Stories & News

Stay up-to-date with the latest from your Disciples health and social service ministries!
 

X
Street Level Health's Dia de los Muertos altar
XPLOR, STORIES

Keeping The "Real World" At Bay

Sandy Barnard   |   November 01, 2017

The "real world" most often negatively affects those from oppressed communities. But many non-profits, including those that our XPLOR Residents intern at, help these communities by working with them side by side.

Read More
Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry
MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

Webinar: Building a Congregation-Based Mental Health Ministry

April 26, 2018

Across the church, faith-filled Disciples are desiring to build mental health ministries in their local congregations. However, mental health and wellness is a broad, multilayered, and complex topic to address in the church. Often, passionate people are left feeling overwhelmed and unclear how to pull it off. Join us as our presenters share the practical realities of starting such a ministry, their discernment process, and what’s next on the journey!

Read More
img-2440-angela-copy-for-web

Angela Whitenhill

Mental Health Initiative Manager
OLDER ADULTS, HOUSING, ADVOCACY

Manistee provides apartment home rentals for our low-income senior residents in a safe and caring environment where they can continue to age in place independently in an active senior community.