18
December
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
Online Event
WI United States
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2020 UN Migrant Day: A Webinar Celebrating Black Migrants
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, December 18, 2020

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Participants Include:

  • Rev. Paul Erickson, Bishop of the Greater Milwaukee Synod
  • Pastor Kelly Nieman Anderson, Chair GMS Immigration Task Force
  • Pastor Albert Starr, Director ELCA Ethnic Specific and Multicultural Ministries
  • Pastor Lamont Wells, President of the African Descent Lutheran Association
  • Ms. Giovana Oaxaca, ELCA Migration Policy Director

Agenda

  • Welcome  and Opening Prayer – Bishop Paul Erickson
  • Message from Ethnic Specific and Multicultural Ministries – Pastor Al Starr
  • Story about a congregation engaged with black migrants in its communities – Pastor Esther or Pastor Mytch
  • Message from the African Descent Lutheran Association and work with Black migrants– Pastor Lamont Wells,
  • ELCA Advocacy with and on behalf of Black Migrants and Ways You Can Get Involved – Giovana Oaxaca
  • Questions
  • Final Words – Bishop Erickson

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Details

Date:
December 18, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm