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Jerome’s Story

July 8, 2021 |

World Relief staff member, Jerome Bizimana, became a U.S. citizen after his struggle to escape hate and violence in what felt at times like a hopeless quest for peace.

My Life Motto: Becoming a Wounded Healer

June 8, 2021

In March we introduced you to Jenny Park, who became a World Relief volunteer a couple months into COVID-19. Drawing on her own experience as an immigrant and her skills in language tutoring, Jenny provided education support to a young woman from East Africa named Medina. In this post, Jenny shares about how a time…

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Congrats Class of 2021!

June 7, 2021

We at World Releif Chicagoland are so incredibly proud of the senior class of 2021. You faced challenge upon challenge and have done an amazing job! Ahmad Marie Name of High School – West Aurora High School Home Country – Syria How many years have you lived in the United States? – 4 years 10…

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Life Across Borders: What Does the Bible Say About Immigration?

June 4, 2021

Immigration, mass displacement and refugee resettlement are complex issues. At the heart of these issues, though, are women, men and children who are made in the image of God and long to live flourishing lives. In this monthly series from World Relief, gain a global and a biblical perspective on the subject of immigration, diving…

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