Category: Witness

Support Syrian Refugees

What can we do to support Syrian Refugees today? Gifts can be made here to Global Ministries, to start. Send a letter urging President Obama to take more Syrian refugees than the projected 15,000 for FY 2016.  To deepen your help, read on. Thanks to Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services, we have some suggestions. We are sharing their recommendations, below. Background:… Read more →

Sign the Petition: Central American Refugee Crisis

We encourage you to consider signing this petition, which calls on our elected officials to do the following: As people of faith, we call on you to address the magnitude and urgency of the humanitarian crisis of migrant children, by taking the following immediate and appropriate actions: Increase funds for the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to adequately serve these… Read more →

Central American Refugee Crisis

Our congregation’s vision is to be and to be known as an extravagantly welcoming, theologically progressive, justice and service committed, youth engaging congregation in East County San Diego. A dire situation has arisen in our San Diego community. Many members of our congregation have encouraged us to prayerfully consider how we might respond. The following is a summary of where we… Read more →