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Refugee Faith Leader Gathering

October 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm MST

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Have people in your congregation wanted to assist refugees? Have you known which agencies to call for more information?The DSC Refugee Ministry Task Force can help at their upcoming workshop. This workshop will have experienced faith-based speakers address four different ways to welcome refugees to Arizona. They will review various options, personal experiences and how to get started.  Topics include:

The DSC Refugee Ministry Task Force can help at their upcoming workshop. This workshop will have experienced faith-based speakers address four different ways to welcome refugees to Arizona. They will review various options, personal experiences and how to get started.

Workshop Topics

  • “The Church and A Refugee’s Experience” Hort Hong
  • “The Church and Refugee Ministry: A Resettlement Agency” Hannah Miller, Luther Social Services, Refugee Focus Program
  • “The Church and Refugee Ministry: A Refugee Entrepreneur Experience” Tan Bui Jakwani, Syrian Sweet Exchange
  • “The Church and Refugee Ministry: A UMC New Church Team Perspective” Karen Ouzts, Paradise Valley United Methodist Church
  • “The Church and Refugee Ministry: A Non-resettlement Agency” Area Agency on Aging, Tina Olson, DSC Refugee Ministry Chair, Paradise Valley United Methodist Church

Contact Billie Fidlin, Director of Outreach Ministry, at (602) 266-6956 to RSVP. Projected attendance is 40. Refreshments will be baked goods from Syrian sweets. We will provide beverages.

Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Organizer

Mara Klein
Phone:
612-750-8086

Venue

Galvan Meeting Room @DSC
1550 E. Meadowbrook Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85014 United States
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Phone:
602-266-6956
Website:
www.dscumc.org

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