CBF Advocacy joins N.C. church at prayer vigil to ask for humanitarian release of Gilles Bikindou
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CBF Advocacy joins N.C. church at prayer vigil to ask for humanitarian release of Gilles Bikindou

Cooperative Baptist Fellowship staff joined ministers of Greenwood Forest Baptist Church in Cary, N.C., at a prayer vigil at the Atlanta Detention Center to speak out on behalf of Greenwood member Gilles Bikindou, who is being held at the detention facility and set to be deported to the Republic of Congo on Friday, Feb. 23. … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy Update: December
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CBF Advocacy Update: December

This update comes from the Advocacy Action Team for Immigrants and Refugees. Immigration DREAM Act The DACA program is set to expire on March 5, six months after it was rescinded. Advocates from the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship have been part of a much larger community of businesses, law enforcement, faith leaders, educational institutions and legislators … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy releases DREAMer video testimonies, urges action for DACA recipients
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CBF Advocacy releases DREAMer video testimonies, urges action for DACA recipients

Itzayana was brought to the U.S. from Mexico at the age of 2. She’s 24 now and faithfully serves her church. Jemima is a recent college graduate working for a Christian ministry serving vulnerable children. With the elimination of DACA and possibility of deportation, the future Itzayana and Jemima have been building for themselves may soon be stripped away. Contact your members of Congress and ask their support of DREAMers like Itzayana and Jemima. Continue reading