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Specialized Peer Group for Disciples Chaplains
NEWS, DISCIPLES HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE MINISTRIES, STORIES, INCUBATE, MENTAL HEALTH

National Benevolent Association and Disciples Health and Social Service Ministries Abide Together to Meet Community Needs

NBA   |   April 09, 2019

Your gifts to Disciples Mission Fund (DMF) and the Easter Special Offering support NBA and Disciples health and social service ministries, as we abide together in the life-giving and life-saving work we have been called to do.

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Sarah Serrano, LCSW
MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

HABLANDOLE A NUESTROS HIJOS ACERCA DE TIROTEOS EN LAS ESCUELAS / Talking to our Children about School Shootings

Sarah Serrano   |   May 18, 2018

School safety is once more at the forefront of the nation’s mind. But what do parents’ conversations with their children about this topic look like?

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NBA + OGMP On the Road
NBA+OGMP ON THE ROAD, STORIES, NEWS, DISCIPLES HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE MINISTRIES, XPLOR, INCUBATE, MENTAL HEALTH, PRISON AND JAIL

NBA + OGMP On the Road: Connecting Communities of Compassion and Care

NBA   |   April 12, 2018

With stops in Texas, Ohio, and California, we traveled with Rev. Terri Hord Owens for a variety of partner visits, special events, and conversations.

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NBA Mental Health Initiative vision areas
MENTAL HEALTH, NEWS, STORIES

NBA Mental Health Initiative Supports Clergy Care

NBA   |   March 29, 2018

The NBA Mental Health Initiative has five core vision areas of its work, with clergy care at the heart of what we do. We know we cannot truly develop the other four areas without healthy, supported clergy throughout the life of the church.

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Staff and participants at the "Care for the Journey" retreat
NEWS, STORIES, MENTAL HEALTH

Ministries Partner to Support Disciples Clergy and Families Post-Harvey

NBA   |   January 12, 2018

In January, Week of Compassion, National Benevolent Association, and the Pension Fund partnered together to host a spiritual wellness retreat for 21 clergy and their families who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Introducing "We Are Witnesses", an important video series about the U.S. Criminal Justice System

May 16, 2019

Learn how to initiate conversations on the U.S. criminal justice system and mass incarceration, using The Marshall Project's "We are Witnesses" poignant video series.

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Héctor J. Hernández

Connect Coordinator
OLDER ADULTS, HOUSING, ADVOCACY

Manistee provides apartment home rentals for our low-income senior residents in a safe and caring environment where they can continue to age in place independently in an active senior community.