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INCUBATE, STORIES

Jumping with God

Rev. Jonathan Hall   |   November 03, 2015

Our story is one of experimenting, discerning, and jumping. Over the last two years, First Christian Church, Ventura, California, has been experimenting with various ways to engage with our community. In Ventura, there is a budding wine industry. We wondered what it would look like if God was inviting us to jump into deeper relationship with our community.

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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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L. Christine Koetting

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WOMEN AND CHILDREN, HOMELESSNESS, HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY

HER Faith Ministries is a 501(c)(3) Christian charity that provides assistance to homeless and needy women and children.