Discipleship, Refugee Issues, The Church

How to Talk About Refugees with Christians

Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com There is so much in Scripture to support welcoming refugees and having compassion toward strangers, that it should be easy to talk about refugees with Christians. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Many Christians are unaware that Bible addresses displacement, or they are more concerned with the position of their […]

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Refugee Issues, The Church

How to Talk to Children About Refugees

Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com Half of refugees around the world are children, so forced displacement is a children’s issue as much as it is an adult one. It’s important for kids to hear about current events in ways that they can understand so that they won’t be overwhelmed or afraid. So, here are a handful […]

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Refugee Issues, The Church

How to Talk about Refugees: General Principals

Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com Recently, I wrote an article about how to talk about refugees on social media. In it, I outlined some important things for us to keep in mind when we talk about refugees on the internet, especially since there is so much misinformation being circulated about the issue. It ended up being one of […]

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Refugee Issues, The Church

How to Talk About Refugees on Social Media

 Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com Talk of the refugee crisis has flooded our newspapers, radio, and television news over the last year and a half. That, of course, means that it has also found its way into our Twitter and Facebook feeds. When you encounter information about refugees on social media, it may not be immediately […]

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Refugee Issues, The Church

5 Things Refugees Want You to Know

 Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com The refugee crisis can feel like something happening to people far away that we can never understand – something too big and overwhelming to be changed. When we begin to see refugees as the “other” our compassion for them will dry up. Unfortunately, many people have never met a refugee, so […]

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Discipleship, Refugee Issues, The Church

FAQs About Refugees in America

 Tabitha McDuffee, Founder, faithandforcedmigration.com Historically, the United States has resettled more refugees per year than any other country. Since the Refugee Act was passed in 1980, millions of refugees from dozens of countries have made their homes in our states, cities, and towns. This article briefly addresses the following frequently asked questions about refugees in […]

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