The Reformed Deacon

Special Episode: Practical Steps in Refugee Ministry

April 15, 2022 a Podcast from the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries Season 1 Episode 7
The Reformed Deacon
Special Episode: Practical Steps in Refugee Ministry
Show Notes

In this follow-up to episode #2, we get into more detail about refugee ministry. Host, David Nakhla, talks to a member of Calvary OPC, Glenside, Pennsylvania, Jessica Hulsey, about her experiences in working with her church in helping an Afghan family relocate to the United States. Jessie shares with us how her church began the process and is currently working to aid the family. Also on the show is Kenley Leslie, member of Staunton OPC in Staunton, Virginia. Kenley shares his experience in working with refugees in his area. Rev. Chris Cashen, pastor of Trinity Reformed OPC in Lanham, Maryland, returns to the podcast to lend his expertise in Refugee Ministry, as we try to simplify and encourage you in this very important ministry of mercy.

Referenced in this episode:
UNHCR UN Refugee Agency
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