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William Jackson, 2016-17 NBA XPLOR Resident in St. Louis
XPLOR, STORIES

Cry Me a River

William Jackson   |   March 09, 2017

What becomes of the broken hearted who has forgotten how to cry? How does one forget the ability to shed tears for the pain they’ve endured? Sadly, I had become that “one.”

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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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Dean Bucalos

Mission Specialist, Prison and Jail Ministries Affinity Group
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PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, HOUSING, ADVOCACY

Woodhaven provides services for adults with developmental disabilities that empower them to be active and independent members of the city they love and live with dignity in their own community-based homes and apartments.