There is a need for welcoming messages and kind words for people seeking refuge and safety in faith-based shelters in the U.S./Mexico borderlands. In partnership with Border Servant Corps, the Southeastern Minnesota Synod’s AMMPARO Team created a ministry for individuals and congregations to share the love of Jesus by creating a card with an encouraging word for migrant minors and their families.
There are a variety of ways congregations can inspire and encourage their members to write these cards of welcome. Here are a few ideas to get you started:
Please download the Resource Guide document below for more information, including useful phrases in Spanish and what to do with your cards when they are ready.