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NBA+OGMP ON THE ROAD, DISCIPLES HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE MINISTRIES, STORIES

Reflections from the Road: San Jose and Oakland

Dr. Kerry Swindle   |   May 01, 2018

Knowing that her term on our Board would come to an end this summer, one trustee took the chance to meet Rev. Terri Hord Owens and went on the road.

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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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Héctor J. Hernández Marcial

Director of Community Engagement
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OLDER ADULTS, COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE, HOUSING

Disciples Retirement Community of Oklahoma provides support for senior adults and their families, either directly or through referrals to other service providers in the Oklahoma Disciples Region.