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Lunch On Mission: The Truth about Poverty


Lunch On Mission: The Truth about Poverty

7.13, 8.17, & 9.14 / 12–12:45 PM / CCC Student Center / Lunch provided, $5

The Truth about Poverty is a three-month lunch series featuring city leaders who will share about poverty, its effects on people, and what’s being done to combat hopelessness in North Omaha.


John Parsons

July 13 / John Parsons is the founder of Omaha Street School and Bridges out of Poverty. Come hear John as he helps you expand your view of poverty and dispels some common myths.

For more info about Omaha Bridges of Poverty,  visit

Myron Pierce

August 17 / Myron Pierce, pastor of Mission Church in Village One, will share the realities of poverty in the Village One neighborhoods and its impact on families, single moms, and those who were previously incarcerated. 

For more info about Mission Church, visit


Josh Dotzler

September 14 / Josh Dotzler, CEO of Abide, will speak about the realities of ministering in a culture of poverty. 

For more info about Abide, visit

Earlier Event: July 10
Special Guest Tim Crouch
Later Event: July 23
Burgers & Bingo