Disciples Statements

Disciples Home Missions and Refugee & Immigration Ministries response to Executive Orders against Refugees and Immigrants: Refugee Bans Accelerated ICE Raids – February 21, 2017

Disciples Refugee & Immigration Ministries of Disciples Home Missions, in partnership with the Middle East and Europe office of Global Ministries, Statement to the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, for the hearing on Worldwide Threats and Homeland Security Challenges on Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Disciples Home Missions Statement on Syrian Refugee Support to the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary for the hearing on Oversight of the Administration’s FY 2016 Refugee Resettlement Program on Thursday, October 1, 2015.

Disciples Statements on Obama’s Immigration Action

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The General Assembly of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has agreed on these statements.

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Human Trafficking
Renewing Support for Farmworker Ministry
0729 Faith and Our New Neighbors
0527 On Ministry to and with Undocumented Workers
0320 Immigration, Ministry and Hispanic Pastors
0319 On Assuring Civil Liberties and Equal Justice to Immigrant Communities in the United States
0128 Calling for the Support of Humane Borders and the Change of United States/Mexico Border Policies
9720 The Least of These . . . Brothers and Sisters
8549 Sanctuary for Central American Refugees
8330 First Asylum in the United States
8159 Salvadorian Refugees
8146 Meeting Needs of Immigrants in our Communities
8144 Undocumented Persons in the United States

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