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XPLOR, STORIES

Lift Every Voice

Sarah Dowd   |   May 17, 2016

During the weekend of April 15-17, the NBA XPLOR program made a wonderful opportunity happen for me. I had the privilege of attending the EAD Conference in Washington, D.C.

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XPLOR, STORIES

'Tis the Season

Sarah Dowd   |   December 22, 2015

"Be still and know that I am God." In these moments, I understand that God is asking me to wait on Him. I have entered a season of overwhelming questions as it comes close to the new year.

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XPLOR, STORIES

Heading to Hiram

Sarah Dowd   |   September 01, 2015

Sarah Dowd, 2015-16 NBA XPLOR Resident in Hiram-Mantua, Ohio, shares about the beginning of her XPLOR journey in August.

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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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Dani Loving Cartwright

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COMMUNITY BUILDING, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

QC Family Tree works to embody an alternative, a way of life that is centered, whole, and founded on love. We who call ourselves QC Family Tree seek to be kinfolk rooted in discipleship in West Charlotte.