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INCUBATE, STORIES

Displacement Disrupts Peace

Tia-Lynn Rounsoville   |   November 06, 2017

Gentrification destabilizes communities. The Oakland Peace Center is fighting back by focusing on the way that its communities preserve peace through showcasing their culture, artistic skills, and other gifts of the community.

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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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Angelica Santiago Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant, Operations
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OLDER ADULTS, HOUSING

We are called to care for aging adults – spiritually, physically and mentally. We continually work to ensure the best possible quality of life for more than 180 individuals each day. Our focus is on healthy bodies, sharp minds and happy hearts!