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Nathaniel Nelson
XPLOR, STORIES

River-city Reflections: Thoughts on the Role of the Church

Nathaniel Nelson   |   December 17, 2018

NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Resident, Nathaniel Nelson, reflects on the role of the church in building heaven on earth and the role it has in his own life. He offers a picture of how he is navigating his complicated relationship with the church during the XPLOR program.

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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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Tiffany Curtis

Peer Learning & Wellness Group Specialist
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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY, COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE, ADVOCACY

Tennyson Center for Children works with children, youth, and their families to overcome a variety of life crises, including abuse and neglect.