Pilot Workshop May 19 from 8:00 am- Noon Bethany CRC, Bellflower, CA
Discuss Challenges faced by immigrants and the Church’s Response
Part 1: values and Relationships
Group discussion on immigration and the challenges (including being undocumented) and opportunities that are present in your community.
part 2: Immigration Storyline
When has the U.S. welcomed immigrants? When have we limited their entry? Where does your family story land on the timeline? What was your experience?
part 3: Immigration Law AND BiBlical Advocacy
Overview of the four doors people can pass through to work in the United States legally. Description of why the current system results in struggle. Ideas from the CRC on how Christians can respond.
part 4: YOUR RESPONSE
Open discussions in small rotating groups to share what’s been learned, ask new questions, dig deeper into scripture, discuss new insights, and make commitments to seek justice.
SPONSORED BY: The CRC’s Southern CA Race Relations Team and the Office of Social Justice
What is your dream for the Church’s response?
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