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Giving love to others – Volunteer Spotlight

April 2, 2024 | Comments Off on Giving love to others – Volunteer Spotlight
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Raven discusses her journey volunteering at WRQC and the joy of being called to love.

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Stone to Seed: Hess’ Story

August 2, 2021

Hess grew up in one of Thailand’s seven refugee camps. It was crowded, hot – “like a slum.” Small bamboo…

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​An Ember of Trust: Marc’s Story

August 2, 2021

As a child, Marc wasn’t old enough to understand the chaos that enveloped the Democratic Republic of Congo. His family…

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In the Quad Cities, Eagles Give Back

August 2, 2021

Eamon Garton of Scout Troop 20 is working to achieve the highest rank in scouts: the Eagle Scout. While the…

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Citizenship Classes are Rooted in Community

July 1, 2021

 “I would say for myself personally, I would not have passed this interview prior to studying or teaching this class,”…

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Grateful to Be a Citizen

July 1, 2021

Paw Shee loves to read, especially books that teach her about “what happened in the past.” And on her journey…

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Safety at Last: Francois’ Story

July 1, 2021

Living in Burundi during the Civil War, Francois spent much of his life in fear. He was constantly immersed in…

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Press Releases

Evangelical Leaders in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina & Across the US to Presidential Candidates: Consider a Biblical Perspective on Immigration

January 11, 2024

Today, evangelical pastors and leaders from Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina joined a virtual press call convened by the Evangelical Immigration Table and World Relief, urging presidential candidates – of all parties – to commit to be guided by biblical principles as they approach the topic of immigration.

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Open Doors US & World Relief Warn Proposed Changes to U.S. Asylum Laws Could Imperil Persecuted Christians

December 15, 2023

Today, World Relief and Open Doors US published the 2023 “Closed Doors” report detailing the current state of religious persecution around the world and its connection to U.S. refugee resettlement and asylum policies. Read more here.

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World Relief & Open Doors US Release New Report on the Rise of Persecuted Christians & Global Displacement Around the World

September 21, 2023

Today, World Relief and Open Doors US published the 2023 “Closed Doors” report detailing the current state of religious persecution around the world and its connection to U.S. refugee resettlement and asylum policies. Read more here.

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African Church Leaders Appeal for PEPFAR Reauthorization

September 15, 2023

More than 350 African church leaders have appealed to Congress for the swift reauthorization of the President’s Emergency Program for…

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World Relief Responds to DACA Ruling, Calls on Congress to Grant a Permanent Pathway to Citizenship for Dreamers

September 14, 2023

BALTIMORE, September 13, 2023 – Today, Judge Andrew Hanen upheld his previous ruling that DACA was established unlawfully under the…

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World Relief Applauds USAID Commitment to Increasing Partnerships with Faith-Based Organizations

September 14, 2023

Baltimore, MD (September 13, 2023) – Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced their first ever religious engagement…

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