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Gina Pearson, Street Law Facilitator, engages youth on the topic of curfews: Why do we have them?
INCUBATE, NEWS

OFEC's Work in Tulsa Recognized

Rev. Sharyn Cosby   |   August 15, 2017

Oklahoma Family Empowerment Center’s work with Tulsa County stakeholders was recognized in the report, “Case Studies of Nine Jurisdictions that Reduced Disproportionate Minority Contact in their Juvenile Justice Systems.”

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INCUBATE, STORIES

Call and Response

Rev. Al Lopez   |   May 12, 2017

God is constantly speaking to all of us through our communities and partners, inviting us to be agents of wholeness in a fragmented world. How do we respond to this exciting and challenging call?

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Cooking lessons at HER Faith Ministries summer camp
INCUBATE, STORIES

What Can One Ministry Do?

Rev. Elaine Sanford   |   May 04, 2017

Our mantra has always been, "If each would do a little, then no one must do a lot." In less than three weeks, HER Faith Ministries' summer day camp was born.

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Adriana and her son at a motel for temporary housing.
INCUBATE, STORIES

Area Motels Become Temporary Homes for Homeless Families

Rev. Elaine Sanford   |   May 04, 2017

For many other women with children who lose their apartments or homes, area motels have become the “go-to” emergency option for housing.

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INCUBATE, STORIES

“Miracles Here in Your Hometown”

Alicia Rodriguez Dávila de Jesús   |   April 25, 2017

I am returning to my roots—and with the support of my uncles, aunts, and mom—rebuilding the legacy of “Casa Mama Luz” by creating a healthcare facility for the rural community and small town of Jayuya, Puerto Rico.

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SPECIAL EVENT

Community Building: Ministry-in-Place

November 9, 2017

North Carolina Disciples: Please join NBA staff, trustees, and ministry partners in Charlotte on Thursday, November 9, for dinner and a panel discussion about Disciples health and social service ministries.

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Dean Bucalos

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

For 40 years, Serra Center has been committed to providing compassionate care for individuals with developmental disabilities.