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Rev. Héctor J. Hernández at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta.
PRISON AND JAIL, DISCIPLES HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE MINISTRIES, STORIES

Gospel of Community

Rev. Héctor J. Hernández   |   March 02, 2017

The more I walk and experience what I call a Gospel of community, the more I have faced and struggled with principalities and powers of this world that devour and destroy the most vulnerable around us.

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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

Our Actions and Inactions Always Have Consequences

Rev. Héctor J. Hernández   |   January 14, 2016

As immigrant Hispanic families try to navigate these systems and try to survive the clutches of systemic racism, oppression, and dehumanization, they also deal with the by-product of this struggle.

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Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry
MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry

April 26, 2018

Across the church, faith-filled Disciples are desiring to build mental health ministries in their local congregations. However, mental health and wellness is a broad, multilayered, and complex topic to address in the church. Often, passionate people are left feeling overwhelmed and unclear how to pull it off. Join us as our presenters share the practical realities of starting such a ministry, their discernment process, and what’s next on the journey!

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Dietra Wise Baker

Program Coordinator for Advocacy and Activism
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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY, OLDER ADULTS, HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY

Inman Christian Center empowers children, youth, families, and the elderly to develop to their full physical, mental, and spiritual potential within the San Antonio, TX, communities that Inman serves.