Praying & advocating for Dreamers

In response to the end of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program established to protect roughly 800,000 people who were brought to the United States as children from deportation, the Texas Christian Community Development Network encourages Christians to call on members of Congress to take action. Scripture (Leviticus 19:33-34) commands us to do […]

Standing with DREAMers

by Brenda Kirk As a Christian and a mobilizer for the National Immigration Forum, I spent much of August hosting teams of faith and community leaders in visits with their congressional members. The goal; encourage Texas legislators to act with justice and mercy by protecting DREAMers for the good of Texas and our nation. “DREAMers” […]

Violence is never the answer

by Rucker Preston If there was ever a time that Jesus could have advocated for any level of violence as a means to an end, it was the night that He was betrayed. When the priests and officers carried torches, swords and clubs to arrest Jesus, Peter struck the ear of the high priest’s servant […]