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I Am the Immigrant
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 4:11pm | Type: Blog

After nearly 10 years in the U.S., my husband and I have spent hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars on paperwork and travel to keep our visas current. We have been retina scanned and fingerprinted; we ha ...

Fast for Families: Fasting and Waiting for Immigration Reform in Advent
Originally Posted: 12/03/2013 - 12:02pm | Type: Blog

On the first day of Advent, author begins a fast for immigration reform. On the first day of Advent, I began to fast for immigration reform. I’m not a recent immigrant or a pol ...

Fast for Families -- Remembering Our Bodies, the Land, and Community
Originally Posted: 12/03/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Blog

My hesitancy to join the #Fast4families movement pointed to the ugliness of my own privilege and participation in racism, for if we do not actively challenge racism, we affirm it, and also reflected Western sp ...

Advent A Time To Hope--And Fast--For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

November 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Gabriel Salguero ...

Pastor Mike Goes To Washington
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 12:48pm | Type: Press

November 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Diane Bell ...

'The Grandmother Locked In The Bedroom:' A Native American Perspective On History, Immigration, And Thanksgiving
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 11:56am | Type: Press

November 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Stoyan Zaimov ...

Feast With Your Family This Thanksgiving; Then Fast With Us Next Week -- For Families In Great Distress
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 11:41am | Type: Press

November 29, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Fast for Families: Day 18 — Fasting While Others Feast
Originally Posted: 12/04/2013 - 11:52am | Type: Blog

I moved into the fasting tent Wednesday morning, Day 16 of my Thanksgiving Fast4Families, where the best part has been the fellowship and the discipline of silence. ( Editors N ...

Feast with Your Family this Thanksgiving; Then Fast with Us Next Week -- for Families in Great Distress
Originally Posted: 12/02/2013 - 12:43pm | Type: Blog

The debate about immigration reform has been very productive in America over these past several years. And that debate has been won — by those who favor a common sense agenda for reform. ...

Heartbreak and Hope in Miami
Originally Posted: 11/26/2013 - 10:18am | Type: Blog

The film "Documented" never flinches from the raw story of Jose Antonio Vargas' coming out as an undocumented immigrant after winning the Pulitzer Prize. Last week ...

'We Are Going To Win' Says Vice President Biden To Group Fasting For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 2:41pm | Type: Press

November 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Sandra Lilley ...

Biden Visit To Fast For Immigration Activists
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 2:37pm | Type: Press

November 22, 2013 Sojo in the News Luis Alonso Lugo ...

Day 13 and 14: Fasting Is Our Cross
Originally Posted: 11/27/2013 - 3:27pm | Type: Blog

Day 12 was holy ground for me — a crossroads. I woke up that morning sensing God's call to move back into the tent during Thanksgiving week and through Thanksgiving weekend. ...

Christians Fast For US Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:55pm | Type: Press

November 24, 2013 Sojo in the News Michael Trimmer ...

Visiting The Fast For Families In Support Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:31pm | Type: Press

November 21, 2013 Sojo in the News Cecilia Munoz ...

The Immigrants And Their Allies Continue Expanding The Pressure Until You Achieve The Reform Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/25/2013 - 12:17pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News El Lider USA ...

My Unexpected Meeting with the President of the United States
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Blog

Pastor gets a surprise White House invitation to discuss immigration with the president. It was past 10 on a Sunday night in Spokane. The wedding was over and I was sitting in the ...

Congress, Please.
Originally Posted: 11/22/2013 - 5:41pm | Type: Blog

I live in community. What constitutes living in community means different things depending on whom you're talking to. I live in community. What constitutes living in communit ...

Immigration Advocates Go Without Food, Plea For House To 'Do Its Job'
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 11:22am | Type: Press

November 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

House Democrats To Join Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 11/20/2013 - 10:49am | Type: Press

November 19, 2013 Sojo in the News Seung Min Kim ...

Student Group to Host 'Catch an Illegal Immigrant Game' on Texas Campus
Originally Posted: 11/19/2013 - 12:05pm | Type: Blog

The Young Conservatives of Texas is staging a mock immigration sting Wednesday on the University of Texas at Austin’s campus. Editor's Note:  Thanks to pushback from st ...

Obama Promises To Push For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:18pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News El Manana ...

Boehner Insists "No" And Obama's "Yes" On Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:14pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Maria Pena ...

Obama And Biden Will Promote Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:08pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Voice of America ...

Obama Will Meet With Religious Leaders To Discuss Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 5:05pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Jorge Cancinco ...

Activists Fast For US Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:56pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Luis Alonso Lugo ...

Fast Against Congress For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:49pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Maria Pena ...

Baptist Briefs: Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Press

November 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Baptist Standard ...

Why Faith Groups Are Rallying Behind Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:19pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jack Jenkins ...

Obama To Meet With Religious Leaders On Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:14pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Laura Meckler ...

Biden To Push Immigration At Naturalization Event
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Josh Lederman ...

Activists To Fast On Capitol Hill Until Congress Passes Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Katherine Burgess ...

National "Fast For Families" Campaign Launches At Capitol's Doorstep
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Kate Thomas ...

Group Fasts Near Capitol For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:45pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Andrew Mollenbeck ...

Immigration Reform Supporters Kick Off Hunger Strike
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:40pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda Nevarez ...

Immigration Activists Fast For Reform On National Mall
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 2:36pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Armando Trull ...

Faith Leaders And Activists Fast To Protest Inaction On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:28pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Esther Yu-Hsi Lee ...

Obama: Don't Let ACA Problems Stop Immigration
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:24pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Reid Epstein ...

Obama Pushing Immigration As New Doubts Emerge In House
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Laura Meckler ...

Immigration Reform 2013: Evangelical Leaders Urge To Pass Commonsense Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:12pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Michelle McErlain ...

What You're Not Allowed To Talk About In Washington
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:05pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

SBC leader, other clergy, meet with Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:01pm | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Bob Allen ...

Carney Claims Obama Is Willing To 'Assist' The Republican Party Politically With Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:45am | Type: Press

November 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Fred Lucas ...

Hunger Fast Aimed At Pushing Congress To Pass Immigration Reform Bill
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Pria Narapareddy ...

Willow Creek hosts Pray 4 Reform gathering
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:25am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Jasmine Young ...

Russell Moore, Jim Wallis and Other Christian Leaders Discuss Immigration Reform With President Obama
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 11:15am | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Morgan Lee ...

He Will Change Everything You Know About Undocumented Immigrants
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Press

November 15, 2013 Sojo in the News The Christian Post ...

Protestant Pastors Support Immigration Reform, According to Survey
Originally Posted: 11/18/2013 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

A new poll from Nashville-based LifeWay Research finds nearly six in 10 senior pastors of Protestant churches support immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship. The n ...

Hispanic's Arrest Reignites Debate Over Arizona Immigration Law
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:55pm | Type: Press

November 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Stephen Dinan ...

PHOTO: Obama, Biden holding hands during Russell Moore prayer on immigration
Originally Posted: 11/15/2013 - 5:40pm | Type: Press

November 14, 2013 Sojo in the News Sarah Pulliam Bailey ...