Resources on Immigration

Add your name to the statement Christians, like most Americans, recognize immigration policy is complex and the search for political consensus is difficult. While we feel the tension between our obligations to both Christian compassion and respect for the rule... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C, Oct. 5, 2017—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, assembled a broad coalition of evangelical leaders who joined together in a statement calling on Congress to provide a solution for Dreamers, the... Continue...

Pressured by an impending lawsuit, President Trump is considering ending the Obama administration’s protections for young undocumented immigrants known as “Dreamers” known as DACA. Here is what you should know about this complicated immigration issue: Who are “Dreamers?” The term... Continue...

Editor’s Note: Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, where Bryant Wright, a former president of the Southern Baptist Convention, is pastor, was recently featured in The Atlanta Journal Constitution for their work in helping to resettle a Syrian refugee family. The ERLC reached... Continue...

Are we taking the humanity and dignity of people into consideration when shaping our own views of immigration? Matthew Soerens, training specialist for World Relief, sits down with Dan Darling to discuss these issues and more. Soerens serves as the... Continue...

And you are to love those who are foreigners, for you yourselves were foreigners in Egypt. (Deuteronomy 10:19) It is hard to argue that immigration policy in our nation is controversial, divisive and lacking. Far too often, leaders in both... Continue...

Are we taking the humanity and dignity of people into consideration when shaping our own views of immigration? Matthew Soerens, training specialist for World Relief, sits down with Dan Darling to discuss these issues and more. Continue...

President Obama’s request for $3.7 billion to aid 52,000 young Central America migrants seeking a home here has sparked outrage among many. Nearly $4 billion is a large amount of money; but what’s concerning is not the expenditure of funds,... Continue...