Upcoming Event

Visiting Migrant Detainees in a Detention Center

DATESaturday September 22, 2018 - Thursday September 27, 2018
TIME12:00 am
LOCATIONLutheran Church of the Redeemer
Visiting Migrant Detainees in a Detention Center

Visit asylum seekers & other migrants in Boston’s Detention Center!  Offer spiritual & emotional support through this listening ministry.  The training will be on Saturday, September 22 and the evening of September 27 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Woburn, MA. Among the topics covered will be active listening skills, prison culture, cross cultural issues, legal issues, Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE), trauma, loss, separation.  Volunteers commit to once-a month visiting. Debriefing also occurs.  To sign up or ask questions, email pastorbrittacarlson@gmail.com.