Life, Liberty, and the Law: Local Ministry Connection

Wednesday November 14 - Thursday November 15 , 2012

  • By: World Relief
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    First Presbyterian Church of Santa Ana
    600 North Main St
    Santa Ana, CA
  • Contact:
    Courtney Tudi
    World Relief
    (443) 451-1900 ext. 207
  • Website: worldrelief.org

World Relief, who inspires, engages, and empowers the worldwide local Church to serve the vulnerable, brings its best legal staff, field office practitioners and local experts to offer an overview of how you can engage immigrant people in your community in a variety of creative ways.
Topics will include:
•Thinking Christianly about immigration
•Immigration law and policy
•How to offer legal services to immigrants
•How to reach out and minister to refugee families in your neighborhood
•How to become involved constructively with anti-trafficking work
•Stewardship of influence on immigration policy
•Engaging and serving detained immigrants
•Opportunities to partner with other agencies
You will leave this event understanding the steps to becoming involved with ministering to immigrants, how to move ahead with accreditation for legal services, and how to connect with others involved in immigration services in Southern California communities and beyond.