Their World Could End on 7/22/17

For 50,000 plus Haitians, July 22, 2017 is Doomsday.  That is the date when their TPS, Temporary Protected Status, is set to expire, putting them at risk for deportation back to their native country of Haiti.  They were given protected status following the devastating earthquake that destroyed much of Haiti in 2010.  Their status has been renewed every 18 months since then, but it is set to expire–and there is no guarantee that the current administration will renew it again.

Read more on the story from the LA Times HERE

Given what we’ve learned from our Lenten “Stranger Love” Fast from Xenophobia, what action do you think would be Biblically and morally just?

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