March 21, 2017
Taiwan Church News
13 - 19 March, 2017
Tatung Presbyterian Church Cares For Community Environment And The Children Of Urban Aborigines And New Immigrants
Reported by Simon Lin
Quite a small-scaled urban aboriginal church of Paiwan Presbytery, though, a long-term charity of Tatung Presbyterian Church, located in a Hokklo community at Pingtung City, to care for the...
El abogado Jim Harrington no mide sus palabras mientras él asiste a una familia compuesta por inmigrantes legales e indocumentados al llenar de declaraciones juradas de apoderado y cuidador.
“Estos formularios deben ser claros y correctos, o encontrarán alguna razón para separarlos de sus hijos”. Proyecto Santiago fue creado para proteger, pero también para informar y capacitar a una comunidad en busca de respuestas.
Proyecto Santiago es un programa comunitario que...
[Diocese of Texas] Lawyer Jim Harrington doesn’t mince words as he assists a family comprised of legal and undocumented immigrants in filling out power of attorney and caregiver affidavits.
“These forms need to be clear and correct, or they’ll find any reason to separate you from your children,” said Harrington, founder Proyecto Santiago, a community outreach program that meets at St. James’ Episcopal Church to inform families on issues facing the Hispanic community....
After six years of conflict, International Orthodox Christian Charities [IOCC] is urging continued support for programs to meet the needs of Syrian children and adolescents who face food insecurity, lack access to education, and bear deep psychological scars. Children displaced by the conflict in Syria, as well as those who are now refugees outside of the...
After setting foot on the ground in Gaza, an area of inaccessibility in the Middle East, the Rev. James Moos described life in dire terms for the 2 million Palestinians living there as having "never been worse."
For a few moments Rev. Mang Sonna could not believe what he was hearing one morning last October as he sat in on the business meeting for the American Baptist Churches of the Central Region.
Sonna, executive director of the 105-year-old Bethel Neighborhood Center in Kansas City, Kans., had been publicizing that the center was $85,000 short of achieving its $2 million capital campaign to make eight badly needed upgrades to the center’s aging facility. The center has a mission to help...
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.
- In his new debut book, One: Unity in Diversity – a personal journey, Steve Clifford, general director of the Evangelical Alliance UK, explores the challenges of unity as outworked both in his day-to-day marriage and home life, and the local, national and global Church.