Metanoia is a Greek word that is classically defined as "afterthought", from "meta" meaning "after" or "beyond" and "nous" meaning "mind" or "thought". In Classical Greek metanoia meant changing one's mind about someone or something. Biblically, metanoia is used to refer to the change of mind/heart which is brought about in repentance. Another word used in conjunction with the definition of metanoia is transformation. Thus metanoia is the changing, transformation, of ones mind, or heart, that results in a change, or transformation, of lifestyle. You might say that a transformation of lifestyle is evidence of a transformed mind and heart. It is our conviction that true, lasting metanoia occurs through Biblical re-birth that results in the restoration of relationship with God, the Creator, that then leads to restoration of relationship with others, creation and self: a wholistic change that results in the transformation of people and place.
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We've been presented with a Matching Gift opportunity in the amount of $1500.00 from one of our volunteers! The donor would like to see this turned into $3000.00 or $4500.00 or more! Click the button below to participate in this Matching Gift opportunity and help us double or triple this amount! Thank you for helping "transform people and place"!
Click the button below to donate. Select "Matching Gift" or "A Home for the Metanoia Center" from the dropdown.
As of September 21, 2021 $2486.00 has been donated towards the match
(bringing the donation with matches to $3986.00)!
Praise God! We've doubled the match and are now working towards tripling this gift!
Checks can also be submitted by mailing them to Metanoia Center, Business Office, 316 Home Ave., Lockland, OH, 45215.
The Metanoia Center is recognized by the IRS as a 501c3 organization, thus your donation is eligible as a tax deductible. Please check with your financial adviser for details.
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Read more about us by clicking the button below. "For He will deliver the needy who cry out, the afflicted who have no one to help. He will take pity on the weak and the needy and save the needy from death. He will rescue them from oppression and violence, for precious is their blood in his sight."" Psalm 72:12-14 NIV
The Metanoia Center provides learning and growth resources through financial literacy, job opportunity, computer training, health & wellness and other learning opportunities to help individuals grow and flourish. We also provide training in community and urban development through a variety of Biblcally centered courses.
You, your church or your organization can partner with us in a variety of opportunities throughout the year. This is especially true of the warmer months of the calendar!
You can help financially or by volunteering! There are many opportunties for you to plugin from participating in after-school clubs to prayer walks or by becoming a course facilitator. Let us know how you would like to help by first clicking the "Find Out" button below for more details on how!
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