Research by Topic: immigration-refugees

American Baptist Home Mission Societies urges American Baptists to stand with refugees

Published March 19, 2018

VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/19/18)—Concerned regarding the current global refugee crisis, American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) urges American Baptists to join in solidarity with and speak out on behalf of refugees. According to ABHMS partner Church World Service (CWS), the current U.S. administration will resettle only 20,000 refugees this fiscal year—falling short of its […]

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Immigration & Refugee Ministries

Published February 15, 2016

When an alien resides with you in your land, you shall not oppress the alien. The alien who resides with you shall be to you as the citizen among you; you shall love the alien as yourself, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God. —Leviticus 19:33-34 In […]

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