Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Resources



In Matthew 25 Jesus gives us a command to serve the 'least of these'. Currently, I believe, refugees would fall under this category. For those who are interested in helping those who find themselves fleeing their countries of origin please read the below entry and click the link at the end to learn about the resources at our disposal.

"As the Syrian refugee crisis continues to grow, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship wants to resource you as you and your congregations and communities discern how best to respond to the more than 4 million Syrian refugees seeking safety in Europe, the United States and other countries around the world. As our government leaders debate how they will respond, the welcome of the stranger is being challenged because of fear and a poor understanding of the difficult journey Syrian families face when fleeing their homes." Click here to read the rest of the article.