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A Prayer of Confession of Racism

By Alex on November 3rd, 2017 in Blog, Church Health, Compassion Ministry, Uncategorized | No Comments

Photo Credit: Copyright by Soichi Watanabe and OMSC Our Annual Fall Meeting this year was centered around the theme of courageous conversations, specifically conversations about race and class division–the church’s part in perpetuating these divisions, and what our churches might be able to do to participate in the Spirit’s work of reconciliation, both in our […]

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Why a Meeting on Racism?

By Alex on November 3rd, 2017 in Blog, Church Health, Compassion Ministry, Uncategorized | No Comments

[These remarks are taken from Jack Hunter’s remarks at this year’s annual fall meeting. Photo Credit: Soichi Watanabe and OMSC.] Why a Fall Meeting on racism?  Has there been a racial rant at one of our churches, or has someone in our Association done harm to a person of a different race?  To my knowledge, there has […]

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Baptist Community Health Services Awarded FQHC Look Alike Status

By Shawn Powers on November 1st, 2017 in Blog, Compassion Ministry, Missions | 1 Comment

Baptist Community Health Services CEO, Shawn Powers, announced today that BCHS has been awarded Federally Qualified Health Center Look Alike status.  This award certifies that BCHS meets all 19 federal qualifications required by the Health Resources and Services Administration. BCHS is a multi-site, non-profit community health center, with clinics in New Orleans’ 9th Ward, Lower […]

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