Refugee & Immigration Ministries

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Eloy Detention Center Christmas Card Project

Looking for an easy, yet very meaningful hands-on mission project for your children, youth or family to do during this pandemic time of all-too-much time…

Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia, IIC, and Partners Deliver over 300,000 Signatures to ICE Demanding Release of Families

Washington, DC: Earlier today, Representative Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) joined representatives from over 15 other national faith-based and immigrants’ rights groups to deliver over 300,000 petition signatures…

Join: “Dismantling Racism in Family Immigration” Webinar

July 7, Tuesday, 6 pm ET/3 pm PT  – Join Webinar on Dismantling Racism in Family Immigration. Black Immigrant Leaders Speak about”Dismantling Racism” Needed for…

Disciples Immigration Leaders Respond to SCOTUS DACA Decision – and Invite YOU to Join in Monday, June 22nd “DACA Day” Events

(June 18, 2020) Today, in a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Trump administration cannot immediately end the Deferred Action for Childhood…

Supreme Court DACA Decision Coming Soon–How Can You & Your Church Offer Support?

The U.S. Supreme Court is due to announce its decision soon on whether the DACA program – which has lifted up the lives and provided work…

Webinar: Protecting Asylees & Detainees, Ending Family Separation!

Join Our Faith Webinar! “Detention, Asylum, Family Separation & COVID-19”, Wed., June 3, 4 PM ET/1 PM PT As people of faith, how will we respond…

DACA Monday Morning Prayers 9:30-10:00 AM ET

Asian Pacific Heritage & DACA, & a Disciples DACA Story TODAY & Every Monday Until Supreme Court Justices Announce Their DACA Decision! Disciples Refugee &…

Living Out Pentecost’s Compassion and Unity

Supporting Values of Care & Justice for Farmworkers & Meatpackers See our RIM Pentecost Resource & Many Others Online HERE. Image right: CBS This Morning…

Family Separation–Here We Go Again!

The past week’s headlines are shocking enough: “More Than 900 Children Have Been Expelled Under a Pandemic Border Policy” – The New York Times “The Trump…

Family Separation: Next Round, New Tragedies

The past week’s headlines are shocking enough: “More Than 900 Children Have Been Expelled Under a Pandemic Border Policy” – The New York Times “The Trump…

RIM in the Pandemic

Every day, Disciples Refugee & Immigration Ministries (RIM) seeks to follow the call of the prophets for justice. As RIM shared recently in the Washington Post, Jeremiah’s…

Rural Faith Leaders Join Workers Calling for Protection and Relief from COVID-19 Outbreaks

Washington, DC – Earlier today, rural faith leaders and organizers gathered on a press call to discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on rural…