XPLOR, STORIES

Colby's Spokane House

Colby Robb   |   April 30, 2019

NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Resident Colby Robb is currently living in the Spokane House. Colby's community engagement site is Family Promise of Spokane and his host congregation is North Hill Christian Church.

Below is a drawing by Colby and a reflection on his XPLOR experience in Spokane so far!

"I drew this picture to depict all of the '18-'19 Spokane XPLOR residents sitting around our dining room table. The laptop represents Nathaniel and how he unwinds by journaling and listening to music all on his laptop. The books represent Emily's love to read and how she always has a large stack of them sitting around the living room. The cat and dumbell represent Rachel's love to workout which is only trumped by their love for their cat back home. The PS4 controller represents my passion for video games and how I use them to recharge myself. The four of us love to get together to talk about our passions and to support each other's. I felt like this was the best way to depict the life of our household."

Printer-friendly version here>>


NBA XPLOR is a 10-month service residency opportunity for young adults ages 21-30, with the purpose of empowering young adults to discern and develop a “heart for care” as they live together in simple community, engage in direct service and justice work, engage in leadership development, and discern their vocational calls to honor the various communities they are called to serve. Learn more and apply at nbacares.org/xplor.

xplor-rgb
XPLOR, STORIES

Spokane House Update

April 24, 2019

NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Residents in Spokane, Washington, share updates on what they have been up to these past 8 months and what they are looking forward to after XPLOR!

Read More
Spokane XPLOR 2018-19 House
XPLOR, STORIES

Greetings from the Spokane XPLOR 2018-19 House!

December 05, 2018

Holiday greetings and updates from our 2018-19 NBA XPLOR Residents in Spokane, Washington. Catch up on what Rachel Bechtol, Nathaniel Nelson, Emily Newsom, and Colby Robb have been up to!

Read More
XPLOR, NEWS, STORIES

Welcoming the 2018-19 NBA XPLOR Residents!

August 15, 2018

Meet the fifth cohort of NBA XPLOR Residents, beginning the 2018-19 XPLOR program year!

Read More
bonnieoseifrimpong

Bonnie Osei-Frimpong

Director of NBA XPLOR