It was an honor to be an invited guest to welcome Pope Francis to our country. I’ve had some time to reflect on this experience…
“I cannot believe all the depth and significance of the training that is happening at this! I believe God is going to use this ministry in ways we cannot yet even grasp…” Dr. Jo Anne Lyon
Iglesia El Camino joins a group of churches and leaders who are choosing to make a difference in their community by “welcoming the stranger.”
The Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) has recently given final approval to Bold Beginnings International Church in Ellenwood, Ga., to open an Immigration Connection, Inc., office.
We’re the third Wesleyan church to become an Immigrant Connection site, but I can imagine sites being started across the nation.
Have you read the most-clicked stories posted on Wesleyan.org in 2014?
This statement on Refugees was adopted by vote of the delegates of the 2015 International Conference of the Wesleyan Church
Radiant Church, una dinámica Iglesia de Los Wesleyan, que tiene 4 años y esta localizada en Des Moisnes, IA, sostuvo recientemente Un taller de dos horas para pastores de su comunidad acerca de la defensa de inmigración.
The Board of Immigration Appeals has approved Olathe Wesleyan Church (Olathe, Kan.) as an Immigrant Connection office, joining The Bridge (Indiana) as the second such office in The Wesleyan Church.
Radiant Church, a dynamic 4-year old Wesleyan church in Des Moines, IA, recently held a 2-hour immigration advocacy workshop for pastors in their community.
Interested in becoming more aware & building relationships with the immigrants in your community? Click here for suggestions & ideas.
For Churches who want to take action and launch an immigration legal ministry site, we have listed five immediate action steps below.
What might be an evangelical response to the November 2014 US Presidential executive orders on immigration?
Immigrant Connection BIA Grant Pastor’s Recommendation Form.
Immigrant Connection Board Of Immigration Appeals Training Grant Form.
Jo Anne Lyon is interviewed about evangelical nonprofits’ hiring women in top positions, IWU partners with the Indianapolis Colts, a magistrate resigns regarding uniting gay marriages, and more.
The Wesleyan Church has joined together with more than a dozen other denominations and organizations to form The Immigration Alliance.
A Wesleyan couple is “welcoming the stranger” in one of the most diverse cities in Canada.
It was “Probadita de México,” or “Taste of Mexico,” at The Bridge Community Church in Logansport, Indiana.
Pastor Johanna Rugh serves as the Director for the Equip Component in the Immigrant Connection
The Federal Government, through the Board of Immigration Appeals, allows accredited, non-lawyers associated with non-profit organizations to practice immigration law.
Open the way for new approaches to mission and ministry in response to:
Immigration & Migration,
Globalization, Urbanization, Exploitation
City Life Church responds to the need of the immigrant through citizenship classes.
La Iglesia City Life responde a las necesidades de los inmigrantes ofreciendo clases de ciudadanía.