Faith in action
Explore our range of resources and ideas to help us, and our communities, go deeper in learning more and taking action for justice for people seeking asylum this Refugee Week (18-24 June).Read more
We must NEVER forget International Refugee Law was written in response to the world saying "Nope, nope, nope" to European Jews. As Heschel reminds us, "Indifference to evil is more insidious than evil itself." Let's pray our nation will not be numb to the cries of the "the least of these". May our hearts respond to God -camouflaged as the vulnerable- with, "Yes, yes, yes."
Betelhem Tibebu is from Ethiopia and came to Australia in 2013 by boat. Here she shares her story and encourages us to respond with compassion, love and welcome to those seeking safety on our shores.
Christians in particular have reason to keep talking about refugees given the Bible has much to say on this issue. Dr Ebony Birchall reflects on a new book 'Refuge Reimagined'.
Common Grace member Christine Morris reflects on how her desperation at the experience of people seeking asylum in Australia drives her to action.
#NobodyLeftBehind Open Letter