Church Opens Doors to Undocumented Students

Thu, 04/29/2010 : Mount Vernon Gazette Rising Hope UMC and VOICE (Virginians Organized for Interfaith Community Engagement) co-sponsored what was billed as a solidarity call for action on Sunday, April 25, to help immigrant youth in particular and immigrants in general. The focus of the gathering was to urge enactment of the pending federal legislation … Read more

Delays in Muslim’s Cases Spur Interfaith Call to Action

Fri, 09/04/2009 : New York Times Early one morning last June, fully two hours before his appointment, Mustafa Salih arrived at a federal office here in the Washington suburbs. He wore the new suit he had bought for the occasion. A friend, accompanying him, carried a camera to record the event. Mr. Salih had not … Read more

Cost of Social Conscience

Sun, 03/01/2009 : Mount Vernon Gazette Margaret Davis recently had surgery. She has no job, no place to live, and without the support of her church she would have little hope. Recently someone told her that she didn’t look like a homeless person, and it made her mad. “I am homeless and I’m not too … Read more