Preacher Dan Trevino regularly hears nightmare stories from young people detained along the border — many of whom have found Christ in services held at a U.S. Air Force base where they’re being held.

Published in People

Texas Baptists are seeking funds, Spanish-language Bibles, shoes and volunteers willing to help provide medical and other services for immigrant children detained on the nation’s southern border.  

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 18:16

Missing the point over the border crisis

Until Congress does its job to reform immigration policy, we have no other option than sheltering and caring for the refugees.

Published in Commentaries

Everything from government red tape to American attitudes against immigrants pose difficulties to Baptist relief groups seeking to help thousands of immigrant children on U.S.-Mexico border.

Published in Organizations
Friday, 16 May 2014 14:51

Immigration reform: Now is the time

Whether our immigration laws can be reformed is a huge test of our dysfunctional politics. Now is the time. A case for reform.

Immigration reform advocates say they’re impressed with a broad-based religious coalition forming around the issue, but say there also needs to be more involvement from people in the pews.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 18:29

CBF, SBC leaders meet with president

President Obama told faith leaders in a White House meeting April 15 that it is up to Congress to finish the job on immigration reform.

Published in Politics
Monday, 09 December 2013 18:06

Broken immigration system breaking lives

Woe to those who continue to ignore the greatest human-rights violation occurring in this country today.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 20:12

Prof cites rights violations at border

Miguel De La Torre says using words like “hospitality” to discuss immigration reform assumes that “I own the house.”

Published in Social Issues
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 18:37

SBC leader, other clergy, meet with Obama

Russell Moore of the SBC Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, was among a small group of faith leaders invited to the White House today to discuss immigration reform with President Obama.

Published in Politics
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