Matthew Soerens and Jason Clarke join us to discuss missing immigrant children and family separation at the border. Join us as we continue to chase justice together. To learn more about this crisis, read Matthew Soerens’ blog on the Justice Conference Website entitled “What You Need to Know about Families Separated at the Border: https://bit.ly/2IXrSUT
Click here to sign a petition on behalf of asylum seeking families forcibly separated at the border.
Matthew serves as the US Director of Church Mobilization for World Relief. In that role, he helps evangelical churches to understand the realities of refugees and immigration and to respond in ways guided by biblical values. He and our friend Jenny Yang have co-authored the book Welcoming the Stranger and Matthew is also the author of Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis
Jason Clarke is the co-founder of Seek the Peace, an organization he started with his wife Tess in the city of Dallas. It was created to meet the needs of refugees being resettled to Dallas, including researching and designing programs that would take a peace-building approach with resettled refugees. Their advocacy includes a focus on refugee peace and security policy at the local, state, national and United Nations levels.