Thoughts on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in the U.S. From Our General Minister & President

To follow this issue, go to the Disciples Home Missions Refugee and Immigration Ministry page. From General Minister and President Terri Hord Owens: “I mourn for the wound that is opened in the hearts of the more than three quarters of a million youth and young adults who, with their families, grieve...

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Gathering Sunday Worship September 10

On Gathering Sunday we will welcome a special guest preacher. Daniel Romero will join us to talk about our shared work of becoming truly Immigrant Welcoming. Daniel is currently serving as Minister of Faith Formation at First Congregational Church of Minnesota UCC. He came to Minneapolis from Chicago where he...

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Disciples DACA/TPS Virtual March for Justice SEPTEMBER 4th

News sources are reporting that the President is seriously considering terminating the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program before September 5-and possibly as early as TODAY or TOMORROW! Such action would have horrific consequences for the nearly 800,000 young adult immigrant leaders who have benefited by the DACA program’s...

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