Family and Community Ministry
The church has amazing opportunities to bring God’s healing and restoration to our communities. DBA’s family and community ministry consultants can help you discern how God is leading your church to love your neighbors. Then, our extensive network of church-based ministries and community collaborations throughout Dallas County can provide your church with the means by which to answer that call.
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Pray for the Texas coast — for the safety of those affected by the flood, for first responders, and for Texas Baptist Men who have been deployed to provide disaster relief assistance. Reach out to a sister church in the area to offer help. Also, consider one of...read more
The energy that new construction, new businesses, and new people bring to a community is wonderful. However, the downside of gentrification is that many times lower-income people (especially renters) are priced out of the neighborhood.read more
Twitter Follow LinkedIn Follow Please don’t hate me, but I don’t like football. Or, perhaps it’s more accurate to say that I just don’t care anything about it. I wasn’t particularly crushed when the Cowboys lost their first playoff game....read more
Are there really hungry people in Dallas? Yes. In Dallas County, 1 in 5 people are food insecure. That means that more than 400,000 of our neighbors lack consistent access to healthy food. Food insecurity rates are highest in families headed by single mothers and...read more
Kinship Kits Sometimes when a child can no longer stay with their immediate family, they might have a grandparent, aunt and uncle, or other relative who could provide loving care. This is called a kinship placement. This a preferable situation since the child already...read more