Arrive Ministries Registry List

ARRIVE MINISTRIES REGISTRY   Each time a new family arrives, we load up our van with items to furnish their new home. As we prepare for more families in 2021, we compiled a list of items needed to stock our donation room. Would you consider donating itemsRead more

The Story of Refuge Video and Resources

The Story of Refuge: A Conversation with Jessica Goudeau Video and Resources from October 27, 2020   Our Speaker: Jessica Goudeau is the author of After the Last Border: Two Families and the Story of Refuge in America, which was named a New York Times Editors’ Choice

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Biblical Justice: God’s Heart for the Refugee

For years, Wooddale Church has partnered with Arrive Minnesota to welcome refugee families with open arms. Why is refugee ministry so important? How should we think about refugees in our politically charged climate? What is the heart of God as it relates to refugees? What is the

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Refugees and Our Response Video and Slide Resources

Video and Slide Resources from Refugees and Our Response webinar on September 29, 2020  Recap: This timely seminar highlighted a Christian’s responsibility toward our nation’s refugees and immigrants. Offering data, commentary and a biblical perspective, Ms. Yang shared how Christians can align with God’s heart for

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Local Immigrant-Owned Restaurants

Order takeout from an immigrant-owned restaurant Here’s a resource on how to support an immigrant-owned restaurant! Some of our staff favorites include: Minneapolis: Marhaba Grill – South Minneapolis Gorkha Palace – NE Minneapolis Harry Singh’s Caribbean Restaurant – South Minneapolis Emily’s Lebanese Delicatessan – NE Minneapolis Daalo Hilaac Restaurant – South Minneapolis

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English-Speakers Learning Somali on Zoom

“Afar geesli,” says our Somali language guide, pointing to the square on the screen. Since last September, our SALT team has started four small groups of people who have been learning the Somali language. These groups initially met face-to-face, but when COVID19 came to Minnesota, we switched

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