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NBA Funds 21 Grants to Support Older Adults and At-Risk Children and Youth in 2018

NBA   |   December 04, 2017

Through its Mission and Ministry Grants Program, the National Benevolent Association of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is granting a total of $150,250 to 21 Disciples projects and ministries working with older adults and at-risk children and youth.

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Rev. Greg Jarrell and neighbors give NBA staff and board members a tour and explain the QCFT's history.
NEWS

NBA Board of Trustees Meets in Charlotte, Visits with North Carolina Ministries

NBA   |   November 30, 2017

The NBA's Board of Trustees met together this month in North Carolina, hearing from an NBA Incubate participant, partner, and staff members alike.

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Care for the Journey: A Wellness Retreat for Clergy and Families Affected by Hurricane Harvey: January 3-5, 2018
MENTAL HEALTH, NEWS

Care for the Journey: Hurricane Harvey Response

Rev. Monica Wedlock Kilpatrick   |   November 16, 2017

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Week of Compassion, National Benevolent Association, and Pension Fund are partnering to offer spiritual wellness care with affected clergy from the Houston area.

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Peaceful protest of the Stockley verdict in St. Louis, by Mark D. Anderson.
ANTI-RACISM/PRO-RECONCILIATION, NEWS

National Benevolent Association Accompanies Racial Justice Work in St. Louis; Rev. Dr. Dietra Wise Baker Serves as NBA Organizing Specialist

NBA   |   September 20, 2017

The NBA continues to actively support racial justice work across the life of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), particularly through a core group of Disciples clergy activists in St. Louis, including Rev. Dr. Dietra Wise Baker serving as an NBA Organizing Specialist.

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XPLOR, NEWS

Welcoming the 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Residents!

NBA   |   August 18, 2017

For the fourth program year of NBA XPLOR, meet the 18 Residents who will live and serve for 10 months in 2017-18, at 5 Host Sites across the United States!

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Jordan Bles

Director of Development
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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY, LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT, ADVOCACY

Reach Beyond Mission is a poverty education/mission program for youth. Youth join youth from other churches across the country to explore issues of culture, gender, and poverty in an urban setting.