LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Broken Families, Broken Souls: The Impact of the U.S. Immigration System on Children and Families

Thursday, January 18, 2018
1:00 PM EST

Join us on January 18 as we discuss the psychological and spiritual impact our current immigration policies and practices have on the Disciples migrant communities. This webinar will explain what trauma is, share stories of those who’ve experienced immigration trauma, and what the church can do to make a difference in the lives of the children and families affected by the broken U.S. immigration system.

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Learn more about Resolution GA-1723, "On Becoming Immigrant-Welcoming Congregations," which was adopted at the 2017 General Assembly. 

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Location
Thursday, January 18, 2018
1:00pm EST
Live Webinar via Zoom

Mental Health Initiative

The NBA Mental Health Initiative supports Disciples congregations and communities engaged in spiritual care and advocacy ministries with those affected by mental illness and/or mental health disorders.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Lock Up Your Neighbors? How the United States Deals with Immigration

February 15, 2018

This webinar shares information about the scandalous use of private prisons to incarcerate and detain individuals and families who are simply seeking better lives for themselves in the United States. Join us to learn how you and your congregation can get involved supporting those presently being detained, along with their families and loved ones.

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