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QC Family Tree, in Charlotte, NC
INCUBATE, STORIES

Hallowed Placemaking: Part 3

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   October 29, 2018

In part 3 of the Hallowed Placemaking series, Rev. Helms highlights the people and places that inspire QC Family Tree's practice of Hallowed Placemaking.

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Photo credit: Lesley Ann Tommey
INCUBATE, STORIES

Hallowed Placemaking: Part 2

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   June 05, 2018

In part 2 of the Hallowed Placemaking series, Rev. Helms explores issues of displacement, development, and a place-based practice of resurrection.

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INCUBATE, STORIES

Hallowed Placemaking

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   April 17, 2018

The Christian practice of making sacred space isn’t a new concept, but perhaps we can approach it with fresh perspective.

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“Rhaji, the Servant.” Saints Art Project, by Rev. Helms Jarrell.
INCUBATE, STORIES

Does He Work?

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   June 07, 2016

The real-life stories of our QC Family Tree neighbors help the listener to connect more deeply with the community that exists in our neighborhood. The true-to-life stories of acceptance and family-like care rattle loose the myths from media and urban legend they have come to hold true.

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INCUBATE, STORIES

Finding Our People

Rev. Helms Jarrell   |   April 25, 2016

Greg and I at QC Family Tree have been doing the work of community building for 10 years, rooted in Enderly Park, a West Charlotte neighborhood that bears the wounds of racial oppression and economic injustice. Over the years, we’ve witnessed a particular story repeat itself over and over.

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Combating Mass Incarceration through Bail Reform Webinar
LEARNING / TRAINING

Combating Mass Incarceration through Bail Reform

February 21, 2019

Join us as we explore the present bail system in the United States and the ways The Bail Project is fighting wealth-based detention. Learn how you and your congregation can get involved.

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PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

SHARE supports and strengthens families who care for children with special needs through respite care, parent support, and sibling support programs.