How pastors can help their congregations address the issue of immigration

by Matthew Soerens. Faith & Leadership, 2018.

This practical article offers ways to address immigration with congregations, particularly where there is resistance.


practical tips based on personal experience, non-confrontational discussion insights

Best For

Christian clergy leaders


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Suggested Uses

  • Transform negative perspectives on immigration by acknowledging biblical blind spots, learning immigration facts, and befriending immigrant neighbors.
  • Inspire the congregation for ministry with immigrants by using this article as a conversation guide with leaders and small groups.

About the Contributor

Marie Fleming

Marie Fleming was a contract resource consultant for the Center for Congregations. Her consulting practice includes congregation-based Permaculture Design and equipping congregations for creation care.

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