Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations hosted a series of three one-hour webinars, Walking in Welcome: An Advent Series with Episcopal Migration Ministries on December 5 at 4 pm Eastern, December 13 at 4 pm Eastern, and December 18 at 12 pm Eastern.
Airing on December 5, Mapping the Way: Tools for the Journey provided the current state of play in refugee resettlement, a brief exploration of how to assess community gifts and assets, guidance on communicating the message of welcome, and next advocacy steps for supporting the work of refugee ministry. View here.
One Community’s Journey to Welcome: The Story of West Virginia Interfaith Refugee Ministry aired on December 13 and offered listeners the opportunity to hear how one interfaith group of local leaders have come together to educate, advocate, and provide welcome to refugees and immigrants. View here.
The final webinar of the series, Partners in Welcome: Join Us on the Way, aired December 18 and included an overview of the Partners in Welcome program. View here.