Stories of Service: Serve Arden Arcade 2016

Serve Partnerships Unlimited coordinated a third annual week-long mission trip experience in the Arden Arcade community called Serve Arden Arcade. A team of 40 middle-schoolers and leaders from Christ Community Church and the Spanish Speaking Iglesia Cristiano Emmanuel worked with many community partners to reach the Arden Arcade community in various ways. Middle schoolers led […]

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A Gospel Affirmation

It was with excitement for me that I got to begin a role in this ministry that is now called The ACTS Group. I was asked to lead something that had found its roots in the Luis Palau Sacramento Festival and the coming together of churches, nonprofits, and businesses on June 8, 2012. Many of […]

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Refugees and the Stories We Tell by Joy Justus

I would like to talk about the stories that shape the way we see and interpret the lives of refugees. For most of us, what we know about refugees comes only from the media. What happens when we see the images in the media? What stories do we start to tell? “This is their problem. […]

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Engaging in Biblical Justice – Sosamma Samuel-Burnett

The Bible says to act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God.  This is a beautiful statement but it leaves us with a profound question: “What is justice?” Perhaps justice is more than laws and rules, crime and punishment, fairness and unfairness. Perhaps Justice is something more. When we think about justice it is […]

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