Stay engaged with NBA's new monthly eNewsletter!
Welcome to the NBA's monthly email newsletter! Here we'll share our latest stories, news, and events, highlighting the various ways we work with Disciples health and social service ministries to create communities of compassion and care. 

Counting Down to GA!

The NBA is excited to gather with fellow Disciples at the upcoming General Assembly in Columbus, OH. We hope you'll join us for a variety of activities and events throughout the convention center. Find the highlights below, or learn more here.
See you soon!
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NBA Incubate Initiative Preps for Leadership Academy

The NBA will again be coordinating the Social Entrepreneur Track at Hope Partnership's Leadership Academy, held Sept. 21-24 in Indianapolis. Open to Disciples clergy and lay leaders, this immersive training will inspire, teach, and encourage people as they lead courageously in their local settings. Read more >>

NBA XPLOR Celebrates Completion of First Cohort

The NBA congratulates the 10 young adults who completed the 2014-15 NBA XPLOR Residency, serving for 10 months in North Hollywood, CA; Hiram-Mantua, OH; and St. Louis, MO. Through their exploration this year, these young adults have discerned calls to social work, early childhood education, community organizing, nursing, ministry, and more. Read more >>

NBA Prison and Jail Ministries Offers Resources

The Prison and Jail Ministries Affinity Group is a support network of 300+ Disciples engaging in spiritual care and advocacy ministries for those currently and formerly incarcerated, as well as their families. Resources include a three-part webinar series, monthly blogs, newsletter, and social media networking. More info >>

NBA Board of Trustees
Meets in St. Louis

Members of the NBA Board of Trustees met June 4-6 in St. Louis for their first in-person meeting of 2015. On Thursday, board members helped host the Open House and Blessing of the NBA’s new office space. Committee meetings and the plenary session followed on Friday and Saturday, where the board approved seven new members. Read more >>

Stay in Touch with the NBA!

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Upcoming Events

General Assembly, July 18-22
Columbus, OH
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Social Entrepreneur Track
Leadership Academy, Sept. 21-24
Indianapolis, IN
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Get Involved

Get involved with a Disciples health and social service ministry in your area. Learn more >>

Learn about the NBA Incubate Initiative. More info >>

Become a part of the Disciples Care Exchange. Learn more >>
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