Join Justice for Our Neighbors Michigan for an evening of reflecting on our journey to becoming a statewide organization as well as the journey of the individuals and families we work with who come to Michigan as immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers. Bishop Minerva Carcano will be joining us for the evening. Dinner will be… Continue Reading Journey to Justice
Five members of the JFON – Michigan team arrived in Tijuana, Mexico on January 27 for a week of service with Otro Lado, a local organization assisting migrants.
JFON – Michigan announces a two-week initiative to raise awareness about immigration policies and to make communities places of welcoming hospitality.
Justice For Our Neighbors West Michigan helps a young man receive his work permit. Julio was brought to the United States in 2005, when he was only 13 years old. Unfortunately, he did not find a welcoming land of opportunity here, but was instead terrorized and exploited by an abusive uncle. Julio was not… Continue Reading JFON assists Julio
Justice for Our Neighbors Southeastern Michigan is a United Methodist supported organization that provides free legal services to immigrants who cannot afford an immigration attorney. Come celebrate the work of this important ministry at their 2016 Fall Fundraiser! Continue Reading JFON – Southeast Michigan 2016 Fall Fundraiser
KAY DeMOSS News Editor, Michigan Area The presidential campaigns and the terrorist attacks in France, Iraq and Lebanon have put refugees and immigration in the headlines.
On September 27 the Rev. Bri Desotell, pastor of First United Methodist Church, Ypsilanti, preached a sermon titled, “Hopeful.” It is a powerful and personal meditation on Exodus 2:1-10.