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NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Tucson-Marana, AZ House
XPLOR, STORIES

Our Mid-Year Update

NBA XPLOR Tucson-Marana House   |   February 13, 2019

Halfway through NBA XPLOR 2018-19, Tucson-Marana Residents: Emily Bray, Natalie Maxson, and Ethan Bradfiled share symbols that have taken on great importance for them during their XPLOR journey.

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XPLOR, STORIES

Greetings from the Tucson-Marana XPLOR 2018-19 House!

NBA XPLOR Tucson-Marana House   |   December 12, 2018

Holiday greetings and updates from our 2018-19 NBA XPLOR Residents in Tucson-Marana, Arizona. Catch up on what Ethan Bradfield, Emily Bray, and Natalie Maxson have been up to!

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XPLOR, STORIES

A Walk Down Memory Lane

NBA XPLOR Tucson-Marana House   |   March 07, 2018

Midway through NBA XPLOR, the Tucson-Marana Residents share reflections of the time spent at their host site so far and their hopes for the future.

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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

Director of Operations Accounting
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YOUNG ADULTS, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT, ADVOCACY

NBA XPLOR is a faith-based, 10-month, congregationally-hosted residency program designed for young adults ages 21-30 who are looking to explore lives of care and service.