March 25, 2017
- Filipenses es un buen recurso para la iglesia para consultar, ya que reflexiona sobre cómo responder a los indocumentados que viven en nuestro país. El escritor primario de la carta, el apóstol Pablo, no era muy diferente de muchos Mexico-Americanos de hoy. Era un ciudadano, pero muchos de su pueblo no lo eran.
March 21, 2017
- Methodists in both countries offer food, water and other supplies to Cubans who find themselves in an immigration limbo on Mexico-U.S. border.
February 22, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] A “peace camp” for children in New Mexico, translated into a new program for adults.
American cultural assimilation classes for women who recently arrived in Dallas as refugees.
Ecumenical outreach in the black community by a half dozen predominantly white churches in east Texas, where hate groups have been reported in alarming numbers.
The Episcopal Church’s Province VII is...
February 8, 2017
[Episcopal News Service – Linthicum Heights, Maryland] During its Feb. 5-8 meeting here the Episcopal Church’s Executive Council adopted multiple resolutions, which are summarized below.
Advocacy and Networking for Mission
Affirm the following ministries as Jubilee Ministries: St. Michael’s Community Services, Inc.; Anniston, Alabama, Diocese of Alabama; St. Andrew’s Hands and Feet Ministry,...
February 7, 2017
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Registration is now open for the Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency, an innovative nine-day intensive course designed for diocesan staff, clergy, lay leaders, and seminarians to learn cultural competency and ministry to the country’s Latino/Hispanic population.
Offered by the Episcopal Church Office of Latino/Hispanic Ministries in partnership with Seminary of the Southwest, the course will be offered June 18 –...
January 31, 2017
Immigration and Equality
Rev. Dr. Lee B. Spitzer
ABCNJ Executive Minister and Senior Regional Pastor
Greetings and peace in Christ’s name! God’s wisdom is given to us so that we might gain “righteousness (zedek), justice (mishpat) and equity (meysariym)”(Proverbs 1:3; JPS). For 400 years, Baptists in our country and throughout the world have shared a core conviction that...