Volunteering with Summer PADS @ Incarnation

Incarnation operates a PADS site every Thursday from May through the end of September. Our continued success heavily relies upon our volunteers and meal contributions. Volunteering at a PADS site is very rewarding and easy to step into. Our volunteer shifts along with general tasks are listed below. If you’re ready...

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Does God really care what we care about?

Last year the Western jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church elected Rev. Karen Oliveto, the first openly homosexual bishop in the United Methodist Church. A petition from the South Central Jurisdiction to the Judicial Council was made about the legality of that election.  In a 6-to-3 vote made public in...

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Who is My Neighbor?

If someone asks you who your neighbor is, you may think of the people who live next to you, across the street and the people on the same block. They are people like you. You may know their names, jobs, their children and even more details. We call them our...

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Come, Let us celebrate our Jubilee

Consecrate the fiftieth year and proclaim liberty throughout the land to all its inhabitants. It shall be a jubilee for you; each of you is to return to your family property and to your own clan.” (Leviticus 25:10) I remember the summer of 2014 when I was coming from Stockton...

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The Rio and Jubilee

The party is over. The Rio Olympics have concluded. Before the games, there were many concerns; the economic downturn, political scandal, gun violence, environmental concerns, even the Zika virus. Fortunately it ended up being a successful event. It demonstrated that Rio de Janeiro knows how to organize and promote such...

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