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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participant Joanne and Virgil Flowers
INCUBATE, STORIES

There is a Balm in Gilead

Joanne Flowers   |   February 13, 2018

Through SENT Seminars, the NBA Incubate Initiative assists Disciples who are starting ministries. Joanne Flowers participated and shares this blog.

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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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Brittany King

Senior Marketing Associate
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ADVOCACY, YOUNG ADULTS

As an emerging social entrepreneurship nonprofit model of ministry, the Oakland Peace Center exists as a physical space and a network of more than 40 Bay Area based nonprofits.