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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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INCUBATE, STORIES

Finding Direction

Rev. Jeff Jackson, Rev. Chad Delaney   |   April 11, 2017

The NBA Incubate SENT Seminar gave us an opportunity to work with other ministerial entrepreneurs, church leaders, and marketing and fundraising experts who helped us determine a direction towards a goal we have imagined.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Introduction to Faith-Based/Rooted Organizing

June 29, 2017

In this webinar, we will introduce the basic concepts of faith based/rooted organizing and explore the key shifts to move from serving your community to organizing with your community.

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Dean Bucalos

Mission Specialist, Prison and Jail Ministries Affinity Group
OLDER ADULTS

The mission of the Columbia Area Older Adult Ministry is to share compassion, love, and care of God to older adults.