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JJ Ten Clay

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Wicked Rulers and Refugees

This week three international news stories caught my attention with a common denominator that affects the lives of millions of people worldwide – a common denominator I have seen in my work with refugees. The common denominator is corrupt rulers…
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Caring for Refugees as True Worship

Isaiah 58 Fall is such a conflicted season for me. Growing up in Iowa and living in agricultural communities in Michigan and New York, fall signifies the harvest—a time when hard work comes to fruition and we reap what we…
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Refugee and Savior. Refugee and Reformer.

Matthew 2:1-15 Today is Week 2 of a 5-week series of Sunday reflections on refugees and the Christian case for caring for those seeking refuge. Last week we reflected on war. This week we will focus on persecution. Persecution The…
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Kind and Dutiful

Refugees. It’s a term that strikes fear in the hearts of some, and compassion in the hearts of others. After World War II, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) became the first international entity to develop laws to…
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