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XPLOR, NEWS, STORIES

Welcoming the 2018-19 NBA XPLOR Residents!

NBA   |   August 15, 2018

Meet the fifth cohort of NBA XPLOR Residents, beginning the 2018-19 XPLOR program year!

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Rev. Dr. Hylton at the NBA Staff Reunion, September 2016.
NEWS

In Memoriam: Rev. Dr. Samuel W. Hylton, Jr.

NBA   |   July 16, 2018

The National Benevolent Association (NBA) of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) celebrates the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Samuel W. Hylton, Jr. (February 14, 1927 – July 4, 2018).

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2017 NBA Mission and Ministry Grantees
NEWS

NBA Announces Release of 2018 Application for Mission and Ministry Grants Program

NBA   |   July 09, 2018

NBA is receiving applications for Disciples congregations and health and social service ministries interested in an NBA Mission and Ministry Grant!

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NBA President and CEO Mark D. Anderson and Board Chair Jackie Compton Bunch, with outgoing trustees Rev. Daphne Gascot Arias and Dr. Kerry Swindle.
NEWS

NBA Board of Trustees Meets in St. Louis

NBA   |   July 05, 2018

Members of the Board of Trustees for the National Benevolent Association of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) met together June 7-9 in St. Louis, MO, for their Spring 2018 in-person meeting.

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NBA + OGMP On the Road
NBA+OGMP ON THE ROAD, STORIES, NEWS, DISCIPLES HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE MINISTRIES, XPLOR, INCUBATE, MENTAL HEALTH, PRISON AND JAIL

NBA + OGMP On the Road: Connecting Communities of Compassion and Care

NBA   |   April 12, 2018

With stops in Texas, Ohio, and California, we traveled with Rev. Terri Hord Owens for a variety of partner visits, special events, and conversations.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Best Practices for Board Development

October 30, 2018

Join us for a webinar discussing the best practices of board development! Presented by Rev. Dr. Todd Adams, President and CEO of the Pension Fund, and hosted by the NBA Incubate Initiative and Connect Ministries.

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Gary Zimmerman

Vice President of Administration and CFO
ADVOCACY, YOUNG ADULTS, PRISON AND JAIL MINISTRY

Oklahoma Family Empowerment Center is a not-for-profit agency that seeks to provide resources and assistance to individuals and their families that will empower them to live a successful and purposeful life.