Author: Steve

Sergio’s Asylum Journey

Human Rights Violations in Nicaragua:

https://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Countries/NI/HumanRightsViolationsNicaraguaApr_Aug2018_EN.pdf

https://www.nytimes.com/es/2018/07/23/espanol/america-latina/silvio-baez-nicaragua-ortega-violencia.html

Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP):

https://www.texasobserver.org/attacked-in-mexico-returned-to-mexico-trump-policy-ignores-danger-to-asylum-seekers/

Organizations that have helped Sergio on his journey:

Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Matias de Cordova A.C., in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico:
https://cdhfraymatias.org/

Casa Tochan, in Mexico City:
https://www.casadelosamigos.org/en/tochan-turns-one/

Casa del Migrante, in Tijuana, Mexico:
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/border-baja-california/story/2020-03-26/casa-del-migrante-migrant-shelter-closes-for-first-time-to-protect-current-residents-from-coronavirusImmigration Defenders … read more.

GUEST AT YOUR TABLE

GUEST AT YOUR TABLE
An initiative of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
of the Unitarian Universalist Association

For everyone who is wanting to have more conversation with our four UUSC partners to explore more about what it’s like in

Marshall Islands (Mark Stege)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Suja Kurimuddin)
Louisiana (Chief … read more.

Transgender Awareness Week

Dear friends,

We are nearing the end of Transgender Awareness Week.  But we are not even close to the end of our need for it.  Increasing awareness is literally a life or death issue for 1 out of every 250 people in the U.S. (and their … read more.

New Ministry Start Up on Saturday

New Ministry Start Up – THIS SATURDAY 9:00am – 12:00pm – for all members and friends

Mission Peak UU is excited about selecting Rev. Greg to be our new Settled Minister.  But it’s important to realize, we have more than a new minister… we have a … read more.

Anti-Racism Work

The banner sponsored by our Unitarian Universalist congregation in conjunction with the First United Methodist Church.

BLACK LIVES MATTER and ANTI-RACISM
at Mission Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation

Our siblings who are Black, Indigenous, and/or Persons of Color have been brutalized since the very inception ofthe North American … read more.