How Churches Can Give Sanctuary and Still Support the Law
800 congregations are working to protect undocumented immigrants. A leader with the New Sanctuary Movement says yours should be one of them.
give us an example of the hardship some people experience in Latin America that fully bipartisan pieces of legislation received 75 percent support from average Americans but never
On These Tamales, I Will Build My Church
Celebrating the gifts Christian women bring to the table.
their fundraising efforts. This means hundreds of churches across Latin America and the US have been “built” by the women of the church. Because I
My Marriage to an Undocumented Immigrant
I lived with the threat of my husband’s deportation. Here’s what I learned about immigration.
The order is called “Deferred Action for Parents of Americans,” or DAPA. According to the Pew Research Center, undocumented immigrants "come primarily from Latin America and the
The Latino Protestants In Our Backyards
The church has the chance to learn from our immigrant neighbors.
million. Now, more than 1 in 6 Americans is Hispanic. society. They are not Mexican enough for the Mexicans, and not American enough for the Americans.
Why MLK Still Matters
Evangelicals share how the civil rights leader continues to inspire them as Christians.
This was the act that opened the doors of immigration to Asians, Latin Americans, and Africans, who had largely been legally excluded from doing so.
Day of the Dead Gets New Life
What does it mean for this Hispanic celebration to go mainstream?
which originated in Mexico and is also observed in other Latin American countries While demonstrated colorfully and ritually by Mexican Americans in our communities, this desire to
The Upside of Never-Empty Nests
Why having our adult daughter and son-in-law move in is not 'enabling' them.
Yet the autonomous, nuclear family is a rather new arrangement in the scope of history, and Africa, Latin America, the Mediterranean - as well as Latinos, African Americans, and Asian