Special Focus on Hunger & Poverty at NNAY 2016

This year’s No Need Among You Conference will include a special focus on hunger and poverty in Texas.  We’ve partnered with the Texas Hunger Initiative to organize a 7-part workshop track and we’ll conclude the final day of the conference with a keynote address from Jeremy Everett, founding director of the Texas Hunger Initiative.  One of […]

Workshops on Reconciliation at NNAY 2016

One of the principles of CCD is reconciliation – with God, with other people, and with other people groups (Gordon & Perkins, 2013).  Reconciliation involves being known, understood and respected. Now more than ever this principle needs to be at work in our communities and in our relationships with the poor, and it must be […]

Christian Community Development in El Paso: Johnny’s Story

By Patsy Meier, TxCCDN Board Member: El Paso, Texas is blessed to have several examples of Christian Community Development. Two of the development ministries have been a part of changing the life of an ex-offender living in a local halfway house. When we first met the ex-offender, he was just another person taking advantage of […]