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Daily Digest - October 15, 2019

UMCOR, partners start asylum seekers project; Bishop Lowry on police shooting; Full communion proposal
Social Concerns
Jose Antonio Marchas Novela recounts the threats of violence that caused him to flee Mexico with his wife, Irlanda Lizbeth Jimenez Rodriguez, and their 1-year-old son, Jose Antonio. The family took shelter at the Christ United Methodist Ministry Center in San Diego in August 2018 while seeking asylum. United Methodists are initiating a $2 million project to support asylum seekers in the U.S.  File photo by Mike DuBose, UM News.

UMCOR, partners start asylum seekers project

The three-year, $2 million pilot project also will engage local church members on a community level as they embrace the biblical mandate of welcoming the stranger.

Daily Digest - October 14, 2019

Power cuts remind survivors of deadly fires; South Central bishops speak out on border crisis; Activity mats help dementia patients