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Here's how you can help refugees

October 4, 2019

Your help is urgently needed. Email your members of Congress now and ask them to protect refugees.

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Celebrating JFON's 20th anniversary

October 2, 2019

Justice For Our Neighbors, a United Methodist immigration ministry, celebrates its 20th anniversary this month. We interviewed Rob Rutland-Brown, JFON's national executive director, to learn more.

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General secretary calls record-low refugee cap ‘outrageous’

September 27, 2019

Highlights The United Methodist Church's call to welcome refugees in our communities and congregations

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Turning garbage into hope

September 26, 2019

The church is called to shift toward repair by protecting the peoples and communities most vulnerable to climate change.

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Climate change impacts all of us

September 25, 2019

The consequences of climate change are visible to me every day as a Southern California resident and an African American.

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The climate crisis is a global crisis

September 23, 2019

Our assistant general secretary for United Nations and international affairs reflects on how climate change impacts global migration.

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Ministry With: Catching up with the San Fernando Valley Refugee Children Center

September 9, 2019

At the San Fernando Valley Refugee Children Center, legal representation saves unaccompanied minors from deportation.

Children read at the San Fernando Valley Refugee Children Center

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Carr-Petrova Duo Sparks Dialogue on Displaced People through their Novel Voices Project

August 30, 2019

Public Performances and concerts highlight local and international communities

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Palestine through the eyes of children

August 30, 2019

“Allow the children to come to me,” Jesus said, “Don’t forbid them, because the kingdom of heaven belongs to people like these children.” (Matthew 19:14)

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What is the Zacchaeus Tax?

August 26, 2019

Church and Society recently supported the official launch of the Zacchaeus Tax Campaign, a global ecumenical initiative aimed at reducing inequality and addressing the climate emergency through corporate and wealth taxation.

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