WATCH: Horror stories at the U.S. southern border

IWC Volunteers, consider this your homework before your next shift! This mini-series gives us a better understanding of how much trauma our asylum seekers have gone through.   Series made by Anne Lewis and stories are told by Jennifer Harbury, who recounts her encounters with asylum seekers and border patrol.   Anne Lewis, the documentarian,…

Walk in Love border tour starts in San Antonio

“The humanitarian crisis on the border has drawn Episcopal church leaders from across the country to San Antonio, where they’ve begun what they’re calling the Walk in Love border tour.” “Hosted by the West Texas diocese, the tour began by walking from St. Mark’s Episcopal Church downtown to the bus station a block away, where…

Volunteers ‘just helping’ immigrants

December 11, 2018 @ 06:34 AM “The cold, cramped storeroom at the West Side church on Monday was buzzing with activity: nearly two dozen people hauling boxes and stuffing backpacks with bottled water, snacks, coloring books, hygiene products and other supplies. The packs were bound for the downtown Greyhound bus station and the San Antonio…