Snapshots: Food Pantry Christmas + Navidad en el banco de comida 12.23.17


Matthew 25 SoCal: Vigils for Pastor Carias


Dear Brothers, Sisters, Allies:

This morning, July 24th, Pastor Noe Nolberto Carias Mayorga of the Iglesia Pentecostal Cristo la Roca de Poder Asambleas de Dios was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Los Angeles.  Pastor Carias:

  • Is an Evangelical Assemblies of God Pastor
  • Is married to a US Citizen with two citizen children ages 5 and 7
  • Is facing deportation solely because he entered the US as a teenager without permission 25 years ago
  • Has pending motions to remove his deportation orders plus a motion to re-open case
  • Had a stay of removal granted under former administration
  • Had a renewal petition for a stay of removal denied last week
  • Was detained this morning and is facing deportation

We will not stand by while his family is separated and his ministry harmed.

Details here:

What To Do If ICE Comes To Your Door


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Koreatown Homeless Count: 1.26.17



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Safe Church + Iglesia segura


Immanuel’s commitment is to be a true urban sanctuary for the nurturing and protection of all God’s children. As with every church in the city, we remain mindful of the safety and wellbeing of the most vulnerable people in our community. Our Safe Church Policy calls for this by:

  • Maintaining a safe and supportive church environment.
  • Providing for the Training and screening of staff and ministry participants.
  • Educating the congregation on topics such as sexual, elder and physical abuse and discrimination.

Working to create a church campus that is accessible to everyone.


El compromiso de Immanuel es ser un verdadero santuario urbano para la cultivación y protección de todos los/as hijos/as de Dios. Como otras iglesias en la ciudad, permanecemos consientes de la seguridad y bienestar de las más vulnerables personas en nuestra comunidad. Nuestra Póliza de Iglesia Segura llama a esto:

  • Mantener un ambiente seguro y compasivo en la iglesia.
  • Proporcionar capacitación e investigación del personal y participantes del ministerio
  • Educar a la congregación acerca de asuntos como abuso sexual, de anciano/as, físico y discriminación.

Trabajar para crear un campus que es asequible para todos/as.