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Art by: Héctor J. Hernández Marcial ©2019. Full caption below.
NEWS, ADVOCACY AND ACTIVISM, PRISON AND JAIL

Our Broken Immigration System Has Been Weaponized, Here’s What We Can Do

Rev. Dean Bucalos, Rev. Héctor J. Hernández   |   July 09, 2019

The current White House administration has made it a priority to come up with new anti-immigration rhetoric and policies at every turn. In response, churches across the country are stepping up in support of immigrants, learn more about what you can do below.

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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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LEARNING / TRAINING

2019 NBA Incubate SENT Seminar

September 11, 2019

This four-day seminar is designed for Disciples and their leadership teams who are starting new health and social services ministries. Save-the-date and apply now! Registration for selected projects/ministries will be open June 3-August 9.

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Lesley Durham

Director of Operations Accounting
OLDER ADULTS, HOUSING, ADVOCACY

Manistee provides apartment home rentals for our low-income senior residents in a safe and caring environment where they can continue to age in place independently in an active senior community.