March 22, 2017
March 8, 2017
Having to flee gang threats in El Salvador, Fabio says he wouldn't have survived being a refugee without one thing. "Only with the help of a community can one survive the experience of exile," says Fabio.
February 16, 2017
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
[Diocese of Olympia] The Episcopal Diocese of Olympia has joined with the ACLU to file a lawsuit against the federal government in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees and immigrants from seven predominately Muslim countries. While the words Muslim and Islam are never specifically mentioned in the executive order, references to “honor killings” and “radicalization” evoke the worst stereotypes of the...
February 6, 2017
- Leaders hope to make all 757 Adventist churches in the nation literacy centers.