Life Across Borders: A World Relief Mini-Series

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Immigration, mass displacement and refugee resettlement are complex issues. At the heart of these issues, though, are women, men and children who are made in the image of God and long to live flourishing lives. In this monthly series from World Relief, gain a global and a biblical perspective on the subject of immigration, diving into current policies and practices and sharing stories of our collective human experience.

Episode Date
What does the Bible say about Immigration?
00:29:30

Just 12% of evangelical Christians say their views on immigration are primarily informed by the Bible. In this episode, Matthew Soerens dives into the facts about immigration and explores what the Bible has to say about God’s heart and the Church’s response.

Jun 02, 2021
Unaccompanied Minors: What’s Happening at the Border Pt. 1
00:18:51

In Part 1 of this two-part conversation, World Relief President Scott Arbeiter joins Jenny Yang and Matthew Soerens to discuss the current increase of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S. southern border.

Apr 30, 2021
Life Across Borders Trailer
00:01:00

Immigration, mass displacement and refugee resettlement are complex issues. At the heart of these issues, though, are women, men and children who are made in the image of God and long to live flourishing lives. In this series from World Relief, we’re diving into the subject of immigration and mass displacement from a global and biblical perspective. We’ll discuss current policies and practices, share stories from refugees and immigrants within our community and answer questions like What does the Bible say about immigration and How should I respond? Whether you’re new to the conversation or a long-time advocate for refugees and other immigrants, we hope these conversations are helpful, informative and inspiring. This is Life Across Borders: A World Relief Mini Series.

Apr 30, 2021
Unaccompanied Minors: What’s Happening at the Border Pt. 2
00:07:55

In Part 2 of this two-part conversation, World Relief’s Scott Arbeiter, Jenny Yang and Matthew Soerens discuss what we can do in response to unaccompanied minors arriving at the border and what steps we’d like to see the U.S. government to take to remedy the situation.

Apr 29, 2021
Your Rebuilding Questions Answered
00:25:11

In this episode World Relief’s Jenny Yang and Matthew Soerens discuss what it will take to rebuild the U.S. refugee resettlement program, how World Relief is preparing, and what you can do to help.

On Friday April 16th, the Biden Administration announced that it would be keeping the historically low refugee ceiling set by the Trump administration for fiscal year 2020. But, after an outpouring of opposition from faith leaders and advocates like World Relief, President Biden reversed course saying he would set a new refugee ceiling on May 15th. 

Apr 29, 2021