Category Archives: World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day, Monday June 20, 2016

The plight of refugees, especially those from Syria, dominated the news earlier this year. Although not currently as visible in the media, there are still 60 million refugees around the world—families who left everything behind to save themselves from war, … Continue reading

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Your Support Sends Refugee Children to School

Do you want to do something constructive to help people living in refugee camps?  Canadian Lutheran World Relief has initiated a Back to School fundraising appeal. Education is critical for every child, yet funding for schools for refugees is often badly … Continue reading

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Today is World Refugee Day

Millions of people are displaced. Having been forced to leave their family, home, and country, often to escape persecution, the threat of imprisonment,  and even threats to their lives, they seek a safe place where they can heal and begin to … Continue reading

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Bibles for Victims in Sudan Transforming Their Lives Reports The Voice of the Martyrs

The Voice of the Martyrs – Canada (VOM), an organization that supports persecuted Christians worldwide, provides Bibles to people.  In the May edition of the VOM newsletter, the feature article describes how VOM is transforming people’s lives by providing them … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day is June 20! You are asked to pray, learn, and give in support of refugees!

Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) encourages you to observe World Refugee Day by praying, learning, and giving in support of refugees. This months  CLWR News Brief reports: Thanks to your support, a young refugee named Siyad has new hope for … Continue reading

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