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NBA XPLOR alum Matthew Capestro with DPF interns and former GMP Rev. Dr. Sharon Watkins
XPLOR, STORIES

Where Are They Now? Matthew Capestro

Matthew Capestro   |   January 31, 2018

What leads an NBA XPLOR Resident to do another internship within the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)? Find out from alum Matthew Capestro in our latest installment of the blog post series, "Where Are They Now?"

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XPLOR, STORIES

Eureka!

Matthew Capestro   |   June 17, 2015

At 28 years of age, it wasn’t easy to say “yes” to NBA XPLOR. I knew I needed an education, and I knew I also needed a period of spiritual discernment. I accepted NBA XPLOR never expecting the education portion to resolve itself, but God had a surprise.

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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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Lesley Durham

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PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT, ADVOCACY

Hiram Farm is an agricultural setting that serves developmentally disabled adults, with an emphasis on adults on the autism spectrum.