Church in North Carolina Gains Attention of UN Refugee Agency as They Set Aside Fears to Help Refugees • ChurchLeaders.com

June 20th is World Refugee Day, a day set aside to bring awareness to the growing refugee crisis that is shaping up to define our age. This year, a Baptist church in North Carolina has garnered the attention of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) as they set aside their fears in order to obey a biblical command to help others.

“It is my faith in God that shapes a commitment to refugees,” says Pastor Bill Bigger of Hope Valley Baptist Church in Durham, North Carolina.

Source: Church in North Carolina Gains Attention of UN Refugee Agency as They Set Aside Fears to Help Refugees • ChurchLeaders.com

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