Immigration: Matter of the Spirit
The Great Migration & the Christian Identity
Editor’s Note: This post first appeared on the Biblical Theological Seminary blog in November 2015.I found the photo below in the Oct 19, 2015 issue of Time, which covered the movement of some 60 million refugees on the move worldwide right now. I found this photo and others in the magazine documenting the […]Continue Reading →
What You Discover From Working With Refugees
I wasn’t born a Christian nor did I grow up in a home where Jesus Christ was welcomed. Even my town or country neither appreciated nor accepted the ultimate truth about who God really is. This is because I was born in Iran. Christianity had been […]Continue Reading →
Editor’s Note: This is a speech that Maryam Bighash gave in a speech competition.
I have always dreamed of sharing these thoughts, so that one day they become actions.
Today, I will be talking about The United States: a nation of immigrants!
As President Obama says: “Our immigration system is […]Continue Reading →
Finding Identity in the Mestizo Immigrant Jesus
Failure Is Not an Option: A Migration Story
Naya Rivera Makes Directorial Debut with “Love, America” PSA
This year I attended the Ecumenical Advocacy Days in Washington, D.C., where faith leaders from multiple denominations gathered together to advocate for peace. During the conference, I attended a session about violence against Central American migrants in transit through Mexico.
Immediately, the speakers had my attention. The session was led […]Continue Reading →