NBA XPLOR Project - Quad Cities
The NBA XPLOR Project is a ten-month residential service opportunity for young adults, ages 21 - 30, who want to explore lives of faith and service. The XPLOR project provide opportunities to serve in cities across the United States, while offering Residents houseing, a small living stipend, vocational support, career development, travel opportunities, and more.
The Four Cornerstones of the EXPLOR Project ae:
- Hand-on Service/Justice Work: Working in and among neighborhoods to empower local mission efforts while gaining awarenss of systems of injustice.
- Simple Living in Community: Learning and practicing faithful, intentionally simple and culturally competent communal living.
- Spiritual Discernment on Vocation: Striving through spiritual disciplines to discern the purpose for which one's soul is made.
- Disciples Leadership Development: Living out one's Disciples identity and unleashing one's leadership capacity.
WIthout naming all the natures of diversity, XPLOR is committed to the cultivation of a widely diverse ppopulation living in all XPLOR houses.
First Chrsitian Church of Davenport, First Christian Church of Moline, and Cedar Memorial Christian Church in Davenport have partnered to sponsor an XPLOR house experience in the Quad City area. The XPLOR house is located at 631 E. 15th Street, Davenport, IA. We are excitedly awaiting our Residents who will arrive in August 2015. We have special functions planned for welcoming our Residents to the Quad Cities.