Advent resources, holiday mental health/wellness, and more!

Sharing Advent Resources

This Advent season, NBA leaders
have provided various Advent worship resources, available on our website, including meditations, litany, call to worship, and affirmation of faith from Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren
and Angela Whitenhill. 

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First Application Deadline for the 2016-17 XPLOR Residency

Early Decision Deadline: Dec. 4
Cornerstone Deadline: Jan. 15
Extended Deadline: Feb. 19

NBA XPLOR is committed to cultivating a diverse population for our 2016-17 cohort of Residents. You may know a young adult who would be interested in the XPLOR experience, so help us spread the word! You can download an NBA XPLOR poster or info packet, and follow and share the latest NBA XPLOR stories and news
Learn more and apply >>

Social Entrepreneurs Attend NBA Incubate Retreat

“Your name is moving higher and higher in my speed dial.” It was a phrase heard more than once at our recent NBA Incubate Retreat—a testament to the connections Disciple social entrepreneurs made with each other as similarities, gifts, and know-how emerged during the course of the gathering. Read more >>

Mental Health and Wellness
for the Holidays: VIDEOS

This month, we are releasing a series of video tips promoting mental health and wellness during the holiday season, from Angela Whitenhill, convener of the NBA Mental Health Affinity Group research and design team. Like us on Facebook for a "12 Days of Christmas" video countdown, or see the full list of videos as released on our website. View more >>

NBA Board of Trustees
Meets in Oakland

Members of the NBA Board of Trustees met together November 12-14 in Oakland, CA, for their second in-person meeting of 2015. In addition to committee and plenary meetings, NBA trustees and staff enjoyed presentations and visits from several Disciples ministry colleagues in Oakland. Read more >>

Support NBA Ministries!

Your gift directly supports the NBA's mission to create communities of compassion and care, such as incubating emerging health and social service ministries, initiating programs like NBA XPLOR, and connecting ministries and individuals through networks like the Disciples Care Exchange and Affinity Groups. Donate today >>

NBA Impact Report

Get Involved

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

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

Learn about the NBA Incubate Initiative. More info >>

Wishing you a festive
Advent Season!
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