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XPLOR, STORIES

When God Calls You Home

Abby Henegar   |   January 11, 2017

Throughout my life, home has never represented a physical location, but rather exists as an emotional and spiritual feeling of wholeness. My childhood home, filled with love and compassion, built the foundation for me to explore other places to call home.

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XPLOR, STORIES

XPLORing Me!

Imani Williams   |   January 05, 2017

Leaving my friends and family again after being away for four years had me feeling all type of ways. I joked, “I want to move somewhere I haven’t lived before. And somewhere where I know no one.” Lord, behold, he heard my cry, and NBA XPLOR came falling in my lap.

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INCUBATE, XPLOR, STORIES

Multiplicity of Miracles

Rachel Thomson   |   November 18, 2016

I grew up seeing church as a place of pretty words and no action, a place where the status quo was something to be held under any circumstances. So to see so many people showing up to support the community of the Oakland Peace Center was heart-warming.

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XPLOR, STORIES

But It’s a Dry Heat…

Matt Sipos   |   November 16, 2016

It took actually living into a new area, with a new climate, to realize how something that I thought would always be one way can change so drastically. How many other things in our lives do we have pre-conceived notions of how they are?

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XPLOR, STORIES

Blooming Where You’re Planted

Sarah Smith   |   November 16, 2016

If you do not expect the flower to bloom all year long, if it is okay for the plants to lie dormant and gather strength to bloom in the spring, why are you putting that pressure on yourself?

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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

Cleveland Christian Home is a haven of hope and healing for children, youth and families struggling with mental illness, abuse and neglect.