Episcopal Migration Ministries

Episcopal Migration Ministries

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July 3, 2019

One year ago, thousands of Episcopalians gathered in Austin, Texas for the 79th General Convention. Since that time, the Office of Government Relations (OGR) has continued its work representing The Episcopal Church’s official policies to Congress and the Administration. We are eager to share a...

July 2, 2019

Over the past several weeks, The Episcopal Church has responded to the reports of inhumane conditions for children and other asylum seekers in government custody in a number of ways. This response includes calls for donations and goods from Episcopal dioceses on the border, prayers for those...

June 25, 2019

This backgrounder provides suggested actions that you can take to support undocumented immigrants in your community. Included are links to further information, which will assist your effort to launch some of the suggested initiatives or connect with groups already doing this work in your area...

June 17, 2019

The Episcopal Migration Ministries’ #SupportRefugees film, produced by TeleStory Pictures and funded by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was recently recognized with an International Telly Award, winning the Bronze in the General-Non Broadcast category.

The Telly Awards...

May 24, 2019

Andrea Rudnik, a Team Brownsville volunteer and a member of Church of the Advent, leads “Walk in Love” participants carrying breakfast for migrants living in tents across the international bridge connecting Brownsville and Matamoros. Photo: Lynette Wilson Episcopal News Service

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March 7, 2019

Registration is now open for “Love God, Love Neighbor: Advocacy in Action,” a two-day interactive training for clergy and laity interested in developing or improving their advocacy skills and having the opportunity to advocate directly to members of Congress and their staff about protections...

February 18, 2019

Episcopal Migration Ministries, the refugee resettlement ministry of The Episcopal Church, is proud to announce an innovative new program called Partners in Welcome (PiW). Through this program, Episcopal Migration Ministries is building a mission-driven community rooted in loving God and our...

January 22, 2019

The Episcopal Church retitled Demetrio Alvero as Director of Operations for the refugee resettlement area of Episcopal Migration Ministries (EMM), reporting directly to the Canon to the Presiding Bishop for Ministry Beyond The Episcopal Church, The Rev. Canon Charles Robertson.

“This...

December 6, 2018

Episcopal Migration Ministries is offering an Epiphany Curriculum, which includes free resources to oversee a faithful and meaningful Epiphany 2019.

“As ever, this time of year is when we at Episcopal Migration Ministries pause to remember our own sacred story and the history of our...

December 4, 2018

By: Kendall Martin, EMM Manager for Communications

There are more than 25 million refugees in the world today: children, women, and men forced to flee their home countries to escape persecution and violence. Families are forced to leave behind everything they have ever known in search of safety, hope, and a new beginning. In many cases,...

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