This colloquium is a conversation concerning the Church and immigration.
There will be a forum led by leaders on issues spanning from advocacy to
practical ministry steps. The following questions will be addressed:
- What models of advocacy and practical ministries exist?
- What can my local congregation contribute to the immigration dialouge
- What are different national organizations doing in regards to advocacy and
- What is the status of the immigration debate on the national landscape?
Panelists include: Latino Leadership Circle’s very own Belinda Pasafaro – Sanctuary Movement,
The Rev. Luis Cortés Jr – President, Esperanza, Ms. Julia Thorne, Esq. -Immigration Counsel PCUSA, Ms. Patty Kupfer – Campaign Coordinator Christians
for Comprehensive Immigration Reform/Sojourners