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Mary Taylor
XPLOR, STORIES

Greetings from NBA XPLOR Alum, Mary Taylor!

Mary Taylor   |   December 19, 2018

NBA XPLOR Alum, Mary Taylor, offers a special greeting and Advent prayer.

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NBA XPLOR Residents Mary Taylor and Ian Pollard on their way to Capitol Hill for "Lobby Day," where they would speak with their respective state and district Representatives and Senators
XPLOR, STORIES

Becoming a Voice for Social Justice

Mary Taylor   |   June 13, 2018

NBA XPLOR Resident Mary Taylor shares what her first experience in advocacy was like, and how it’s galvanized her to stand up for the voiceless.

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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Mary Taylor
XPLOR, STORIES

Journeys of Light

Mary Taylor   |   May 09, 2018

While college helped her grow her light, XPLOR gave this Resident the confidence to know that her light can shine through anything that comes her way.

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GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Who Wants to Be the Smartest Disciple? NBA Trivia Night at General Assembly

July 21, 2019

Join us on Sunday, July 21, for a Trivia Night after-session at General Assembly, benefiting the National Benevolent Association! Form a team to compete in trivia consisting of general knowledge, with a special round focused on Disciples and NBA.

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Dietra Wise Baker

Program Coordinator for Advocacy and Activism
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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.