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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

The Importance of Being Supportive

Rev. Mary Alice Do   |   September 08, 2016

A few years ago, I was having serious suicidal thoughts. My therapist was out of town, so I talked with my pastor. After we talked for a while, I shared with her that I always find strength and comfort in the belief that God shares in my pain and I am not alone.

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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

Shining the Spotlight: Mental Health Awareness Sunday

Rev. Mary Alice Do   |   October 14, 2015

Because one in five people will have a mental illness during any given year, many people and their families are affected in our congregations. It is important that church leaders speak up about mental illness and recovery so people know it is okay to talk about it and ask for help when they have problems.

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Webinar: Mission, Vision, and Core Values
LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Vision, Mission and Core Values: Building Blocks for the Nonprofit Ministry

June 5, 2018

This webinar focuses on why a ministry should develop core guiding statements and walks through the process of naming an organization's "why and how."

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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.