Celebrating 20 Years of Refugee Life Ministries!

As we reflect on 20 years of Refugee Life Ministries, we celebrate the 353 refugee families that have been impacted by the Gospel through their connection to church teams and volunteers. Many of these volunteers were part of that first airport welcome that planted the seeds of

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Planting Season for Church Refugee Gardens

Photo by Joanna Schaus Photo by Joanna Schaus Photo by Joanna Schaus Photo by Joanna Schaus First Free Church Maplewood opened up their Harvest Gardens this weekend! This is our largest church refugee garden in the state. Arrive Ministries and church staff tried to connect gardeners with

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Congratulations to Mike Neterer, SALT Director!

Congratulations to Mike Neterer on earning his MA in Language and Culture Studies from Dallas International University. His thesis, “Jiiddu Language Development: A Seventy Year Journey, 1951-2021” focuses on the Jiiddu language community of Southwest Somalia, and is the product of long-term relationships with Jiiddu speakers, both

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Welcome Tee Proceeds Benefit Arrive Ministries

Wear your heart for refugees on your t-shirt!     Buy now – our premium Welcome tees are only available for purchase until April 30, 2021. All net sale proceeds go to Arrive Ministries. Unisex crew and V-neck t-shirts are only $22 in sizes XS-XXXL. During the checkout

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Holiday Gift Guide

This is a curated list of gifts that support refugee and immigrant owned businesses, or gifts that teach about the refugee experience.     Epimonia Bracelets A Minneapolis-based refugee-owned business that turns recycled life jackets worn by refugees and reclaimed on the beaches of Greece into bracelets

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