Family and Community Ministry
The church has amazing opportunities to bring God’s healing and restoration to our communities. DBA 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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COPE is co-hosted by Have you ever tried building a structure out of a deck of cards? One false move, one gust of air, one jiggle of the table, and the whole thing comes tumbling down. Then, you get to play 52 card pick up! Living in poverty is a lot like trying to...read more
Twitter LinkedIn 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. When some couple friends got together to...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...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
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