Bishop Peggy Johnson recommends that all share and act on her
2018: The Year of the Migrant
statement calling for "every church to do at least one thing to help mitigate this global criss.
"As followers of Jesus Christ, we must show the quality of unconditional love and compassion to our
neighbors. This is done with our acts of justice and mercy and by the way we talk. The Book of James reminds us that a "great forest is set ablaze by a small fire and our tongue is a fire." (3:5). May we always speak with wisdom that is "first pure, then peaceable, gentle, willing to yield, full of mercy and good fruits, without a trace of partiality or hypocrisy." (