Trump policy on DACA brings uncertainty


While concerns about not causing harm to the family of a DACA recipient are being clarified. This story has been removed from the Oregon-Idaho Conference website.

The United Methodist Social Principles have this to say about the rights of immigrants

We recognize, embrace, and affirm all persons, regardless of country of origin, as members of the family of God. We affirm the right of all persons to equal opportunities for employment, access to housing, health care, education, and freedom from social discrimination. We urge the Church and society to recognize the gifts, contributions, and struggles of those who are immigrants and to advocate for justice for all. We oppose immigration policies that separate family members from each other or that include detention of families with children, and we call on local churches to be in ministry with immigrant families.