahoma (DRCO) focus is to care for senior adults throughout the Oklahoma region. Part of the focus involves the development of a new ministry that provides benevolent care to senior adults aging in their home by offering “presence and practical assistance.” It is a collaborative partnership working along side congregations and other community organizations. It is a volunteer based program that focuses on building multi-generational relationships through caring relationships that develop over time.

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GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Who Wants to Be the Smartest Disciple? NBA Trivia Night at General Assembly

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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C. Mark Palmer

Peer Group Convener
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ADVOCACY, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY, RE-ENTRY

Mission Behind Bars and Beyond envisions a world in which every community is equipped to welcome, support, and nurture every returning citizen to re-enter society as healthy and productive people.