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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Nadine Compton preaching
STORIES, XPLOR

Do You See Them?

Nadine Compton   |   November 21, 2017

In this sermon delivered at her host congregation, 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Nadine Compton responds to the recent wave of sexual abuse allegations in the news and preaches that we, as Disciples, are compelled by our faith to address them.

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ANTI-RACISM/PRO-RECONCILIATION, XPLOR, STORIES

Creative and Artistic Resistance

Nadine Compton   |   October 10, 2017

I recently completed Anti-Racism / Pro-Reconciliation training as part of my marketing and development internship with the NBA. I believed that I knew what to expect, but this time there was an aspect of the training that was new for me.

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Nadine Compton, 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident
XPLOR, STORIES

NBA at GA: “I Feel Right at Home”

Nadine Compton   |   August 08, 2017

Until I attended the 2017 General Assembly, I hadn’t met another Disciple beyond my home congregation. General Assembly was a way for me to gain perspective on who was a part of my new community.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Introducing "We Are Witnesses", an important video series about the U.S. Criminal Justice System

May 16, 2019

Learn how to initiate conversations on the U.S. criminal justice system and mass incarceration, using The Marshall Project's "We are Witnesses" poignant video series.

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Bonnie Osei-Frimpong

Director of NBA XPLOR
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OLDER ADULTS, HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, ADVOCACY

The Florida Christian Center provides ministry, pastoral care, worship services, classes on faith and aging and other programs focused on the spiritual health of the senior and disabled residents in our community.