We’re re-sharing this post from our district superintendent so that you can read this message and thoughts as well.
Media around the world have been focused on the treatment undocumented immigrant families have received recently in the United States. Images of children separated from their parents have flooded the airwaves and social media. Voices crying out for justice and action have put enormous pressure on the country’s political leaders.
Yesterday, an executive order intended to end the separation of families at the border by reinstating the former policy of detaining them together was signed. The order is impermanent, political parties continue to debate policies, tensions remain high and trust continues to erode.